• WRITER’S RETREAT TRIP: WHAT TO BRING! 


    PLEASE PUT YOUR NAME ON YOUR CLOTHING AND BELONGINGS!

                 

    sleeping bag / pillow / a small backpack for hiking
    Bring plenty of clothes!  You can always remove a layer if you are warm, but you cannot add what you do not have.  
    sweatshirt / jacket / vest / layers
    Pack a reusable bottle for water for the hikes.  You can refill it throughout the weekend.
    raincoat
    sunblock
    hat
    bug spray
    toiletries (soap, shampoo, conditioner, toothbrush, toothpaste, hairbrush / comb)
    bathing suit
    beach towel, bath towel, and facecloth
    6 pairs socks (at least one lightly colored pair for hike)
    6 pairs underwear
    pajamas
    robe
    3 shirts (at least one lightly colored)
    2 pairs shorts
    2 pairs jeans
    1 pair of lightly colored pants
    comfortable walking shoes for a L O N G hike
    sneakers / shoes for mucking around and getting dirty
    flip flops for the showers
    beach shoes if you have them

    PLEASE DOUBLE CHECK YOUR BAG AND MAKE SURE YOU HAVE EVERYTHING BEFORE LEAVING YOUR HOUSE! 

     

    Ms. Armstrong’s Cell Phone 508-737-1007

    CAMP WINGATE KIRKLAND 508-362-3798


    In the event of an emergency, please contact both Ms. Armstrong by phone or text AND the camp. 

    In the case of a non-emergency, please call the camp to leave a message.


    NOTE

    Appropriate behavior is the expectation, and the rules of this trip are the same as are stated in the school handbook.  Grown-ups, of students who do not abide by the rules of the student handbook, will be notified of the behavior, and arrangements will be made for the students’ transportation home at the family’s expense if necessary.  Thank you for your support!