Programs

Adult programs

$50 for Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Price increase to $75 on April 1
$20 for Saturday only | Price increase to $30 on April 1

Program fee does NOT include meals or housing.

  • Ages 18+
    8:30-5pm
    This includes morning worship services, main sessions, workshops, presentations, discussions, service projects, creative offerings, activities, spiritual explorations and interpersonal connections. It also includes the Saturday evening social event.

Please note: Actual program costs are $190 per person. For those willing and able, donations above $50 per person would be gratefully accepted to offset costs.

 

Children’s programs

$50   | Price increase to $75 on April 1

Program fee does NOT include meals or housing.

  • Ages 0-2 years
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm childcare offered on Thursday, Friday & Saturday.
    1:30 - 5 pm Planned family friendly activities (adult supervision required).
  • Ages 3-8 years
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm Cathedral Camp on Thursday, Friday & Saturday. It is a wonderful opportunity for young children to learn beautiful stories from the Word, sing songs, play games, have fun, and play with other young children.
    1:30 - 5 pm Planned family friendly activities (adult supervision required).
  • Ages 9-10 years
    8:30am-12:30 pm Thursday and Friday - Glencairn Medieval Camp to learn about life in the Middle Ages. Celebrate medieval times by participating in activities that include cooking, crafts, boar hunts, sword play and archery.
    1:30 – 3:30 pm Thursday and Friday and 8:30 am – 3:30 pm Saturday
    Glencairn Museum has generously created an all-new program for Retreat children, the Create and Curate Club. Children are invited to Glencairn Museum for an immersive exploration of art and artifacts. Children will have the opportunity to be creative based on their engagement with museum objects.
    3:30 – 5:00 pm Planned family friendly activities (adult supervision required)

Youth Programs

$50   | Price increase to $75 on April 1

Program fee does NOT include meals or housing.

  • Ages 11-13 years
    8:30am- 3:30pm Retreat Camp at ANCSS Thursday, Friday & Saturday
    8-10pm Thursday social event
    This program will focus on being useful. Each day will begin with worship and have a theme. There will be opportunities to be creative, focus on the world around us, explore nature, be active and mindful, and participate in a service project. The Academy of the New Church Secondary Schools have very generously offered to run Retreat Camp at no cost to the GC Retreat and we are very grateful for the faculty and staff giving of their time and energy to run this program.
    3:30 – 5:00 pm Planned family friendly activities (adult supervision required)
  • Ages 14-17 years
    8:30am-5pm Thursday, Friday & Saturday
    8-10pm on Thursday social event.
    This program will include targeted workshops, service projects, games, activities, small group sessions, worship services, social activities and an evening pool party.

For those willing and able, donations above $50 per person would be gratefully accepted to offset costs.