LGTBQ+ Family Camping Details

June 28-30, 2019


Location

DAR State Forest
78 Cape Street, Goshen, MA 01032 (Google Directions)

Forms

LGBTQ+ Family Survey (Each family must fill this form out)
Youth & Family Waiver

Schedule

Friday, June 28, 2019
5-8pm - Arrivals & Set up
5:30-6:45 Dinner rolling
7:15pm Into to TVOP
7:30pm Ice Breakers/Activities
8:15-9pm Fire and s’mores
9pm - Quiet Hours Kids
9pm-10pm - Parent Intros and discussion around the fire
10:30pm - Campsite quiet hours

Saturday, June 29, 2019
6:15am - coffee and cold breakfast available
7am - quiet hours ends
7:30-8:30am- Hot Breakfast
10am - Hike
12pm - Lunch
1pm - Swimming/Crafts/Talent Show Rehearsal/Family Time
5:30-6:30pm - Dinner
7-8:30pm - Talent Show
9pm - Kids to bed
9-10pm - Facilitated Parent Dialog (optional)  
10:30pm - Campsite quiet hours

Sunday, June 30, 2018
6:15am - coffee and cold breakfast available
7am - quiet hours ends
7:30am - Breakfast
8:30-10am - Pack up/hang out
10am - Closing circle
11am - Checkout
Feel free to stay for swimming at public beach after checkout!

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Packing List

Clothing

Shorts & t-shirts
Sleepwear
Swimsuit & Towel
Rainwear 
Shoes: hiking/walking shoes, easy-on shoes, water shoes 
Sweatshirt/puffy/warm layer
Fleece pants or other non-cotton pants
Hat with visor
Warm hat (winter beanie)

Personal Items

Sunscreen Insect repellent 
First-aid kit 
Prescription medications 
Toiletries Water Bottle 
Day Backpack 
Games 
Toys 
Books 
Journal and Pen

Campsite

Tent, poles, stakes
Extra tarp or canopy
Sleeping bag for each camper
Sleeping pad for each camper
Pad/tent repair kit
Pillows
Extra blankets
Camp Chairs
Headlamps or flashlights (extra batteries)
Lantern & extra batteries
Lantern/Fuel