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The Priory Retreat House
135 Priory Rd
Chestertown, NY 12817
 

Programs & House Use

…show hospitality to strangers, for some who have done this have entertained angels without realizing it!

Hebrews 13:2

Come to The Priory Retreat House

The Priory hosts and listens to all who come to its doors. We offer overnight retreats, weekend workshops, and full and half-day programs. We also host groups who want a place to hold their own retreats and gatherings, and individuals who are seeking a time of solitude and prayer.  The house and grounds are places that cultivate stillness and stability amidst an ever-changing world.

Upcoming Programs

We offer structured services and programs throughout the year. To learn more, please click on your program of interest below.

SATURDAY, MAT 27, 10AM-AFTERNOON Free meal included! We need your help to prepare the Priory for our summer guests!  Come, volunteer and enjoy the company of the extended Priory Community.  Please RSVP below or call ahead so that we can prepare enough food for a hearty......

FRIDAY, JUNE 23, 1-AM-3PM Did you know that there are 189 women mentioned in the Bible?  Fear not, Father Jim Kane will not speak about all of them!  However, he will share with us about the Matriarchs of the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament), the women......

SATURDAY, JULY 15, 5-8PM Help us kick-start the RENEW the Priory Campaign by joining us for an evening of music, food, and fellowship! A live concert featuring the bluegrass locals, “The Schroon River String Band.”  Enjoy exploring the House and Grounds while listening to the......

SATURDAY, JULY 22, 9AM-LATE AFTERNOON Plus, An Adirondack Presentation (Friday, July 21, 7 PM) Are you ready for an adventure?  Join Paul Gibaldi as he leads us by canoe or kayak to Balfour Pond, near Newcomb, NY.  It is an extremely remote area beyond the......

FRIDAY, JULY 28, 5PM- SUNDAY, JULY 30, 11AM We all make decisions — some with careful reflection, some without much thought.  To be alive is to face choices constantly.  In the different seasons of life, we are challenged to make choices that best reconcile our......

FRIDAY, AUGUST 11, 5PM- SUNDAY, AUGUST 13, 11AM Launching this quiet guided weekend, Marge’s prayerful presentation will include Music, Sacred Scripture, and Group Reflection to En-flesh Sunday’s Readings and to re-create a Spirit of HOPE. Time for vacationing with God, and for Individual Spiritual Direction......

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 5PM- SUNDAY, AUGUST 25, 11AM On this retreat you are invited to enjoy the stillness of the natural setting on the mountain top, to contemplate its beauty and listen to the sounds.  Your retreat guide will offer reflections from mystics on nature,......

Custom Services & Retreats

The Priory Retreat House is open all year round and you are welcome to set your own time and type of visit. Please let us know in advance, however, so we can avoid conflict with other scheduled use.

Services

Spiritual Direction

Directed Individual and Group Retreats

Unguided Individual Retreats

Themed Programs and workshops

Meeting Space for Private Programs & Retreats

Daily Morning and Evening Prayer

Retreats

Silent Retreats

Family Retreats

Youth Group Retreats

Young Adult Retreats

Service Retreats

Parish Retreats

Monastic, Religious, & Clergy Retreats

Ecumenical, Interfaith, & Interreligious Retreats

Custom Use Rates

We are very happy to have you,

even if it’s for a meal and an afternoon!

Contact us and we can go over the rates in accordance with your needs

Over-night

Single Room $65
Double Room $80
Loft $50

Meals

Breakfast: $5
Lunch: $10
Dinner: $15
= $30/day

Day Use

Includes House & Grounds
1-19 people: $200
20-40 people: $10/person

Spiritual Direction

30 minute session: $30 (average)
(This may vary depending on director)

Call (518) 494-3733 or email to learn more or request a reservation

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