Retreat

Post date: Jun 1, 2016 5:51:25 PM

This coming July our crew sets out on a retreat to relax and have a weekend of fun and games before going to swamp base. On the retreat we will do a scavenger hunt incorporating navigational skills, a dinner cook-off (girls vs. Boys), and we will sit down to talk about things we can do to further better our crew. along with this we will sit back and enjoy a nice fire and talk about everything we are looking forward to our crew doing. Lastly we will be taking recruits who are interested in venturing and show them what crew 1409 is about.

When: July 8-10, 2016

Who: Crew 1409

Where: 8151 County road 278 Gustine Tx 76455

What: Retreat, Navigational skills, Cooking

Cost: TBD

Attendees

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Name

Car

Jill

Jill

Jill

Jill

Rich

Greg

Rich

Rich

??

Jill

Greg

Health Form (A&B)

Activity Consent

n/a

n/a

n/a

Paid

Jill Douglass

Anna Dzurenko

Rana Benhamou

Lynna Benhamou

Chris Riseling

Evan Jewett

Rich Michelson

Andrew Michelson

Logan O'neil

Grant Dzurenko

Greg Jewett

Not Attending:

  • Kristin

Meals for July 8:

  • Meet at the annex at 6:30 pm
  • pizza is for dinner
  • we are going to order 2 cheese, 2 veggie, and 3 pepperoni ( please let me know if that is too much pizza)

Meals for July 9:

  • Breakfast: pancakes, scrambled eggs, orange juice, and syrup
  • lunch: cold cut selection( turkey and ham), tuna, cheese, bread, chips fruit, ice tea, and lemonade
  • Dinner: cook off meals ( chili mac is our backup if the meals end up failing)

Meals for July 10:

  • Breakfast: biscuits, jelly, butter,gravy,scrambled eggs, bacon, and orange juice
  • Lunch leftover sandwich helpings from the previous day, ice tea, lemonade
  • leave around 2pm

Snacks for the duration of the weekend:

  • oreos
  • trail mix
  • fruit

Ingredients that we will need to for the retreat:

  • pancake mix - Jill
  • eggs
  • orange juice
  • syrup - Jill
  • cold cuts
  • tuna fish cans
  • mayo
  • mustard
  • ranch
  • slice cheese
  • bread
  • chips
  • fruit( apples, strawberries, bananas,grapes)
  • ice tea - Jill
  • lemonade
  • vegetarian chili
  • mac and cheese
  • biscuits
  • jelly
  • butter
  • gravy
  • milk
  • bacon( any kind)
  • ingredients for cook off meals
  • chocolate bars( smores)
  • graham crackers( smores)
  • marshmallows(smores)
  • trail mix
  • oreos

* if anyone has these any of these ingredients and will let us use them for the retreat please let us know so that we won't have to buy them

* if any changes need to be made to the meal plan please let me know

* if anyone has any ideas for different snack ideas please let me know

Packing List:

  • toiletries/ shower essentials
  • personal towel for shower
  • pillow
  • blankets( optional)
  • light sweater( if you get cold)
  • close toed shoes
  • slippers/flip flops( for around the house)
  • two sets of workout clothes/ camping clothes( you want to be able to move freely during the stay)
  • whatever you need to bring for the activity that you are in charge of

* during the day there will be a no cell phone rule

* everyone who is on charge of an activity please name sure that you come prepared

Goals for the retreat:

  • become closer as a crew
  • work on navigation and fire building skills
  • learn how to cook something fun
  • work on what we want to do for the upcoming year
  • HAVE FUN

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Retreat:

Members attending:

  • Anna
  • Grant
  • Evan
  • Andrew
  • Chris
  • Logan
  • Lynna
  • Rana
  • Rich
  • Jill
  • Greg

Pizza Order:

  • 2 veggie, 2 cheese, 2 pepperoni

~ Marissa can you please pick up the pizza for the crew?

Time: meet at annex at 6:30 pm

Car Assignments:

Jill: Twilight crew and Grant

Greg: Chris, Evan, Logan

Rich: ???

Temperature:

  • High- 100
  • Low- 75

Food:

  • we used insta cart to buy the food
  • if you are in charge of bringing food items please bring them
  • Evan and Greg you might not be able to eat the lunch that we planned so please bring extra food( lunch is sliced meat or tuna)

Bring:

  • Signed activity consent form
  • mosquito repellent and anything to protect against chiggers
  • Swamp Base clothes to spray

Swamp Base:

  • Next meeting is an equipment shakedown so bring all equipment that you are taking to swamp base

Fun Event:

  • Next thursday at 6pm Jill is having a honey extraction at the annex- help and spectators are welcomed