Registration Form is here. Registration deadline is June 15, 2017!
“Living Sanctuary” All-Church Retreat at Pilgrim Point
Intergenerational Family Camp
July 14-16, 2017
Our Sixth Annual Intergenerational First UCC Family Camp will be July 14-16, 2017, at Pilgrim Point Camp near Alexandria, MN. This camp retreat is for anyone seeking an intergenerational faith experience in an outdoors setting.
This year, we ask that you provide your own transportation to/from camp. The drive is approximately three hours. If you are interested in carpooling, please inform Gladys at firstname.lastname@example.org or (507) 645-7532. Directions can be found at the end of this document. To arrive by dinner time on Friday, please plan to depart Northfield by 1:00 p.m. on July 14. Camp will finish after lunch on Sunday, July 16. If you will arrive or depart early or late, please inform Gladys.
$150 per adult, $75 per child.
(includes lodging, meals, and programming)
Please note that financial concerns should not prevent any individual or family from attending camp. For information about sliding scale fees, please speak with Pastor Abby.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JUNE 15, 2017
Submit registration form with payment check (memo: PPC Retreat) to First United Church of Christ, 300 Union St., Northfield, MN, 55057.
You can also pay online using a bank account here.
(We cannot accept credit or debit cards.)
Click on the red “Give Now” button.
Scroll down to “Pilgrim Point Retreat.” Enter fee in “gift amount” field.
Click on green “Continue as Guest” button and follow directions.
Please note: Pilgrim Point fee is not a donation and therefore not tax-deductible.
Visit http://uccmn.org/pilgrimpoint/about-pilgrim-point/ to learn about Pilgrim Point.
PROGRAM PLANNING TEAM
Trish Beckman, Amanda Eastvold, Kristen Twitchell, Dutch Handlang
DIRECTIONS TO PILGRIM POINT
Address: 2059 Pilgrim Point Rd. NW, Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: (320) 846-2852
Approximately 184 miles one-way from Northfield
From Northfield, take your favorite route to I-94W toward St. Cloud
Take Exit 103 for Route 29N toward Alexandria.
Go through downtown. Turn right on 3rd Avenue.
Go east seven blocks to Nokomis Street intersection (Route 29). Turn left.
Bear left onto County Road 42.
At County Road 11, turn left. (County Road 42 curves right)
Take another left at County Road 34.
Travel about 3 miles north. Turn left at the Pilgrim Point sign onto Pilgrim Point Road.
Follow the gravel road into camp!
Sleeping bag & pillow
Comfortable clothes & shoes
Towel & washcloth
Toothbrush & toothpaste
Non-aerosol insect repellant
Personal hygiene products
Money for offering
Money for Pilgrim Point merchandise
Books to read by the lake!
Electronic devices & games
Anything you’d be devastated to lose
Tobacco (any form)