Adult Programs

  • Adults are welcome to attend our Family Camps with or without children!

    Visit the Family Programs page for more information.

  • Women's Retreat

    November 1-3, 2019   |   $210 +gst   |   Age 18+

    Spirituality and Expressions of Art: Women in the New Testament

    Rev. Deb Kerr, Calgary and Rev. Bonnie Arends, Camrose

    Registration includes a leather journal art project.

    Arrive 8-8:30pm on Friday             Wrap- up 12:30pm on Sunday

    Learn, laugh, and be renewed. Join Deb and Bonnie as they share reflections and discussions on one of their favourite topics. And, try your hand at a leatherwork art project under Deb's experienced instruction.

    This weekend is a great way for moms and daughters, sisters, close friends or new acquaintances to spend a weekend with God and each other. Let us cook the meals and clean up while you enjoy time to relax, learn, and laugh.

    With time to enjoy good company, joyful laughter, delicious food, and creative arts- this will be a weekend you won't want to miss!  We will also offer massages on Saturday afternoon (additional fee applies), and plenty of silliness to go around.

    Take a look at last year's schedule to get an idea what the weekend will look like.

  • SHIFT Retreat

    Nov 29-Dec 1 2019   |   $150+gst   |   Age 18-35

    Arrive 8-8:30pm on Friday               Wrap-up 12:30pm on Sunday

    Dean Rostad, President - CLBI Camrose

    Welcome to winter! It's a busy time of year - that's why you're invited to a retreat at camp. Commit to SHIFT, come be challenged and equipped, while engaging in a strong community. 

    Join us for a weekend at camp, and enjoy some time outdoors with friends. We'll have a relaxing weekend among great people, forming relationships and building each other up, and learning a thing or two along the way.

    Activities include snowshoeing, climbing wall, snacks, knitting by the fire, wearing things knitted by the fire, and general hilarity. Skating on the lake, tobogganing, and skiing are always big hits.

    Evening activities will include a gift exchange (homemade or re-gifts only, no purchases!) and a Coffee House talent show.

    See last year's schedule for a sneak-peak at all the fun!

  • Kuriakos Work Weeks

    Fall Work Week - Oct 7-11, 2019

    Spring Work Week - May 11-15, 2020

    Kuriakos manages over 20 buildings and 200 acres of land. And we can't do it alone! Come for a few days to help our Property Work Group.

    Projects include construction and renovations... no skills necessary, since instructions will be provided. In the evenings, we'll share a meal, games, and enjoy the retreat space.

    Register online, or with

    Service Weeks are followed by Family Work Weekends, when all are welcome to help out around camp.

  • Lutheran Student Movement Retreat

    January 24-26, 2020

    Join students from across Alberta and Saskatchewan for relaxation, reflection, and recreation. Hosted by campus ministries at University of Alberta, Augustana Campus, and University of Calgary

    Registration is through Campus Ministries.

  • RENEW - Spiritual Retreat for Women

    April 3-5, 2020              $150 +GST

    Speaker to be announced soon

    This is a weekend for women to come together to be renewed -in their faith, in their life, in their relationships. Through prayer, teaching and meditation, we will experience the grace of God. 

    This weekend runs at a slower pace than many of our retreats, with an intentional focus on rest and spiritual renewal, however we will still have lots of fun, laughter, worship, great food and growth.

  • The Way of Christ

    April 16-19, 2020

    The Way of Christ is a Christian movement dedicated to renewing faith and congregational life.

    Click here for more information on this program

  • Prime Time

    June 28-July 1, 2020    |   $200 +gst   |   Age 35+

    Arrive 5-5:30pm on Sunday            Wrap-up Wednesday after breakfast

    Guest Speaker - to be announced

    Here is a great way to start the summer off! Prime Time will be sure to be a hit, as we aspire to keep all of the wisdom from before and also bring in a few new friends. Join us for three nights at Camp, and days full of coffee times, enjoying delicious food, swimming and canoeing, seeing the Passion Play, engaging in bible study, watching Canada Day parades and much more!  

  • Retreat of our Own

    September 25-27, 2020

    A time for theological reflection in the beauty of creation!

    The retreat is an excellent opportunity to...

    • Be away in a beautiful place (fall colours in the Parkland of Central Alberta!).
    • Connect and reconnect with new and old friends.
    • Grow in faith and understanding by listening to a gifted theologian and in worship.
    Registration is through RETREAT OF OUR OWN
  • Men's Retreat

    October 25-27, 2019  |  150 +gst   |   Age 18+

    Men's Spirituality in a Modern Age

    Rev. Kevin Powell, Calgary

    Arrive 8-8:30pm on Friday             Wrap-up 12:30pm on Sunday

    Learn and serve in creation. Kevin will share his reflections on the role of men in the Church, and the powerful way we can live out that role in our community.

    Think camp is great in the summer?  We've saved the best fall weekend for our Men's Retreat!  Come with your friends, sons, father, buddies, or pals to enjoy time with God and each other. We provide great meals, space to relax, time to learn, and opportunities to use power tools.

    Options include climbing wall, fishing, sitting by the fire, ropes course, or telling stories. Interested in tackling a larger project? We have a fairly well-equipped shop. Bring your own idea, or we can provide a service project of our own.