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April 7-9, 2017

Dates set for 2017 retreat!

Fanning the Embers is coming around again. Next retreat will be April 7-9, 2017.

Last year's schedule is posted below so you can see what fun activities we had last time!

FTE 2016 Schedule

Hi Everyone!! Almost time for the retreat! Are you packed? haha!

Here's the schedule for the weekend (or click to download print copy).

Friday, the 22nd

3:00 pm St Andrew’s OPEN for arrival
5:00 pm Welcome, Greetings and Housekeeping

6:00 pm Dinner
7:30 pm Late Night Story Swap “Nowhere Else But Here”
Stories of your choice; maybe one you’ve always wanted to tell, but never had the right time or place?
(No time limits; we can go as long as people want to stay awake!)

Saturday, the 23rd 

8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am TBA (Truly Brilliant Activity)
A Truly Brilliant Activity with Billie Mazzei and Maggie Lott

10:00 am Break
10:30 am Workshop WorkUp with Ingrid Nixon

Noon Lunch
1:00 pm Small Group Peer Coaching Session
Break into self-selected groups of 4-5; Each person has one-half hour to present work and receive feedback as desired from other group members.

3:30 pm Uncharted Hours
This is truly the ‘retreat’ portion of the weekend. Do as you like — work on the feedback from small group, develop a story you’ve been (or would like to be) working on; walk the labyrinth, take a hike… play, connect, RELAX!

6:00 pm Dinner
7:30 pm “This One’s For You” Story Swap
Share a story that you really want this group to hear.

Sunday, the 24th

8:00 am Continental Breakfast
9:00 am Pick Up and Pack Up
Strip beds, pack bags and in general prep for endings.

10:00 am “Feeding the Flames” Story Swap
Share inspiring stories to keep us burning.

11:30 am Brunch
12:30 pm Banking the Coals Last Goodbyes - Traveling On - Depart by 1pm