PRAIRIE STAR DISTRICT ARCHIVES

Because Prairie Star District has become part of MidAmerica Region, this page has been archived as of July 15, 2013, for reference purposes. It will not be updated in the future, and some links may no longer work properly.  For more up-to-date information, please visit the Mid America UUA site.  Thank you!

Programming Schedule

Campers will be able to choose from a number of activities from early morning through the evening.

** When you register, you will have an opportunity to list programs you’d like to lead, and the Program Team will contact you. All program leaders will need to register (and pay!) to help us meet our bottom line.

For information about the activities currently scheduled, see the Children’s, Youth, and Adult Programs pages.

 

Time Adults and Youth Children
?? – 7:30 Early morning activities ** [could include yoga, bird watching, hiking, labyrinth, etc.]
7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Morning CelebrationThe whole community will gather for a multigenerational worship service with music. Children will be part of the Morning Celebration, but if needed, a room nearby for parents and toddlers will be available.
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Theme PresentationYouth and Adults: together for the presentation by the Theme Speaker, Rev. Nancy McDonald Ladd. Nancy’s theme is “The Moral of the Story is Change.”

Children’s Program

After being sung out at Morning Celebration, elementary age children will be taken on nature adventures led by professional naturalist Ginny Malcomson.

[Each child who attends the Children’s Program needs to provide an adult for one day, to assist the children’s leaders.]

10:15 – 11:45 a.m. Adult Workshops and Youth Program ** Children’s Program continued
12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Free Time
1:30 – 3:00 p.m. Salmagundi! (including Challenge Courses)A time for multigenerational camp activities. Salmagundi means a mixture of otherwise unrelated ingredients. We will meet after lunch every day for our own Salmagundi: a mixture of people, a mixture of ages, doing a mixture of activities.

One option will be the Challenge Courses which will include a Team Building Course (Monday), Zip Line (Tuesday), Commitment Trail (Wednesday), and Summit Course (Thursday). There is an additional fee for each Challenge Course which must be paid by July 11, 2011.

3:00 – 3:30 p.m. “Adult Only” swim time Free Time
3:30 – 5:15 p.m. Free Time Time for outdoor activities that will appeal to all ages, such as swimming, boating on Crystal Lake, trip to Air and Space Museum, horseback riding at nearby state park, etc. **
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Trail Head Gathering for all ages outside the dining hall for sidewalk chalk, face painting, bubbles, and other fun things. **
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Social Hour for adults only. All adults are welcome to gather in Swanson Center for conversation with snacks and beverages (including alcoholic beverages) you provide.
6:00 – 6:45 p.m. Dinner
7:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Vespers led by Rev. Scott McNeill

We will gather for storytelling and song, meditation, reflection, or prayer. This participatory, multigenerational worship service will be designed to connect us to our shared camp experiences of the day and to welcome our evening together.

7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Evening Program for All AgesVarious activities such as campfire, talent show, barn dance, etc. **
8:30 p.m. – ?? Gathering Time for Adults ** andGathering Time for Youth **  

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