Amber Nicole Dilger Music Studio
Amber Nicole Dilger Music Studio
Studio Retreat for Core Students
August 7-8, 2021
Four Oaks, North Carolina
(approx. 1 hour from Raleigh/Cary)
Howell Woods: Directions

6601 Devils Racetrack Rd
Four Oaks, NC 27524
Day Camp: Saturday, August 7
Included in Core Student Tuition
In-Person deadline has passed

+Air-conditioned classroom has a large Smartboard with a wide-angle camera, so Zoom participants will feel like they're there

+Participate in interactive learning games, personal & studio goal setting, and instruction on how to get the most out of our Songflight Studio experience

Family Activities
+Come early and join us in a staff-led nature hike and picnic lunch. +While we're having our studio classroom fun, there are plenty of activities for parents or siblings, including: multiple hiking trails of various difficulty levels, kayak rentals on the lake, covered picnic tables, nature pond, and live rescued birds of prey and reptile exhibits.
Retreat Sign Up
Current Schedule/ Eastern Time
(subject to change)

10:30 Intro games- meet outside on the wooden stage

11:00-12:00 Staff-led hike/program

12:00-1:30 Bring your own Picnic Lunch/journaling break
(there is a refrigerator/microwave/kitchen for our use)

11:20 Mountain
12:20 Central

1:20 EST Online students check into Zoom

1:30- 2:00 Improv & getting to know you games w/online & in-person students

2:00-2:30 On-your-own time for completing projects

2:30-3:00 Interactive Workshop: How to use mirror neurons & noticing to learn more, faster

3:00-3:30 Interactive Workshop: Applying noticing to become a more genuine performer

3:30-4:00 Collaborative Planning: Studio and individual goals for the year

4:00 Goodbyes for those not staying overnight
• Picnic lunch/snacks (fridge/microwave available)
• Water bottle
• Sunscreen
• Insect Repellant
• Any medications you may require (self-administered)
Overnight Camp: August 7-8

~Registration for overnight is now closed~
Group air-conditioned cabins, movie night, dark night skies filled with stars, campfire songs, kayaking on the sand-bottom lake... there is lots more fun to be had by staying the night!

Group Bunk Cabins
+ADA compliant building

+Choose how long you'd like to stay on Sunday
+Join us for kayaking with a picnic lunch

Please note: JUNE 25 is the deadline for requests to join us overnight. After that date, we might not be able to accommodate additional overnight campers.
Please let me know if you're interested in participating with additional family members. Siblings may attend overnight only with a supervising parent. Separate family cabins may be availalbe for rental for a small additional fee.
Retreat Sign Up
Current Schedule/ Eastern Time
(subject to change)

Saturday 4:00 Pick your bunk!

5:30 Potluck Dinner
we have access to a full kitchen plus a propane grill

7:00 Campfire Songs or Pixar Movie
Depending on the weather

(the following weekend is the peak of the Persied meteor shower, so we might see "shooting stars!")

7:00 Breakfast

8:00 Clean up/pack up

9:00 Stay for kayaking on the lake, or check-out

Picnic Lunch at your leisure. Stay and enjoy more hiking for as long as you'd like.
Everything from Aug 7, plus...
• Food for potluck dinner on Saturday
• Picnic lunch/snacks for Sunday
• Bedding to use on cabin bunk beds
(Could be a sleeping bag or flat sheets. Beds are a mix of twin/double.)
• Towel/shower supplies
• Flashlight or headlamp
• Kayaking? The lake is not shaded, so a sun hat and protection are highly recommended.
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