Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church


On the Hill 5K set for September 15

August 03, 2018

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, will host the On the Hill 5K walk/run on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Registration is now open for the event, with all proceeds benefiting Catholic Charities/Catholic Relief Services.

Registration is $20 per person before September 1, and $25 after. The fee for those 15 and under is $10 each. Registration includes a t-shirt. Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female finishers in five age groups. The registration form is at:

The On the Hill 5K begins at 8:30 a.m. Central Time, with registration open at 8 a.m. The starting/finish line is located near the red barn on the south side of the Archabbey campus, along State Road 545.

Following the event, the Knights of Columbus will host a pancake breakfast. Freewill donations will be accepted.

Participants are welcome to join the Saint Meinrad monks for Mass in the Archabbey Church before the race at 7:30 a.m. (running clothes welcome).

Parking is available in the Gift Shop and Abbey Caskets parking lots. For more information, contact Jill Memmer at (812) 357-6616 or