The Abbey for the Arts

Originally the Maryvale Convent, this lovely building celebrated its centenary in 2013.  It was home to the Sisters of Providence who taught separate school and high school , painting, “fancy work”, vocal and instrumental music.  In 1966 it became a nursing home.  In 1983 it was converted to a residential home for seniors.   Today it is known as the Abbey for the Arts , hosting … Continue reading The Abbey for the Arts