Anne Marie Miller - Wife, Author, Teacher
Find out more about our guest speaker and register for the retreat Eventbrite - Lean On Me | A Weekend Retreat

anne marie miller author and guest speakerCome enjoy a weekend away in Oxnard at the Mandalay Beach Resort with other Girls Like Me and our special guest speaker, Anne Marie Miller, who is the author of  "Lean On Me." Set for release this August, this book about finding intentional, vulnerable and consistent community in Christ will be at the core of our time together.  Register by April 6th and benefit from our early bird rate of $50.

*Registration goes up to $60* as of April 7th.*


Hotel accommodations are not included but can be made online. Here's just a glimpse of the beautiful setting for our weekend retreat and some details you'll want to know so you can have the best time possible away with your girlfriends:

  • Retreat Date:  Friday, May 16 and Saturday, May 17
    • Check-in begins at 4pm on Friday
    • First session starts at 7pm on Friday night
    • Retreat officially ends at 4pm on Saturday afternoon
  • Hotel accommodations:
    • We have a limited block of rooms available at a discounted rate of $199 per night double occupancy with a $25 charge for each additional adult.
    • The cut off date for the discounted rate is April 16th, so call now! Mandalay Beach Resort Reservations - 805-984-2500. We will send you the promo "code" once you've registered to make your room reservations and enjoy the discounted rate.
    • Blocked rooms available on a first come, first served basis.
    • Accommodations include complimentary reception on Friday evening and cooked-to-order breakfast on Saturday morning.
    • Bring some cash for lunch on Saturday afternoon.
    • If it works with your budget, consider staying Saturday night at the resort with your girlfriends for the same discounted group rate!
  • Parking:
    • Plan to carpool, as the cost is $16 for overnight parking.
    • Parking is $6 if you will not be staying the night.

If you need some help finding a roommate for the retreat, please email and we will try to connect you with other women in your situation.