2018 Parish Retreat

Come Away to the Piney Woods!

Friday evening, February 2 - Sunday morning, February 4, 2018

Space is limited so register early! To register, complete the form below and drop in the alms basin. In the memo line of your check, please write “Parish Retreat”.  Or mail to St. Andrew’s, 1811 Heights Blvd. Houston, TX 77008.  Registration is not complete without payment.

Questions? Contact Lisa Puccio

Weekend rate is $65 for adults and $25 for children under age 18 for campsite accommodations or $265 for each hotel room. Rates cover all meals and activities.

Day visitors on Saturday: $25 (adults) and $15 (children)

Return this form with payment.

The Rev. Alex Montes, retreat leader and speaker  

Camp Allen, operated by the Episcopal Diocese of Texas, is 62 miles from St. Andrew's parking lot, located near Navasota. The facility is approximately a one-hour drive from Houston. For more information about Camp Allen.

We will be staying in climate controlled cabins at Campsite #3.  Each cabin sleeps up to ten people and can be shared by families and friends. Bath facilities are steps away on the ground level and shared by gender.  Retreat attendees will need to bring bedding, pillows, toiletries, and towels.



5:00 Arrive/Social Hour

6:00 Chili Cook Off Contest

7:30 Compline


8:00 Breakfast

10:00-11:30 Speaker, The Rev. Alex Montes, camp activities for youth & children

12:00 Lunch

1:00-2:30 Adult discussion with Alex Montes, youth meet-up and games, nature stories & crafts for children

3:00 Optional Camp Allen activities (giant swing, canoeing, nature walk)/free time

6:00 Dinner

7:00 Hayride, campfire, s’mores and camp songs


8:00 Breakfast

9:00 Eucharist by the lake

10:00 Clean up and head out

Return this form with payment.