Reclaiming Your Teenage Fire - Registration


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THANK YOU - For daring to reclaim your Teenage Fire!

Your personal commitment to the growth of healthy young men is a tradition that our civilization still depends upon, now more than ever! This training explores and re-frames your own teenage experience. Whether it was terrific or a terror, letís bring back the fire! If you are to guide and champion teenage boys, then you must know both your teenage gold and shadow.

Friday-Sunday, May 2-4, 2014 | Camp Mattatuck - Plymouth, CT

Registrar

Holly Beyar
registrar@btmne.net | (845) 489-2432

Registration

  
Participant:   $195 New Mentor
  Staff:   $60 Adult |  $0 Journeymen (under 18)

Forms

Download, complete, and mail to Registrar the Registration Kit.
Do not mail forms after Fri April 13th; contact Registrar instead.

IIncludes all meals & Friday and Saturday night housing. Make checks payable to BoysToMen New England or pay online now.

Schedule

  • Friday, May 2 - Staff to arrive by 6:00pm
  • Friday, May 2 - Participants should arrive between 6:00pm – 7:30pm.
  • Friday, May 2 - 8:00 PM RTF begins
  • Saturday, May 3 -10:00 PM RTF concludes (approximate)
  • Sunday, May 4 - 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM Introductory mentor skills training (optional)
  • Sunday, May 4 - 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM "All-hands" ROPA planning session (optional)

Meals Provided: Saturday breakfast, lunch, dinner; Sunday breakfast and bag lunch to go

Phone

You can call the site, and others can reach you during the weekend, by calling (860) 283-9577

Housing

Sleeping will be in cabins on site; JMen may stay in tents.

Facility

Camp Mattatuck
221 Mount Tobe Road, Plymouth, CT 06786

Directions

  • Camp Mattatuck is on Route 262 / 221 Mt. Tobe Road in Plymouth CT, 06786.

    • From I-84 East or West: Take Exit 20 (Route 8 North). Take Exit 39 off Route 8 (Route 6 East). At the bottom of the ramp, turn right. Follow till the 1st traffic light/top of the hill, turn right on Route 262, Camp Mattatuck is 3 miles on the left past the Waterbury Airport and just before Gentile's Campsites.
    • From Route 8 South: Take Exit 39 off Route 8 (Route 6 East). At the bottom of the ramp, turn left. Follow directions above to Camp Mattatuck.
    • From Route 8 North: Follow directions above off of I-84.
    • From Route 6 East or West: Follow Route 6 to the center of Plymouth. Turn onto Route 262. Follow directions above to Camp Mattatuck.
Google Maps - Camp Mattatuck

Pack

  • Mentors: It is absolutely necessary to bring a photograph of yourself as a teen. If you have none, bring a surrogate that can embody the teen you, even if from a magazine.
  • Completed forms — Confidential Medical Record & Liability Release — if not sent in advance.
  • Unpaid registration/staff fees
  • Sleeping bag and pillow
  • Camp gear: insect repellant, sun screen, flashlight, Ö
  • Toiletries; toothpaste, toothbrush, Ö

Agreements

  • Recreational drugs and weapons are prohibited.
  • Speak in a manner that models respect, honesty and integrity. Avoid obscenities.

Next?

This training is the first step towards fuller participation in one or both of the upcoming Boys To Men weekends and year round programs;
  • Rite of Passage Adventure Weekend, Dummerston,VT, boys age 12 to 17, Contact Jeremy Richman for more info: 781-789-9227 or director@btmne.net
  • Serve as an adult mentor and attend a once or twice monthly JourneyMan circle (aka JGroup).

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