- THE 2018 COURSE LIST IS NOW ONLINE! See here »
- REGISTRATION NOW OPEN online and by phone - see registration page ».
- WEB FIRST - Details about 2018 courses and events is first posted online - each couse has its own webpage - see here ». Changes & updates will be posted online.
- UPDATES - Course news and updates will also be posted on Sorrento's Facebook » or Twitter ». Want to receive occasional Sorrento email news? Subscribe here »
- PRINT LATER The "hard copy" version has the same information as online but in a handy booklet. After layout preparation, it will first available as a view and/or download pdf on the website. Printing and shipping take 2-3 weeks after the web release to arrive in the mailbox. The printed Program Guide is mailed on request - please call the office for your copy: 1-866-694-2409 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org - Copies are also distributed to parishes in BC and Alberta and others on request.
- FAITH AND COMMUNITY GROUPS & PRIVATE EVENTS - Events hosted at Sorrento Centre and sponsored by faith-based organizations, community and private groups are listed here »
Sorrento Centre is looking for dynamic and energetic people to work in all departments. We will hire 15-20 people to join our staff for the summer months.
All staff must be 16 years or older.... and for youth volunteers who want to experience and contribute to the dynamic and energetic Summer Youth Staff community.
Details here »
From time to time (generally once a monthor so), Sorrento Centre emails a newsletter of updates and announcements. Subscribe here »
- Visit the Sorrento Centre Facebook site here » / current pictures and updates!
Nourish yourself – connect with creation! Experience our faith-based farm!
Sorrento Centre Farm is now entering its 8th year of producing fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers for our guests and community.
Our farm is a deeply integrated element of life at Sorrento Centre. While spending time with your family and friends in Sorrento, you will have abundant opportunities to engage with creation on our farm.
Some of the opportunities include
- Farm to Table: fresh farm produce served in the dining room
- Creation Integration: Children and Youth Program farm activities
- Share in the Abundance: seasonal produce available
- Farm Tours: Everyone is invited to join us for a farm tour
CALGARY/SORRENTO – The Diocese of Calgary has announced that it is contributing $750,000 to the “Next 50” Campaign for Sorrento Centre, the Anglican Retreat and Conference Centre located on Shuswap Lake in Sorrento, BC. Calgary is one of the nine Dioceses in Western Canada affiliated with Sorrento Centre....
We’ve had lots of guests at the Centre over the past couple of weeks who appear to have enjoyed their stays. Here’s what some of them have had to say:
- “Wonderful. The service and meals were top notch; we lacked for nothing. Staff at Sorrento Centre are friendly and helpful.”
- “Thank you for all you do to make the guests feel welcome and comfortable. It was inspiring to be part of a group who are committed and serious about their faith and honest and open in sharing belief and friendship.”
- “Program, food, hospitality, accommodation all great. … Very welcoming staff! Very lovely – peaceful. Thanks for a good experience! “Excellent facility for our needs. Beautiful surroundings and most friendly staff. Very happy with the abundance of fresh fruits and veggies.”
- “The place is a little bit of heaven. Thanks to your wonderful friendly staff. You make us feel very welcome.”
- “Thank you to all! I always enjoy my time here (this is the 5th). This is such a welcoming, mellow, spirit-filled place. There are always great people to meet, staff included.”
- John Bell leading "God Bless to Us our Bread" at Sorrento Centre - posted by Youthful Lutheran: here »
- Cursillo Kitchen Crew Sorrento Centre 2010 "Never never never give up" - posted by Dan Hines - here »
- BCAYM (Anglican Youth Movement) centennial announcement - here » - posted by BCAYM
- Flyover and Bluegrass - here » posted by David Gonella
- See Sorrento Centre's YouTube channel here »
- Enjoy some sounds from Swing Camp. See part of the choral performance lead by Brian Tate on Sorrento Centre YouTube channel »
- Art Expressions - The "Early Christians of the 21st Century" and the "Art and Spirit: Hands on and Hearts Open!" courses spent part of a morning together. See a video slideshow made by Scott McLeod of their time creating together on Sorrento Centre YouTube channel »
- Sounds from Morning Prayer - on Sorrento Centre YouTube channel »
- Summer Days sideshow to the music of Sorrento Centre workshop and worship resource leader Linnea Good - on Sorrento Centre YouTube channel »
Take a peak at a typical week of Summer at Sorrento Centre from the experience of our children, youth and Summer Youth Staff: here » [opens on a new webpage] Filled with worship, music, games, and many activities for the whole family in a beautiful outdoor space. Bring your whole family and join us for Summer 2012.Special thanks to Linnea Good for the use of her song "Who Am I" (unknown origin) from the album Swimmin' Like a Bird. Visit Linnea's website here ». Dan Hines, Linnea Good and David Jonsson are leading the worship and music for Week 4 2013
Compare and Contrast! See how much of a bargain Sorrento Centre cabanas are compared to the similar walled camping tents erected by the national parks "oTent-ic" program. For a description of the Parks Canada facility, plus suggestions, rules, and accomodation, reservation and site entry fees see here » . For information on Sorrento's Cabanas, see here »
Map of the Sorrento Centre campus online here »
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