Information and Reminders


Shannondale is 24 miles south of Salem on Highway 19. Timber Lodge is 2 miles south of the Shannondale Community Center Church. Check-in time for students is after 3:00 p.m. Please come to Timber Lodge to check in and get settled into your lodging. Most classes are located on the Timber Lodge grounds, although some will be held in the church basement. If you are a part-time student, please arrive 30 minutes before your first class and check in with Becky.

The dinner bell rings at 5:30 p.m. Announcements will be posted in the dining room. Information regarding meals and activities will be posted also.

We will be having a silent auction of wonderful, handcrafted donations. Please feel free to bring an item or two to donate! Also, we gratefully accept donations for smaller items to give as door prizes.

Please remember that you’ll need to pay teachers directly for their classes.
You can review the class costs online.

If you have any questions please call, write, or email us. After start of camp, call Timber Lodge at 573-858-3216. You may also call the Shannondale Community Center Church Office at 573-858-3284 and leave a message. These are also your emergency contact numbers for those at home.

We are looking forward to seeing you and spending a creative extended weekend together!

Supply List

The following list contains items you will need to bring to the Camp. Label items that may be confused with others.

  • Bedding (pillows, sheets, blankets and/or sleeping bag)
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Flashlight & batteries
  • Tools or materials needed for classes (check brochure descriptions)
  • Drinking cup or mug (to save on paper products)
  • Money to pay class fees, craft items.
  • Jacket
  • Long pants
  • Calling card for long distance calls – cell phones often don’t have service!


The following are items you may also wish to bring.

  • Rain gear
  • Straw hat
  • Walking shoes
  • Ear plugs for dorm residents
  • Handcrafted items to show or sell
  • Folding chair
  • Musical instruments
  • Auction &/or door prize donations
  • No alcoholic beverages
  • No Pets please!