Nestled into the curves of the Vermillion River, Bellwether Farm is a camp, retreat, and education center dedicated to exposing the wider community to the creation that sustains all of life. As a working farm, its life focuses on four primary activities.
Facilities & Grounds
Bellwether Farm is a unique and affordable option for your next gathering. The center offers brand new facilities featuring a green technology, renewable energy, and water reclamation systems.
Through a combination of parish-specific formation, mentorship, and inter-regional relationships, candidates for confirmation, reception, and reaffirmation will participate in spiritual and vocational discernment on an ongoing basis. Synchronous formation will occur at an overnight retreat at Bellwether Farm. Youth and adults will separate by age for the teaching and discussion units. You need not be a part of a formal confirmation preparation program to attend this retreat.
Cost is per person.
*registration closes March 14
Friday, March 22 - Saturday, March 23, 2024
Bellwether Farm is a model of green technology featuring passive buildings, renewable energy, and more. It is a vehicle through which we can teach the wider community about fidelity to the environment, nutrition, physical and spiritual wellness, local food sourcing, food justice, and sustainable living.
Volunteer around Bellwether Farm. Opportunities are posted as they become available.