The Diocese of Burlington will be hosting three retreats during the next two months and invite you to join us. These include the Annual Men’s Conference, a Women’s Retreat, and a Young Adult Retreat. The Young Adult Retreat is aimed at creating community and spiritual nourishment for those in our diocese aged 20-39. For questions about any of the retreats listed, contact Nicole Hamilton at or 802-658-6110 ext. 1131.

Annual Vermont Catholic Men’s Conference: March 16, 9 am to 2:15 pm at Our Lady of the Angels Parish Hall, Randolph. Cost: $30 for Adults, $15 for College Students, and Under 18 years old free with a paying adult; lunch included. Register at: This year’s theme is “Band of Brothers” with Deacion RJ Dourney.

Annual Vermont Catholic Women’s Retreat Saturday: April 6, 9 am to 3 pm at Maternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Springfield (Holy Family Parish). Cost: $30 with lunch included. Register at: The keynote speaker is Sister Paul Mary Dreger, FSE. The theme of the retreat is “The Eucharistic Life: Bread of Life & Bread for Others.”

Young Adult Retreat: April 26 (evening) – April 28 at St. Anne’s Shrine in Isle LaMotte. Cost: $75 (includes lodging and meals) Register at: This retreat is an opportunity for Catholic young adults (both married and single) to gather with others from throughout the state. The retreat will also include members of the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist and will feature time for Mass, Adoration, and confession. Intended for ages 20 through 39.

—Originally published in the March 2-8, 2024, edition of The Inland See.