Mount St Anne’s Retreat and Conference Centre near Portarlington offers a broad range of programmes and workshops. See details of some of these upcoming workshops.

Mount St. Anne’s Retreat and Conference Centre

for more information –

Killenard, Portarlington, Co. Laois.

Telephone: +353 (0)57 8626153

Fax: +353 (0)57 8626700


“BE THE CHANGE” Workshop

Bring forth an environmentally sustainable, spiritually fulfilling and socially just society.   Facilitated by Sr. Ann Pender, Sr. Kathleen Kennedy and Sr. Maureen O’Connell.

Date: Saturday 25th September

Time: 10am – 4.30pm

Cost: No fee – voluntary contribution welcome.

Enquiries:  The Secretary 057-8626153

Art and Craft Group

Come along and share the fun and the skills. Includes crochet – photography – art – card making – the list is endless!

Date: every Thursday evening

Time: 7.30 – 9.30pm

Fee: Voluntary contribution.

Enquiries:  The Secretary 057-8626153

Sacred Dance Weekend

“A weekend of relaxation and sacred dance where one is nourisded and nurtured to find oneself and to be at peace”

Facilitated by Sr. Maureen Miley and Ursula Mullan.

Date: Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd October, 2010.

Fee: 180 euro full board or 110 euro non-residential

Enquiries:  The Secretary 057-8626153


Saturday 2nd October, 2010

The Art Of Listening Through Focusing

Scripture Course

Wednesdays – Beginning 6th October, 2010

Women in Scripture

Julian Of Norwich

Saturday 9th October, 2010

A day of loving surrender in the company of Julian of Norwich

Centring Prayer

Saturday 23rd October, 2010

Dream Workshop

Friday 29th – Sunday 31st October, 2010

Card Making Course

Thursday 4th, 11th & 18th November, 2010

Learn to make your own Hand Crafted Cards.


Sunday 7th November, 2010

Remembering…A November Day Of Reflection

Dancing The Rainbow

Saturday 20th November, 2010

This is a combination of dance…