Gardens of St John's Convent
Type: Retreat Centre
Garden Capacity: 20
Offers accommodation? YES
Location: 233 Cummer Ave,, Toronto, Ontario, M2M 2E8, Canada
Description: We have 3 or 4 Quiet Garden days each summer; in 2017 they are on June 24, July 22, and August 12. A description of our Quiet Garden Days may be found on our website. You must register with the Guest House at least a week in advance.
There are two main garden areas. The Guest House Courtyard has a fountain, a central grassy area surrounded by beds of flowering shrubs and flowers, a circular path, and a patio with tables and chairs. The garden south of the Guest House has a labyrinth, bird-feeder and two beds of flowers and shrubs with colour all summer long. There are sunny and shady areas In both gardens. In case of rain, there are plenty of indoor spaces with large windows looking out into the gardens and grounds.
Host: A Sister of the Sisterhood of St. John the Divine
Telephone: 416 226 2201 ext. 305