May 6, 2017

Eastern Regional Retreat Center


987 Shenendoa,
Ellijay, GA 30540

(706) 276-2001
[email protected]

987 Shenendoa, Ellijay, GA

The first regional retreat center established in the United States, Heart Chan ERRC provides the opportunity for people to experience Chan and deepen their practices in a safe, fun, non-stressful environment through multi-day retreats, teachers’ training, classes, and workshops that includes activities such as:

  • Flower Arranging
  • Calligraphy
  • Traditional Ink Painting
  • Contemplative Walking
  • Reading and Research
  • Guided Sitting Meditation
  • Other related activities led by guest intructors

You’re welcome to download the ERRC brochures to find out more about the center: (Page 1), (Page 2)

Practitioners are welcome to apply for long stays and/or private retreats in ERRC as long as they agree to adhere to the following policies. A suggested donation can also be made during your stay. You may fill out this form to apply for an extended stay.

ERRC offers periodic meditation, Tai Chi, calligraphy, and flower arrangement classes on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Be sure to check out our facebook page for the latest info and offerings, and never hesitate to drop by whenever you get the chance!