Winter Youth Retreat 2020

If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me – Jeremiah 29:13 Winter Youth Retreat will be Jan 24th-26th, 2020! Please join us if you are currently in 7th-12th grade for: Worship, Bible study, Games, and More! You can find the full brochure here: 2020 Winter Youth Retreat brochure_FINAL You can register HERE

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What is Fall Out of Camp (and Spring in to Camp)?

Fall Out of Camp is a weekend devoted to getting Camp Tamarack ready for the winter months. Most of our 21 buildings do not have heat or insulation, so we need to make sure the water and power is shut off, the windows and doors are closed and locked and ready for Wisconsin wind, snow and temperatures. We also close down the waterfront, which means cleaning out the boat house of anything the animals can make a nest of, and taking those items, along with the watercraft, to their winter storage areas. We make sure the rest of the Camp…

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4th annual Men’s Retreat – 2019

 Fri, May 31 – Sun, June 2 at Camp Tamarack Facilitator for the weekend: Rev. Dr. Marcus Allen, Sr.—  Mount  Zion Baptist Church, Madison A time to gather… to retreat from the demands of everyday lives for recharging and revival through interaction with Scripture and one another so we can come to a deeper understanding and appreciation of faith and witness. Arrival starting at 5:30 pm Friday. Official program runs Saturday 9am—Saturday 5pm with an option to stay until Sunday. Any questions, please contact: Franklin  Onwubuariri  at  510-393-8546 or foariri@gmail.com Carolyn Dugan  at 715-281-2267  or Carolyn.dugan@abcofwi.org You can register on-line…

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Trying something new – Stampin Up

This past weekend Camp tried to have an Advent Retreat and unfortunately we didn’t get a lot of interest, however that didn’t stop us from going forward with the crafting part of the weekend. Keep the first weekend of November open for 2019 so we can try this again – it’s a great time to prepare for the Advent season! Heidi Olsen led a small, but crafty group made of Kim, Beth and Carolyn, in making Christmas cards! Started with the most complicated card so everything was downhill from here 🙂          

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New Wheels at Camp

Camp has received 8 new wheels this fall! Attached to those wheels are a new John Deere tractor for mowing+ and new Camp truck for hauling+! The First Baptist Church in Ixonia heard our plight of the riding lawn mower deciding not to work anymore this year and really stepped up to work with Kim and provide Camp a brand new John Deere X570 that will mainly be used for mowing grass in those hard to reach places that the big tractor just can’t get, but is too big for a push mower to handle. Earlier this year, Carolyn reached…

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2019 Camp dates!

Spring In to Camp TBD in May Primary Camp (Finished 1/2 grade)  – June 16 to 19 Middler Camp (Finished 3/4 grade) – June 16 to 22 Junior Camp (Finished 5/6 grade)- June 23 to 29 Jr High Camp (Finished 7/8 grade) – July 7 to 13 Sr High Camp (Finished 9-12 grade) – June 9 to 15 All Inclusive Camp – June 30 to July 6 Grandily Camp – June 30 to July 3 Tamarack Tales – July 3 to 6 Registration will be open in March!

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Fall Out of Camp 2018

Help us “fall” out of camp…October 20th  and 21st Projects: Forestry – trimming trees/branches Waterfront – bring in boats, raft, lifejackets Winterize cabins There are other bigger projects that still need to be done – any time, so let Kim or Carolyn know if you are interested and when you are available. Kim Drost – kim.drost@abcofwi.org 715-281-7816 Carolyn Dugan – carolyn.Dugan@abcofwi.og 715-281-2267 For this event let us know by 10/17 if you plan to attend.

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Advent Retreat 2018

Join Us at Camp Tamarack before the hustle and bustle of the Holidays for some time to be creative and reflect on the season. Each session will include a meditation on the Advent themes of Faith, Hope, Joy and Love, plus an opportunity to create 6 cards of one design on the left with Heidi Olsen. Sunday morning will include a bonus session of present tags. If you don’t want to make cards and want to spend time working on your own projects, you are welcome to do that as well! Schedule Friday 11/2: 5-7pm Arrive at Camp and get…

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