Our History

Originally known as Pleasant Valley Farm, the log cabin lodge, or the Manor, was built on 350 acres of property between 1942-1944 by a local businessman, Frank Ryan, for him and his family. The log cabin was later purchased by the De La Salle Christian Brothers in the late 1950’s.

Our Mission

La Salle Manor is a conference and retreat center dedicated to human development within religious, civic, and educational communities through continuing education and spiritual development. La Salle Manor Retreat Center is a place for people of all ages and faiths to reflect on their lives, discover God’s love and peace.

Our Roots

Our foundation as a ministry is guided by the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, founded by St. John Baptist de La Salle, who is the Patron Saint of Teachers. Since 1958, we strive to serve others by carrying on the mission of touching hearts and transforming lives.