Monastery of the Visitation 2018 Activities Schedule

Dec 29-31 Reserved   Jun 29-Jul 1  
Jan 5-7 Epiphany   Jul 6-8 Reserved 4th of July
Jan 12-14 Engaged Encounter   Jul 12-15 Ladies' Retreat (Thurs-Sun)
Jan 19-25 Seminarians   Jul 19-22 St. Joseph the Workman (Thurs)
Jan 26-Feb 1 Reserved   Jul 27-29  
Feb 2-4 Reserved   Aug 3-5 Engaged Encounter
Feb 9-11 Mardi Gras   Aug 10-12 Reserved
Feb 14 Ash Wednesday   Aug 17-19 Men of St. Joseph Retreat
Feb 16-18 Men's Retreat   Aug 24-26  
Feb 23-25 El Camino Hispanic Marriage Program   Aug 31-Sept2 Labor Day
Mar 2-4 Engaged Encounter   Sept 7-9 Men's Retreat
Mar 9-11 Ladies' Retreat   Sept 14-16  
Mar 16-18 Pensacola Women's Study Group   Sept 20-23 Cursillo for Men
Mar 23-25 Palm Sunday   Sept 28-30 Engaged Encounter
Mar 30-Apr 1 Easter Sunday   Oct 5-7 Secular Order of Carmel Retreat
Apr 6-8 Divine Mercy Sunday   Oct 11 -14 Cursillo for Women
Apr 13-15 reserved tentatively   Oct 19-21 Ladies' Retreat
Apr 20-22 Engaged Encounter   Oct 26-28 O. Carm. Retreat for Seculars
Apr 27-29 Hispanic Life in the Spirit Retreat   Nov 2-4 Engaged Encounter
May 4-6 Hispanic Youth Group Retreat   Nov 9-11 Legion of Mary Retreat
May 11-13 Ascension   Nov 16-18 Reserved
May 18-20 Reserved-Pentecost   Nov 23-25 Thanksgiving
May 25-27 Emaus for Women   Nov 30-Dec2 12-Step Retreat (1st Sun of Advent)
May 31-Jun8 Sacred Heart Novena   Dec 7-9  
Jun 1-3 Reserved-Sacred Heart Novena   Dec 14-16 Forty Hours
Jun 8-10 Reserved   Dec 21-23 Reserved
Jun 15-17 Emaus for Men (Father's Day)  

Dec. 28-30


Jun 22-24     Jan 4-6 Epiphany


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For reservations please write the Monastery of the Visitation, 2300 Spring Hill Avenue, Mobile, Alabama 36607 or FAX (251) 476-9761.
There is a $20.00 non-refundable Registration fee.

Visitation Monastery, established in 1832, is one of the historic monuments in old Mobile. It initiated retreats in 1956 and has since welcomed thousands of retreatants and married and Engaged Encounter couples. The weekend retreats begin Friday evening with registration from 5:00 p.m. dinner at 6:00 p.m. and Mass at 7:30 p.m. Retreats close Sunday afternoon.

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