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The 22nd annual Lamb's Retreat for Songwriters, November 3-13, 2016

Directed by John D. Lamb at the Birchwood Inn, Harbor Springs, Michigan

November 3-6, 2016 Staff: Cliff Eberhardt, Amy Rigby, Louise Mosrie, Buddy Mondlock, Brett Perkins.
November 10-13, 2016 Staff: Michael Smith, Ronny Cox, Sally Barris, Whit Hill, Michael McNevin and Rachel Garlin.
Artists-in-residence Nov 5-15, 2015: Kirby, Dennis Kingsbury, Jim Bizer, Jack Benedict, and whoever registers for all ten days.


Retreat is open to all songwriters, their friends and family.
Concerts open to public Saturdays, November 5 & 12, 2016, 8pm, $15 suggested donation
Birchwood Inn, 7291 S. Lake Shore Drive, Harbor Springs, MI, 49740

To register for either week or all ten days, call Springfed 248-589-3913 or use any credit card online here.

Write a song. Inspirational talk/presentations. Discussions on craft/creative process. Open mic/song swaps. One on one sessions.
Good food. Great accommodations.

Directions to the Birchwood Inn here.

This year's schedules will be here.

Scholarship opportunities from Blissfest Music Organization

Springfed Arts Lamb’s Retreats for Songwriters 2016 Registration

Rates include Thursday night gala reception, 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners, wine and beverages.

Week 1 - Nov. 3-6, 2016  Week 2 - Nov. 10-13, 2016

Single occupancy-3 nights Nov. 3, 4 & 5 ■ $625  Nov 10, 11 & 12 ■ $625

Single occupancy-2 nights Nov 4 & 5 ■ $550  Nov 11 & 12 ■ $550

Share a dbl occ-3 nights Nov. 3, 4 & 5 ■ $525each  Nov 10 11 & 12 ■ $525each

Non-lodge-includes meals $350 Non-lodge-includes meals $350

Sharing with________________________________________ ____________________________________

Single occupancy ALL 10 nights Nov 3-13 $1400

Many songwriters opt for the full ten days so they can enjoy the midweek serenity and write more songs.  We gather ourselves at night in the Fireside Room.  Songs are sung.  They're heard.  We're good at listening.

Discounted lodging rate for pre and post stays are $75 per room, per night.

If sending a check, printable registration form here.

Photos from previous retreats:
Photos by Charlie Auringer found on Facebook here.



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