Events 2017.


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Our Calendar of Events



Monday mornings beginning 18th September 2017.
and continuing until May 2018.
Class:Mondays 11 am - 12.00 noon.

Tel: (01) 8322228
Presenter: Joe Clarke. 
Cost: Donation.

REFLECTIVE ENERGISING DAYS.                                   Presenter: Sally Hyland  SJG 


Dates :
  • Wednesday 11th October 2017.
  • Wednesday  8th  November 2017.
  • Wednesday  6th December 2017.
Time: 10.30 - 4.00 p.m.
Registration: 10.00 am
 Cost: € 50.00
These days include input, liturgy, personal space, 3 course lunch, coffee idyllic settings

What does it mean to be a person of God, to live under the impulse of the Spirit, to be a creative part of God's creative power ?

To book: contact Sally 087- 6226620  



Part time 8 months, 1 weekend a month.
Diploma Course Dates:

September. 2017 to December. 2017
  • Saturday 9th / Sunday  10th September. 2017.
  • Saturday 7th / Sunday    8th October. 2017.
  • Saturday 11th / Sunday 12th November. 2017.
  • Saturday 9th / Sunday   10th December. 2017.

For prospectus, costs, dates, and information contact:
Gemma: 087 - 2578580


Presenters : Fr. Michael Gallagher SJ. 
                      Sr. Josephine Mc Donald RSC.
Monday 12th to Tuesday 20th June 2017.
( Ends after Supper.)

Presenter: Fr. Korko Moses SJ.

This will be a silent, meditative experience.
Participants may choose how many days they wish to do.
Vegetarians meals.
Residential and Non-Residential places.

Date: Friday 30th June to Sunday 30th July 2017. (Ends after Supper)

Booking only through Sanctuary:
or Phone: 01 6705419.

Guided Retreat ( 6 Days ).

Presenter : Una O Neill RSC.
Theme : " Behold I stand at the door and knock........"
( Revelation 3:20 )

Sunday 20th to Saturday 26th August 2017.

The Dawson Program Diploma Course.
The course will take place over three weekends.
Venue One:  Stella Maris Retreat Centre, Baily, Howth, Co Dublin.
Dates / Times:  15th September, 2017    Fri evening  5pm to 9pm.
                         16th September, 2017.   Saturday    10am to 5pm
                      17th September, 2017.   Sunday      10am to 5pm.

Venue Two: The Marine Hotel, Sutton, Dublin 13.
Dates / Times:   17th November 2017.     Fri evening   5pm to 9pm.
                          18th November 2017.    Saturday      10am to 5pm.
                          19th November 2017.    Sunday        10am to 5pm.

Venue Three:  Stella Maris Retreat Centre.
Dates / Times:    23rd February 2018.      Fri evening    5pm to 9pm.
                           24th February 2018.      Saturday      10am to 5pm.
                           25th February 2018.      Sunday        10am to 5pm.

Contact: Gemma Hipson, 087-2578580.

3 day retreat - €220.00
6 day retreats - € 440.00
8 day retreats - € 580.00
Private Retreat - full board € 65.00 per day
Non - residential - € 50.00 per day
6 day Retreats begin with supper at 6.00 p.m. and finishes after supper on the final evening.

 8 day Guided Retreats begin with supper at 6.00pm and finishes after lunch on the final day.  ( with the exception of the 8 day Directed Retreat - finishes after supper.)

Weekends events generally begin with registration on Friday at 7.30 p.m. 
and finish after Sunday lunch, unless otherwise stated.
Enquiries by telephone between 9.30 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday please.
To avoid disappointment all bookings need to be in writing accompanied by
a non - refundable deposit of € 50.00 for retreat and group events and
€ 20.00 deposit for other events.
If receipts are required please send S.A.E. or include e-mail address.
Self Catering: Single Hermitage and 7 bed house also available for quiet time. Other events advertised locally and on our website.

Carrickbrack Road, Baily Howth, Co. Dublin Tel: +353 1 8322228