Kylemore Abbey school alums in Washington, DC on Sept. 6

The Kylemore Abbey Event was hosted by five Kylemore Abbey school alums in Washington, DC on Sept. 6. from left to right, Beth Rossman (Honeywell International), Sister Magdalena , OSB, Samantha Omey (alum) and Mary Reed (Kylemore  Abbey Campaign). The Irish Ambassador, Daniel Mulhall, was our special guest and speaker.

WE RAISED $17,000 IN ONE NIGHT FOR THE MONASTERY CAMPAIGN!
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Building of the monastery to start soon!

The Benedictine Community and the Kylemore Trust has been granted planning permission for the new monastery. The new 2 and 3 story monastery building will be located near the existing community church and other structures on the lake. The nuns have been at Kylemore since 1920 and have never had a purpose built monastery.
Kylemore Abbey is a protected structure. All environmental, construction and ecological mitigation measures set out in the Ecological Impact Assessment and Natural Impact Statement must be implemented. Construction will start sometime this year.
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