Silver Lake's Year-in-Review

There is always something going on at Silver Lake!

Here are some of the highlights from this past year.

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May 2021

  1. Spring Program Days - Waterways, pond exploration; Love Creation, garden day; Silver Lake Field Day
  2. Saturday, May 8 - work group from First Church Suffield, CT
  3. Saturday, May 15 - Women's Yoga and Spirit Retreat
  4. Halos & Hammers work group from United Church of Christ, Southbury, CT
  5. Sunday, May 16 - In-person Open House with advance registration, assigned tour times, and small tour groups.
  6. Springtime at Silver Lake - blog post from Silver Lake Board Chair, Jonathan Russell
  7. Silver Lake newsletter mailed out. Read the full newsletter here
  8. Work group from First United Church of Christ in Milford, CT
  9.  Don't Miss Out! Join Summer Staff Now! - blog post from Program Director, Jenn Kronholm Clark

June 2021

  1. Work group from Saugatuck Congregational Church, Westport, CT
  2. Summer coordinator staff arrive
  3. Summer staff arrive
  4. Sunday, June 27 - Session 1 begins & campers arrive!

July-August 2021

  1. Overnight summer camp programs!
  2. Two 1-week sessions of Day Camp - All the magic of Silver Lake, now for younger campers!

September-October 2021

  1. Retreat Groups
  2. Successful Fall Fundraisers 
    • 15th Annual Silver Lake Golf Tournament - Tuesday, September 21
    • Silver Lake Award Celebration honoring Valerie Tutson - Sunday, October 3
  3. 2021 Annual Appeal - Read the 2021 Annual Appeal Letter
  4. Covid-19 Vaccine Requirement Announcement
  5. Camp Family 2022 Information Sessions

November-December 2021

  1. Summer 2022 staff applications open
  2. Retreat Groups
  3. Fall Action work weekend
  4. Giving season - Annual Appeal & Giving Tuesday
  5. Christmas at the Lake Family Day

January-February 2022

  1. Silver Lake Camp & Retreat Center name change
  2. Summer camp registration opens
  3. Retreat Groups
  4. Virtual Donor Appreciation Celebration

March 2022

  1. Counselor-In-Training (CIT) Weekend
  2. Dean's Retreat - learn more about being a volunteer Dean
  3. Announcement about All-Gender Cabins
  4. Maple Sugaring Intergenerational Day
  5. Retreat Groups

April 2022

  1. Counselor Retreat - learn more about being a volunteer counselor
  2. Golf Tournament registration opens
  3. Silver Lake Award Celebration honoring the Rev. David Peters
  4. Spring Action Weekend

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Silver Lake Camp & Retreat Center

Silver Lake Camp & Retreat Center is a ministry of the Southern New England Conference of the United Church of Christ.
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