Auction

Posted by on Jul 13, 2020 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Auction

Auction

It’s here! The O’Dwyer Auction 2020 is only 3 days away, but you can register and preview items now simply by clicking on this link: https://handbid.app.link/odwyerauction2020 Thanks for your support of the House! We hope you can join us on-line for the...

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Santa’s Workshop

Posted by on Nov 8, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Santa’s Workshop

Santa’s Workshop

Santa’s Workshop Saturday, December 21 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Join us for a fun, festive day of crafts, vendors, music, holiday favorites on the big screen, and much more! We will have Breakfast with Santa, including pancakes, sausage, and beverages. Breakfast tickets available: in advance: $5.00 for children 12 and under.  $8.00 for +13 and adults. at the door: $6.00 for children 12 and under.  $9.00 for +13 and adults To purchase tickets in advance, please click here. Vendors wanted! If you would like to be a vendor, please fill out this form to register. Flea Market Tables...

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57th Annual Golf Tournament – Sponsors

Posted by on Sep 4, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 57th 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.  Please patronize them and thank them for their support of our House!   We welcome your inquiry about sponsorship for our 2020 Tournament!  Please help us make this year our greatest success ever!   EVENT SPONSORS Orndorff & Spaid, Inc   TITLE SPONSORS Avena Contracting BWS...

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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 57 years. Our founder, Msgr. Clare O’Dwyer, had a vision of creating a place that would become “a spiritual powerhouse” for young people.  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 the House’s operating expenses. There are also many needs a 57 year old facility has to keep it up and improve it for the...

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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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Service Opportunity with First Fruits Farms

Posted by on Apr 16, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Service Opportunity with First Fruits Farms

Service Opportunity with First Fruits Farms

We are very pleased to remind everyone of a wonderful service opportunity for your group when you come to visit. Last year the Archdiocese of Baltimore began a partnership with First Fruits Farms, a nearby volunteer, non-profit ministry dedicated to planting, harvesting, and distributing fruits and vegetables to soup kitchens and food banks in the Baltimore/Washington region. In over ten years their operation has grown to over 150 acres of land under cultivation in Freeland, MD (about 20 minutes north of the Retreat House,) and last year added 25 acres of land owned by the Archdiocese which...

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