Why should Pearlstone Center be at the top of your list while planning your next conference, retreat or simcha?
Here are 10 reasons:
- RETREAT Modern facilities and dedicated staff offer a distinctive environment for a pleasant and productive experience. With flexible meeting spaces, versatile sleeping accommodations, and nourishing meals and snacks to fit your schedule, Pearlstone provides the perfect setting for guests to achieve whatever they are seeking to accomplish.
- FARM A functioning farm features a diverse array of plants and animals and a unique opportunity to incorporate an educational program into your agenda. A farm tour, meet & greet the animals, ropes course challenge and an evening campfire are just a few of the activities that our Farm Staff can customize for your group.
- LEARN Organize a field trip for your school, community center or any interfaith or multicultural group interested in hands-on, experiential, environmental education! The Farm staff offers a wide variety of programming options catered to your needs, interests, and educational goals.
- CELEBRATE Create lasting memories for B’nai Mitzvah, weddings and family reunions. Pearlstone offers a lovely venue, delicious kosher cuisine and serene landscapes to celebrate these very special occasions. You can even incorporate an entire Shabbaton into your plans!
- PROGRAMMING Not currently involved with a group planning a visit to Pearlstone? Join us for Pesach, Sukkot or the annual Beit Midrash and engage in Judaic learning, feast on delicious kosher food and participate in communal Shabbat services. Or the overnight Family Camp held every summer offers programming for ages 12 and under as well as adult learning in sustainable agriculture, ecology, and Judaics.
- ACCESSIBILITY Driving or Flying? Pearlstone is conveniently accessible from Baltimore (30 minutes), Washington D.C. (1 hour), Philly (2 hours) and New York City (3 hours), and just a half hour from BWI International airport.
- AMENABLE Guests of all ages with a wide variety of denominations and religious observance will feel welcome and comfortable at Pearlstone.
- NATURE Whether you schedule a program with our knowledgeable Farm Staff or come with your own agenda, the rolling hills and natural surroundings of Pearlstone will inevitably influence your experience. Open air, grazing animals and the natural landscape of rolling hills and wooded areas inspire gatherings of all kinds.
- STAR-K CUISINE Our certified Kosher buffets are beautiful and bountiful with Home-Style cooking that has an emphasis on healthy food. Meeting your unique dietary needs is our specialty so no matter what your dietary restrictions or food allergies may be, we can accommodate you.
- ADAPTABLE For all the reasons above and more, Pearlstone is an empty vessel, providing the perfect foundation for you to retreat, farm, learn or celebrate whatever you can imagine!