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

"Every sacrament meeting ought to be a spiritual feast."

Gordon B. Hinckley

News & Featured

Gracenote Concert – Friday December 7 – 8 pm

A festive evening with Gracenote! Friday December 7 at 8 pm at Galilee Centre An evening or traditional and non-traditional Christmas themed music featuring the unique harmonies of Gracenote. Gracenote are people of grace, faith and amazing talent who share a history of connection with Galilee Centre. We are delighted that their journeys have brought … Read More!


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!


Tourtiere at Galilee Centre

This Christmas season, Galilee Centre is offering up our famous Tourtiere for you to order and enjoy at home. The Tourtiere will be skillfully and lovingly prepared in the Galilee Centre kitchen and will be available for pick-up on or about December 18 (we will notify you in advance when your tourtiere will be ready … Read More!


Introduction to the Feldenkrais Method – November 19, 2018

Introduction to the Feldenkrais® Method William Fehlner, GCFP goodwill donation Monday Nov. 19, 12:30 am – 2 pm – Seeing clearly The Feldenkrais Method is a form of body awareness that provides a relaxed, safe environment in which to discover steps towards wholeness. Each Lunch &; Learn has a different focus – come to one … Read More!


St Cecilia’s Feast Day Luncheon – November 21, 2018

Join us for a delicious Luncheon commemorating the Feast Day of Saint Cecilia in Galilee Centre’s historic dining room. Live music by flutist Cailin Walsh-Estabrooks. 11:45 am -1 pm $18 per person Cream of Mushroom Soup Beef Bourguignon Buttered Noodles Braised Red Cabbage Pumpkin Pie with Whipped Cream To register: 613-623-4242 ext 21 or info@galileecentre.com


Toonie Talks for Seniors: Seniors’ Centre Without Walls – December 5, 2018 – 8 am

8 am $2 per person Seniors’ Centre Without Walls Presented by Rachel Sutcliffe, Seniors’ Centre Without Walls Coordinator The Good Companions Are you someone who… Finds it difficult to leave home for extended periods of time? Enjoys connecting and talking with people? Would like to participate in fun activities, and/or Educational, Health & Wellness Seminars? … Read More!


Christmas Luncheon – December 18, 2018

Book early …this one will fill up fast! Turkey Vegetable Soup, Crusty Rolls Traditional Tourtière Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Gravy Peas & Mushrooms Hot Fudge Pudding Cake with Ice Cream   Galilee Centre, 398 John St. N., Arnprior Arrival Time: Between 11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Cost: $18 Call 613-623-4242 Ext: 21 for Reservations


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.