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March 2019

GMO’s: the science, politics and spirituality behind our food

March 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Loyola House at Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

  Join Ignatius Jesuit Centre staff for a showing and discussion of Modified, a poignant, award-winning documentary on genetically modified food in Canada. Heather Lekx (Ignatius Farm Manager), Susan Sprague (Loyola House Food Manager), and Greg Kennedy, SJ (Spiritual Director) will lead the post-screening conversation on the multiple dimensions of modern food. Entrance by donation. Information: gkennedy@ignatiusguelph.ca Facebook event link here. Be sure to watch the movie trailer here.    

April 2019

$25

Easter Brunch at Loyola House

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Loyola House at Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

This year’s brunch is now SOLD OUT! Join us for this year’s Easter Brunch! Fee $25 | Seniors & Children under 12 $16 | Children under 6 yrs Free Reserved seating (two seatings) – 10 am & 12 noon | Cash, VISA or Mastercard To reserve call 519 824 1250 ext 241 or send an email to officecoordinator(at)ignatiusguelph.ca. Reserve tickets by Wednesday, April 10. The menu – Pastries, breads and muffins with a variety of spreads Balkan style yogurt ……

May 2019

$60

A Taste of Diversity

May 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Loyola House at Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

  Loyola House presents “The Taste of Diversity” – featuring three dinners from around the world.  Dates include: May 22 – A Taste of Italy November 13 – English Cuisine Mass will be at 5pm and dinner at 6pm. Tickets are $60 ea dinner.   Space is limited, so order your tickets soon!  Call 519 824 1250 ext 241 or email officecoordinator@ignatiusguelph.ca.      

June 2019

Land Blessing

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

“You visit the earth and water it, you greatly enrich it…blessing its growth.” (Psalm 65) Join us as we gather at St. Brigid’s Villa for this year’s Land Blessing. What an opportunity to get out on the land and bless it for the upcoming season! Be sure to bring your water bottle, coffee mug, plate & utensils, and something to share for the potluck lunch. Schedule includes: 10:30 am – Liturgy of the Word 11:15 am – Wagon Tour –…

July 2019

Designing the Community Orchard

July 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Loyola House at Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

Help design the Ignatius community food forest! Watch a portion of the film Permaculture Orchard. Give your input on guiding principles, design strategies, and planting ideas as we move forward. For information contact Matt at farmoutreach(a)ignatiusguelph.ca or call 519-824-1250 ext. 244.

August 2019

Open Farm Days

August 20 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Highway 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

Come explore your local farm during the on-farm CSA pick-up’s! Farm adventures for the whole family! Live music Learn about organic farming & the farm ecosystem Mapleton’s organic ice cream Meeting Place Organic BBQ Kids’ activities Wagon rides Picnic area, and much more!  

Open Farm Days

August 23 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Highway 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

Come explore your local farm during the on-farm CSA pick-up’s! Farm adventures for the whole family! Live music Learn about organic farming & the farm ecosystem Mapleton’s organic ice cream Meeting Place Organic BBQ Kids’ activities Wagon rides Picnic area, and much more!  

November 2019

Farming, Justice, and Indigenous Earth-Care

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Brigid’s Villa, Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 N
Guelph, ON N1H 6J2 Canada

A personal story from Guatemala with Rony Lec Rony Lec is one of the world’s leading experts in permaculture and Indigenous knowledge (read more here). He has spent the last 20 years teaching and implementing permaculture throughout the Americas focusing on promoting food sovereignty and preserving biodiversity for the survival of Indigenous communities. Rony recently moved to Guelph to secure the safety of his family. Come hear Rony’s personal experience of living and working with local communities of Guatemala in the…

$60

A Taste of Diversity

November 13 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Loyola House at Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

  Loyola House presents “The Taste of Diversity” – featuring three dinners from around the world.  Dates include: November 13 – English Cuisine Mass will be at 5pm and dinner at 6pm. Tickets are $60 ea dinner.   Space is limited, so order your tickets soon!  Call 519 824 1250 ext 241 or email officecoordinator@ignatiusguelph.ca.      

December 2019

Jesuit Community of Guelph OPEN HOUSE

December 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Loyola House at Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 Canada

The Jesuit Community of Guelph welcomes all to their Open House! A celebration of Advent leading to Christmas (or anything else you want to celebrate)! There will be light snacks & beverages – just follow the blue signs to Loyola House. We hope to see you there! Sunday, December 1 – 2-4pm at Loyola House, Ignatius Jesuit Centre, 5420 Hwy 6 N, Guelph ON.

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