Last week a joint 4-day, 3-night retreat brought together the sixth graders of
The Great Basin counselors engaged the children with bird watching, a nature hike around
When asked before leaving to name her favorite activity, sixth grader Olivia Huerta of Holy Trinity said "I really liked learning about nocturnal animals on our night hike, but my favorite part was making new friends with the kids from St. Josephs." One of Olivia's classmates Mark Gebhardt added that he enjoyed "the way we were allowed to come up with our own ideas for a skit and games that taught us about nature."
This is the fourth year that the two schools have held a joint nature retreat at