Events & Retreats

Unfinished Objects Retreat

December 6-8, 2019

Carol Joy Holling Camp

These retreats are for crafters of any kind. Bring your own projects and use this time away to get caught up or do new projects! It's a great time to meet new friends, learn new skills and be inspired by other's creativity. Come stay in a beautiful place with high-comfort facilities and great food - you'll leave refreshed and ready to start other projects.

Mother & Tween Daughter Retreat

November 23-24, 2019

Carol Joy Holling Camp

The academic year is a time where school, activities and family obligations can make life seem like a giant to-do list. Join us for a weekend to be present, try new things, grow together and have fun! This retreat is designed for mothers and their 10-13 year old daughters.


High School Retreat

December 27-28, 2019

Carol Joy Holling Camp


Come and join us as we dive into this past summer’s theme, “Chain Reaction.” Along with the lessons we will learn about God’s love and the chain reaction it causes, we will also experience some favorite camp activities, God’s creation, and of course, fellowship! See the tentative schedule below for some examples of activities that your camper will get to participate in.

Minister's Conference

January 21-23, 2020

Adult Faith Formation

January 25, 2020

Empyrean Trail Run

February 1, 2020

God's idea

February 7-9, 2020

March 17-18, 2020

Welcomed & Included Retreat
Unplugged retreat

May 8-9, 2020

Quilt Auction

July 25, 2020


27416 Ranch Road, Ashland, NE. 68003


Carol Joy Holling Conference & Retreat Center is operated by Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries (NLOM), a non-profit organization.

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