Stonehouse Farm

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Stonehouse Farm

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  • DescriptionLocated 90 miles west of Chicago, our eco-sanctuary and retreat center is a seasonal facility (May-October) that is used to host workshops, retreats, festivals, gatherings and events that promote healthy living, creative arts, spirituality, sustainability, and getting closer to nature. Yoga is also a focus; you can expect a yoga class every day (either led, or self-practice time) at the farm.

    This farm-turned campground-turned retreat center is looking forward to another season with much growing to do. We have a vibrant community with much excitement about the beginning stage and the possibilities of things to come. We need your help to make this a true sanctuary, sustainable not only to the ecosystem, but financially as well. We have a limited budget, creative means are necessary and encouraged to get things done. There is a lot of work to do but there is even more fun to be had. 37 beautiful acres, towering oaks, historic barns, fireflies, campfires, starry nights, a swimming pond and a positive loving community. Come join us...
    Looking for minimum 3 day stays. Also looking for resident interns for 2-4 month commitments. Tent accommodations with communal kitchen and hot showers.
  • LocationUnited States, Illinois, Christian County, Taylorville

  • Work
  • Type of work gardening, cleaning, cooking, and fix up projects
  • Hours per day yoga and meditation practice 7:30-9am, breakfast 9-10am, then work projects 10am-6pm with breaks for food and snacks
  • Work requirements: positive attitude, interest in yoga or meditation, interested in peace and cool vibes
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: 3 days
  • Maximum number of helpers: 15
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English
  • Has pets? no pets
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: tents and maybe yurts
  • Additional info