Marriage Preparation Course
for the Antigonish / Guysborough Deanery
The marriage preparation course is offered to engaged couples. Our goal is to share some information, ideas, advice, insights, thoughts and experiences that may help in your future marriage.
Comments from previous courses:
"better than I expected"
"the overall course was a great learning experience for the both of us"
"I would recommend every new couple take this course"
"the course was very helpful"
"Did not know what to expect coming in but walked away feeling better about our upcoming
"I wasn't really looking forward to the course, but I found it helpful in a lot of ways, and am glad I
"This course was very interesting and I enjoyed it very much."
"I was impressed by the efforts of everyone involved"
"I enjoyed the course and would like to say that the presenters made it really fun. Thanks for a
"I really enjoyed the course, it was very interesting to hear other couples situations and advice!"
This site was last updated: January 4, 2017
The next Marriage Preparation Course is scheduled for
October 2017 (Date to be set later). Pre-registration is required.
Note: The course in now an annual course to be held in the fall only
This is a one day course (full course)
Saturday: 8:45 am to 4 pm,
Registration: $70.00 per couple (due on the morning of the
Pre register by calling 863 5987 (ask for Brian) or email
Location and Directions:
The Marriage Preparation Course is held on the main level at St. Ninian Place, (behind St. Ninian's Cathedral) on Notre Dame Avenue (off St. Ninian Street), Antigonish, Nova Scotia.
All ARE WELCOME:
Couples from outside the Antigonish / Guysborough Deanery are also welcome to participate.
by law, a marriage license must be issued at least 5 days prior to the marriage date. Licenses can be obtained locally from Service Nova Scotia.
Other Marriages Preparation Courses:
1. In the Industrial Cape Breton Area: Pre-Marriage Programs: Family Service of Eastern Nova Scotia
Program fee is $100 per couple. Pre-registration is required.
Contact Family Service of Glace Bay, ph (902) 849-4772 to pre-register.
November 12 & 13, 2016
Bras d'Or Hall
February 18 & 19, 2017
Our Lady of Fatima
April 29 & 30, 2017
Our Lady of Fatima
June 24 & 25, 2017
2. In Pictou County call 902 923 2807
3. In Richmond County: Barbara Mac Neil: 902.226.1020
St. Ninian Place is building No. 5 on the map of St.FX Campus to the left.