The Msgr. O’Dwyer Retreat House provides a unique place for several different types of retreat opportunities

Middle School Retreats

Facilitate a first time retreat experience that examines the transition into early adolescence and high school.

Confirmation Retreats

Help your young people come to a fuller understanding of what it means to say “yes” to the sacrament of confirmation.

High School Campus Ministry and Youth Group Retreats

Provide a time of reflection where young people can obtain a clearer understanding of themselves and their relationships with God, family, and friends.

College/Young Adults Retreats

Offer a time for young adults to gain insight on personal and spiritual journeys, and learn from other young adult’s experiences.


In addition, the House hosts these Archdiocese of Baltimore programs –

Division of Youth and Young Adult Ministry:

High School Leadership Institute (High-LI) – A week long retreat and training that prepares juniors and seniors for leadership roles in their schools, parishes, and communities.

Special Needs Ministry:

Camp GLOW (God Loves Our World) –  A week-long residential summer camp for adults with developmental disabilities