Dr. Ferro and his wife


2019 Wildacres Retreat

Dr. Greg Ferro

Date: Monday 4/29 - Thursday 5/2

Cost: $245 per person double occupancy

Topics: (2 Programs)

  • The U.S. Constitution and You
  • How These Years 1900 - 1920 Made the America of Today (with an emphasis on WWI)

Registration opens January 25th

Relaxing days of learning, reflection, fellowship, laughter, entertainment, solitude, sharing and hiking at this beautiful 1,400 acre wilderness retreat near the Blue Ridge Parkway in the spectacular mountains of western North Carolina.

Organized and Coordinated by Wade Alley and Jim Renger

Some highlights of Dr. Ferro's teaching career include:  appeared on the front cover of State College Magazine as one of the best teachers in Centre County in June 2005; nominee for best teacher in America by the Disney Corporation in 2002; appeared twice in Who's Who Among America's Teachers; and earned The American Family Institute's Gift of Time Tribute.


Dr. Ferro has been interviewed numerous times on local radio and television.

Dr. Ferro has been invited four times to speak at The Pennsylvania Military Museum.  On November 5th, 2016, Military Appreciation Day Greg spoke on the topic of President Gerald Ford.

For the past six years, Dr. Ferro has taught courses on U.S. History at the Chautauqua Institute in New York.   Greg returned this Spring to teach his course entitled The United States Constitution and You.  These programs are sponsored by the Road Scholar Organization.

Photographs: Wildacres Retreat 2018