Penn Center Retreat

9th & 10th Grades

March 6, 7 & 8


March 6

7am                        Depart

8:30 am            Stop at Old Sheldon Church

9-11am            Walking Tour of Beaufort, SC

11:30 am            Arrive at the Penn Center and unpack

12 noon            Lunch at the Penn Center

1:00 pm            Tour of the Penn Center Museum

2:00                        Workshop I

3:30 pm            Break

4:00 pm            Workshop II

6:00 pm             Dinner

7:00 pm            Break

7:30 pm            Conference Room

Gullah Storyteller

9:30 pm            Campfire & Lowcountry Ghost Stories

10:30 pm            Lights out


March 7

8am                        Breakfast

9am                        Depart for Hunting Island

– forest and beach walk

– climbing the lighthouse

– reflection time and journal writing

12 noon            Bag Lunch on the beach

1:00                        Depart for Beaufort

2:00pm            Harbor Cruise – reading passages from literature that deals with the coast

and African American culture

6pm                        Dinner at the Shrimp Shack

8pm                        Depart for the Penn Center

8:30pm            Conference Room

Movie – Four Little Girls


10:30                        Lights out


March 8

8am                        Breakfast

9am                        Writing and sharing works

12 noon            Lunch at the Penn Center

1:00                        Pack, clean dorm and load bus

2pm                        Depart

4pm                        Arrive at SOA




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