CALENDAR DATES

Poetry Writing Workshop - August 13, 2014
This daylong workshop focuses on writing prose poetry. Using a simple process, participants work through the stages of composing their own poems. By...
Art Journaling with Grace - August 18, 2014
Art Journals are a fun way to express your creativity using mixed media, stamps, vintage finds, scrapbook and card making supplies, stencils,...
What Matters? Pole Walking - August 21, 2014
Join us on Thursday, August 21, from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.for a session on 'pole walking'........stay tuned for more info
Summer Sunset Festival - September 7, 2014
Galilee Centre in partnership with the Canadian Peace Initiative present "Summer Sunset Festival" from 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.  Fun for...
History Series - September 8 - October 13, 2014
Terry Currie presents A Series of Six Two-Hour Lectures every Monday from September 8th till October 13th at the Galilee Centre.
Galilee Centre Welcomes Matt Linn, S.J. - October 10-12, 2014
Canadian Thanksgiving:The Day Transforming Living. The more grateful we become, the deeper and faster we get healed. For example, psychologist...
Pursuing Wholeness On our Faith Journey - October 25, 2014
- an introduction to the Enneagram.  This workshop will interest those in the second half of life.  Presenters Guy and Marian Brethour...
Solstice 5km Walk/Run - December 19, 2014
Come join us for our 3rd annual Solstice 5km Walk/Run, Friday, December 19, 2014.....stay tuned for more details.

Welcome to the Galilee Retreat Centre

Situated next to an old growth forest overlooking the Ottawa River, Galilee Centre is a welcoming holistic spiritual life centre that is an oasis of peace, care and comfort.

Sponsored by OMI Lacombe, our mission is to provide an environment, programs and services which nurture people’s personal and spiritual growth, enabling them to contribute to a healthier world.

We welcome both individual guests and groups.

To view our google calendar with upcoming events and programs click here.

Weekly Quotes

The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing...not healing, not curing...that is a friend who cares.

Henri Nouwen

Posted: July 23rd, 2014