Registration Opens For 2022 Young Women's Encounter

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

JOHNSTOWN, PA -- [Diocesan Chancery] -- Registration is now open for the Annual Diocesan Young Women's Encounter which will take place from Sunday, June 26th to Wednesday, June 29th, 2022, at Saints Peter and Paul Church in Windber, PA. We encourage our young women, ages 12 to 18 to attend.

The YWE is a retreat created for our young women to have fellowship with their Orthodox sisters in Christ while having fun and growing in love of our Lord Jesus Christ. The YWE includes spiritual discussions, special events, and more!

Registration begins online and is open now! Register here: Registration Deadline is Monday, June 6, 2022.

Please encourage interested families to participate in the Young Women’s Encounter. This year the YWE planning committee will host an Informational Call on Monday, May 23rd at 7pm EST for any new or returning parents who would like to know more about what the YWE offers and what is planned for this year.

Informational Call sign up:

More information can also be found here:  including photo albums from previous years!

All parishes of the Diocese are urged to underwrite the $100.00 participation fee for their young women in recognition of all the ways that these young women serve their parishes. Kindly have registration fees paid by the registration deadline. Checks can be sent to:

Young Women's Encounter
66 Beach Street
Rockaway, NJ 07866                  

Questions about the event may be directed to YWE Director, Pani Eleni Stagon, at or by calling 304-777-9403.

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