JOLT Kids Retreat
Kids in grades 1-5 are invited to join our JOLT Kids Retreat! This fun-filled weekend takes place at Gesstwood Camp in Essex where we'll enjoy Bible teachings, games, a campfire, and more!
What You Need to Know
Location: Gesstwood Camp - 1034 Mole Side Rd, Essex, ON
Date: June 1-3, 2018
Cost: $60 (includes meals, snacks, lodging, activities & speaker)
Drop Off: 7:00 pm on Friday @ Gesstwood (Please be sure your child has eaten dinner before arriving.)
Pick Up: No later than 1:00 pm on Sunday @ Gesstwood
Payment must be received by MAY 25TH to reserve your spot!
Payment can be made online (after you complete the registration form) or at the church office Monday-Friday between the hours of 9am -4:30pm.
PLEASE NOTE: No scholarships or discounts are available for this event. Actual cost per child is $120; Parkwood subsidizes 50% for each child already.
What To Bring
LABEL ALL OF YOUR ITEMS WITH YOUR NAME!
- Small suitcase or overnight bag
- Sleeping bag & pillow (please put in a garbage bag labeled with name)
- Clothing (2 days worth , according to weather and in case of rain)
- Warm pajamas (again, according to weather)
- Raincoat, spring jacket & a hat (these items are a must!)
- Swimsuit & towel
- Running shoes & boots
- Face cloth, towel, soap, toothbrush & toothpaste
- Insect repellent
NO FOOD OR SNACKS in cabins. We will provide snacks.
ELECTRONIC DEVICES ARE DISCOURAGED. Parkwood is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Direct questions to Pastor Suzi.
FOR GRADE 5's ONLY:
On Saturday, we will be doing the Ropes Course at Gesstwood. A separate permission form is required. It can be downloaded after completing the registration form. Please print, sign and bring to camp. If it is NOT completed your child will not be able to participate in this activity.
All volunteers have completed Plan to Protect training.