Calling All Cookbook Recipes!

We are currently in the process of collecting recipes from residents, family members and staff here at St. Jacob’s Place. We are making a St. Jacob’s Place Cookbook to sell to anyone who would like to buy one. The proceeds from this cookbook will go towards buying supplies for the MCC Relief Kits. For more […]

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St. Jacobs Quilt Festival

We would like to send a huge thank you to Marlene Good who organized and took part in the Mill Quilting and Knotting demonstrations for the St. Jacobs Quilt Festival on May 21st-24th. With all of the comforters that our residents have knotted hanging beautifully on the walls, and the quilt and comforter set up […]

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Christmas is Coming

Christmas is quickly approaching! We have decked the halls and made St. Jacobs Place into a winter wonderland. This Saturday, December 8th, is our Annual Family Christmas Dinner. With 2 settings at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm we plan on having well over 200 meals served. The kitchen staff is busy preparing the feast, and […]

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This Thanksgiving… Let’s Talk Turkey

  There are few family gatherings that are as powerful in creating a spirit of family, food, and gratitude as Thanksgiving.  Especially today, when families are scattered and distracted by every type of technology, the Thanksgiving meal creates the perfect environment for real, intimate and open conversations. As part of our annual Thanksgiving meal, St. […]

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August is my favourite!

August…the days are warm and the nights become cooler…the sun sets earlier and the campfires can start earlier. I’ve always loved chats around campfires and watching the stars twinkle in the sky.  The peacefulness of the night sky, the sounds of nature in the air are the things that take the rush of the day […]

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Celebrating Seniors!

June is Celebrating Seniors Month here at St. Jacobs Place and we invite you all to join us Friday, June 29th from 1:30 -3:30 for a fun and free event with live music, refreshments, door prizes, some classic cars, a Nygard Fashion show featuring our very own residents as models, a clothing sale and more!  […]

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June already!

We’ve had such beautiful weather in May and June is looking to be just as lovely!  May was filled with celebrating the month of royalty with a fancy hat Victorian Tea and watching the royal newlyweds share their wedding vows.  As we head into June we are looking forward to celebrating our men here at […]

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Celebrating our Women

Here at St. Jacobs Place we care for and honour our women.  Women who are mothers and women who have been mother’s in many ways but have never had their own children.  Women who love beyond themselves and reach out unselfishly to those in their world and beyond.  Our Mother’s Day dinners this past weekend […]

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