SVdP Annual Retreat at Marygrove Retreat Center

Jesus said to them, ‘Come away with me.  Let us go alone to a quiet place and rest for a while’…     Mark 6:31

The Diocesan Council of Marquette, MI – Society of St. Vincent de Paul is hosting the annual SVdP Retreat at Marygrove Retreat Center August 9-11, 2019.  It is a time of refreshment and relaxation for you to grow in friendship, spirituality and service.

Gayle Westfahl, a Vincentian from the Madison, WI District Council will serve as the Retreat Master.  Gayle is a member of the U.S. National Council – SSVdP Youth and Young Adult Committee, has attended SVdP Youth and Young Adult Rallies around the world and is also a talented composer and musician.  Gayle has provided retreats for the North Central Region Executive Directors.

The retreat is Friday, August 9 – Sunday, August 11.  Cost is $150 per person or $250 per couple.  Reservations can be made at the DCM office – 906-226-2311 or 800-430-2311 or

Vincentians will register from 3 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. on Friday.  Attendees should have dinner prior to the retreat starting at 7 p.m.; it ends on Sunday at 1 p.m.