We are so excited to have our first ever women’s retreat on September 14 & 15! If you have any questions, do feel free to reach out to me or one of the other women’s ministry team members (Catherine Parks and Lindsay Nicolet).
In bullet form here’s what you need to know:
- Registration begins on Friday at 5:00 pm at the Guest House. Dinner begins at 6:00 pm (see full schedule below). Go to the Guest House. Try to arrive on-time so we can get everyone in and out as soon as possible. (Note: if you are not coming to dinner, we will be meeting in the Guest House for session 1)
- Directions: The Joe C. Davis YMCA Outdoor Center is located 20 minutes east of downtown Nashville.
From I-65: Exit on to Old Hickory. Go east on Old Hickory. Old Hickory will turn into Bell Road at Nolensville Road. Continue on Bell Road, under I-24, past Hickory Hollow Mall to Anderson Road (first light past Murfreesboro Road). Turn right on Anderson Road. At Smith Springs Road (4-way stop w/ Mapco on left), turn right. The Joe C. Davis YMCA Outdoor Center is located on Smith Springs Road, 1/2 mile on your left.
From I-24: Exit at Bell Road. Go north on Bell Road (past Hickory Hollow Mall) to Anderson Road (first light past Murfreesboro Road). Turn right on Anderson Road. At Smith Springs Road (4-way stop w/ Mapco on left), turn right. The Joe C. Davis YMCA Outdoor Center is located on Smith Springs Road, 1/2 mile on your left.
Once at the camp, stay on the main road, passing the Office on your left and parking lots on your right. Keep driving straight (you’ll pass an outdoor basketball court and a pool on your right), then turn right and head to the Jimmy Webb Guest House.
What to pack:
-Towel and wash cloth
-Any toiletries you’d like for one night (soap, shampoo, toothbrush, etc.)
-Clothes for outdoor activities (optional!)
-Jacket and/or rain coat for outdoor activity (optional)
-Sandals for shower/shower shoes (optional)
-Cash and/or check card (Nancy Guthrie will have books available for purchase)
For those staying in the cabin: you will receive a separate email with additional items.
Women’s Retreat Schedule
Friday, September 14
5:00 pm-6:00 pm Registration
6:00 pm-7:00 Dinner
7:15- Session 1
8:30 pm-10 pm – Bonfire (come and go)
Saturday, September 15
9:15 am Session 2
12:00-12:30—Books available for sale
1:30 pm-2:30 pm—Free Time
2:30 pm-3:30 pm Session 3
*All sessions will be held in the Guest House