Opportunities to Come to Camp

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Alabama Folk School Fall Workshops

Acoustic Guitar & Crafts - September 9-11, 2016 Old Time Music & Crafts - October 13-16, 2016 Watercolor & Painting Workshop - October 23-28, 2016 Traditional Arts & Crafts - November 3-6, 2016

Click HERE for more information and class descriptions!


Family Farm To Table Weekend

November 18, 2016 - November 20, 2016

Enjoy a family friendly weekend of fun, food, and community on the farm at Camp McDowell! All combinations and interpretations of families are welcome to experience this special time focussed on the care of creation in the beauty of "God's Backyard"! For more information and to register, click HERE!

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November 11, 2016 - November 13, 2016

Awakenings is a spiritual retreat for all 7th and 8th graders at Camp McDowell. Awakenings is designed to explore the Life and Light of Christ within us. High school counselors lead junior high participants by sharing their stories and facilitating small groups, games, music, and worship.

High school youth counselors may use the link below to apply to staff Awakenings. Please contact Stratt Byars at stratt@campmcdowell.com for more information.

Register Here beginning September 10, 2016

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McDowell Enneagram Conference 2017, Feb 10-12. Presented by The Institute for Conscious Being

AT THE FORK IN THE ROAD: Your Map to Conscious Living

We’ve all been at a fork in the road, a time when overwhelming decisions stand before us. Without spiritual guidance it can be hard to determine which path to take. Fortunately, there is a map to lead us closer to our Divine purpose on this earth, to becoming the people God created us to be. It’s called the Enneagram. The Enneagram is an ancient spiritual tool that provides a map of the flow of divine energy. It offers a spiritual pathway to the soul or the authentic self, and is a tremendously illuminating method to self-realization and consciousness.

Led by Joseph B. Howell, Ph.D., co-founder of The Institute for Conscious Being and author of Becoming Conscious: The Enneagram’s Forgotten Passageway, and ICB’s faculty, including The Rev. John Adams, Beverly Casey, Margaret Fleming, Brigid Galloway, Lark Howell, Dan Miller, Melanie Rodgers and Barbara Sloan.

For more information and to register, click here