Monks at work

Sun, July 9-Fri, July 14 (Old Calendar Ss Peter and Paul Feast is Wed, July 12)

Volunteer Work Week:

Adults and adults with children over 14 years old are welcome to work with our visiting monks for all or any part of this week. Meals and tools, except work gloves, will be provided, but those who plan to stay overnight should bring a sleeping bag and tent, if desired. All are welcome and encouraged to make a donation to the monastery to help cover the cost of meals and materials.

Please contact us (below) if you plan to attend so that we can make plan appropriately for meals and work details.

Basic Schedule: Sun afternoon/evening • 2-6 pm—Arrive at St. Peter’s Monastery site in Harrison (begin set up for sleeping) • 6 pm—Meal • 7 pm—Welcome/Orientation, then free time • 9 pm—Vespers or Evening Prayers Basic Daily (Proposed) Schedule • 7 am—Akathist • 8 am—Breakfast • 8:30 am—Instructions for work teams—get to work • Noon—Lunch • Rest time • 2:00-4:30 pm—Work • 5-6 pm—Talk, and small groups • 6 pm—Dinner and free time • 9 pm—Service (Vespers) Wednesday is a Feast Day. We will celebrate Divine Liturgy in the morning before work. Work will continue until noon on Friday.

IF INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING IN THE 2017 VOLUNTEER WORK WEEK, SEND AN EMAIL TO stpetersmonastery@gmail.com!