During Spring Quilt, many of our guests took advantage of the opportunity to take a road trip to Northland Woolens in Nelson, MN. Northland Woolens makes socks, hats, and gloves. The quilters were able to tour the factory, watch the knitting in action, and make purchases. One of the favorite moments of the tour was getting … More Camp Journal: Road Trip to Northland Woolens!
The first ever Camp on Wheels (COW) event brought the joy of Camp Lebanon to the Twin Cities this past weekend! Families had the opportunity to register for summer bible camps, spring events, and more, all while letting their kids burn some of their energy playing octoball, 9 square in the air, and other favorite … More Camp Journal: Thank You God for a Really Great COW! Mooooo.
The first round of the Camp Lebanon Funnest Fun Bracket Challenge is in the books and 32 of Camp’s favorite summer things have been narrowed down to 16! Winners of first round head-to-head matchups were determined based on a vote. Votes were cast by those submitting a bracket in this year’s competition. 77 people are … More UPDATE: Funnest Bracket Challenge
This past weekend, quilters bundled up against the cold temps and warmed up with hot coffee and sweet conversation. They laughed (alot!), loved each other well, and made beautiful things together! No wonder these ladies keep coming back and new friends find their way here! Everyone partakes in the joyful act of creating to glorify … More Camp Journal: Building Quilts and Friendships
Sometime in October of 1965, as the Minnesota Twins were battling the LA Dodgers in the World Series, my love for baseball was born. The recollections of a seven-year-old are quite foggy, for sure, but with the help of a sports-crazy neighbor named George, I became hooked on the game for life. Memories from my … More “Imitating My Hero” – Bobber Bill
“As a dad of three boys, I was always looking for those “dad moments” to experience with my boys. For about 10 years each spring, the Dads ‘N’ Lads Retreat was just that. From the time that my oldest was eight, we spent the weekend up at Camp Lebanon creating great memories. From the polar … More Testimonial From A Dad
The first weekend of Spring Quilt was a home run! Quilters and scrapbookers alike enjoyed warm, blustery weather, silly baseball puns, and lots of laughter. Our theme of “Play Ball” seemed to bring everyone together, whether they were hardcore baseball fans or not. There were so many moments of sweet fellowship, deep conversation, and joyful connection between … More Camp Journal: Fabric, Coffee, and Junior Mints!