Current Covid-19 Protocols

In order to keep our doors open and our guest safe, Star of the North Retreat Centre is a part of the AHS Restrictions Exemption Program requiring proof of vaccination or negative test result, plus mandatory masking. Some exceptions apply. To obtain more information about this program or how to obtain a copy of your vaccine record please visit

The Star of the North COVID-19 Protocols

  • All Star of the North sponsored programs follow the Restriction Exemptions AHS guidelines.  To attend retreats, workshops, day or evening series in person, proof of full vaccination (via QR code) or 72-hour prior negative testing result is required.

  • All personal retreatants and guests are required to provide QR codes or a negative COVID-19 test 72 hours prior to their stay.

  • Regular group bookings for business/staff meetings, quilting, scrapbooking or other retreats, we request group coordinators to have the AHS app to receive QR codes, create a registration list for their group, and when checking in, assure all registrants present their QR codes and are marked on the registration list as validated. 

  • AHS “out of scope” designation allow for wellness groups, support groups and special healing/training groups to gather whether vaccinated or unvaccinated.  As per AHS regulations, groups that fall in these categories seeking to book The Star will be asked to limit numbers to 12 persons or less, social distance and wear masks.  Food services will not be available for these groups. 

For more information, please contact the Star of the North at 780-459-5511.

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