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Fall Retreat 2017
Fall Retreat 2017 Registration
Fall Retreat- 11/3 through 11/5
Who: Students in 6th-12th grade
Cost: $90
 
This upcoming November 3rd through the 5th is our Fall Service Retreat. This retreat is open to students in 6th grade through 12th grade. 
Below is what each student should bring to the camp in order to have a comfortable and enjoyable camping experience.
 
We would like to leave First Baptist Church at 4pm on Friday and we will be returning to church at 1pm on Sunday. Online payment is not yet running for this event. There is no problem with waiting, but if you want to pay now please provide a check to the church office. 
 
Please Bring:
- Sleeping Bag or Blanket 
- Pillow
- Bath towel and washcloth
- Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, soap, ect.)
- Rain Gear
- Warm Jacket, Sweater or Hoodie
- Sports Shoes
- Hiking Boots
- Long Pants (Certain projects may require these)
- Socks
- Winter Hat
- Gloves*** We will be working outdoors on
Saturday morning and I strongly encourage gloves to be worn
- Flashlight
- Bible, Pencil, Pen and Notebook.

*What Not To Bring*
Ipods, Game boys, Electronic Devices, Jewelry,
Expensive Clothing or Expensive Items.

It is my desire for students to get away from the outside world and experience God through service and nature. I would like to have  every student turn in their cell phones to their group leaders throughout the duration of the trip. If you would like to have your student have a cell phone on their person please speak to me separately so we can discuss the need.

If you have never heard of camp Timber-Lee before here is a link to
visit their website: http://timber-lee.com/

Home Address*

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Event Waiver

The undersigned parent/legal guardian hereby gives permission to First Baptist Church of Downers Grove, for my child(ren) to take part in the following activity(A-Maze-ing night out).

Should my child require immediate or emergency medical care while engaged in an activity sponsored by the Church, in my absence, I hereby grant the Church authority to release my child for medical treatment to such medical personnel as the Church determines appropriate under the circumstances.

In consideration for the privilege of allowing my child to participate in the above-named activity, I agree to release and hold harmless the Church, its officers and agents, from any liability to or responsibility for bodily injury, damage or illness to the above-identified child while participating in any youth athletic or social activity which may be directly or indirectly sponsored by the Church. 

Please fill out to register an additional student from your household if needed.