What To Bring

Your packing list for the Spring Weekend:

  • FOOD… see other link
  • A MUG that is yours for the weekend with your name on it
  • Indoor closed-toed shoes for working in the kitchen (no outdoor shoes worn inside the building)
  • Slippers or other indoor shoes if not going in the kitchen
  • Gear/clothing swap and marketplace articles (to sell or trade on Sunday. If it is a nice day, we’ll take it all outside… bring a tarp or blanket to display your wares.)
  • Articles, books, program flyers, program ideas, writings, and resource material to share
  • Journals, writing materials, paints…
  • Guitar, drum, music, poems, stories… (for the Saturday night Open Stage – Here’s your chance to share with inviting, welcoming and encouraging women! )
  • Hiking or rubber boots
  • Bikes, running shoes, games, canoes, kayaks, volleyball…
  • Climbing harness (if you want to play on the ropes course)
  • Binoculars, camera…
  • Flashlight/ headlamp
  • Pillow and sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad and tent (if camping)
  • Your breastfeeding babies under 1 year old (childcare is not formally organized but you are welcome to organize it)
  • Towels and toiletries (there are showers at the facility)
  • Cozy clothing – it has snowed in the past!
  • A registered female friend, sister who is also a wilderness woman
  • Beverages that are special
  • Cash for marketplace clothing, gear, and CWWN pendants
  • A sit-upon, lawn chair, therma-rest chair…
  • pre-cooked food for yourself for Friday night (if you haven’t already eaten)
  • tupperware containers to take left overs home
  • bucket or bin, if you want to take some compost home
  • New this year! Fabric to give to the collaborative weaving project!
  • NOTE: Pets are no longer welcome at our Spring Weekend