The Oakwood Center is the central building at Heartland. Upon entering the building you will be greeted by a spacious and comfortable lobby. This is where you will find our vast dining room, with seating for up to 344 guests at one time, staff offices, climbing wall and multipurpose room. The multipurpose room is used for large group general sessions, worship, as a theater or gym.
Oakwood Center is the hub of activity at Heartland. The spacious atrium welcomes guests and gives visitors direct access to restrooms, the multipurpose room, and dining areas. The dorm-style lodges are conveniently located nearby as well. Featuring audio, visual, and lighting systems with a full-size stage, the multipurpose room offers seating for groups of up to 700. Also ideal for larger banquet settings, and is equipped to convert to full size indoor basketball and volleyball courts. Oakwoods dining room comfortably seats up to 344, and our Food Services staff makes each meal an enjoyable feast. With advance notice, we can accommodate most dietary needs. For private luncheons or small groups, the dining hall offers areas that can be separated by partitions.
A great option for many groups, is our dorm-style lodges! All three lodges are centrally located on the property and include seventeen rooms with a total of 196 beds. Our dorm buildings have modern amenities, including a hospitality room with a refrigerator and coffee maker, two large restroom facilities with private showers, a year round climate controlled environment and a central meeting space.
Dogwood, Maple and Sycamore each provide overnight accommodations for up to 196 people. The three dorm-style lodges each have meeting space for up to 75 people and are used during inclement weather as classrooms. All three buildings can be used for larger groups that will have breakout sessions in the lodges and large group meetings in the Oakwood Center.
For your convenience, a hospitality nook is located off each lobby, offering a refrigerator, microwave, and coffee and tea service. Dining is conveniently located next door at Oakwood Center, and the other great activities at Heartland are all within walking distance. Each dorm-style Lodge has 17 sleeping rooms sharing two bright, spacious restroom & shower facilities. Linen service is available for an additional charge.
An atmosphere of fragrant woodlands captured and brought indoors — that’s the essence of Hickory Lodge. Featuring a stone hearth fireplace reaching up to touch the vaulted ceilings, the airy central meeting room is surrounded by an array of windows which flood the room with natural light. A magnificent setting in which to host your next conference, meeting or retreat.
Overnight accommodations are available for up to 72. Sleeping areas are divided into four bunkhouse-style rooms, two in each wing, with adjacent private rooms, each with private restroom/shower area. Four meeting rooms are available which can accommodate up to 40 people each. The central meeting area accommodates groups of up to 120, and makes a cozy setting for a small banquet or larger group retreat. Linen service is available for an additional charge.
Nestled at the edge of the woods, Beechnut offers a splendid setting in which to relax and refresh. Housing twelve rooms with private baths (10 rooms with two queen beds and 2 rooms with a queen bed and a bunk bed), Beechnut rooms can be rented individually or together. In close proximity to the pool, dining facilities, and hiking trails, Beechnut is a first-class choice for small groups, leadership retreats, or individuals to get away and be refreshed and renewed!
Each beautifully decorated Beechnut room has a mini-fridge, microwave, complimentary in-room coffee and tea, full linen service, wireless internet and more. Ten rooms offer two queen beds, and two rooms have one queen and one bunk bed. The central conference area is warm and inviting with oak conference tables and cushioned swivel chairs. A kitchenette allows for serving of light refreshments — a wonderful setting for your next gathering. As Beechnut is a much-desired facility to house guest speakers and staff for different groups, please call for availability.
The Davidson Cabin, nestled in the woods in a serene environment, yet close to all Heartland activities, is a two bedroom, one bath, Alpine log cabin. It is great for a personal retreat or a group of up to six people.