June 17, 2017


Private Residence on Charleston Lake, (Athens, ON)

Date of event: Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Time: 8:15 am to 5:30 pm

Pick-up and drop-off location: Ikea parking lot (look for the bus).

Location: Private Residence on Charleston Lake, (Athens, ON)

Registration: We are limited to 20 matches for this event and will accept community based matches on a first come first serve basis. A waitlist will be made for additional matches who would like to attend. We want to make this a very successful day and ask that you fully commit to attending this event if you sign up.

Registration are now closed

Details: Supporters of BBBSO have graciously offered to host a fun day at their private residence on Charleston Lake. The supporters have rented a bus to transport 20 community based matches to their residence for a fun filled day of activities such as seadoo rides, tubing, pontoon boat rides, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, campfire, etc.

Laura Bauman (mentoring coordinator), will be leading this day and will travel with the matches by bus to the residence located approximately one hour and 30 minutes from Ottawa. Additional BBBSO staff will be on site to help facilitate the day as well.

The day will start off with all matches meeting at Ikea (Pinecrest) at 8:15 am and loading the bus. The bus will depart for Charleston Lake at 8:30 am prompt.

From 10:00 am – 11:00 am the matches will engage in a fun, surprise activity around the property lead by the property owners.

From 11:00 am – 2:00 pm matches will have the opportunity to participate in the following activities at their leisure:

  • Tubing
  • Pontoon boat rides
  • Seadoo rides
  • Kayak and Canoe
  • Swimming area
  • Campfire

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm a hot BBQ lunch will be provided by the hosts. Matches can enjoy lunch, sit on the grass around a campfire, join in a sing-a-long and roast marshmallows.

The hosts will also make sure that no one goes hungry or thirsty at any point during the day by having snacks and drinks available at all times.

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm pm there will be a group photo and matches can gather their belongings before heading for the bus. The bus will depart for Ottawa promptly at 4:15 pm.

A comment box is included if you have additional questions, concerns, or comments.

If you  have any questions please email Laura Bauman, or call 613-247-4776 x 323

Shortly after you register, Laura will be in contact with you to confirm your participation.

We look forward to a fun day in the sun with you!

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