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  • $35
    Know Your Roots
    Ongoing
    We invite Habitat and Fuller Center staff, board and homeowners to spend time at the birthplace of your organizations — the recommended stay is a minimum of two nights, but we can accommodate up to a full week. We recommend a minimum of four participants.   Koinonia will work with you to design the agenda for your stay. Perhaps you will want time for rest and reflection. The farm is a quiet…
  • $12
    Lunch & Tour
    Ongoing package (2 days / 1 night)
    Lunch: Monday through Friday You won’t go away hungry. We’re continually working to grow healthy food and share it with others. Lunch is served in our dining hall at noon, Monday through Friday. Tour: Monday through Saturday There is much to see at the farm. Want to know how pecans are harvested? Let us walk you through our three pecan plants and explain the process. A favorite stop along the…
  • $35
    Come See & Serve
    Ongoing
    This popular option includes both work and learning. Guests join us from 3, 4, 5 up to 14 days. You perform, right along side us, the daily tasks around the farm. You also have the option to attend talks given by community members during your stay and are welcome to join us for worship and community meals. Some use this time to sponsor and perform a needed work project as a gift to the community.…
  • $35
    Peace & Social Justice
    Ongoing
    From its founding in 1942, Koinonia Farm has been committed to pacifism, radical sharing and the sister/brotherhood of all people. Members work to understand and live the Sermon on the Mount — arguably the most challenging peace and social justice document ever written. The history and present day activities of Koinonia Farm are worth studying, but ours is but one of several peace and social…
  • $35
    Individual Visit
    Ongoing
    Individuals interested in a short visit are welcome. Perhaps you are just passing through and need a comfortable place to lay your head or you are in town to visit family and friends who live in the area or right here on the farm. In addition to historical Koinonia Farm, maybe you have come to visit President Jimmy Carter’s Plains, Georgia, Andersonville Prison, Habitat for Humanity’s Global…
  • $35
    Group Visit
    Ongoing
    Groups interested in a short visit are welcome. Perhaps you are just passing through and need a comfortable place to lay your head or you have come to visit area sites in addition to historical Koinonia Farm such as President Jimmy Carter’s Plains, Georgia, Andersonville Prison, Habitat for Humanity’s Global Village, the Albany Civil Rights Institute or many more such sites. Your group may…
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  • $200
    Four Dharmic Paths of Investigating Whiteness and Racism
    Oct 11 - 13, 2019 (3 days)
    This weekend will offer an introductory investigation of race, whiteness, and systemic racism for meditation practitioners who identify as white, providing a foundation from which white-identified meditators can begin the path of exploring their own social conditioning and cultivating tools to support them in confronting systemic racism and oppression in our society. The workshop incorporates the…
  • $100
    Dining Hall and Reading Room Rental
    Ongoing package (2 days / 1 night)
    Our Dining Hall is available for rental Monday through Saturday for banquets, parties, and meetings. Cost is $100 for 2 hours. Additional hours are charged at the same rate. Room capacity is 100 guests. Use of the kitchen is not included. Our Reading Room is available for rental Monday through Saturday for meetings. Cost is $100 for 2 hours. Additional hours are charged at the same rate. Room…

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