Military Council of Catholic Women

European Region 2016-2017

​  MCCW Europe

​​​What to Bring

  • Bible
  • Rosary
  • Sleep Attire Pajamas, Robe, and Slippers (not all rooms have a bathroom in the room)
  • Electronics (ONLY 220 volt items) - alarm clock, blow dryer, night light, etc.
  • Toiletries (Items are not provided)Shampoo, conditioner, soap and washcloth
  • Money/Silent Auction Checks are the preferred payment for charity donations and silent auction. 
  • Travel Money Please carry enough Euros with you for traveling, credit card, etc.
  • Drinks and Snacks (optional) Saturday evening we will hold a social and in the past we have had chapel communities bring snacks to share. You may also want to bring personal snacks for evenings.
  • Appropriate Clothing – it can be cool and wet. The conference is mostly in one large building, but it is a short walk to other chapels nearby. Bring comfortable walking shoes.
  • FYI: Wi-Fi internet access area available 
  • Passport if necessary
  • Camera
  • Ear plugs
  • Medications Over the counter medicine (aspirin, etc.) and/or prescriptions
  • Note Pad, Holy Cards & Note Cards (optional) In the event you want to write someone a note.
  • Pen and notebook for taking notes during the talks
  • Monetary Support Donation Box will be placed at the registration table. Monies collected in this box  will go to support MCCW Europe & Future Retreats and Days of Reflections. Suggested donation at retreat $5.00 and up)


  • Silent Auction Items: John J. Kasing Seminarian Fund is our perpetual charity for MCCW.  Donated  Items are needed for this auction. Individual donations as well as donated items by chapel groups are welcome. Themed baskets have been very successful at our past retreats. ​​We will run our auction from Friday thru Saturday afternoon. An informational letter will be sent to all who register with more details on what to bring for the auction.