Did you Say “CROP”?

Yes! Let’s go Crop for an entire weekend! Are you In? I know I am! There is really nothing quite like a weekend with others that share the same passion about preserving memories or making homemade gifts! Crops aren’t just about getting all those pages done or completing that unfinished craft project. Crops are about creating friendships that will last a lifetime and of course enabling others by sharing the latest and newest tool or embellishment you discovered at your last craft adventure!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: When is the Crop?
A: Weekend Crops start @ Noon on Friday and go until 2pm the same Sunday! That’s a Full 50 hours of Crop time if you want to stay up all night!

Q: Where is the Retreat located?
A: Riverview Conference Center in Cedar Falls, IA

Q: What’s the difference between Option 1 and Option 2 besides amount of money?
A: Option 1 doesn’t include overnight lodging, so basically once you leave after 11pm you won’t be able to return to the retreat house until 9am the following morning. Option 1 also doesn’t include meals. Option 2 is the same as option 1 but you also get lodging and Breakfast both Saturday and Sunday.

Q: Are Meals included in the Crop?
A: Only if you choose the crop with lodging than Breakfast Saturday and Sunday are included.

Q: Will there be snacks and Drinks?
A: Yes, there will be many snacks available the whole weekend and water and Ice Tea, Plus a Keurig (bring your own K-cups).

Q: Is there a Fridge or Freeze to put food/drinks I bring?
A: Yes, there is plenty of Fridge and Freezer space to keep items cold!

Q: Is there a 1 Day or 2 Day option?
A: No but you can come and go to the crop as you choose.

Q: Will you have music during the Retreat?
A: Yes, we will listen to a local radio station, if you would like to bring your own music to listen to please bring earphones.

Q: What are the sleeping accommodations?
A: There are a total of 8 Bedrooms located on the Second floor of the Retreat Center That have 2-4 bunk beds per room. Everyone has a bunk to themselves, so you can choose to sleep on the top or bottom. You will have 1-2 roommates depending on the number of croppers staying for the weekend. A twin fitted and flat sheet will be provided, you just need to bring a pillow and blanket.

Q: Are there showers?
A: Yes, there are two showers on the same floor as the Bedrooms that are shared between the croppers, you just need to bring your own towel and hygiene items.

Q: Will there be electricity and wifi?
A: Yes a power cord with one outlet will be supplied to your table if you need more you will need to bring a surge protector. Wifi is also available for those who need it.

Q: How is the lighting?
A: During the Day there is adequate lighting but in the evening you may want a table lamp.

Q: What if I need to cancel my spot, will I be given a refund?
A: If you cancel at least 30 days before the Retreat, you will get a full refund minus a $50 deposit. If you cancel less than 29 days before the Retreat, no refunds or credits will be given. BUT***In the event we can fill your spot with someone on our waitlist, we will give you a full refund minus a $25 cancellation fee***** NO SHOWS receive NO REFUND.

Q: Is there a minimum age requirement to attend?
A: Children are highly discouraged from Registering for the Retreat, but we do like little visitors to pop in so we can meet who you are scrapping. If a child becomes disruptive to other crops they will be asked to leave the Retreat.

And of course if you have any other questions you can email us at jessica@littletortoisecrafts.com

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