An Overnight Retreat for Members and Candidates of the Order of Malta



Father Jim Greenfield, currently Provincial of the Wilmington-Philadelphia province of the Oblates of St. Francis deSales, will become president of DeSales University  on January 1, 2018. Fr. Greenfield is well known in Washington, DC as a presider, professor and pastoral counselor.

Our retreat will be held at the William F. Bolger Center in Potomac, MD: www.bolgercenter.com.  The retreat will begin with dinner at 6:00 pm on Friday, February 9, and conclude at 2:00 pm after Sunday Mass and lunch on February 11.

Registration will be limited to 35 participants.  Until August 31, only members of the Washington, DC and Montgomery County regions will be eligible to register.  After September 1, registration will be opened to other members of the Federal Association.  Adult family members may register with members of the Order. 

To register, send a check for $150 for each attendee to Joan Glasgow.  The full cost of the retreat is detailed below:

$495 per person for a single room
$450 per person for two people sharing a room
$340 per person for “daytime” only (3 meals, no room)

Upgraded rooms are available for an additional cost.

The balance is due on November 1, 2017.  Refunds of the initial deposit and the balance will be made only if a substitute registrant fills the cancelled place.  In the event of a major snowstorm (closure of federal government), the retreat will be rescheduled.

Registration for the February 9-11, 2018 Order of Malta Retreat

William F. Bolger Center in Potomac, MD

Retreat director: V. Rev. James J. Greenfield, OSFS


Enclosed is my check for $_______ to register ($150 per participant) for the February 9-11, 2018 Order of Malta Retreat.  I understand that the balance will be due on November 1, 2017.


Please make your check payable to: Order of Malta – Montgomery County

Name(s) of attendees:




Email: _________________________________________________

Telephone: _____________________________________________


Type of room requested:

_____ Single room for one person

_____ Double room for two persons

            _____ We would like one queen bed

            _____ We would like two beds

_____ No sleeping room, will commute: Please note that commuters are expected to arrive at 7:30 am on Saturday and Sunday morning and remain until 9:00 pm on Saturday evening.


Additional information (including information on upgraded rooms) is available from Barbara Patocka: bapatocka@gmail.com or 703-628-9683


Mail checks to: 

Joan Glasgow
10513 Alloway Drive
Potomac, MD 20854