CALENDAR DATES

The Seven Factors of Awakening - September 2-5, 2016
A Labour Day Weekend Meditation Retreat with Barry Gillespie The seven Factors of Awakening is one of the Buddha's main teachings.  It...
"Welcome Fall" Luncheon - September 15, 2016
New England Clam Chowder, Turkey Pot Pie with Biscuit Topping, Harvard Beets, Crusty Rolls, Pineapple Upside Down Cake, Whipped Cream.  Please...
Ahimsa Women's Wellness Retreat - September 17-18, 2016
Immerse yourself in a weekend of R&R designed to inform, empower, restore and rebalance - for women of all ages and abilities! ...
Becoming A Gifted Person - October 7-9, 2016
Thanksgiving time can bring a new life if we find our gifts and begin to live them.  It is often easier to see what is wrong with us rather than...
The Four Noble Truths: The Buddha's Way of Stress Reduction - October 20-23, 2016
The Four Noble Truths are the core of the Buddha’s teaching. They are a plan of action to release the stress, anxiety, and tension in the mind,...
Soulful Stitching "Winter, The Silent Garden" - November 11-13, 2016
Winter is the season of starkness and solitude, bare trees, white blankets of snow.  Yet beneath the surface, there is much life and...
Dying Well - November 12, 2016
This will be an informative and reflective day of spiritual reflections on 'dying well'.  You will be guided through a 5-chapter...
New Year's Retreat, Insight Meditation Retreat - December 29, 2016 -January 2, 2017
Welcome the New Year with reflection and intention, silence and community, surrounded by the beauty of Arnprior and the warmth of the Galilee Centre!...
Spread Your Wings - April 21-23, 2017
Interfaith Christian Women's Retreat - A weekend of friendship, worship, relaxation and discovery.  Guest Speaker - Bonnie Weppler. ...

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 Quotes

"The most wasted of all days is one without laughter ."

Nicolas Chamfort

Posted: August 23rd, 2016