56th Annual Golf Tournament – Sponsors

Posted by on Sep 4, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 56th Annual Golf Tournament – Sponsors

The success of the Msgr. O’Dwyer Retreat House begins with its guests, its friends, and family who make our existence possible.  Our Annual Golf Tournament is one of our largest fundraisers and we could not make this day great without the continued support of our generous sponsors below.  Please patronize them and thank them for their support of our House!   EVENT SPONSOR Schuster Concrete Construction   TITLE SPONSORS BWS Industries Century Engineering Frazier Mechanical Orndorff and Spaid Weyrich, Cronin and Sorra, P.A. The Whiting-Turner Company   CART SPONSORS The...

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Annual Bull Roast

Posted by on Jan 28, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Annual Bull Roast

Annual Bull Roast

Save the date and join us for our 10th Annual Bull and oyster Roast on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 7-11  p.m. Tickets are $55 each or a table of ten for $500 Enjoy a fun filled evening which includes delicious food, beer, wine and sodas, 50/50 and Pick a Number raffles, casino games, and drawing for a Basket of Cheer! This year’s event is being held at Calvert Hall College High School, 8102 LaSalle Road, Towson.  Sponsorships and advertising is available. Contact Rob Hott, Director of Development, at the Retreat House for more information and/or tickets at 410-472-2400, option...

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Come to High LI!

Posted by on May 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Come to High LI!

Come to High LI!

High School Leadership Institute (High LI) is an annual week long summer leadership development program held here at the Retreat House that is provided by the the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s Division of Youth and Young Adult Ministry.  Youth, entering grades 10 to 12 in the next school year, have the opportunity to live and pray in community while learning how to be more competent and effective leaders in their parishes and school. To register for High LI 2017 click...

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Remembering Mark Pacione

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Remembering Mark Pacione

Mark Pacione, longtime retreat leader, supervisor, friend, and supporter of the House, died suddenly on December 29. Mark first came to the House as a young person, and lead retreats here from the 1970’s to the present.  As director of the Office of Youth Ministry for the Archdiocese of Baltimore, which later became the Division of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, he oversaw our operations and served on our Board from the mid-80’s until 2009.  In this capacity he supervised and supported the directors of the house, and worked tirelessly for the needs of the House.  Most recently...

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Annual Appeal

Posted by on Dec 7, 2013 in Featured, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Annual Appeal

Annual Appeal

We have been blessed to serve the young people and adults of the Archdiocese and surrounding dioceses for 54 years. Our founder, Msgr. Clare O’Dwyer, had a vision of creating a place that would become “a spiritual powerhouse” for young people.  As we have heard  from so many of the young people and adults who come here (over a quarter of a million young over the years!), the Retreat House certainly is that place Msgr. O’Dwyer promised it would be, and we are grateful to you for supporting his enduring legacy that got its start back in 1963. Retreat fees provide only a percentage of...

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O’Dwyer Stories

Posted by on Jun 10, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on O’Dwyer Stories

O’Dwyer Stories

In the almost 50 year history of the Retreat House, there are literally thousands of stories that can be told by the people who have been here. Many are  stories of faith and personal conversion.  Others are funny stories or stories of friendship or stories of a really good experience here at the House.  We want you to tell those stories about the House, so we can share them with others. How was your experience at the Retreat House special for you? What’s something that happened there that positively affected your life and your faith journey? What’s something good you learned at the...

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