November Programs at Shepherd’s Corner Ecology Center

Consider joining us at our November programs.

A Time For Reflection & Hope: November Labyrinth Walk
Friday, November 1st 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Facilitated by Joy Lawrence, LMT & Yoga Instructor
Suggested Donation: $5

Come celebrate the delicate balance between life and death as we share our love for the past, present and hope for the future.

Our labyrinth is located on Wengert Road, at the second drive to the right. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. No previous meditation experience or experience walking labyrinths is required.


An Attitude of Gratitude
Wednesday, November 6 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Facilitated by Linda Lee, OP
Suggested donation $10

During this weekday retreat we will take time to explore gratitude. Join us as we seek to deepen our gratitude in hopes that it leads us to action. This program will include time to explore nature and a simple lunch will be served. We ask that you dress for the weather as part of the program may be outside.


Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual by Michael Pollan
Book Discussion series
Tuesdays 10:00 am – 11:00 am (Nov 5 – Nov. 19)

Led by Marguerite Chandler, OP
Suggested Donation: $5/per week

Eating doesn’t have to be complicated. Food is as much about pleasure and community as nutrition and health.
Food Rules guides us with humor, joy, and common sense toward a happier, healthier relationship to food and the planet.


Come Visit Shepherd’s Corner.
Walk our labyrinths and meditation trail.
Most Wednesdays through Fridays (from April to mid-November) we are open to visitors between the hours of 10:00 am and 4:00 pm. Dates when were are not open can be seen on our website calendar. You can always call ahead just to make sure we’re open for visitors.

November 14th is our last day open for public visitation until April.

We ask that you register for programs by calling (614) 866-4302 or through our website calendar,
All programs have a minimum of 5 participants & a snack and beverage are included. Registration closes three business days prior to each program.

Shepherd’s Corner Ecology Center is an outreach of The Dominican Sisters of Peace.

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Join us at Field Day!

Saturday, September 22nd, from 1 pm to 4 pm.

3rd Annual Field Day
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
$5 per vehicle

Curious about Shepherd’s Corner Ecology Center? Come and check us out!  We invite you to come connect with Shepherd’s Corner Ecology Center and the community that surrounds our small corner of creation. On Saturday,September 22nd we are hosting our 3rd annual Field Day. You’ll be able to explore the gardens, take a hayride around our property, as well as walk the meditation trail & turf labyrinth.

This event is BYOP! bring your own picnic. There are tables on the back patio that are perfect for picnics!

Jefferson Township fire department will be present so you can check out a fire truck up close! Local artists, including Donna Nesbitt (plein air painting) and Gail Maraman (felting), will be demonstrating their art. We will also have a farm stand featuring naturally grown pesticide and herbicide free produce grown on site!
There will be crafts, made by Sisters and volunteers, for purchase.

As a reminder, we are unable to accept payment via credit or debit cards.

Hope to see you Saturday!

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