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Afia Walking Tree Presents

A Journey in Jamaica 

Dec 26, 2017 - Jan 2, 2018

Facilitators and Teachers 

What is the cost of the retreat?

The Retreat costs $1800* (airfare is NOT included):

  • Accommodations

  • 3 Meals per Day 

  • Healing Excursions in Jamaica

  • Daily Drum, Yoga and Healing workshops

  • Massage

  • Personalized Purification and Healing process

  • Airport Transportation to/from Montego Bay Airport 


The Retreat can be paid for in installation according to the following schedule: 

October 30 - $800 - (Non-Refundable Deposit) 

November 30 - $500

December 15 - $500


Preparing for journey:

The retreat is an opportunity to connect with women of the African diaspora and Indigenous nations and from United States and Jamaica in deep healing, physical restoration and spiritual revival. As a space of healing we ask you are prepared to: 

  • Not take any alcohol or marijuanna, or other substances (unless prescription) while with us.

  • Be in a deeply emotional space and willing to share your personal experiences, listen to other women's stories, and offer encouragement and gratitude. 

  • Have limited cell phone and WIFI use.

  • Eat mostly vegan, sugar free, caffeine free,  wheat/gluten free, "Ital" style food

Please note this is not a religious space all are welcome (including members of the lesbian, queer, and bisexual community). 


2016 - 2017 

Afia Walking Tree


African Diasporic Drum

Afro-Caribbean Nutrition


Marjorie Whylie,

Jamaican Drum Legend


Caribbean Music Scholar


Kameela Abdul,

Massage Therapist 

Yoga Instructor 



Dec 26, 2017  - Arrival 

Dec 27- 29, 2017   

7:30am wake up - Tea, Prepared Juice
8am - 9am-  Restore Your BODY
9am- 10:30AM Breaking-the-Fast

Afro-Caribbean Nutrition Class with Afia Walking Tree) 

11am - 1:00 PM Revive your SPIRIT 


Dec 27- 28, 2017  

  • Heart Circles 

  • Drumming Classes 

  • Creative Expression 

Dec 29, 2017

Jamaica Drum Legacies Featuring Marjorie Whylie 

1:00PM - 2:00PM Lunch (On/Off Campus) 

2:00pm - 4:00pm  SoulJOURNIES

  • Self Reflection 

  • 1-on-1 with Afia Walking Tree 

  • Massage


4:30PM - 5:30PM The Gathering 

  • Drum

  • Dance 

  • Song 

6:00PM - 7:00PM Dinner 


7:30PM- 9PM - Re-imagine your FREEDOM 

Dec 27th, 2017  

Drum-Talk-Story Featuring Afia Walking Tree 

Dec 28, 2017

Drum-Talk-Story Featuring Marjorie Whylie 

Dec 29, 2017 

Collective Wisdom/Art Sharing 

Dec 30-31, 2017  

Africa Village, Treasure Beach 

Accompong Maroon Village, St. Elizabeth 

New Year's Eve Ritual

Jan 1, 2018 - Happy New Year 

Blue Hole Excursion, Ocho Rios 

Jan 2, 2018 - Departure 

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