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Parish Retreat

Parish Retreat 2019

The St. Stephen's annual Parish Retreat will take place again this year Labor Day weekend, August 30-September 1, 2019.  Come enjoy a fun weekend of fellowship at Camp McDowell in Bethany Village.  Reserve your room today!  If staying overnight, please pay a $50 deposit with your reservation (online or by check payable to SSEC - please note Parish Retreat with your payment).  Questions?  Email

2019 Camp McDowell Rates (All prices are PER PERSON, PER NIGHT)

Parsley Commons (linens provided)-This is the lodging area in Bethany Village. There are 6 lodges that each have 11 private, hotel style rooms and a common area with a kitchen.

  • Single Occupancy (one person in the room) $115

  • Double Occupancy (two people in the room) $65 per person

  • Additional Lodgers (3rd and 4th persons in the room) $15 per person

  • *Free lodging for children ages 6-10 years, when they are the third, and/or fourth person in the room

  • *Children 5 AND under qualify for free lodging

Scott House (linens optional)-Scott House has 4 bedrooms with twin beds and 4 bathrooms and can accommodate up to 24 people in a group setting.

  • $30 per person per night (optional $5 linen charge)

Meals in The Doug (Children 5 AND under qualify for free meals)

  • $8.00 per person, per meal

  • Meals on your own (MOO) - $1 per person, per meal

Click HERE to Register for the Parish Retreat.

Earlier Event: August 15
Laundry Love
Later Event: September 8
Finding God Through Christian Formation