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Calling all Appy Alumni!
Campers, counselors, kitchen and maintenance staff! Nurses, office aides, crafts lodge mice! We are hosting yet another fabulous reunion and hope you can come!


June 28th and 29th
Lake Moomaw, Cole’s Point Shelter #2 at Gathright Dam in Covington , Virginia

Although we will not be able to sleep at Camp, we will be able to spend some planned, organized time there. We will carpool from Cole’s Point down to Camp to reduce the number of vehicles that drive onto the property.

Adults $35
Children 12 and older $15
Children under 12 – no charge

Directions to Lake Moomaw:
Exit 16A from I-64 to US220 North for 5.6 miles. Left on Route 687 for 3.2 miles. Left on SR 641/666 North for 4.2 miles. At the 3-way intersection, follow signs to Cole’s Point. You will drive over Gathright Dam. Go uphill and it is the first shelter on the left. If you follow signs for Cole’s Point you will make it there. The number for the Forest Service is 540-962-2214 in case you get lost.

The closest airport is Roanoke Regional Airport and train station is Clifton Forge.

We encourage carpooling! If you are interested in traveling with another camper from your area, please email We will also be organizing carpooling from the Cole’s Point down to Camp to reduce the number of vehicles that drive onto the property.

Campsites are available at the Morris Hill Campground. Email Angie at if you are interested in camping so that she can determine if we should reserve a group site ($35 per site) or individual sites ($10 per site).

For those who want a bed and AC, hotels and B&Bs are available in Covington or Bath County.

For those arriving Friday night:
A group of former campers are unofficially meeting at Cucci’s Pizzeria on Rt. 220.

Order your 2008 reunion t-shirts NOW!
This year's t-shirts will only be available online and will NOT be available at the reunion. Profits help send-a-girl-to-camp and also go toward the administration of our website, so get yours now!!
Email Rebecca at with questions.

Are you planning to attend?
In order to plan more effectively, we’d like to know if you will be able to attend! If you WILL be able to attend, please email Beth at

What to bring:
Reusable water bottle
Folding chair
Tennis shoes
1 pair long pants and something warm for campfire
Special memory to share at campfire
Special poetry books, photos, scrapbooks
Bug repellant
Citronella torches or tiki candles if you have them
Two pairs white shorts (just kidding)

Event Summary:
(Detailed Agenda will be provided at Check-in)

Friday, June 27th, 7pm
Informally, a group will meet at Cucci’s Pizzeria if you would like to join others for dinner! It is located at 562 East Madison Avenue. The number is 540-962-3964.

Saturday June 28th
10am – Check-in and welcome
11am – Catch up with old friends, look at scrapbooks and photo albums
12pm – Lunch (provided)
1:00pm - Camp tour (waiver must be signed by all at check-in)
2:00pm - Hatfield/McCoy meet
3:30pm – Free swim, water break
4:30 – 5:00pm: Memorial at Cairn/Young children’s activity and refreshments
6:00pm – Dinner (provided)
7:00pm - songs/story telling
8:00pm - campfire

Sunday June 29th:
9am – Breakfast (provided)
10am - Reunion pictures
11am - Closing activities
12pm – Aloha

Reunion committees:
Reunion chair: Kate Nuckols Chenault
Finances: Angie Anderson Stroop
Food: Kara Pokras Thomas & Izzy Nagel
Communication: Beth Nuckols Witter (Email Beth with address changes)



Any questions? E-mail Lauren at