Saint Benedicts at 75

Bede HouseStanding in front of the new St. Benedict Lodge Cabin, “Bede House,” are builders Garth, Jordan and Lonnie Hamlow.

St. Benedict Lodge, McKenzie Bridge, will celebrate its 75th anniversary on Sunday, July 14th,  with a special Mass at 9:30 am followed by brunch.
Highlight of the celebration will be the dedication of a new retreat cabin honoring Kenyon and Patricia Reynolds who established the lodge on North Bank Road riverside acres in 1938. The new cabin will be used by various high school, college, 12-step, and retreat groups as well the many family reunions that keep the lodge operating throughout the year. All are welcome to the celebration, call 541-822 3572 for brunch reservations.

 

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