Work Weekend

2018 DATE- Friday April 27th to Sunday April 29th

Who:
Anyone 12 or older! Under 18 must be accompanied by a supervising adult.

What:
Spend the weekend volunteering at CYC. Help us prepare for the summer by cleaning buildings and grounds, raking, and building projects around camp.

Where:
Catholic Youth Camp- 19590 520th Lane, McGregor, MN 55760.

When: 

Friday April 27th to Sunday April 29th

Why:

CYC has been offering children a quality Catholic camping experience for 71 years. This has been possible from the support of volunteers like you!

How:
Registration HERE!

Other details:
CYC will provide all the meals for the weekend. Please bring a sleeping bag or sheets and a blanket for the beds.

Supplies needed:

If you have the following supplies available, please consider bringing them to work weekend:

  • Work gloves, rakes, leaf blowers, tarps, wheel barrows– we will be clearing brush and leaves from the entire camp property.
  • Hammers, drills, saws, or other basic carpentry items (see below for the projects we will be building)

Past Work Weekend Projects

Large Group Projects

  • Move everything out of the Rec Hall (canoes, supplies, etc)
  • Move art supplies into Rec Hall
  • Move drama supplies into IP
  • Rake and drag brush- all areas of camp
  • Chop and stack firewood
  • Clean all buildings

Electrical-

  • Update lights in the Rec Hall
  • Update lights in IP

Plumbing

  • Assess the showers in the back of Rec Hall
  • Move drinking fountain in Sweeney basement

Carpentry-

  • Rebuild the slingshot targets
  • Replace the roof of the archery shelter
  • Fix restroom door in Sweeney basement
  • Fix the floorboard of the shower in Maurer
  • Build benches for fire circle
  • Build bunk boxes for beds
  • Build shelves for cabins
  • Begin demo of Art Barn

CLICK FOR 2018 PROJECTS- work weekend 2018

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