Things to Bring

Things to Bring…

Here is a list of items that you may want to consider bringing with you, as you pack to attend a Brush Creek Reunion (family camp) experience.  Not everyone needs everything listed, but these are suggestions have been contributed by long-time reunion attendees, and consider them for YOUR needs:

  • Twin-size sheets & blankets, or sleeping bag (unless you have your own cabin with a different sized bed)
  • Pillow
  • Toiletries (soap, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothbrush & paste, etc.)
  • Towel
  • Robe & Sandals/Flip-flops for to/from the rest room
  • Flashlight & extra batteries
  • Rain Poncho and/or umbrella
  • Sunscreen and/or burn gel
  • Bug repellent
  • Night Light (optional)
  • Extension cord (if needed)
  • Rope for clothes line & swim suit/towel drying
  • A fan or some kind of air movement device if you are not in an air-conditioned room
  • Alarm clock
  • Personal prescriptions or “over the counter” medications for 7 days
  • Small light for use in evening to study by
  • Scriptures, Bible Dictionary or other reference materials
  • Plastic bucket/tote to carry shower supplies to the showers
  • Camera
  • Paper & pen for notes
  • Cash/checks for generous offerings, canteen and bookstore purchases (small bills for canteen please)
  • Personal journal
  • a good book (to read before bed)
  • music for the room
  • a few toys for the kids
  • Hair dryer, curling iron
  • Lawn chair
  • Tissues
  • Fishing gear
  • Lysol
  • Swim suit (and floaties for kids)
  • Laptop PC (wireless internet IS available at various locations around camp for a fee)
  • Personal First-aid kit
  • Needle & thread
  • Safety pins
  • Laundry soap (shared washer/dryer is available)
  • Bags for dirty clothes & trash
  • Clothes hangers
  • Cool, comfortable clothing for 7 days (no neck-ties for men!)
  • Pajamas
  • Healthy snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Contact Lens, case, solution
  • Spare eye-glasses
  • Paper towels
  • Fly Swatter
  • Cell Phone & charger (don’t expect much of a cell signal with most providers!)
  • Kleenex
  • Birthday candles
  • Emergency Weather Radio
  • Permission Slips for kids (if you’re not their parent)
  • Insurance Card for you, and all in your party
  • Poison Ivy treatment, for the rare case the kids find some (“Ivy Dry” suggested)

If you have other suggestions to include, drop a note to our webmaster: bradbryant70@gmail.com