Welcome to the Galilee 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 Quote

"Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love."

Mother Teresa

News & Featured

Unique Artisanal Carvings From The Royal Oak

The Galilee Centre’s Royal Oak tree was planted in 1860 by the then 19-year old Prince Edward of Wales (who later grew up to become Edward VII) during a stop on his tour through Canada. Recently, a large limb fell from this historic tree and was broken into several pieces. To ensure that these fallen … Read More!


Christmas Luncheon – December 14, 2017

Christmas Luncheon – December 14, 2017 Menu: Turkey Vegetable Soup, Crusty Rolls, Traditional Tourtiere, Peas & Mushrooms, Creamy Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Christmas “Stained Glass” Squares. $18/pp. Reservations necessary. Arrive anytime between 11:30 am & 12:00 pm


Solstice 5 km. Run/2.5 km. Walk – December 22, 2017

Celebrate the longest night of the year by dressing up in Christmas Lights and your best Solstice Costume and walk or run the streets of Arnprior! Event begins at 6:00 p.m.  Light Lunch & Hot Chocolate for all!  Christmas Carols! Tickets and Waiver Forms available at Galilee Centre – $15 per person or $40 for … Read More!


Friends of Galilee – Bursary

“Friends of Galilee, a volunteer support group, has limited funds available to assist individuals in covering the costs of programs offered by Galilee Centre. Please contact: Edith Boucher: Tel: 613-622-5625 or Guy and Marian Brethour: Tel: 613-270-9019 or Email: brethour@bell.net for more information.