Our Programs

Thank you for your ongoing support for Queen’s House Retreat & Renewal Centre and your participation in our upcoming retreats and workshops, where we are invited to “Nourish Our Minds and Nurture Our Spirits!”

COVID UPDATE & WE ARE A SCENT-FREE FACILITY

Current COVID-19 Guidance: Masks are encouraged for all our indoor common spaces but are not required. Physical distancing and hand sanitizing remain considerations. Monitor your personal health – if you feel ill, please stay home. We are encouraged that our guests and visitors have completed COVID-19 vaccinations. All our staff are fully COVID vaccinated.

We are a scent-free facility.  

Thank you for helping us to keep everyone as healthy as possible.

Programming offerings and all information can be found below. We invite you to register and provide payment by clicking on the green ‘Register’ button following every listing. Please contact our Programming Director, Sarah Donnelly, if you have further questions or if you require other information or assistance in registering for our programs: Sarah by phone: 306-242-1916 x 226 or  Email

Toward the end of this page you will find a section called “Partners and Friends” – a space where we can list links to the upcoming programs and events of organizations or individuals who have chosen to offer their events at Queen’s House in the past/today because they value the sacred space that our retreat centre offers. Please scroll below to learn more about their upcoming events.


UPCOMING PROGRAMS:


CENTERING PRAYER
In-person or on Zoom
Monday Evenings, 7:00 p.m. CST
Gatherings led by Ana Gheyssen and Dave Henderson, with elder wisdom support from Fr. Paul Fachet OMI
There is no fee for these gatherings. Donations to support the ministry of the retreat centre can be made below. 
Please register prior to each gathering – this is especially important for those planning on coming to the retreat centre

Brochure          My donation to Queen’s House                  Register         
The meaning and practice of Centering Prayer                 



DID JESUS PRACTICE WHAT HE PREACHED?
A CHRIST-CENTERED LOOK AT THE BEATITUDES
Wednesdays, October 5, 12 & 19
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
repeated
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Offered on Zoom
Facilitator: Sr. Teresita Kambeitz OSU
Brochure – All Information       Register for afternoon series here

Register for evening series here


NEAR DEATH EXPERIENCES: HOPE, HYPOXIA AND HYPOTHESES
Saturday October 15
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CST (SK & AB)

On Zoom – A 3-hour workshop – please confirm the start time in your own time zone – information in the brochure below
Presenter: Rev. David Maginley
Brochure – All Information       Register for workshop here


ICONOGRAPHY RETREAT: FIVE DAYS OF CREATIVITY AND PRAYER 
Monday October 17 – Friday October 21
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Offered at Queen’s House 
Limited to 10 participants
Facilitators: Anna Mycyk and Gisele Bauche
This retreat is now full. If you wish to be added to a waiting list, please email programming@queenshouse.org

Brochure – All Information               



BEREAVED CAREGIVERS: LIVING THROUGH LOSS

Six Wednesday afternoons

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
October 26 – November 30
Offered at Queen’s House – registration limited to 5-7 participants
Facilitator: Brenda Gibbs
Please contact Brenda prior to registering – her contact information is in the brochure below.

Brochure – All Information             Register here for Oct. 26 group 


SACRED RHYTHMS: ARRANGING OUR LIVES FOR SPIRITUAL TRANSFORMATION
Ten Sunday evenings

October 30, 2022 – May 28, 2023
Offered at a home in the Briarwood area of Saskatoon
Facilitator: Dianne Mantyka D.Min.
Please contact Dianne for a copy of the application form and to register – contact info in the brochure below. 

Brochure – All Information             


TRANSITIONS: YOUR JOURNEY OF TRANSFORMATION THROUGH GRIEF AND LOSS
Thursday November 3, 7:00 p.m. – Sunday November 6, 1:00 p.m.
Live-in only at Queen’s House
6-9 participants
To register contact Sarah Donnelly – contact info in brochure below
Brochure – All Information


ADDITIONAL PROGRAMS WILL BE POSTED ON A REGULAR BASIS – WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU SOON!


GROWING IN WISDOM – LINKS FOR THIRD INTENSIVE
Digital Assets Brochure                 Green Burials Brochure


PARTNERS AND FRIENDS – UPCOMING PROGRAMS

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS BROTHERS’ KEEPERS GATHERING
Second Tuesday of each month from 7 to 8 am. We continue to gather for sharing and fellowship in alignment with the guidelines and restrictions that are keeping us as safe as possible (masks, sanitizing, distancing). Contact Brendan Bitz for more info:
306-242-1916 x225 or  Email

Donations to Queen’s House most welcome:                Donate


Madeline Oliver
Pastoral Counselling, with a focus on
Marital Conflict / Separation and Divorce

Sometimes you simply need a safe place to talk.

I provide a listening ear, non-judgmental feedback, and an openness to talk about your relationship with God.

Olive Branch Ministry is supported by the Oblates, and their office is located in Queen’s House 

Fees
Free consultation;
$85.00 session. No one will be turned away for financial reasons. 
Contact: Madeline Oliver 306-361-9318 or email: pmolivebranch@gmail.com
Website – Olive Branch Ministry