Northwest NEWS

May 1, 2000

Home & Garden

Family camp planned for Mother's Day weekend

   Families of all ages and sizes can enjoy a weekend at YMCA Camp Orkila on Orcas Island from Friday, May 12, to Sunday, May 14.

   Celebrate Mother's Day as a family with a relaxing weekend with walks on the beach, evening campfires, archery, arts and crafts, a climbing wall, boating, massages, and more in the San Juan Islands.

   Mom won't need to worry about cooking--meals are served family-style in the Norman Lodge. Housing options range from open-air cabins (with bathrooms a short walk away) to the Dederer Family Center cabins, complete with sitting room, kitchenettes, and full bathroom facilities.)

   Cost for the weekend is adults, $75; children aged 4-12, $61; children three and under are free. The fee includes all meals and most activities. Financial assistance and payment plans are offered based on need and availability.

   For more information or to register, call 206-382-5009.