A 10-day living experience at Holy Wisdom Monastery
for women ages 18-35

Summer Stewards

July 19-28, 2019

$50 registration fee, includes room and meals
Scholarships available

Application closed.
Application deadline: June 21, 2019
Apply early; space is limited


Community living & prayer

Live, work and pray with the Benedictine sisters at Holy Wisdom Monastery for 10 days this summer.


Learn about prairie and oak savanna restoration with local experts and practice these techniques.

Garden to table living

Grow and harvest vegetables on the grounds of the monastery, then prepare meals from the produce.

Spiritual practices

Use spiritual practices during your stay, including mindfulness, meditation and contemplative art.


Enjoy recreational activities in the beautiful Wisconsin weather, including swimming and hiking.


Life-long learning is important at the monastery. Spend time in personal sharing, reading and discussion.

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