Spirit in the Desert Events Calendar

Spirit in the Desert Events Calendar

See what’s happening on campus and online by reviewing the Spirit in the Desert Events Calendar. All are welcome here! Whether you’re looking for Spirit’s signature Desert Sojourn Retreats, classes, partner events or worship opportunities, you’ll find it here.


Dec 6, 2023
Wednesday Respite; image of the altar in Ravenscroft Chapel at Spirit in the Desert

Wednesday Respite ~ In Person

A 30-min contemplative service of scripture, prayer, music and a Touchpoint homily by Spirit in the Desert faith mentor, Henry Rojas.
Dec 10, 2023
Spirited Advent: My Soul Magnifies the Lord

My Soul Magnifies the Lord: Virtual Advent Program

Join Spirited Advent for an online soul journey with Mary, mother of the Christ. Think of it as a blessed time-out, a necessary time of soul replenishment during this most festive and frantic season of the year.
Dec 13, 2023
Tamale Making with Chef Karl; image of 6 tamales on a plate

Tamale Making Workshop with Chef Karl

The Hands-on Tamale Making Workshop with Chef Karl is open to all. Whether you are a gourmet or a newbie, Chef Karl is sure to share tips and tricks you didn’t know before. Demonstration, hands-on practice, lunch, and 12 tamales to take home ~ what could be better than that?
Dec 14, 2023
Spirited Examen; Watercolor/chalk Image of the Holy Spirit swirling in the sky

Spirited Examen

Beginning in October 2023, the Spirited Book Club discussion becomes the Spirited Examen! Through guided meditation, readings, and prayer, we will strengthen our relationship with God, Creation, and one another.