Registration for Healing Hearts Retreats 2016


The registration fee is a sliding scale fee.  Please pay more if you can afford more to help us cover the costs of operating this event.  Camp Earth Connection is a beautiful facility adjacent to the Hammond Hill State Forest in Dryden, NY. It is owned and operated by Susan Rausch.   Camp Earth Connection is about Diversity, Acceptance and Community, and welcomes women ages 18 and up to this event.  (Read further down about our policy for young women under 18.)

Lodging is also available.  Lodging reservation fees are paid separately.  Scroll down this page to read about lodging options and discounted fees for the retreat.


  • Healing Hearts Early Fall Weekend Retreat at Camp Earth Connection
    • Full Retreat: Friday – Sunday, September 9-11, 1pm – 1pm
        • Sliding Scale Fee, Full Retreat: 200-400
        • Daily Registration:
            • Friday Only Fee: 50-100
            • Saturday Only Fee: 100-200
            • Sunday Only Fee: 50-100

          Sliding Scale – Full Retreat

          Friday Registration

      Saturday Registration

      Sunday Registration

      Student/Teen Full Registration


      Discounted Rates for Healing Hearts Participants:  Please note Tompkins County requires a 3% Occupancy Tax to be collected on lodging.  This will be added to your fee.

        • Tent Camping – 20 dollars/person/wknd
        • Rustic Cabins (sleep 2-4) – 30 dollars/person/wknd, minimum of 2 people per cabin  (These cabins include: Red Eft, White Pine, and Meadow Vole)
        • Cabins w/electric (sleep 2-4) – 50 dollars/person/wknd, minimum of 2 people per cabin (These cabins include: Monarch, Storytime, & Love Shack)
        • All campers have access to shower house & hot tub.

      Weekend Lodging

      Shared Meals Included: Friday Dinner; Saturday Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner; And Sunday Breakfast & Lunch provided plus snacks and hot beverages

    • All Healing Hearts Retreats are alcohol and drug free events.  Smoking is permitted off camp grounds only.
    • Pet’s are not permitted during this event w/out prior approval.  There is a camp dog on the premises.
    • We do not provide childcare at this time.
    • Teen girls between the ages of 13 and 17 may attend but must be accompanied by a guardian and supervised by a guardian as needed or as requested by the retreat coordinator.  Student and Teen Rate is 50% of registration fee.


        • Make sure to note any food allergies on your Medical or Registration Form.
        • Vegetarian/Vegan Lunch and healthy snacks provided.
        • Feel free to bring food to share.

    To Register:

          1. Complete and Submit: Retreat Registration and Medical Form
          2. Make payment here via PayPal or Mail check to: Earth Connection, LLC, 63 Hammond Hill Rd., Freeville, NY 13068
          3. Review Suggested List of What to Bring to the Day Retreat & Weekend Retreats to be prepared.