September 2016

The hum of the cicada reminds us
this summer is drawing to a close.
As we enter into a new season,
may we always notice the wonder of little things.


Join us this Season...

Guided Retreat:
Keeping Our Recovery Alive
Friday September 23 - Sunday September 25
Arrival 5pm, Gathering 6pm, Departure 3pm
An opportunity for women in Twelve Step programs to spend time away from the busyness of everyday life and to connect with their spirit and the God of their understanding through prayer, recovery concepts, reflection, and sharing with others in the recovery process. Facilitator: Elaine Dombi, SSJ, addiction counselor & spiritual director.

Guided Retreat:
The Holiness of Waiting
Friday December 2 - Saturday December 3
Arrival 5pm, Gathering 6pm, Departure 3pm
In this pressured season, take time to relax, and pray with guided reflections in a quiet atmosphere.

Open Garden Sunday
Sunday, September 11, 4-6pm
Enjoy the peace and beauty of this sacred space as you walk the property admiring the gardens and woods. Last open garden of the season! Access to grounds only. No registration necessary.

For more details, visit
or call 905-476-4013 to book your spot!
From the Archives...
Oh, how the waterfront has changed ...

At Maryholme...

The Season of Creation
We acknowledge this Season of Creation and remain aware of this precious gift we have been given. Visit here to join others worldwide in prayer, reflection, and action.

For More Resources:
Check out the Resources page on our website! 

Spiritual Nuggets...
"The world needs dreamers
and the world needs doers...
but most of all,
the world needs dreamers who do."
Sarah Ban Breathnach

"No seed ever sees the flower."
 Zen Proverb

"Let us make the future now;
let us make our dreams tomorrow's reality."
Summer's End 
at Maryholme

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Loretto Maryholme Spirituality Centre
is a sacred space of peace and beauty on Lake Simcoe for those seeking to restore energies needed for personal and communal transformation.

The Centre is available for use by individuals and groups whose activities reflect
the Centre's mission. Facilitation of a workshop, a day of reflection, or an opportunity for spiritual direction can be arranged.

For accommodation arrangements, please email 
"Find your centre at our Centre"
Come and see ... 

Loretto Maryholme | 379A Bouchier St | Box 1131 | Roches Point (Keswick) | ON | L0E 1P0 | Canada