Eastover Estate and Retreat
EASTOVER ESTATE & RETREAT is a residential holistic retreat center, dedicated to serving the greater holistic community, for the last 5 years it has been undergoing a complete renovation and is emerging as a facilitator of holistic workshops and retreats. Centered around an evocative Berkshire Summer Cottage with sun trenched café, juice bar, library, meeting rooms, porch, terrace, luxury bedrooms, Eastover is centrally located in the cultural hub of the Berkshires, and only minutes from Tanglewood, Kriplau, Shakespeare & Co. and dozens of other cultural venues, Eastover is an ideal location for teachers, groups, organizations and companies seeking retreat and training. Eastover offers spacious characteristic and historical workshop and program rooms with multiple meeting and studio facilities including well-equipped commercial kitchens ideal for all styles of cooking classes. There is a wide range of limited overnight accommodations preserving its intimacy to fit everyone’s budget, from rustic, to contemporary, to luxurious.
600 Acres of silence cradled by Houstonic River and October Mountain, Eastover is a mix of inviting lawns, courtyards, meadows, gardens, forests, woodland trails, and panoramic views of the Mt Greylock, the site creates a sense of expansiveness and a feeling of serenity where people can meet outside the bustle of everyday life. Eastover is unaffiliated with any specific spiritual tradition. Its eclectic open-hearted receptivity to a broad array of groups and teachers aims to support the continuing emergence of holistic and ecological ideas capable of renewing our culture and leading the way to a sustainable planet.
Tally Ho Entertainment/workshop Venue
Located just walking distance from the Mansion is our newly renovated, multi-purpose entertainment venue known as Tally Ho, an iconic gathering place loved for decades by people from the Berkshires and beyond. Tally Ho offers the largest indoor space in Berkshire County, with over 9,000 sq. ft. suitable
Looking forward to hosting your many successful workshops/retreats at Eastover.
Chinese Astrology (Four Pillars/Eight Characters, more commonly know as the Ba Zi) is one of the oldest systems of astrology, and has been an integral part of Chinese Medicine and Culture for thousands of years. During this workshop, you will learn how this system works, how it can provide insights into your emotional disposition, physical strengths and weaknesses and many more aspects of yourself. You will also learn valuable tools for self-healing. A wide array of topics will be taught pertaining to the Five Phase System as related to the Four Pillars/Eight Characters chart. You will also have hands-on calligraphy instruction and practice in the 22 Branch & Stem Chinese Characters by Master Calligrapher Lorelei Chang who will be assisting Mark for the weekend. Included with your paid workshop registration will be your own personal chart prepared for you by Mark R. Reinhart. Have your birth year, month, day and time (within two hours) ready when you come.
A Chinese Astrology, personal Fung Shui workshop. Learn how it provides insights into physical strengths, weaknesses and emotional disposition.