Throughout the year, we host a number of retreats and events for children, youth, adults and families.

 Friends Day, July 29, 2017

Part Open House, part Alumni Reunion, Friends Day is fun for the whole family – and church!  Join us for a delicious buffet lunch at Agape, an afternoon of camp activities and music, followed by worship and delicious picnic dinner at the Lodge at Westminster Lake.

 Youth Group Team Building Retreat, September 22-23, 2017

Gather your church’s middle and high school youth group for an overnight at Holmes!  The focus is on team building activities, including our Low Ropes Course, to help kick-off a new school year with your youth.

Women’s Retreat, November 3-5, 2017

Join other women from the region in study, fellowship and retreat at Holmes!  Attend for the whole weekend, one night or a day retreat.


Christmas Camp, December 27-30, 2017Christmas Camp bakery

All the fun of summer camp, right after Christmas!  Camper alumni loving having this time to reconnect with friends and new campers can get a taste of what summer camp is like over just a few days.


Confirmation Retreats

Your church’s confirmation class will join with youth from other churches to explore their faith together in small groups during this overnight retreat.  Each retreat has a different leader, and a different focus.

Alumni and Friends Work Day

The Holmes community is comes together to help with various projects that continue to improve our facilities and programs!  Exact projects are announced as the day approaches.

Summer Camp Open House

A great excuse to come visit Holmes in the spring!  Some of our summer staff will be here to lead activities such as boating and archery, as well as tours of our site.  It’s a great chance to learn more about our Summer Camp programs – and your last chance to take advantage of our Early Bird Discount!