Come and see what makes our experience unique!

Call for more information 515-554-5489
2345 Redwood Ave. Guthrie Center, Iowa
 In the Heart of Guthrie County, Panora, and Lake Panorama [email protected]

Current Activity calendar 

Goddess kitchen / Activity Room currently rented for Sat Dec 22nd and 29th for family events

New Years Eve Celebration Monday December 31st 6 pm to ? Come and Enjoy LIVE MUSIC with Dan Jones & Friends!  We will be serving wine, craft beer, and appetizers.  We hope you will join us for this amazing group of guitarists.  4 overnight Bed & Breakfast rooms available, Call early for your reservation 515-554-5489. 

Winter Womens Gathering Friday February 8th 6 pm through Sunday February 10th 3 pm.  2019 

We are developing an amazing two and a half day Womens retreat in collaboration with Springbrook State Park.  More to come....

Past Events
Saturday October 20th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm 2nd Annual Take & Bake Pie Event 

$15 per Guest Baker includes Apples from our own Jonathan tree, supplies for your creation, and lots of LOVE & LAUGHTER! Bring your own dish to take home and bake your yummy creation for your family or give it as a gift to someone you love!

***We will be making extra pie to donate to the Bagley Library Food Bank for the kids.

October 27th, 2018 Saturday Evening Bonfire with the LIVE MUSIC of Dan Jones & Friends. 

Come and enjoy S’mores, Hot cider, and Hot Coco with us while we enjoy the whiskey smooth voice of Dan Jones at the Bonfire!

Bring your outdoor chair…Coolers welcome.   **Dan sings for tips

November 10, 2018 9:30 am to 12:30 pm Journal From the Heart” with Dr. Radmila Abram, Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Art Therapist of 20 years.  During this workshop, Dr. Radmila, will be teaching basic techniques to begin creating from intention. Using creative writing, paint, and collage to go beyond the written word. Young adult and Adult students will have the opportunity to create their own piece to take home to start their own Art Journal with. Interested students will have the opportunity to participate in an ongoing series of 4 classes where Dr. Radmila will explore and lead students to create their own unique Art Journal.

Saturday December 8th 1:30-3:30 Holiday Open House & Cookies with Santa Dennis James.  Bring your cameras or professional photos available.  Take a moment to browse our collection of Department 56 Village pieces, lighthouses, and nautical stuff.  This holiday sale supports our Fundraiser to restore warmth and life to the main buildings.  We are developing apartments and boarding house style Rooms for Rent in our East wing.  This will allow an individual or small family to have a safe, simple, and affordable warm place to live

Currently accepting Reservations! 
  • Available Meeting Rooms, 
  • Daytime Activities Rooms, $50 half day/ $75 full day/ $100 with kitchen
  • 7 Overnight Bed & Breakfast guest rooms/suites, $55/ night single occupancy $75/ night double occupancy includes breakfast

  •        Full commercial kitchen, $50 daily use fee
  • Perfect location for Team building activities, 
  • Business, church, and friends retreats, 
  • Clue Murder Mystery Dinners (planned)
  • Pinterest Workshops
  • Homestead Workshops
  • Quilters retreats and sewing days, 
  • Scrapbooking retreats, 
  • Watercolor & other Art classes, 
  • Family Picnics & Reunions
  • Autumn Pumpkin Patch 
  • Great site for family photos- professional photographer available on site! 
  • Spring 2019 Fishing events... all on our developing farm.  
Call to schedule your event!   515-554-5489

Future events with dates pending
  • Christian Motorcycle Association Retreat
  • Beth Cobb DoTerra Oils Coach-Essential Oils for Emotional Healing
  • Dr. Radmila Abram, Certified in Counseling & Art Therapy Watercolor project
  • Cynthia Letsch, Elder Law Attorney speaking about Elder Law and the importance of Estate planning. Complimentary Power of Attorney and Advanced Directive documents during workshop
  • "Who Gives a Scrap Day " -Date pending. Currently receiving donations of orphan Arts & Crafts items from the corners of our friends closets.  Event will focus on experiencing different Arts, Crafts, Repurposed creations, and sharing Pinterest type ideas.  Experiencing new ideas without the cost of purchasing "all the needed supplies" for a new Creative passion moment.  
  • Toni Wright -wrapped wire Natural Gemstone jewelry
  • Gina Lloyd-Upcycled bottles and glass
  • Brenda Rose & Toni Wright- Upcycled Glass Garden Art
  • Lora Koch- Chalk painting vintage furniture
  • Gina Lloyd-painting vintage paned windows
  • Gina Lloyd-Painting 2x2 barn quilts
  • Gina Lloyd- Alcohol Inks
  • Brenda Rose & Toni Wright  Fairy Gardens from Re-purposed small items and boxes
  • "Share the Weight" event.  Currently Seeking donated fabric, thread, and $$ or purchasing weighted beads used for creating weighted blankets.  
Seeking persons interested in a day of coming together to make & donate Weighted blankets.  This project is in the planning phases and serves to help to reduce the current waiting list of 1,500 requests for weighted blankets.  Blankets are currently being made by the ladies of the Non-Profit Organization called "Share the Weight".  These blankets & vests help children and adults with Autism to feel grounded and safe when they are having periods of restlessness and anxiety from too much sensory stimulation.  Ladies in our community who sew or would like to learn how to sew with a purpose are welcome.   We would like to make this an ongoing quarterly group event. 
  • Re-purposing hardware, tools, and barnwood projects.  This promises to be one of my favorite workshops!  Call for details 515-554-5489