EVENT DATE: May 28, 2016
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Jun 05, 2016
Celebrating 51 years, Koinonia is located in the Catskill Mountains of New York and situated on 1,200 acres of forest. We have numerous facilities that offer opportunities for our guests to be surrounded by God’s creation. Koinonia (Koin-ah-NEE-Yah) is the Greek word meaning community.
All are Welcome!!!
Grounded in our Christian beliefs and in honor to our mission we welcome all people from all faith backgrounds.
Benefits of Fundraising, Donating or being a Sponsor-
Koinonia relies heavily on its’ donors. Usage fees do not cover all costs related to daily operations. Gifts to Koinonia help to provide scholarships to all those in need of support for Retreats, Vacations and Summer Camp. Gifts also support all costs associated with running the ministry of Koinonia, 5 year strategic plan, administrative costs, facilities, and programs.
How can I fundraise? Engage friends, family, colleagues, congregations and co-workers in helping us continue to grow. Contact Joanne Knudson- 845-557-8335 x306 if you need help promoting yourself or your team. Share your Active.com link to Facebook and on other Social Media outlets. Share our event and website on your facebook page and website.
Ask your company/congregation if they will participate in matching your
Event details and schedule
Stay tuned for events details and what to bring/wear! Call 845-557-8335 x306 to reserve your room for the weekend!
ALL Participants MUST sign a waiver in order to participate!
2nd Annual 5K for Koinonia Information-
Race Day- May 28, 2016. Come for the day or stay for the weekend! Near or Far.. YOU can participate!
Registration- 8:00- 9:30 am Warm-Up- 10:00am Race Time- 10:30am
Cost: $40.00 Adults, $10.00 Ages 5-12, Free Ages 4 and under- Includes Race & Commemorative T-Shirt
Scandinavian Brunch- $10.00, Free Ages 4 and under
Celebration BBQ- $15.00, Free Ages 4 and under- Includes, BBQ, Campfire & Evensong
Want to stay for the weekend? Call today and book your room, campsite or building! 845-557-8335
The perfect way to celebrate the beginning of summer! Enjoy nature, make new friends, introduce friends to Koinonia, and escape into the wilderness, all while helping this incredible place! Come for the day or stay for the weekend:
In addition to the race/brunch/bbq- you can register to stay all weekend! Call Koinonia to reserve your room, campsite or building. Saturday will include a Scandinavian Brunch, 5K, Celebratory BBQ , Campfire, S’Mores & Evensong. Worship - Sunday morning worship will include a remembrance of those interred in the Ichthus at the Chapel in the Pines. All weekend, enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, relaxing and more!
Can’t make it? You can still WALK, RUN, STROLL, be a spectator or just Donate!
Organize your own local 5K for Koinonia using our program on Active.com. Build your own team to bring to the 5K for Koinonia. You can support us from anywhere!
5K Weekend Schedule
6pm – Arrival & Settle In
8pm- Local Tap & Table- Bring your favorite local cheese, wine, dessert, beer and other goodies to share
7:30- 8:30- Continental Breakfast
8:00-9:30 - 5K Registration
10:00- Warm- Up
10:30- Race Time
12:00-1:00- Scandinavian Style Brunch
4:00-5:00- Happy Hour - Rafters by the Lake
5:00- BBQ - we will be having a traditional Argentinian meal named Asado which means 'on the side'. We will be cooking pork, chicken, and beef on the side of a large fire. Guests will be able to prepare their own tortillas usingthe meat, a variety of toppings including fresh vegetables, rice, and delicious sauces
5:30-7:30- BBQ, Ice Cream Social & Sing-A-Long- Rafters by the Lake
7:30-8:30- Bonfire on the Beach
10:00- Worship - Sunday morning worship will include a remembrance of those interred in the Ichthus at the Chapel in the Pines.
Afternoon of celebrating and remembering the lives of loved ones lost
Boating, Fishing, Hiking, Relaxing
Enjoy the day at Koinonia!!!
*Schedule of events could change