Alternative New Year’s Gathering Crooked River State Park, St. Marys Georgia
December 27, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - December 29, 2019 @ 11:00 am
This year we will be gathering Friday December 27th thru Sunday morning, December 29th, 2019.
Friday, December 27th
- 3:00- 4:30 PM Leafleting at the Stimson Gate of the Base. Do bring your Signs. The gate is located at the end of Kings Bay Road at Spur 40; Park at Sugar Mill Park on the left, just north of the Stimson Gate entrance.
- 4:00 Check in at your Cottage
- 6:00 -9:30 PM – Pot Luck Dinner. (Please bring your plates and silverware from your cabin.) Dinner will be followed by a time for sharing who we are and what you’ve been doing during the year to make a more peaceful world.
Saturday. December 28th: Feast of the Holy Innocents
- 8:00 AM – Holy Innocents Prayer service. In memory of all the children whose lives are at risk due to nuclear weapons climate change, migration, child abuse, human trafficking, genocide, etc.
- 9:00 AM Breakfast in own Cottages
- 10:00 AM Review of the hearing and trial of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 .
- 12:00 Lunch in own Cottages
- 1:00 PM choice:
A. Follow-up plans for support of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 and monthly vigil at the base
- 3:00 PM Leafleting downtown in St. Mary’s or at the Base. Or depending on the
weather a peaceful walk in the park.
- 6:00 PM Pot Luck Supper
Followed by our talented group of attendees with songs, poems, stories,
Please bring your instruments.
Sunday, December 29th
- 7:30 AM A Time of Prayer
- 9:00 AM Gathering – After breakfast in your cabin, we will meet to review the
weekend and discuss future plans. Check out is at 11:00 AM
RESERVING CABIN OR CAMPSITE SPACE
The following have reserved a cottage on-line for the Alternative New Year’s Gathering for Friday, December 27 and Saturday, December 28, 2019.
Nancy O’Byrne, PCFL – Cottage #9 (2 bedroom)
Haven Whiteside, FCPJ – Cottage #10 (2 bedroom)
Anne Richter, PCFL – Cottage #11 (2 bedroom)
firstname.lastname@example.org , 727-692-9390
To reserve your own campsite or cabin, contact info for Crooked River State Park is:
6222 Charlie Smith Senior Highway
St. Marys, GA 31558