AFS PRE-DEPARTURE ORIENTATION AND CAMPING TRIP
 When:  May, 16,17,18, 2003

Where:  Casey Conf. Center
          1276 S. Ft. Casey Rd.
          Whidbey, Island

      

Volunteers will shuttle students from the Mukileto and Keystone Ferry Docks to Casey Conference Center.  Students will be walk on ferry passengers (ferry cost is $4.50 rt) and volunteers will meet them at the Whidbey Island side.  Please let Kathy know which ferry you plan on catching so we can be sure to have a driver at the other side to meet you. (Click on response at bottom of page)  

FRIDAY:    Meet at Mukileto Ferry terminal at 4:45 PM (there are ferry's at 5:00, 5:30 and 6:00 PM, or meet at the Port Townsend Ferry dock at 4:00 (Ferry leaves at 4:15 and 5:45 PM. or your family can bring you to the campground any time between 4:30 and 6:30 PM.  Please plan on being at the campgrounds no later than 6:30 PM.  Directions to Camp and Ferries - click here.  

SUNDAY:    We will break camp at 10:30 AM on Sunday.  Parents may pick up their student at camp at 10:30 AM or:

  • Mukilteo students should be on the 12:30 Ferry arriving at 1:00 PM.  Students will be in front of the ferry terminal or in the parking lot to the west of the terminal.  

  • Port Townsend students should be on the 10:45 AM ferry arriving at 11:15 AM

  • PARENTS BE SURE YOUR STUDENTS KNOW WHEN AND WHERE YOU ARE PICKING THEM UP.  

FOR THE MUKILTEO STUDENTS  - IF STUDENTS ARE NOT PICKED UP BY 1:30 PM, THEY WILL BE AT KATHY'S HOUSE IN WOODINVILLE AFTER 2:30 PM

WHAT TO BRING?

    SLEEPING BAG
           
Pillow        Extra clothes (it's spring and still will be cold and it may rain)
            Towel        Extra Shoes        Toiletries            Flashlight        Snacks    
            Warm Jacket (it gets VERY cold at night)    Sunscreen (lets hope you need it)
            Rain Jacket (It did rain last year)  Padding to go under you sleeping bag (optional)

       DO YOU HAVE A TENT WE CAN USE?????
           
Each year we depend on host families to help us with tents.  If you have a tent that will sleep 4 or more and are willing to let us use it, PLEASE let me know by checking the box on the response card here on the web site.

Send Kathy your RSVP or questions by clicking   RESPOND  .  

SEE YOU THERE