contact us

We would love to hear from you! Use the form to the right! All questions are emailed to both our Conference Center Coordinator, Jenifer Oliphant and the Marketing Director, Elizabeth Wheeler. 

7363 Bear Creek Rd
Morgantown, IN, 46160

812-597-4241

Waycross is a summer camp and  year-round  conference center. We welcome groups that seek leadership development, spiritual growth or educational advancements. Everything from afternoon meetings to weekend conferences to week long retreats.

Session 1 013.jpg

Waycross Events & Registration

Waycross is a summer camp and  year-round  conference center. We welcome groups that seek leadership development, spiritual growth or educational advancements. Everything from afternoon meetings to weekend conferences to week long retreats. We have a variety of living and meeting spaces. In addition we offer team building exercises with the use of our climbing wall, zip line and low rope courses.

We hosted groups from:  Butler University, Circle K, Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School, Marian University,  Kiwanis International, Jesuit Volunteer Corp, Alpha Kappa Psi, and Extension Homemakers


Episcopal Women's Ministries Fall Retreat
Sep
29
to Oct 1

Episcopal Women's Ministries Fall Retreat

Savoring the Sacred Pauses —

A retreat of practices for the rhythm of our days and a rule for our lives

SISTERS IN CHRIST: The 2017 Fall Retreat with Bishop Jennifer is coming and is just around the corner!! This retreat takes place the weekend of 29 September 2017 at our lovely, uplifting Diocesan Waycross Retreat and Conference Center.

Here is an opportunity for relaxing and refreshing self, worshipping together, breaking bread together, developing and renewing friendships, learning, and sharing God’s love for us. Put this Retreat on your calendar to come, and ask your friends to join us.

Please help to publicize this opportunity in your parish, especially for those women who are not in the EWM database, e.g., copies of this form available, posters around the church building, information in your Parish Newsletter, e-mail to your Parish database, and so forth. Thank you very much for your help in ‘spreading the word’ about this opportunity, and we hope to see you there.

Below is the Registration Form for the 2017 EWM Fall Retreat. The Deadline for the Early Bird Special Registration is 26 August 2017.

Click here for the retreat Flyer and registration form.

View Event →
Labor Day Family Camp
Sep
1
to Sep 4

Labor Day Family Camp

What a better way to spend your three day weekend then at Waycross with your family? Get a taste of summer camp by joining in on the biking, archery, crafts, swimming, canoeing, gardening and hiking. Or take the relaxing route and enjoy each other’s company with a deck of cards, in the craft shop or gathered around a fire. Whatever you prefer we invite your family to join us for a weekend of unplugged family fun. 

If you cannot attend all of Family Camp consider attending the 60 Year Celebration on Sunday from 1 pm-5 pm.  Registration form is here. If you are signed up for Family Camp you are already registered for the birthday celebration.  

 

 

View Event →
Women's Week (without childcare and day campers)
Jul
9
to Jul 13

Women's Week (without childcare and day campers)

2017 Theme: Awake My Soul


Women’s Week is an inter generational event.  The only requirement is that you be a woman and at least 18 years old.  There will be a time for worship, reflection, to break bread together, creativity, to play, and relaxation. The sessions are designed to encourage spiritual reflection and conversation among the participants and are enhanced by the opportunity to participate in group activities, sample some new spiritual practices, and enjoy crafts. No child care will be offered but you can register your child for adventure camp(3A) or Hickory Hill Wilderness Camp(3B).

Please call Jenifer at 812-597-4241 with any questions.

 

View Event →
Women's Week (with childcare and day campers)
Jun
20
to Jun 24

Women's Week (with childcare and day campers)

2017 Theme: Awake My Soul


Women’s Week is an inter generational event.  The only requirement is that you be a woman and at least 18 years old.  If you have young children, we encourage you to sign them up for camp and bring them along.  While the children are enjoying a Waycross experience, you have a week to refresh and renew yourself.  There will be a time for worship, reflection, to break bread together, creativity, to play, and relaxation. The sessions are designed to encourage spiritual reflection and conversation among the participants and are enhanced by the opportunity to participate in group activities, sample some new spiritual practices, and enjoy crafts. Child care and camp options are available.

Please call Jenifer at 812-597-4241 with questions.

 

View Event →
Mother's Day Lunch
May
14
1:30pm 1:30pm

Mother's Day Lunch

Mother’s Day lunch  is a long standing Waycross tradition. For years we invited families to come together and enjoy a wonderful meal and the peaceful outdoors.  Join us at 1:30 pm! Travel back home with new memories and a full stomach.

Menu:

Oven Fried Chicken, baked chicken, sliced baked ham, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, corn,The "Good Cake".  Salads, breads and other desserts are offered and are chef's choice.

Adults and young adults: $18.00
Children 13 and under: $9.00
Under 3 are free.

 

 

View Event →
Dad's n Kids Weekend
Feb
17
to Feb 19

Dad's n Kids Weekend

One of Waycross' newest events in conjunction with St. Paul's Episcopal Church, but not limited to their families. This encourages dad's to spend a weekend with their kids away from Mom. Counselors are here to help guide the dads and kids in activities like archery, sledding, hiking, sock wars and maybe even create a drive in theater in the evening.  This event starts on Friday with snacks in the main house and ends after breakfast on Sunday.  Short and sweet but with plenty of fun. 

View Event →
COA 2017
May
12
to May 13

COA 2017

COA is from May 12-13, 2017 with an optional overnight May 13-14, 2017.  We host our annual Mother's Day lunch on Sunday May 14.  Hope you will stay and join us.

 

View Event →
Spring Clergy Conference
Apr
4
to Apr 5

Spring Clergy Conference

Call or email Jenifer at Waycross to make your reservation or fill out the form below.

Jenifer Oliphant
812-597-4241
reservations@waycrosscenter.org

Name *
Name
View Event →