training calendar


February 11

Area 23/Michigan: North Kent County

Snow Party
Camp Roger, 8356 Belding Road, Rockford, Michigan
Time: 10 AM – 12 PM
Contacts: Marnie Wittenbach and Carrie Roer

February 17-19

Area 17/Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas

GEMS 3rd Annual Mother/Daughter Overnighter
Contacts: Amy Billingsley and Lisa Cooper

March 3

Area 27/Mid-Ontario

Coffee House
Crosspoint CRC (No cost)
Time: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Contacts: Louise Johnston and Elizabeth Nightingale

March 11

Area 7/Southern California

Spring Rally
River CRC, 459 E Highland Ave., Redlands, California
Time: 8:45 AM – Noon
Contacts: Teresa Peterson and Leneé Struiksma

March 11

Areas 8 & 9/Alberta

Alberta Rally
Bethel Christian Reformed Community Church
Time: 9:30 AM Registration/10 AM – 2 PM
Contacts: Sandra Vanderveen and Geraldine Vanderveen

March 17-19

Area 5/Northern California

Silver Spur Christian Camp, Sonora, California
Contacts: Melinda Costa and Debbie Veenstra

March 25

Area 31/North Eastern Ontario

Encouragement Luncheon
Kingston Westside CRC
Time: 11 am – 2 pm
Contacts: Marie Ann Lammers and Evelina Oosterhof

April 6-9

GEMS Leadership Training Spring Seminar
(For Area Coordinators and Leadership Trainers)
Prince Conference Center at Calvin College

April 28-29

Area 30/Florida

GEMS Splash Fest (aka Camp!)
Marriott Orlando World Center
Contacts: Heather Putnam and Karyn Dekker

May 6

Area 26/South Western Ontario

Woodstock Covenant Church
Time: 9:30 am – 3 pm
Contacts: Linda Haverkamp and Henrietta Reinders

May 16

Areas 23, 35, 38, 39/Michigan

Whitecaps Baseball Game
Time: 6:35 pm (Gates open at 5:35 pm)
Price: $14/ticket or $19/ticket with pop & hotdog combo
RSVP by April 12 to Stacey Locey
Contacts: Stacey Locey and Alexandra Brown

September 22-24

Areas 8 & 9

GEMS Fall Counselor Retreat
Circle Square Ranch
Halkirk, Alberta
Contacts: Sandra Vanderveen and Geraldine Vanderveen