Friday, February 28th, 4 pm: meet at St. Jude and load the vehicles. We will stop for dinner on the way. Sunday, March 1st, return to St. Jude for the closing Mass with families at 2:30 pm. Retreat ends at 3:30 pm.
Location & Transportation: Drop off & pick up is at St. Jude in Franciscan Hall. The retreat is hosted at Camp TimberLee in East Troy Wisconsin.
Age: This event is open to 7th & 8th grade teens for the Junior High group. ALL teens are welcome; this retreat counts as a Confirmation Retreat. There is also a group of High School teens attending.
Description of the retreat: Camp Timberlee offers non-stop action with a variety of outdoor and indoor winter activities including: broom ball tournament, tobogganing, tubing, nature center, game room, karaoke, hiking, leather shop, zip lining, horse-back riding, etc. Participants will grow closer to new friends and Jesus through high energy worship (live band), engaging inspirational speaker, and small group discussion time. The food is outstanding and the cabins and beds are warm and comfortable.
What to bring: Sleeping stuff, warm clothes, toiletries, etc. A full list of what to bring will be provided.
How to sign up:
1. Pre-register below
2. Print out, fill out, and turn in the permission form
3. Turn in your forms and $80 deposit to the Parish Office by February 15th. If it is passed January 15th or you have questions, please contact Jenny Krumdrick 815-514-0051.