Weekend’s metaphysical theme – “Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise:” Psalms 100:4
Postponed until 2022
Come join DiscoveryBound Outreach for a cozy weekend at the A/U Ranches! This is a wonderful opportunity to relax and have fun while enjoying the company of other Christian Scientists and friends of all ages. Take part in sledding, snowshoeing, games, cards, crafts in the lodge, and much more. Or just bring a good book, sit by the fire, and enjoy a mug of hot chocolate. Feel free to do as few or as many activities as you want…but come be a part of the fun!
WHEN: Friday, March 5 – Sunday, March 7, 2021
WHERE: A/U Ranches, Buena Vista, CO
WHO: All-Ages: This exciting weekend is for all ages. All youth must be accompanied by a parent/guardian, since child care is not provided. Families will be housed and eat together conforming to current protocols for groups coming together in Colorado.
WHAT: Great weekend in the Colorado Mountains with beautiful scenery, amazing food and great fellowship with others participants.
COST: $99 per person (included in the cost are all meals beginning with Friday dinner through Sunday lunch, lodging, and most activities.)
FINANCIAL AID: If needed, up to $49 in financial aid is available for everyone. To apply for financial aid click on the link above.
TRAVEL: Please plan to arrive at the A/U Ranches between 5-7pm on Friday, March 5. The departure time will be on Sunday, March 7 at 1pm. DiscoveryBound will not be providing transportation to or from the Ranches.
CANCELLATION POLICY: If for some reason you need to cancel, you may do so up until Friday, February 12, 2021 with a $50 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given after February 12.
Special note: If DiscoveryBound cancels a program/event, you will receive a full refund of the registration fee. (If a participant decides to cancel a registration then the cancellation policy for that specific DiscoveryBound event / program applies.)
Weekend Schedule (Tentative)
|Friday, March 5|
|5 -7 pm Arrival – pizza for dinner|
|7:30 Welcome to the weekend in Valerie Lodge|
|Lodge time – Schedule Overview & Get-to-Know You Games|
|Saturday, March 6|
|7:30 am Lesson Study in Valerie Lodge (optional)|
|8:30 Breakfast in Valerie Lodge|
|10:00 Morning Activities – Outdoor (weather permitting) or Valerie Lodge|
|12:00 pm Lunch in Valerie /Free time|
|1:15-5:00 Afternoon Activities – Outdoor (weather permitting) or Valerie Lodge|
|2:00-5:00 Princeton Hot Springs (sign-up + additional charge – tentative)|
|6:00 Dinner in Valerie Lodge|
|7:00 Hymn Sing/ Ice Cream Social|
|8:00 Lodge Time – games|
|Sunday, March 7|
|8:30 am Breakfast in Valerie Lodge|
|10-11 Church / Sunday School – currently on Zoom|
|12:00 Lunch & Weekend Evaluations in Valerie Lodge|
|1:00 Goodbyes & Departure|
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to be in touch.
See you in March 2022!
This event is generously underwritten by the Asher Student Foundation and other partners.
DiscoveryBound is hosting an All Camps & DB Show via ZOOM!
Saturday, March 13th at 4pm PT, 5pm MT, 6pm CT, 7pm ET
For ALL AGES!
Grab a box of popcorn, pizza and/or drink and enjoy taking a look at the All Camps & DiscoveryBound video.
Fun Game Night for all ADULTS!
join DiscoveryBound via Zoom – Come join the fun for some Virtual Games that we can play together on Zoom. Meet new friends from all over the WORLD!
Tuesday, March 16
Come one come all – all adults are welcome
8:00 pm ET, 7:00 CT, 6:00 MT, 5:00 PT
db 20s/30s spring retreat at crystal lake camps
Join us at Crystal Lake Camps, the Christian Science camp located in Hughesville, Pennsylvania, for a weekend of fun camp activities!
We’ll enjoy waterfront activities such as canoeing, stand-up paddleboarding, and maybe even swimming for those brave enough to dive in; we will venture up the High Ropes Course and Climbing Wall; play a round or two of 8 Sticks (a CLC classic, kind of like capture the flag); and explore some of the 25 miles of trails.
During this weekend, we’ll have time to relax, get to know one-another, enjoy the peaceful and quiet atmosphere of Crystal Lake, and engage in metaphysical discussion.
Come join us outdoors for a day at the U.S. National Whitewater Center located in Charlotte, NC. This is a wonderful opportunity to explore a wide variety of friendly outdoor activities with 1,300 acres of protected land offering 50 miles of trail and access to the Catawba River and Long Creek. The day will include an activity pass for whitewater rafting, zip lining, ropes course, hiking, kayaking, SUP, and rock climbing. Enjoy a catered BBQ dinner at a local (nearby) pavilion and an inspirational speaker. Join us for any part of the day. Meet new friends!
All-Ages – CS families, 20s/30s, adults, and your friends of all faiths
(all youth must be accompanied by a parent/guardian)
Saturday, May 22, 2021
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
U.S. National Whitewater Center
5000 Whitewater Center Parkway | Charlotte, NC 28214
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
BBQ Catered Dinner at nearby pavilion
Cost: TBD – stay tuned
Financial Assistance will be available
Event will be run in accordance with the current local and state regulations at that time.
This event is subsidized by the Asher Student Foundation