Welcome to Mount Alvernia's Web Site!
Mount Alvernia Retreat Center is a ministry of the Franciscan Friars of the N.Y. Province of the Immaculate Conception. The Center conducts and hosts spiritual programs for persons of all faiths, although its major focus is Roman Catholic spirituality. It has served the community since 1968. It is located in the village of Wappinger Falls, New York, on 204 acres overlooking the Hudson Valley in Dutchess County.
To contact Mount Alvernia Retreat Center, call (845) 297-5706 ext. 112 or send a fax to (845) 298-0309 Attn: Retreat Center. Or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.  Please call Mount Alvernia if you have a time-sensitive question. The telephone is the preferred contact method.
Retreats are scheduled throughout the year and their topics vary. All faiths are invited to attend. In addition to retreats, Mount Alvernia offers numerous services, events, and activities.
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Masses at Mount Alvernia are limited to 40 people.
Due to the pandemic, all retreats for August, September, and part of October, except the VIRTUAL Catholic Engaged Encounter retreat, have been canceled until further notice.
We invite your comments, suggestions, and inquiries. Please send your e-mail to Mount Alvernia Retreat Center at email@example.com.
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This site was updated as of 8/9/2020.