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Winter Dayz

Winter Dayz are Black Rock Retreat's solution to cabin fever! Join us for two and a half hours of fun for a time of crafts, sports and more. This program will provide plenty of time for recreation and creativity and allow your student(s) to socialize with other homeschoolers!

Register Today

*NEW* Register Online:
Step 1: Click here to visit the online registration form
Step 2: Follow the instructions to submit deposit through Black Rock Retreat's NEW online store
Step 3: Receive a confirmation

Register Offline:
Step 1: Download the registration form here.
Step 2: Mail in the form with a 50% deposit (or call to pay deposit by credit card)
Step 3: Receive a confirmation

Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Tuesdays & Wednesdays from January 17 through February 22.

1-3:30pm each day!

All days will offer programs for ages 4 and up.

Winter Dayz for 4-7* year old students

*NEW FOR 2017*
We are excited to announce that this year we are adding an extra half hour so that the 4-7 year old age group can spend some time in the gym!

Each day will be centered around a theme and will include a story, craft, games, gym time, and other age appropriate activities to encourage engaging and interactive learning experiences. A non-sugary snack will be provided.
*Students must be potty-trained to attend this program.

Winter Dayz schedule for ages 4-7

Jan 17 New Year's
Jan 18 St Patrick's Day
Jan 24 April Fool's Day
Jan 25 Easter
Jan 31 Birthdays
Feb 1 Groundhog Day
Feb 7 Independence Day
Feb 8 Thanksgiving
Feb 14 Valentine's Day
Feb 15 Christmas
Feb 21 President's Day
Feb 22 Earth Day

Winter Dayz for ages 8 and up:

*NEW FOR 2017*
We have added one more activity for each day. These additional activities will provide students with personal interactions with their peers. Activities will vary by day and may include teambuilding games, interactive devotionals, and time with our animals!

Each day will still include an hour of gym or team sports and an hour of craft or project time. Students will be divided into two groups based on age.

Winter Dayz schedule for ages 8 and up. For descriptions of the Crafts & Projects please click here.

Jan 17 Basketball & 3D Drawings
Jan 18 Basketball & Popsicle Stick Catapult
Jan 24 Wacky Games & Glow Sports & Duct Tape Wallets
Jan 25 Wacky Games & Glow Sports & I Spy Bottle
Jan 31 Laser Tag & Button Bowl
Feb 1 Laser Tag & Yard Yahtzee
Feb 7 Floor Hockey & Tie Dye*
Feb 8 Floor Hockey & Printmaking
Feb 14 Gaga & Paper Flowers
Feb 15 Gaga & Tie Dye*
Feb 21 Soccer & Paper Mosaics
Feb 22 Soccer & Finger Rockets
*Our most popular craft is being offered twice! This year the tie dye craft will be bring your own item so that your student can choose if they want to tie dye a shirt, socks or something else. Items must be a light color and 100% cotton.

One Winter Dayz program is only $10 and includes a take-home craft!

Come for Six or more days days, and pay only $9 per day!

Sign up for all twelve days, and your price is $99/student. That's only $8.25 per day!

Parents are welcome to stay and fellowship with each other in our Nature Center while your student is participating in any of these programs.

To Register:
Call to pay with a credit card or
Download and complete the registration form found in the brochure below and mail it to:

Black Rock Retreat
Attn: Outdoor Education
1345 Kirkwood Pike
Quarryville, PA 17566

*A 50% non-refundable deposit is due along with the registration form.

Registration is due two weeks prior to the day you plan to attend. Admittance after that time will be limited to available supplies.

2017 Winter Dayz Registration
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For more information, contact Titus McGrath, our Outdoor Education Director at (800) 858-9299 x 125 or e-mail

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