From August 20 - 22, 2015 the Christ the Savior OCA Parish in Chicago, IL held an overnight family and community retreat at the St. Iakovos Retreat Center. over 25 Families tented, stayed in the log lodge and in the Tomaras Lodge. The days were filled with lots of swimming, softball, kickball, soccer, walks in the woods, worship, prayer and wagon rides visiting the animals.