Welcome to a Place of Peace


Adelynrood is a retreat and conference center owned and operated by The Society of the Companions of the Holy Cross.

We offer women and men an opportunity to visit and to discover new resources for spiritual development through conferences and workshops, as well as individual or group retreats.


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Our Summer 2014 Programs!


Spiritual Spa Day      Click for Registration   Click for a Flyer

August 7 (Thursday 9:00 - 5:00)

Leaders:Mary Kitses, SCHC and Gale Lyman, RN, BSN, HNB-BC

Treat yourself to a day of peace and quiet. In this prayer-filled natural setting, explore ways to restore your soul, refresh your body, and delight your senses. This dayís offerings will include a morning guided meditation, a labyrinth walk, and time to relax. Come and enjoy Adelynroodís delicious food and beautiful gardens. The gift of free time will abound to read, rest, journal, or simply be. Massage and Reiki will be available for an additional fee.

Program fee $100 (includes continental breakfast & lunch)
Check-in 8:30 am Thursday

A Week for Individuals on Retreat   Click for Registration


August 11 - 17


A week specially designed to accommodate your retreat time. Individual spiritual direction is available at no charge. Join us for all or part of the week. Room & board $100 per day


Poetry in the Realm of the Spirit: Devotional Poetry in the Literature of Spain and Latin America

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October 18 (Saturday 9:00 - 4:00)

Leader: Rhina P. Espaillat


The devotional writing of five centuries of Spanish and Latin American poets will be used to inspire workshop participants in the composing of their own devotional poems. Such diverse authors as 16th Century Spanish mystic, St. John of the Cross, and contemporary Dominican poet, journalist and teacher, Cesar Sanchez Beras, of Massachusetts will be considered to help participants to be aware of the widely divergent styles of devotional poetry and the role of poetry in the life of the spirit.

Program fee $75 includes lunch

Program check-in 8:30 am Saturday




Adelynrood also has private rooms available mid-May through September for individuals

who would like to spend unstructured time in a community of prayer and hospitality.

Groups with religious, educational or social concerns

are invited to hold their meetings at Adelynrood.


For Individual Reservations, Contact: DeeMcManus@Adelynrood.org

For Group Reservations, Contact: GeneralManager@Adelynrood.org


The Society of the Companions of the Holy Cross is a community of women, Christ's disciples,

called by God to a life of prayer, transformation and reconciliation within ourselves, within our

Companionship, within our faith communities, and within the whole creation.


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Some thoughts from our guests:

"I’ll hope to be back soon! Nearer to God, I have learned much!"

"Adelynrood is a deeply enriching and nurturing environment"

"I just love being here. The rest of the world goes away for a short time and I get refueled"

"Peaceful, spiritual, restful, reviving, comfortable. Beautiful setting"