Come as you are... Be who you want to be.
Like-minded women from all over the United States come to find the group of friends they've always longed for; smart, supportive, open-minded, kind, reaching for all that life has to offer, determined to pursue their dreams.
Most of all, these women believe in themselves, and they are are ready to believe in you.
They come for a variety of reasons, but common to all is a desire for community, an openness to learn from one another, and a longing for real connections that will endure and provide inspiration and support long after our time together in the woods in Woodstock.
To find a new tribe
Like-minded women 50 or so or over, who want to learn and share with one another
To learn new stuff
Healthy lifestyle, tech, movement, nutrition, goal-setting, entrepreneurship, and more!
To write among writers
To learn from seasoned writing coaches and immerse themselves in a writing community.
To change your life
To learn. Try new things. Write that book. Make new friends. BE who you want to BE.
from those who've been...
Founder Ann Voorhees Baker explains...
Feels Like Woodstock
New Music From Thoughtful Songwriters -
to make you remember, allow you to dream, take you back to the people you once knew,
face your true self, give you hope for the future, and inspire you to do greater things.
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I’m not even going to waste your time trying to describe the food at Women At Woodstock. Let me just say it’s all fresh, it’s all healthy, it’s all delicious, it’s deeply satisfying… That’s enough talk. Just look…
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Laura E. Kelly is the creative director and partner with author Warren Berger in WBLK Media, Inc., a media consultancy that specializes in words and images, specifically books, articles, book proposals, and websites for creatives. Their most recent co-production is the new book, The Book of Beautiful Questions: The Powerful Questions That Will Help You Decide,[…]
Here’s a playlist of new music from thoughtful songwriters to transport you to other times & places, inspire dreams, lift your mood, and motivate you. Enjoy! P.S. Do you have a favorite song to suggest for the playlist? (Something relatively new, not oldies…) Name it in the comments below and I’ll add it in!
Sounds like a joke, right? But it’s me, and I’m serious. Last year at our final breakfast at the Women At Woodstock Writers Retreat, I mentioned that I thought I would get a tattoo for my next birthday. I made the statement kind of sheepishly, darting my eyes around the table for signs of disgust[…]
Here’s the answer, in a visual minute-and-a-half. Thank you, Laura E. Kelly, for producing this cool video for Women At Woodstock! Click here to register.
If it’s at all techie, I like to do it myself. It’s my lifelong obsession. Show me a panel of buttons, an array of switches, or a bunch of code, and I’ve gotta learn how to work that thing. When I was six, I begged for a “dashboard” for Christmas. I tore the wrapping off[…]
A friend wrote to me about the agony she was suffering trying to transfer all the files from her almost-dead computer to her new one. She was using flash drives and it was taking days. I wrote back to her with this: “I urge you to throw down those flash drives and do this instead:[…]
Two weeks ago, my friend Jerry’s 89-year-old mother fell down a staircase. I know, horrifying. Miraculously, she suffered no broken bones. But her cuts, bruises, and wrenched muscles will take a long time to heal. She’s in a lot of pain, on top of the usual limitations from a past shoulder injury and, well, just[…]
Women At Woodstock alum Veronica Schauder, who led a wonderful SoulCollage session early one morning at our Workshop Weekend last October, will be doing a SoulCollage workshop this Saturday, April 28 in Huntington, NY. If you live in the area, I suggest you go! Click the image below for further details.