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Broom Tree is looking for a PART-TIME COOK to join our staff.  This position will average between 20-25 hours/week.  Benefits available include health & dental insurance, long-term disability, life insurance, paid holidays, earned sick and vacation time, and discounts on facility rentals in addition to a competitive wage. 

If you would like to join our dedicated staff, please contact Connie McManus, Kitchen Manager, at 605-263-1040 or by email at cmcmanus@sfcatholic.org.

Take a Tour of Broom Tree

Get a birds eye view of the nature and beauty of Broom Tree.

Drone footage courtesy of DroneWise LLC

Upcoming Retreats

Click on a retreat below for more information or to register for that retreat. You can see the full list of retreats we offer by visiting our Scheduled Retreats page.

  • Women's Silent Retreat
    • October 05, 2023 - October 08, 2023
  • Renovating the Heart
    • October 10, 2023
  • Undone: A Healing Retreat
    • October 13, 2023 - October 15, 2023
  • Diocese of Sioux Falls Priest Retreat
    • October 22, 2023 - October 26, 2023
  • Women's Silent Retreat
    • November 02, 2023 - November 05, 2023
  • Don’t wait to register. Retreats fill up fast. Sign up today!

    For years I have recommended Broom Tree Retreat Center as a place to make a good, silent, Ignatian retreat. The facility, the setting, and the deep encounter with Christ in prayer. I renew that recommendation.

    Fr. Timothy Gallagher, O.M.V

    author of Discernment of Spirits & The Examen Prayer

    Our Location

    How Do I Get to Broom Tree?

    The Retreat Center is located six miles west of Irene, SD on Highway 46, then one mile south on 446th Avenue.  The address is 123 Saint Raphael Circle, Irene, SD 57037. 

    Enter Broom Tree Farm into Google maps for accurate directions. 

    Due to construction, Hwy 46 between Hwy 81 and Irene, SD is now closed to through traffic.

    If you are traveling west on Hwy 46 from I-29, at the town of Irene, go South on 452nd Ave, West on 301st St, then North on 446th Ave.

    For those traveling on Hwy 81, go East on 303rd St, North on 444th Ave, East on 301st St, then North on 446th Ave.

     If you need more information or assistance, please feel free to call us at (605) 263-1040.

    Transportation From Sioux Falls Airport

    If you are flying into the Sioux Falls airport and need transportation from there to Broom Tree, there are several options:

    1. LYFT – This ride share service is available from the Sioux Falls airport.  You can book your ride by going to https://www.lyft.com/rider/cities/sioux-falls-sd
    2. Rent a car – There are several car rental companies close to the airport. They are Budget, Hertz, and National.
    3. Elite Limousine – Elite offers rides at any time of the day or night.  You may  contact them directly at Info@elitelimosf.com or by phone at 605-335-4041.
    4. Broom Tree ride service – If available, a member of the Broom Tree staff will pick you up at the airport.  Contact us at 605-263-1040 for cost and availability.

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