Christian Retreats and Events at Tuscarora 

Please call (800)500-8872, 9:00AM - 5:00PM, to make a reservation or click on the appropriate Register Button below.




Begin a tradition that you and your family will love!

Leave the cooking and cleaning up to us, while you make the best summer memories for your family for generations to come! The week will include great Bible teaching for all ages, child care, river activities, swimming, tournaments, delicious meals, and evening activities.


July 26 - August 1, 2014

Speaker: Dr. Ron Susek

Founder of the Susek Evangelistic Association, best selling author, and former television / radio Bible teacher.



Leisure Week 2

Registration Letter

Tentative Schedule

Wheels Policy

Both weeks begin with supper on Saturday and conclude with breakfast on Friday. Leisure Week 2 is co-sponsored by Tuscarora and L.E.M. East.

  1. Prices range from $350 - $525 per adult. Youth in rooms with their parents pay a percentage of the price: 13-18 yrs. (75%), 6-12 yrs. (50%), 0-5 yrs (FREE) when both parents attend - half price if only one parent attends.
  2. Add an additional $30 per person programming fee to the above rates. This applies to each person regardless of discounts or age.
  3. Youth who attend Junior Week or Teen Week are FREE when both parents attend the entire Leisure Week - half price if only one parent attends.
  4. The maximum rate a family (in one room) will pay is 3 Adult Rates. This pertains to immediate family members only. Any other relatives or friends staying in the room pay the full rate.




July 20 - 26, 2014

Speaker: Sam Bhatt

For additional information and to register, please visit Summer Youth Camps!









September 26 - 28

Speaker: Jim Masteller

Jim is the founder and CEO of the Center for Individual and Family Therapy, a Christian counseling center.  Jim also serves as the Pastor of Church Wide Development for Rock Harbor Church in Costa Mesa, CA and Teaching Pastor of Rock Harbor Orange.

Weekend Highlights include:

  • General Sessions, Topical Electives, Worship lead by Pete Shambrook, Devotions
  • TUSC Mudder - 2 Mile run & 10 obstacles
  • Sports Tournaments - Tennis, Horseshoes, Shuffleboard, Bocce, Ping-Pong
  • Canoeing, Basketball, Volleyball, Air Hockey, Pool Table, Foosball
  • Delicious Family Style Meals

Barney Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament:  Friday 8:30 AM, Apple Mountain Golf & Country Club

The retreat begins on Friday with an optional dinner buffet and ends after midday dinner on Sunday. 

Weekend rates range from $112 to $226 per person.




October 7 - 9

Speaker:  Pastor John Hibbard

John has served in pastoral ministry for over 50 years.  In addition to pastoring churches in Delaware & New Jersey, he has served as a chaplain for both minor and major league sports teams. 

Wednesday 7pm Concert in the Senum-Thompson Center - Carolyn Hibbard

Piano playing has been a favorite thing for Carolyn since she was 7 years old.  She has recorded 3 CDs, each over an hour in length with all hymn arrangements.


On Thursday morning, we will take an optional bus trip to Sight & Sound to enjoy the wonderful new production "Moses", followed by dinner at Miller's Smorgasbord, all for $125 per person.  Thursday night lodging and Friday breakfast are complimentary for those who attend the retreat and go on the bus trip.

The retreat begins with lunch on Tuesday and ends after lunch on Thursday.

Rates range from $167 - $211 per person.




October 27 - 31

Tuscarora is blessed with nearly 25,000 hours of donated labor annually to help this ministry thrive.

We are looking for skilled workers in the areas of carpentry, plumbing, painting and electrical as well as other volunteers to help us with projects and deep cleaning after our busy summer season.

There is no charge for Work Week and you can come for all or part of the week.  Work Week starts with Monday lunch and ends with Friday lunch.


Please contact our office at 800-500-8872 to reserve your room.




November 7 - 9 (Co-sponsored with CLB Eastern Region Women's Ministries)

Speaker:  Debbie Taylor Williams

Debbie is an authentic servant of Christ with a focus to encourage, challenge and inspire her audiences to become women of passion, purpose and prayer.

Have you ever wished you could "hear" a word from God?  With a careful look at the Scriptures, Debbie points out the role of the Holy Spirit in the believer's life.  Her "show, don't tell" examples of those who have listened to God, inspire an intimacy with Him that includes listening heavenward. 

Included in this weekend will be teaching workshops, leisure electives, prayer groups, praise and worship, a coffee house and a silent auction.

If you have a non-lodging question about this retreat, or would like to participate in the program, please email the retreat planning team at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

This retreat begins with supper on Friday and ends after brunch on Sunday.

Weekend rates range from $197 - $246 per person.

Online registration will be available shortly.  Please contact our office at 800-500-8872 to reserve your room.



CHRISTMAS WEEKEND December 12 - 14

Friday Concert:  Mikael Jarlestrand

7:30 PM in the Senum-Thompson Center - Love Offering

A Tuscarora favorite, Mikael Jarlestrand has traveled to many countries as a soloist over the past 25 years.  He has recorded a number of CDs including his Christmas album, Den Forsta Julen (The First Christmas), which is recorded in Swedish.

After the Friday concert we will have our traditional Scandinavian Party with caroling around the tree, desserts & fellowship.


Saturday Concert:  Tenore

7:30 PM in the Senum-Thompson Center - Tickets: $20

Back by popular demand, Tenore is a multiple Covenant award-winning (Canada's Dove Award equivalent) tenor group that shot to international acclaim since the release of their album in 2011.  Their newest album, Christmas With You, was released in November, 2013 and includes a spectacular mix of timeless classics and fresh new favorites.



Saturday evening will feature our 5-course land & sea banquet.  Weekend package includes Friday buffet (6-7pm) through Sunday midday dinner (except Saturday lunch) and concert tickets.  Friday buffet (6-7pm), Saturday banquet (5pm) and concert tickets may be purchased separately.




December 31, 2014 - January 2, 2015

Speaker:  Leslie Vernick

Leslie is a popular speaker, author of 6 books, licensed clinical social worker and life coach with a private counseling practice in Pennsylvania.

New Year's Eve Party

The party will feature DJ George Flores, on-air personality at Star 99.1 FM.

The Retreat begins with an optional buffet supper on Wednesday and ends with lunch on Friday.

Rates range from $102 - $198 per person.

Part-time packages

  1. Wednesday New Year's Eve Party - Thursday brunch
  • New Year's Eve Party only: $50 per person (reservations made after 12/26 if the event is not sold out)



  1.        WOMEN'S RETREAT: February 27 - March 1
    • COUPLES RETREAT: March 13 - 15
    • MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND: May 22 - 25
    • JUNIOR WEEK: July 5 - 11
    • LEISURE WEEK 1: July 11 - 17
    • TEEN WEEK: July 19 - 25
    • LEISURE WEEK 2: July 25 - 31