The opening ceremony of the Fenstermacher Lodge at Epworth Forest Conference Center in North Webster, Ind., is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 23, from 3 to 5 p.m. Invite family, friends and church to join the Indiana Conference Impact 2818 Outdoor Ministries in this celebration. This free event will feature live music, a dedication by Indiana Bishop Mike Coyner, ribbon cutting, tour of the lodge, refreshments, campfire and hayrides.

Fenstermacher Lodge is the second of six totally new waterfront lodges that are being built at Epworth Forest Conference Center through The Right Future Campaign (

The first new lodge to be built at Epworth Forest since 1964 was Duecker Lodge, which was dedicated on June 4 this year and is now open for use. These lodges are built for guests to enjoy a Christ-centered community. Go to for details about renting the lodge for family reunions, weddings, church picnics, retreats and more. For more information, call 574-834-2212.