Winter Weekend 2018

Enjoy professional development, hikes, crafts,

campfire sing along, comfy lodging, and great company!

ACCEPTING WORKSHOP PROPOSALS

Share your talents and bring a winter friendly workshop to Winter Weekend! We like to offer hands on professional development workshops that can be outdoors winter friendly or classroom based. We also like to offer craft and skill building workshops. We are accepting workshop proposals until January 12th.

Workshop Proposal

 

FRIDAY POTLUCK AND SATURDAY BOOK CLUB

 

  • We will be bringing back the popular Friday night potluck for a third year! Look for a signup sheet closer to February.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For general information or questions, contact the Winter Weekend Co-chairs:

Jonathan Billig at metro_region@nysoea.org or Rebecca Schultz at: eastern_region@nysoea.org 

 

WHAT TO BRING

  • Sleeping bag, blanket, pillow. Bunk beds are bare and bedding is not provided!
  • Winter Gear (warm waterproof shoes, coats, gloves, etc. & snow shoes, cross country skis if you have them. We will have snow tubes and snow shoes to borrow.  Fahnstock Winter Park rents skis for $16/day for use on their groomed trails.)
  • A few dollars for raffle tickets, NYSOEA store, and workshop fees
  • Trade Blanket Items (if you are staying for Saturday evening and a fun swap will be held of gently used items.)
  • Donations for the lunch time raffle (another opportunity to share your gently used items to benefit a DEC campership for NY inner city youth)
  • Instruments for the campfire sing along, if you play one.

DIRECTIONS

For detailed directions to Taconic Outdoor Education Center:

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