2018 Women’s Retreat Information
WHERE: Twin Rocks Friends Camp, Rockaway Beach, Oregon
SPEAKERS: Several EBC Women
THEME: ALL OF US (Discover how we can love the Lord our God with all our heart, soul, mind and strength, and how in doing so, we have unity in Christ)
Friday PM: Unity—Kristin Beck
Saturday AM: The Mind—Kathy Shenk
Saturday PM: The Spirit—Rochelle Quested
Sunday AM: The Body—Betty and Jennifer
COST: $99.00 if registered and paid by Sunday, September 16. $109 after that date.
Optional Friday night dinner for additional $7.50 (deadline to sign up is September 16)
Some scholarships are available for partial Retreat Cost (deadline to apply is September 16)
REGISTER on our website or in the EBC foyer.
ARRIVAL TIME: After 4:00pm Friday, September 28. Dinner for those who pre-registered is at 5:30pm. Friday’s program will begin at 7:00pm. Upon arrival, check-in at Memorial Lounge in Hadley Hall.
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.
WHAT TO BRING: Sleeping bag (or linens), pillow, toiletries, towel and washcloth, Bible and journal, pen/pencil, water bottle, coat, clothes for rain or warm, hiking/beach shoes, store bought snacks to share, $$ for Sunday lunch, yoga mat for optional morning stretching exercises, camp chair for Saturday campfire.
SPECIAL PROJECT: We will have opportunities to do Acts of Service for each other on Saturday afternoon. Bring anything along you need to use if you’d like to take part in this.
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 week of the retreat so you can coordinate rides with each other.
DEPARTURE TIME: Must be out of buildings by 12:00 noon on Sunday, September 30, 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.