2017 Women’s Retreat Information
Come hear the stories of two of our missionaries: Andi McMartin and Katie Anderson. Share some of your story and listen to others as we spend time building relationships with each other.
Register on our website or in the EBC foyer. Some scholarships are available.
Accommodations: Bunk style rooms in Hadley Hall. Dormitory style restrooms and showers are located on floors 1-3 of the 4-story building. The first floor is reserved for those who cannot climb stairs and those with special needs. The bottom floor has a restroom only and is for those staying up all night.
Arrival time: After 4:00pm Friday, September 15. Dinner for those who pre-registered is at 5:30pm. Friday’s program will begin at 6:30pm with a group mixer. Worship for the evening session begins at 7:30pm. Upon arrival, check-in at Memorial Lounge in Hadley Hall.
What to bring: sleeping bag (or linens), pillow, toiletries, comfortable clothes, towel/washcloth, Bible, pen/pencil, hiking/beach shoes, store bought snacks to share, money for Sunday lunch, camp chair for Saturday night campfire (new this year), set of colored pencils and pint size wide-mouth canning jar with lid and ring (if you have these things).
Transportation: You may figure out your own ride situation, or if you need a ride, or can take extra women, please indicate that when you register. This information will be shared the first week of September so you can coordinate rides with each other.
Departure time: Must be out of buildings by 12:00 noon on Sunday, September 17, but you may leave your car in the parking lot until later that afternoon.
Directions: Head west from Portland on Sunset Highway (Hwy 26). Just west of Hillsboro, bear left on Hwy 6 towards Tillamook. Follow Hwy 6 into Tillamook. In Tillamook turn right onto Hwy 101. Follow Hwy 101 north for approximately 13 miles to Twin Rocks Friends Camp on your right, just prior to pedestrian bridge over highway. Turn left upon entering camp and follow gravel road to parking lot at Hadley Hall. Drive time is about 2 hours 15 minutes (but not allowing for possible Friday evening rush hour traffic). Get google map directions here. See a map of the camp here.