Welcome to a Camping Trip Fri. June 9 to Sun. June 11

Entwistle Community Church is having a campout on the weekend of June 9-11th.  They are inviting us to bring a group of 26 International students J  Here are some details:

Where will we go?

Entwistle, AB is about 1 hour and 15 minutes west of Edmonton

When will we leave?

Friday, June 9 about 4:45 PM

 When will we come back?

Sunday, June 11 about 4:30 PM

 Who can go?

International students, post docs, visiting professors.  The Siebert family is going too J

 Where will we stay?

The church people will be parking their RVs (Recreational Vehicles) on a grassy field by the church.  You will stay in a tent or a teepee on a tarp or sleeping pad (about 1 cm thick) on the ground.  Guys will stay with guys and girls with girls.  If you really really don’t want to try camping in a tent or teepee but you still want to come, we may have another option for you. ????

 What will we need to bring?

  • Health card
  • Very warm sleeping bag or very warm blankets (It can get cold at night when you are camping outdoors)
  • Pillow
  • Clothing for the weekend.  Warm sweaters or jacket for the evenings.
  • Soap, shampoo, towel, etc. (no showers will be available but there are bathrooms with toilets and sinks in the church)
  • Flashlight
  • Swim suit (just in case we get to go swimming.  This may not work out.)
  • Camera
  • Water bottle, sun block
  • Hiking shoes, running shoes
  • Mosquito repellant

 What will we do?

Relax, relax, and relax some more J.  Enjoy meeting and visiting with Canadians.  Practice English.  Enjoy good food.  Singing around the campfire.  Some Bible talks around the campfire.  Maybe get to see some horses.  Play baseball.  On Sunday morning we will join the church program. 

 What is the cost?

$75 per person includes everything (transportation, meals, etc.)  Pay by cash to James or Ann, or by cheque to IVCF-ISM Edmonton.

What do I need to do next?

Let us know you want to come!

For more info, please contact James at jsiebert@ivcf.ca or Ann at asiebert@ivcf.ca  or 780-686-3332