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.
Henri NouwenPosted: July 23rd, 2014
Calling all volunteers and staff to mark your calendar for September 4, 2014. The Galilee Board is pleased to invite you to the 2nd annual Galilee Staff and Volunteer appreciation Celebration....Learn more
On behalf of Galilee Mission Centre's Board of Directors it gives me great pleasure to announce the selection of Jessica Hetherington as Galilee's Executive Director.
I know that you will enjoy working with Jessica and that all Galilee's clients and supporters will benefit from her wisdom and positive spirit. My thanks to the Board team that worked so diligently on her selection. Welcome aboard Jessica!
Dave Morgan, President, Board of Directors, Galilee Mission Centre of Arnprior...Learn more
This daylong workshop focuses on writing prose poetry. Using a simple process, participants work through the stages of composing their own poems. By drawing on our own personal mythology and appealing to the senses – what was tasted, seen, heard, smelled or touched – the poems encourage the reader to read between the words and tap into feeling and story. The workshop includes a discussion of poetic elements, along with opportunities for group critique....Learn more
Galilee Centre in partnership with the Canadian Peace Initiative present "Summer Sunset Festival" from 1:30 - 5:30 p.m. Fun for all ages! Food, Music, Games & More....Learn more