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IMPORTANT THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE GRETNA RETREAT

  • Open carving is welcome and encouraged. This has been enjoyed in the past and we are looking forward to seeing your new projects.
  • You are responsible for your own health and accident insurance!!!
  • There will also be the buy, swap & trade table for everyone.
  • A table by the entryway for flyers of carving clubs, shows or events.

Directions to the Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center:

21520 W Hiway 31, Gretna, NE 68028 5 miles South from I-80 Exit 432, Hiway 31
Phone 402-332-4496 http://4h.unl.edu/camp/about/ea.htm
Please give this number to a significant other in case of an emergency.
To contact John Robbins at the Gretna 4-H Camp: Phone 308-236-3307
At this exit there is a “Flying J’ truck stop, Denny’s Restaurant (402-332-0400), McDonald’s and a Super 8 Motel. (402-332-5188)

***THINGS THAT YOU WILL NEED!!!***

BRING:
• Bring your tools, Band-Aids, and an appetite. PLEASE use only one plate when eating. Plate count is how we are charged.

OVERNIGHT GUESTS BRING:
• Bedding, towels and toiletries. We’ll furnish the bunk beds!
• A Flashlight
• A Snack to share in the evenings
•There may be music in the evenings – bring your instruments. We will have our dulcimers.

As before, there will be “Boys” cabins and “Girls” cabins and several couple’s cabins. We ask that at least two (2) couples share a cabin.
• If you have any special needs, be sure to inform us with this registration. There are two cabins available with handicapped help rails in the restroom.

If you prefer maid service, there is a Super 8 Motel at I-80, Exit 432 (402-332-5188)

Sign in and cabin assignments will be on site Thursday morning from 9 to 11 am.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For those who are traveling from out-of-state or a long distance: You may come Wednesday evening (no evening meal) and stay at the camp for $35.00 per person which includes a continental breakfast on Thursday morning. This fee is payable on your arrival. Please let us know as soon as possible if you intend to take advantage of this.