We’ll be using acrylic paints. This week-long workshop is designed for both beginners and intermediate students. Even if you have not had a paint brush in your hand since elementary school, we guarantee you will surprise yourself with the beautiful image you will create under Jody’s instruction.  The 5-night workshop begins on Sunday evening with supper at 6:00pm and concludes on Friday with lunch.  Check-in time is 4:00pm to 6:00pm on Sunday.  Accommodations are in private rooms with private baths.  Offering:  $495.00. You can reserve a spot with a $35 nonrefundable deposit. Included in the cost are all meals, drink service throughout the day, and all materials and art supplies needed to produce an icon.  For further information please call the retreat house at 610-258-3053.       Register

Jeanne Hunt is a mother and grandmother, has authored eight books and is a frequent author for the Catholic press. She preaches parish missions, gives retreats, days of reflection, and speaks at workshops and conferences. During this interactive retreat weekend, Jeanne will lead us through the seven stages of a healthy marriage with humor and insight. While couples have one beautiful wedding day, at seven times during the journey of their marriage, they will experience seven different marriages. Everything changes and they need to review where they are and begin again with another chapter of their lives together. Join Jeanne Hunt for a dynamic, humorous and insightful weekend. $300.00 per couple. Presenter; Jeanne Hunt. Register

For more info or to register please email; or, call 610-258-3053, ext. 10. Thanks!

Download retreat registration form to fill out and mail in here.

Monday Evening Mini Retreats (From September till May.)

Welcome and check-in is at 5:15 pm. The Monday evening mini-retreats begin at 6:00 p.m. with a full meal. After the meal there will be a presentation and discussions in the main conference room, followed by evening prayer; the closing blessing is at 9:00 p.m. The donation for these Monday evening retreats is $30.00 per person.
Please pre-register at least 10 days before the retreat so that we can adequately prepare for the meals and the distribution of hand-outs.      More Info

May the Lord give you peace!
The Franciscans and the Retreat House Retreat Team.