ON Retreat Schedule

Friday, October 21st

 Simply Blossoming Pre-Retreat Social Dinner 

Please join the  Simply Blossoming Ladies with a Pre-Retreat social dinner, en route to Camp Wanakita! This optional event is highly recommend as a way to get to know your BFF’s (Blossom Friends Forever) prior to the retreat. Enjoy great food, tons of laughter and participate in a fun, post-dinner activity! Simply Blossoming makes reservations* so please RSVP.

*individual is responsible for their own tab

6:00 – 7:00 Guest Arrivals / Guest Check-In /Cabin Assignment

7:00 – 7:45 Wood Cookie Activity and Informal Gathering 

7:45 – 10:00 Welcome and CORE Sponsor Party

Saturday, October 22nd

7:00 am – 7:30 am – Polar Bear Dip/Forest Wake Up Hike/Relax – Camper’s Choice

8:00 – 9:00  –  Announcements & Breakfast (please sit with your cabin mates)

 9:15 – 10:00 – Concurrent Workshops – Meditation (Debra Harding) / Yoga (Laura Reid)

 10:00 – 10:30 – Personal Time & Snack

 10:30 – 12:00 – “Thar She Blows!” – Laurel Crossley and Adrienne Pringle

Lunch 12:00 – 1:00 

1:15 – 2:30 – Recess!!! Nia® – Kirstie Smallman OR Wanakita Activities – High Ropes/Archery/Canoeing/Core Craft – Camper’s Choice

2:30 – 3:00 – Personal Time & Snack

3:00 – 4:30 – Concurrent Workshops: “There’s a Story Inside of You“– Creating Your Story  through words! – Selina Eckersall-McCall –   OR “From Dark to Dazzling – Creating your Life Plan! – Melissa Siepmann – Camper’s Choice

4:30 – 5:30 – Story Time with your Cabin Mates 

Dinner 5:30 – 6:30 

Cabin Competition at CORE 6:30 (right after dinner) 

8 pm Campfire or CORE (dependent on weather)

Sunday, October 23rd

7:00 am – 7:30 am – Polar Bear Dip/ Forest Wakeup Hike/Relax- Camper’s Choice

8:00 – 9:00 – Announcements & Breakfast

9:15 – 10:00 – Concurrent Workshops – Meditation (Debra Harding)/Yoga (Laura Reid)

10:00 – 11:00 – Pack up and clean cabin 

11:00 – 11:45 – “Endnote” Talk – “Your BIG Picture”! – Wrapping up the Simply Blossoming 2016 Retreat!” – Simply Blossoming Founders, Cathy Thompson and Laurel Crossley 

11:45- 12:00 – Closing Meditation Ceremony – Laurel Crossley & Adrienne Pringle

12:00 – 12:45 – Final Meal Together – Lunch

1:00  – Departure