Camp Gurmat 2017 (July 9 - 15, 2017)


PURPOSE

To learn the Teachings of our Gurus and Guru Granth Sahib. To create an atmosphere where one can learn and enjoy Meditation and then can continue at home. To learn Sikh History and Gurmat.


LOCATION

Lothrop E. Smith Environmental Education Center
5110 Meadowside Lane
Rockville, MD
20855


DIRECTIONS

From 495 take 270 North. Exit Shady Grove Road going east. Go about 3 miles, turn right at Mancaster Mill Road. Go another 3 miles and turn right on Meadowside Lane. The facility is on your right.


FURTHER INFORMATION

Please contact Hargurpreet Singh At 301-236-9312 or email to CampGurmat@gmail. com


ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE TIMES

The Camp will start on July 9, 2017. Please plan to arrive around 5:00 p.m. Dinner will be served – non-campers are requested to contribute $5.00 per person. The Camp will end on July 15, 2017. CAMPERS MUST CHECK OUT BY 10:00 a.m. from dorms. Parents are requested to attend the final program on July 15, 2017.


AGE LIMIT (AS OF JULY 31’ 2017)

Minimum 7 years
Maximum 17 years.



Thank You

GGSF Management





ITEMS REQUIRED

The following are minimum suggested items that campers must bring with them:

1. Clothes for a week
2. Sufficient undergarments
3. Long sleeve jacket/sweater
4. Insect repellent
5. Pagri/Patka or Chunni
6. Two bed sheets, a pillow and a blanket
7. Laundry bag
8. Flashlight
9. Kleenex
10. Soap, deodorant, toothpaste, comb, Shower cap (must) etc.
11. Towels – 2 at least
12.Harmonium and Tabla
13. Small Fan

Please mark all items for identification.
NO CHEWING GUM, CANDIES, RADIOS.


AIR TRAVEL

Any person coming/departing by air, the nearest airports are BWI International (preferred) and Dulles International.
Please reserve the plane tickets so the arrival is in the evening of 7-9-2017 whereas departure is after 6:00 p.m. on 7-15-17.


SPECIAL NOTE

- During all evening diwans, male campers are required to wear Kurta Pajama and Pagri.
- Female campers are required to wear salwar kameez and chunni.
- All campers are required to get ready before the diwan starts.