Quo Vadis Young Men’s Encounter

A young men’s encounter for high school boys, rising freshmen through rising seniors, held in the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

“Quo Vadis” means “Where are you going”. God asks each of us that question.

This Encounter is for young men in high school who desire to be better Catholics and better men.

Listen to presentations from priests and speakers, receive the Sacraments, find excitement in your life with God, and socialize with other good men.

What to expect:

  • Sports competitions and tournaments
  • High-powered outdoor activities, including hiking, water balloon launching, earthball, and more!
  • Mass each day
  • Talks by inspiring speakers on what it means to be a Catholic man today
  • Great food!
  • Time for confession and spiritual direction
  • Socialize with other Catholic students
  • Meet and talk with the 33 seminarians of the Archdiocese


Early Registration (beginning April 2017)* – $180.00 

Regular Registration (beginning May 2017)* – $225.00

*Sibling Discounts Available:

  • Early Registration: 1st Sibling – $155, 2nd Sibling – $130, 3rd Sibling – Free
  • Regular Registration: 1st Sibling – $200, 2nd Sibling – $175, 3rd Sibling – Free


The Claggett Center*

3035 Buckeystown Pike

Adamstown, MD 21710

*Registration will take place at St. Mary’s Seminary (5400 Roland Avenue in Baltimore) on July 5th at 2:30pm and will be followed by Mass with Archbishop Lori at 3:30pm and dinner with families afterwards. The young men will be transported to the Claggett Center by bus when dinner concludes. 


The event lasts 5 days and 4 nights:

Under 18: A signed permission form and a signed Code of Behavior form is required for all those under 18 years of age. You can print the permission form below. Please send them to the Vocations Office (320 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201).

View Permission Form PDF: [English][Spanish]

View Camp Code of Behavior

18 and older: All campers who will be 18 years of age by the time of camp need to complete the Archdiocesan Shield the Vulnerable Child & Youth Protection Training in order to attend camp. Please contact the vocations office for details.




For further information, contact the Office of Vocations.