Middle School Retreat

Register Online (Available Nov. 2024)
Download Registration Packet (Available Nov. 2024)

Tentative Schedule



7:00 PM                    Arrive/Settle In/Register
8:00 PM                    Opening Devotion & Meal Prayer (Fireside)
8:15 PM                     Pizza (Dining Hall)
Games (Activity Room)
9:15 PM                     Session 1 (Fireside)
10:00 PM                 Activities
11:00 PM                  Evening Devotion (Fireside Room)
Free Time
Lights Out



8:00 AM                    Breakfast and Table Talk (Dining Room)
8:45 AM                    Morning Devotion (Fireside)
9:00 AM                    Session 2 (Fireside)
9:45 AM                    Outdoor Activity
10:45 AM                  Session 3 (Fireside)
11:30 AM                  Free Time
12:00 PM                  Lunch and Cleanup (Dining Room)
1:00 PM                    SNOWLYMPICS
3:00PM                    Review Session and Closing Devotion
3:30 PM                    Depart

Retreat Location: Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca

The Middle School Retreat is for youth in grades 5-8. Youth must be a part of a group with a chaperone.

Stay tuned for information on the 2025 IDE Middle School Retreat and Snowlympics. The 2024 Retreat and Snowlympics took place January 26-27, 2024 at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca with Pastor Andrew Gray of St. John Lutheran Church in Marengo presenting on Creation’s Night. The group from St. Ansgar took first place in this year’s Snowlympics! Congratulations!