Silverlight Ecovillage and Retreat Center is a forming intentional community near Austin, Texas. Silverlight will be located on a 13-acre lot in Bastrop County, 45 minutes southeast of downtown Austin. The community will include a mixture of sustainable housing, community facilities (dining hall, yoga studio and meditation hall, offices, classrooms, gardens, ponds/pool), and forests/meadows left in a natural state. There will be opportunities for permanent residency, part-time residency, and short-term visitors wishing to experience life in an ecovillage. The core principles of Silverlight are sustainable living, cooperative working relationships, and spiritual development.