Ontario Jubilee Winter Events

Alumni Retreat/Taste of Jubilee/Silent Retreat


Jubilee Alumni Retreat

January 27 – 28, 2018 (Sat 10:00 am to Sunday 3:00 pm)

 at Five Oaks Education & Retreat Centre

All alumni and current students welcome!

An awesome “Jubilee” retreat is being planned just for you. It will be an embodied experiential journey with opportunity for movement, small group sharing, creative expression, silence, and lots of time for connecting with one another and being outdoors. You won’t want to miss this spacious and evocative retreat with delicious food and engaging conversation.


  • Single room + 4 meals = $225 per person
  • Double room + 4 meals = $195 per person
  • Commuter rate with 3 meals = $145 per person

Option: to arrive Friday afternoon or evening by making those arrangements directly with Five Oaks: hospitality@fiveoaks.on.ca or call 519-442-3212

Facilitators: current Ontario Jubilee leadership team: Ralph Brubacher, Jan Evans, Miriam Frey and Nicola Usher

Registration Deadline: Sat January 6, 2018 with deposit of $50.00

Let us know as soon as possible if you can join us…
To register contact: Miriam at 519-501-2084 or ontjubilee@gmail.com.
Payments can be mailed to Miriam at: 1 Bethel Rd, Paris ON N3L 3E3 or sent by e-transfer to mfrey@sentex.ca.

We will be exploring symbols, dreams, and mindfulness practices that support the soul’s journey. Along with silence and group spiritual direction practice, there will be time to participate in expressive arts, dance and walking the labyrinth and nature trails. Relax in a spacious, contemplative retreat with engaging conversation and delicious food.


Taste of Jubilee – One Day Retreat

Monday, February 26, 2018 – 9:30 to 4

at Crieff Hills

For details see A Taste of Jubilee Brochure Feb 26th 2018 

2-day Silent Retreat

Friday March 23 to Sunday March 25, 2018

Crieff Hills Retreat Centre, Pines Suite

An opportunity for two days of silent reflection within community (limited to 5 persons). Friday afternoon we begin with a check-in and meditation; Sunday afternoon ends with group reflection. The rest of the time is yours to engage in spiritual practices that nurture your soul and awaken your spirit. Suggestions for your private prayer and reflection will be available.

Cost: $300 includes a spiritual direction session and accommodation only.

Bring your own meals or purchase frozen entrees at Crieff Hills.

Registration deadline: February 20, 2018

Facilitators: Jan Evans and Nicola Usher

To register: contact Miriam at ontjubilee@gmail.com; registration fee of $100 payable by February 20.