Schedule

 

This year, we are enriching the Retreat with additional activities – besides the usual Saturday morning keynote, we’ll have a Friday night program, Saturday afternoon small group activities (or optional free time), Saturday night informal entertainment, and a Sunday devotional. 

 
 

Friday


5:15 on

Registration

Check-in

6:00 - 7:30

Potluck Dinner

Watch for a sign-up genius (this is our most delicious & indulgent tradition)

7:30 - 8:15

Introductions & get acquainted

8:30 - 9:30

Kickoff

Amanda Waterhouse: Living in a network of stories

 

Saturday


8:00

Breakfast

9:00

Gathering & Music

9:15 - 12:15

Keynote

LaShawn Williams:   Our responsibilities as members of different communities.

12:30 - 1:30

Lunch

(leftovers from potluck)

1:45 - 3:15 & 3:30 - 5:00

Small Group Activities

·      Maker space – bring a project

·      Writer’s room – prompts with time to write & share

·      Telling your own story–Amanda Waterhouse

·      Complicit in the work–Bryn Brody

·      Book discussion – title TBD

·      Service project

Note: Spa services at Hot Sulphur Springs are only available until 3p.

5:00 - 6:30

Free time

(Choir practice for those interested)

6:30 - 7:30

Dinner

Catered by Wild Horse Catering followed by group photos

8:00 - bedtime

Hot Springs & Stargazing or Movie—whatever appeals

Sunday


8:00

Breakfast Buffet

9:30

Finish packing up & leave cabin

10:00 - 12:00

Music, devotional & Quaker meeting

Main lodge

12:00

Retreat ends with a sack lunch for the trip home