Is Friday night supper provided?
No, there is no meal provided on Friday night. Please eat supper before you arrive. A small snack will be provided later in the evening.
What time does Anchor start and end?
Registration starts on Friday at 7pm (until 8:30pm). And the weekend will wrap up at lunch time on Sunday. Lunch provided for Sunday.
Are the rooms/cabins heated?
If you are designated to stay in a building, there will be heat. However, if you are placed in a outdoor cabin there will be no heater. Placements are not known to participants until arrival. You are more than welcome to bring along a heater for the cooler nights.
What Should I Bring?
• Bedding (be prepared for cold nights you will be sleeping outside in cabins) and pillow
• Weather appropriate clothes
• Your own soap, shampoo, etc
• Pen & paper
Clothing should be informal but modest: no short shorts or halter tops please.
ANCHOR is a cell-phone free weekend.
Why does Anchor need our health card information?
Anchor needs to have this information at hand in case of emergency. Your health card number is kept confidential.
Who do I write my cheque out to?
Please make it out to “Classis of Ontario”. Countryside Camp & Conference Center is the location, but does not deal with the money side of the retreat.
What are the types of payment for Anchor?
Anchor can only be paid through cheques. There is no online account set up. Please write them out to “Classis of Ontario”
Where do I send my registration form?
Completed forms can be send to:
ANCHOR c/o Marion vandenAkker
1178 Centre Road, R.R.#2
Do you accommodate for dietary needs and/or allergies?
Please notify us of your needs on the registration form. If we have questions we will contact you.