Mankato Area Pre-Cana

9:00 a

What is it?

Pre-Cana is ministry of St. Thomas More Newman Center to assist couples as they prepare for married life by taking time to reflect on various aspects of the marriage relationship.  

Pre-Cana is held at the St. Thomas More Newman Center, 1502 Warren Street, Mankato, MN.  Parking is limited.  The Fire Marshall does not allow parking on the driveway to the back parking lot.  Additional parking is available behind the MSU Alumni Foundation Center at 1536 Warren, Mankato, MN(Click here for location information)

Who would benefit from it?

Any couple interested in an in-depth preparation for marriage in a quiet and congenial atmosphere. Any newly married couple who did not have the opportunity to attend a marriage preparation program. 

Registrations are accepted on a first-come first-serve basis. We recommend you register well in advance of your wedding date. You will receive confirmation of your registration.

What is the cost?

  • $150 Per Couple

The cost includes refreshments, a light breakfast, lunch and materials for the weekend. The fee also covers the cost of leasing the facilities. Please contact Peter Martin at if you have any questions or concerns.

Start time for this Pre-Cana is 9:00 am