the Gifts That Our Ancestors Gave"
Miracle Camp & Retreat Center
25281 80th Ave.
Lawton, MI 49065
The 2011 GLAAQN Retreat will
be held at the Miracle Camp and Retreat Center in Lawton, MI (www.miraclecamp.com).
The Retreat Center is approx. a 2 ½ hour drive from Detroit.
There are quilt shops along with a Hobby Lobby and Joann's along the
way and nearby.
Lodging and the workshops will be in the Bankson Lodge. Lodging is based
on 2 or more women per room depending on the number of people attending.
The rooms have a queen size bed, 2 twin beds (plus a trundle). Each
room has its own private bathroom. Click
here for more information on the accommodations. Rooms and workshops
are on the upper and the lower levels. The facility has stairs and an
There will be full day workshops on Saturday and half day workshops
on Sunday. The workshops that will be offered will be posted in January.
Friday evening shortly after arriving, dinner will be served. There
will be a Welcome gathering on Friday including a make and take session.
Saturday there will be breakfast, morning workshop, lunch and continued
workshop in the afternoon. Saturday evening, there will be dinner and
various events. Breakfast will be served Sunday and morning workshops
before we leave for home. Packaged lunches will be provided for the
There will be raffles and door prizes throughout the weekend. There
will be a challenge project which will need to be completed prior to
the retreat. You will be given a pattern of a block and you will have
to complete a project with the block as the main focus. Additional details
of the project will be posted in January.
The cost for each member is $200.00. (Non-member costs and registration
are $250.00 which includes GLAAQN membership fee.) The cost includes
lodging, food, and workshops (supplies for the workshop maybe additional
depending on the workshop and instructor).
are welcome to pay for your spot at the retreat in its entirety at anytime,
however, for those of us that need a payment plan, the mandatory registration
fee of $50 is due by extended deadline of January 21, 2011. Installments
of $75.00 each are due by March 12, 2011 and April 15, 2011.
Make checks payable to - GLAAQN-Retreat. Please include GLAAQN-Retreat
on the note line of the check. Mail the registration form, fee, and
future installments to: ATTN:GLAAQN-Retreat, PO Box 21081, Detroit,
We look forward to a weekend full of fellowship and quilting. Please
feel free to contact Dana Rankin (firstname.lastname@example.org)
or Lynette Holliday (email@example.com)
if you have any questions or need additional information.