Retreat 2014

Mount Rainier and Tacoma by Lyn Topinka (USGS)

June 18–20, 2014
Faith Presbyterian Church
620 S. Shirley St. (Map/Directions)
Tacoma, Washington 98465

Retreat Details and Logistics

Dates: June 18–20, 2014
Wednesday morning through Friday evening with optional events on Saturday (June 21) and Sunday (June 22)

Location: Tacoma, Washington
Meetings will take place at Faith Presbyterian Church (PCA), 620 S. Shirley St., Tacoma, WA 98465, or another location within the Puget Sound region, depending on the planned activities.

Cost: $100
Registration fee includes 5 catered meals, snacks, drinks, and materials
Attendees may choose public lodging. If you would like free lodging, please note your request when you register for the Retreat. Diligent effort will be made to find lodging in homes of friends of ACM and Faith Presbyterian Church.
Attendees are responsible for their own transportation to the Tacoma/Seattle region. Air travel is easy in and out of Sea-Tac (SEA). Ground transportation will be provided by ACM hosts, both to and from the airport as well as to the Retreat venue(s).
Meals: 3 lunches, 2 suppers, and refreshments
Meals will be catered and enjoyed at Faith Presbyterian Church and other places.
Sessions: TBD
The content of six Retreat sessions will be planned more specifically when registration is complete. What will guide the development of the content of the sessions are the “Retreat Intentions” above.
Tentative Schedule
Wednesday, June 18
10:00 a.m. Session 1: Introductions
12:00 Noon Luncheon
1:30 p.m. Session 2
3:30 p.m. Break
5:00 p.m. Supper
7:00 p.m. Session 3

Thursday, June 19

10:00 a.m. Session 4
12:00 Noon Luncheon
1:30 p.m. (Optional) Field Trip or Activity
3:30 p.m. Break
5:00 p.m. Supper
7:00 p.m. (Optional) Live Music Event

Friday, June 20

10:00 a.m. Session 5
12:00 Noon Luncheon
1:30 p.m. Session 6
3:30 p.m. Break
5:00 p.m. Supper
7:00 p.m. Midsummer Classics Concert

Saturday, June 21
OPTIONAL free day to roam the Puget Sound region:

  • Mountains
  • Water
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Destinations (Victoria, Seattle, Mount Rainier, Mount Saint Helens, and more)
  • Musical Events

Sunday, June 22

8:15 a.m. Morning Worship at Faith Presbyterian Church
9:45 a.m. Adult Sunday School – ACM Retreat Leading a Panel Discussion
11:00 a.m. Morning Worship at Faith Presbyterian Church
6:00 p.m. Evening Worship at Faith Presbyterian Church