2020 Retreat Cancelled.

In light of the COVID-19 health crisis. This years women’s retreat has been cancelled to enable social distancing and to protect those who are vulnerable.

Stay safe.

Looking for a break?

Need a time for spiritual renewal?

Want to connect with other women in meaningful ways?

If you can answer yes to any of the above, then the Manitoba Baptist Association’s annual Women’s Retreat is designed with you in mind.

What makes this weekend so special is the combination of rest & relaxation, fellowship, worship and spiritual inspiration. Our speaker this year is Lorraine Hartsook from Eston Saskatchewan. Held at the Elkhorn Resort, located in the fabulous in Riding Mountain National Park, this is a weekend like no other. Equipped with its world class Solstice Spa, wonderful accommodations, and great food, Elkhorn Resort is the perfect place for a mid-winter getaway.

Register Now!

Click here to register for the 2019 Retreat

Before March 31, 2020

Fee: $130.00 on or before March 31, 2020

After March 31, 2020

Late Fee: $165.00 after March 31, 2020


$40 non-refundable deposit $125 balance due upon arrival at retreat ($90 balance due upon arrival if registered by March 31, 2020) *registration fee includes 3 meals


  • 6:00 p.m. Registration
  • 7:00 p.m. Get Acquainted
  • 7:30 p.m. Snacks
  • 8:30 p.m. Session 1


  • 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
  • 10:00 a.m. Session 2
  • 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. Workshops / Free Time
  • Lunch Note: Lunch is not provided.  Everyone is on their own, choose from the resort restaurant or bring snacks from home.
  • 6pm Evening Dinner – Session 3


  • 10:00 a.m. Session 4
  • Checkout – Express checkout available. You are responsible for your own breakfast. Breakfast in the restaurant is available with special retreat menu.

Workshops are optional, HOWEVER, all workshops require pre-registration. There will be NO signing up at Elkhorn. You can register for the workshop(s) of your choice online or through the mail in brochure.

Saturday Morning Workshops


7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Saturday Morning. Limit 20. Patricia Alvarez – presenter.


Saturday Afternoon Workshops


Card Making

Presented by: Grace Jersak


Gratitude Journaling

Presented by: Perla Turner


Loom Knitting

Presented by: Christine Schroeder.

Come try loom knitting–you’ll make a cozy toque, and take home the gear to make many more lovely knitted items! The cost is $25.


Craft Sale

You also will have the opportunity to do some shopping in Salon D!
We will have tables set up with Essential Oils, Thirty-One, Lavish Beauty, Tupperware, Living Books, Gabriel’s Heart Jewelry, Shelley Loewen’s Jewelry and beautiful artwork from Bloom Design and photography.

The room rate is $140.00 plus GST & PST per night.  Room cost can be shared with up to 4 people.  Chalets are available for up to 10 people. Please call Elkhorn for 2020 chalet rates.

Please book your own room prior to March 27 by calling 1-866-355-4676.  Be certain to ask for MBW20 rooms.

To reserve rooms on-line

.  Go to www.elkhornresort.mb.ca

.  Go to “reserve your stay online.”

.  Put in the dates of April 24 check-in & April 26 checkout

.  Use promo code MBW20 [case sensitive]

.  Click on “check availability”

.  Follow the steps from there.

A credit card number will be required at time of booking as well as names of roommates.  Rooms will be released to the public after March 31.

Solstice Spa

Prebooking is not required for the use of the Mineral Pool, but it is required for any treatments [massage, manicure, etc.] that you wish to receive and should be booked well in advance of the weekend.  A 15% discount is available to retreat attendees for “hands on” treatment only.

Solstice Spa Reservations: 1-866-355-4676

www.elkhornresort.mb.ca  to preview resort.

Donations to our annual Silent Auction and Give Aways are gratefully accepted. Proceeds used to off-set retreat expenses.

Please remember that some ladies have fragrance allergies and restrict your use of same.

For More Information

Contact: Judy Hart by email or by phone: 1-204-525-2258.