For those of you interested in attending our Camp Blanding Retreats... be sure to sign up ASAP for our January (30 - February 1, 2015) and/or February (27 - March 1, 2015)!
The cost is only $50.00 for 3 days! Here's a little more about it....
Camp Blanding is located in Starke, Florida (south of Orange Park and Middleburg). It is the Joint Training Center for the Florida National Guard and a wonderful facility.....located on Kingsley Lake.
Lodging has many options:
Single Lodge Units: ($30 @ night) - newly remodeled the single units have a double bed, microwave, small refrigerator and you share a "Jack-n-Jill" bathroom with a girlfriend.
Quonset Huts: ($90 @ night) - one large room that holds 2 double beds, 1 single bed, dining area, sitting area, bathroom (shower only) and a kitchenette (2 burner stove, refrigerator, microwave - NO oven) with a few dishes. (no coffee pot... bring your own)
Cottage: ($90 @ night) - 2 bedrooms - #1 - 2 twin beds, #2 - 1 double bed. Full kitchen, sitting area, screen porch.
All facilities have their own bedding, TV and air conditioning.
Lodging is acquired through www.oldegreencupboard.com website approximately 30 days prior to the first day of the retreat. NO refunds, exchanges, transfers, hold-overs are allowed for either room fees and/or retreat fees 21 days prior to the first day of the event.
Click on the "Registration Form" link below - it will take you to the website HOME page - click on the form, print, complete and mail with your check to the address on the form.
If you are flying into Jacksonville for the retreat, use the Jacksonville International Airport (JAX). We have people come from all over!! California, Texas, Vermont, Ohio... you name it. This is NOT a fancy retreat...it's simple, fun and a great way to sew for 3 days on your own projects!
Friday & Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
The two extra conference rooms attached to our sewing room are used twice a year for our SALE ROOM! If you want to participate - the fee is $20. You are assigned a number that you will use to identify your merchandise (priced). Once placed in the sale room - we are your cashiers for two days... all the money you make IS YOURS TO KEEP. The room is a GREAT success and full of things that someone else no longer wants... and now it's your treasure. It has sold over $13,000.00 in just two days. It's a great way to clean out your sewing room, crafts, antiques, etc. and earn some cash! If you are interested, there is a place on your registration form to sign up.
All attendees must include their driver's license number or a State or Federal identification number on the registration form. This is a new policy the post is enforcing. You must also have valid identification that you show to the gate guard each time you enter the post.
WE HOPE YOU CAN JOIN US!