January 24, 2020 - January 26, 2020


Want to get away for a weekend of rest, prayer, and learning at your alma mater? Learn more below about our Alumni Retreat! A small amount of rooms have been reserved, so don’t wait to register! Limited space is available.

All Alumni Are Welcome!


Friday Evening:
Registration and Socializing

Registration for the Alumni Retreat will be held from 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. on Friday, January 24. Leave after work and head to Saint Meinrad for a night of socializing and to be ready for the retreat conferences in the morning! Connect with old friends and meet new ones at the St. John Vianney Lounge.

Saturday: Retreat Conferences, Relaxation, and Fine Dining!

This year’s presenter will be Fr. Mark O’Keefe, OSB, monk of Saint Meinrad, professor of moral theology, and former President-Rector of the Seminary and School of Theology.  He will present in the morning and afternoon on his latest publication titled, Abounding Virtues.  His work focuses on the cardinal virtues through St. Thomas Aquinas and related virtues for today.

In the evening, there will be a reception and a special dinner for retreat participants. The St. John Vianney Lounge will be open Friday and Saturday nights of the retreat for socializing and enjoying some refreshments.

Alumni enjoy a fine dining experience together during the Alumni Retreat on February 9, 2019.

Sunday Morning: Mass and Head Home!

Retreat participants are invited to stay for Mass on Sunday with the monastic community and enjoy breakfast together. Participants are invited to stay as long as they like, enjoying the grounds and exploring Saint Meinrad on Sunday before heading home.

Register

To register, visit our online registration page.

 


Schedule


Friday, January 24

 All times are Central Time

4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. .. Registration, St. Bede Hall Lobby

5:00 …………………………. Vespers, Archabbey Church

5:30 …………………………. Dinner, Newman Dining Room

7:00 – 10:00……………… Social, St. John Vianney Lounge

Saturday, January 25

7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. … Breakfast

7:30 – 10:00 ……………… Registration, St. Bede Hall Lobby

9:30 ………………………….. Morning Prayer and Gathering

11:00 …………………………. Morning Conference

Noon …………………………. Lunch, Newman Dining Room

1:30 p.m. ……………………. Afternoon Conference

5:00 …………………………… Vespers, Archabbey Church

5:30 …………………………… Dinner, St. Anselm Dining Room

 7:00 – 11:00 ………………. Social, St. John Vianney Lounge

Sunday, January 26

7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. ….. Breakfast

9:30 …………………………… Sunday Mass, Archabbey Church

Noon ………………………….. Lunch