Energizers Winter Retreat 2020



This January 31st & February 1st, Energizers Middle School Youth Ministry is hosting our annual overnight Winter Retreat for all youth in grades 6-8! This retreat will be an awesome chance for middle school youth to grow in community with each other, while also growing in relationship with Jesus!


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Retreat Details:

  • Date and Time: The Energizers Winter Retreat starts at 7:00PM on Friday, January 31st and ends on Saturday, February 1st at 6:30PM.
  • Location: Holy Apostles Catholic Church
  • Cost: $50 per registrant. The registration fee includes a tee shirt, meals, snacks, and retreat supplies. Scholarships are available upon request. Payment can be paid with check, cash, or credit/debit card.
  • Who can attend the retreat? All current 6th-8th graders.
  • What do you do on retreat? On our retreat we will focus on growing in relationship with God our Father, while also growing closer to the community – the Church – that He has placed around us. We will pray, play games, engage in discussion, worship, and strive to become a stronger community of young people that support each other in their faith journey.
  • Accommodations and Chaperones: Participants will sleep in classrooms, separated by gender, under supervision from adult chaperones. If you are interested in helping us by chaperoning this retreat, and you have completed the Diocese of Boise’s Safe Environment Workshop as well as received a cleared background check from the diocese, please let me know.
  • Registration Deadline: 11:59PM on Thursday, January 23rd.
    • Please register ASAP - Only 50 spots available!
  • How to register: Click this link to register!
  • Questions? Contact Alex Street at [email protected] or Grace Swanke at [email protected]


What to Bring:

  • Sleeping Bag and Pillow
  • Sleeping Mat or Pad (We will be sleeping on the floor. Please no large air mattresses)
  • Toiletries (Toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, etc)
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Sweatshirt/Jacket
  • Pajamas/Sleeping clothes
  • Water Bottle (with your name on it)
  • Optional items: Snacks to share with everyone (no peanuts, please!), board/card games, musical instruments, bible, rosary, journal, book)

What NOT to Bring:

  • Electronics of any kind (including phones)
  • A negative attitude
  • Shower items (there are not shower facilities at the Church)
  • Snacks with nuts of any kind
  • Any kind of weapon (including pocket/swiss army knives)

Limited Spots Available - make sure to register by Thursday, January 23rd! Registration closes at 11:59PM! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

or go to: https://holyapostlesmeridian.weshareonline.org/EnergizersWinterRetreat2020