Winter Retreat 2021

GREAT NEWS… Blue Lake Camp’s 2021 Winter Retreat is back on for 3rd-6th graders on Saturday, March 6th from 9:30am-6:00pm!! The one-day retreat will be packed with fun camp activities and end with a campfire and s’mores. Blue Lake will follow Covid safe guidelines (these can be found at The cost is $45 per person (includes lunch and dinner). We will charter a bus as usual and depart at 7:15am and return around 8:00pm. Children’s Ministries will provide the bus, breakfast on the way to camp and a snack on the way home.



(Please read carefully … this is different from other times we’ve gone to Blue Lake!!)

We will submit ALL registrants from Fairhope UMC at one time by paper registration for this retreat! Click here for registration form. Copies also available in the church office. Please do not register online with Blue Lake Camp for this retreat.

Your child’s completed registration form (all 3 pages) and $45 registration fee (exact cash or checks made payable to Fairhope UMC) must be dropped off in church office no later than Monday, February 22nd. We will mail all forms with one check to Blue Lake on February 23rd.

Also due on February 22nd is a notarized Fairhope UMC 2020-2021 Emergency Release FormClick here for form. Copies also available in church office.
Need a notary?  We have two on staff – Julia Gavin and Kristin Capstraw. 


Adults are needed to chaperone.  Children’s Ministries will pay all adult registration fees.  Please let Michelle know if you can join us and she’ll get you an adult registration form. 

Scholarships for students are also available for Winter Retreat.  Contact Michelle for information.


Michelle Graham
Director of Children’s Ministries