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.
toiletries (soap, shampoo, conditioner, toothbrush, toothpaste, hairbrush / comb)
beach towel, bath towel, and facecloth
6 pairs socks (at least one lightly colored pair for hike)
6 pairs underwear
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.
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!