Our mission is to cultivate place, nurture community, and co-create experiences which grow our human capacity for compassionate, courageous action. Our 108 acre campus has been a home for transformative learning since 1972.
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An invitational leadership conference imbued with a heartfelt sense of community, spirit, and service.
This Transform Your Boundaries ® Immersion will help you build your toolkit and discover ways to use your boundaries for your wellbeing, your relationships, your work in the world, and to navigate through these times.
Blaine Bartlett is President and CEO of Avatar Resources, Inc., a leadership consultancy he founded in 1987. He has served clients in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, South America and the United States. Over the past three decades he has consulted worldwide with executives, companies, and governments and has delivered training programs to well over a quarter of a million individuals and has indirectly impacted close to one million individuals. Blaine is considered a major innovative voice in the areas of…
An experiential and transformative 5 day retreat for those seeking wholeness of self, strength of purpose, spiritual connection and the healing of self-limiting beliefs.
This retreat will include awareness building, personalized coaching from a multi-racial team, and identifying next steps for anti-racist action and practice.
A gathering of older adults seeking the greater self-awareness, purpose, and tools to become more useful and empowering mentors, along with young adults seeking greater self-awareness and purposeful leadership.
Explore our 108 acre trail system (map PDF, 411 KB). Out of respect for wildlife and other trail users, please leave dogs, bikes, and horses at home.
See the history of the Whidbey Institute and its predecessor, the Chinook Learning Community.
These titles have served to help evolve our organizational culture or were written by program partners leading work here, our founders, or our senior fellows.
Make a program inquiry for a multi-day reservation on our main campus or a daytime or evening gathering at Storyhouse.
These upcoming gatherings are free (or by donation) and open to our community. We look forward to having you with us soon!
Learn how we stewarded your investment in 2016, and read inspiring stories from a year of place, community, and transformational learning experiences.