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“If you can dream it, you can do it”

Expect a little Disney dream-themed adventure, a little mindfulness, and a little creativity- everything you love about a Compass retreat!

Themed meals, dance parties, nature, campfire, choice, friends, and social opportunities.

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Preparing for your retreat

Are you ready for your retreat?  Here are a few things to add to your checklist:

Covid Testing:  

Every retreat attendee will need to take an at-home test before or day of their retreat.  Be prepared to show a picture of your results when you arrive at the meeting location.

Packing:

Are you all packed?  Scroll to see the recommended packing list below.  Don’t forget to pack items for the themed meals.  Make sure you have a good plan for transporting medications.

PROGRAM AGENDA

Day 1:

3:15 pm-4:30 pm        Arrive at Carrville and unpack

4:30 pm-4:45 pm      Welcome and info meeting

4:45 pm-5:30 pm.     Meal Prep

5:30 pm-7:00 pm     “Incredibles” dinner and clean up

7:00pm-8:00pm      Evening activity: Me Bags

Day 2:

8:00 am-8:30 am.      Meal Prep

8:30 am-9:15 am        Breakfast and clean up

9:30 am-10:15 am       Morning session (All Together):  Dream Kick-Off: Permission to Dream,

Pie of Life, and Dreams Challenge Exercise

10:30 am- 11:15 am:    Morning Session – Break Out Groups: Adventure or Creative Activity

11:15 am – 12:00 pm:  Meal Prep

12:00pm-1:00pm      “Moana” lunch and clean up

1:15 pm-2:30 pm        Afternoon Session: All Together – Burning Barries discussion, Gifts of    hand, head, heart, and Dream Bingo

2:30 pm-5:30 pm      Free time: Pool, DIY table, rest, volleyball, corn hole, board games

4:45 pm-5:30 pm:     Meal Prep

5:30 pm-6:30 pm       “Lady and the Tramp” dinner and clean up

7:00 pm-8:00 pm      Evening Activity: Campfire (Burning Barriers) or Disney Dance Party

 

Day 3:

8:00 am-8:30 am       Meal Prep

8:30 am-9:15 am         Breakfast and clean up

9:30 am-10:15 am       Morning Session: All Together – What’s My Word activity

10:30 am-11:15 am       Morning Session Breakouts – Adventure  or Creative Activity

11:15 am-12:00 pm        Meal Prep

12:00 pm-1:00 pm       “Mickey and Friends” Lunch and clean up

1:15pm-2:30pm             Afternoon session: Vision Board

2:30 pm-5:30 pm          Free time: Disney photo booth, Pool, DIY table, rest, volleyball, corn

hole, board games

4:45 pm-5:30 pm         Meal Prep

5:30 pm-6:30 pm        “Encanto” dinner and clean up

6:45 pm-7:15 pm         Dreams declaration and entry into Compass scholarship pool

7:15 pm-8:30 pm         Evening Activity: Campfire or Disney movie playing in the Bar area

Day 4: Departure Day

8:00 am-8:30 pm        Meal Prep

8:30 am-9:15 am           Breakfast and clean up

9:15 am-10:00 am         Packing and cleaning up

10:00am-10:45am      Closing ceremonies

10:45am-11:30am        “Frozen” Grab to-go lunch

11:30am-12:00pm        Depart Carrville

Themed Meals

One of the unique experiences of this retreat is our themed meals.

Each lunch and dinner will focus on a particular Disney movie.  You are encouraged to dress the part!  This means you could come as a character from that movie or another creative costume you find.  We will have special badges that we will be giving out for participation in each themed meal.  Check out the themes we have chosen.

The Incredibles

  • Dash’s dinner rolls
  • Elasta girl Mac N Cheese
  • Mr. Incredibles power balls (Chicken nuggets)
  • Secret Sauce
  • Violet’s veggies
  • Dessert: Frozen popsicles

Find Costume Ideas Here

Mickey and Friends

  • Mickey Burgers & all the toppings
  • Pluto’s corn dogs
  • Goofy’s grapes
  • Minnie’s French fries
  • Dessert: Donald’s delicious cookies

Find Costume Ideas Here

Encanto

  • Chicken Tamales
  • Bean and Cheese Papusas
  • Beans and Rice
  • Avocado Ranch  Salad
  • Dessert: Churro Chips, Flan

Find Costume Ideas Here

Moana

  • Stitches sliders: Hawaiian Rolls, Pulled pork
  • Pineapple
  • Sweet kale salad
  • Hawaiian chips
  • Dessert: Moon Pies

Find Costume Ideas Here 

Lady and the Tramp

  • Spaghetti and meatballs
  • Caesar Salad
  • Dinner Rolls
  • Dessert: Smores

Find Costume Ideas Here 

Breakfast each morning will be continental style with the following items: 

  • Yogurt, Cereal, Pastries, Fruit, Milk, Orange Juice, Creamer, Eggs, Pancake Mix, Syrup and Sausage/Bacon

Additional Information

TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

Transportation is provided and the specific details will be planned ahead of time for each region. Your staff or CF/ILSM will give you these details at least a week before your retreat. You will be leaving sometime in the morning on the first day and returning in the afternoon/evening on the last day of the retreat.

Souvenirs

Carville mugs and t-shirts will be available for purchase with cash only.  Mugs are $5 and t-shirts are $10.  Please bring exact change.

SAFETY

In light of the ever-changing topography of Covid, we will exercise all covid safety measures and precautions that are relevant at the time of your retreat.  We do want to be cautious and careful.  It is possible you will be asked to test prior to your retreat but we will confirm this with you at the time of your retreat.

PETS

Pets are not allowed on the Carrville property.

SMOKING

There are designated smoking areas on the property.  Your retreat leader will communicate where those are upon arrival.

Packing List

Health and Hygiene

  • Your prescription medications
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste    Toiletry kit
  • Menstrual products
  • Urinary products
  • Brush/comb
  • Earplugs
  • Eyeglasses/contact lenses
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses (and retainer leash)
  • Sun hat
  • Lip balm
  • Insect repellent
  • Beach Towel

Clothing and Footwear

  • Comfortable T-shirts
  • Comfortable pants/shorts
  • Long-sleeve shirts (for sun, bugs)
  • Shoes suited for hiking
  • Swimsuit
  • Water sandals
  • Bandana
  • Sleepwear
  • Socks

Personal Items (Optional)

  • EpiPen (if prescribed)
  • Credit card and/or cash
  • ID
  • Cell phone
  • Notebook and pen/pencil
  • Music player with headphones
  • Book to read
  • Water bottle
  • Personal snacks
  • Games