Day Programs
Consider arriving a day early, staying a day longer or spending the whole weekend at the Center.
Please call The Casa to inquire about room availability.
You are considered registered for a program at the Franciscan Renewal Center (FRC) only when your payment is received. In the event of a program cancellation, the FRC does not assume responsibility for airfare and transfer fees.
Cancellations of registrations without lodging received before the start of the program will receive a full refund, minus a $20 processing fee.
Cancellations of registrations with lodging received more than seven days in advance of the start of the program or retreat will receive a full refund, minus a $20 processing fee.
Cancellations of registrations with lodging received seven days or less than the start of the program or retreat will be charged 50% of the full price of the planned stay.
Full refunds will be made to you if the program is full or if it is cancelled by The Casa.
Services Rendered
All programs and retreats (unless otherwise noted) are offered on site at the Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale, Arizona 85253. Registrants are responsible for the cost of travel to/from the Franciscan Renewal Center.
For guests who opt to stay overnight, a check-in and check-out time will be provided to you following confirmation of your registration and before the date of the program or retreat.
Generally, check-in time for retreats is 5:00 pm, dinner is served at 6:00 pm, and the retreat concludes with lunch on Sunday unless otherwise specified.
Your Questions
Contact the Front Desk at 480.948.7460 between 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Mon-Sat; 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Sunday
Customer Service inquiries to, 480.948.7460, x 132 or or 800.356.3247
September 2017 : Program Details
Fri, Sep 15 - 6:00pm
Sun, Sep 17 - 1:00pm
Shirley Cunningham
Kissed By God Women's Retreat
Holy Women Create
Shirley Cunningham

This interactive retreat invites your creative expression as we explore art by and about Holy Women. Invite these women to lead you to a deeper trust of your own inner wisdom, grace, and creativity.


Miriam the Dancer, Hildegard the Artist/ Musician, Teresa of Avila and Therese of Lisieux, Writers. From ancient times: Mary Magdalene, The Woman at the Well, and the recently recognized Tekakwitha and Hildegard.  


Special skills are not necessary, only a sense of openness to the creative spirit.   

Spiritual directors will be available to give retreatants an opportunity to share their faith journey in individual sessions.     


Pre-registration required   

Regular Registration Fees
$140.00 Commuter (None Available)
$225.00 Private Room w/ Bath
$175.00 Shared Room w/ Bath (None Available)
Program Code: 17AER38375
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