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LAKE JUNALUSKA, NORTH CAROLINA

Scottish and Appalachian Christmas Customs and Christmas Movies

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Program #20308RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Dec 1 — Dec 6, 2013

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Type: Conference Center

Description: First floor decorated for Christmas with cider served in pm in lobby.

Contact info:
55 Lambuth Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x290
web: www.intentionalgrowthcenter.org

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and ironing board; hair dryer upon request

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby has coffee 24 hours/day; fitness center nearby with a fee; Internet access available

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930 for rates
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability. Meals available.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, December 01 - Registration and Orientation
Afternoon: Registration and presentation of "History Of Lake Junaluska"

Dinner: Buffet dinner served in dining room

Evening: Orientation and Reception. The Hospitality Room is open throughout the week with snacks, puzzles, games and fellowship.

Lodging: The Lambuth Inn

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: First floor decorated for Christmas with cider served in pm in lobby.

Contact info:
55 Lambuth Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x290
web: www.intentionalgrowthcenter.org

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and ironing board; hair dryer upon request

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby has coffee 24 hours/day; fitness center nearby with a fee; Internet access available

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930 for rates
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability. Meals available.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, December 02 - Three courses and a film. Enjoy the historic hot...
Three courses and a film. Enjoy the historic hotel decorated lavishly for the season!

Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in Hotel dining room

Morning: Two courses -- Settlers of the British Isles; overview of Celts and festivals: Samhuinn. Appalachian Christmas with Lee Knight - History of Christmas customs - digging into the Appalachian culture. Begin making a wreath using Kudzu.

Lunch: Buffet lunch in Hotel dining room

Afternoon: One course offering -- Christmas Movies with Ben Pickard. A bit of free time after the class and before dinner to relax or enjoy the surrounding campus.

Dinner: Buffet dinner in hotel dining room

Evening: Enjoy a Christmas film that will be discussed in class the following day.

Lodging: The Lambuth Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: First floor decorated for Christmas with cider served in pm in lobby.

Contact info:
55 Lambuth Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x290
web: www.intentionalgrowthcenter.org

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and ironing board; hair dryer upon request

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby has coffee 24 hours/day; fitness center nearby with a fee; Internet access available

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930 for rates
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability. Meals available.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, December 03 - Three courses and a field trip to hear a 50 rank ...
Three courses and a field trip to hear a 50 rank pipe organ at a local church.

Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in hotel dining room

Morning: Two course offerings: Christmas traditions from ancient times to medieval and post-Reformation. Appalachian Christmas

Lunch: Buffet lunch in hotel dining room

Afternoon: One course: Christmas Movies. A little free time before dinner to relax or stroll around the Lake.

Dinner: Dinner served buffet style in the hotel dining room.

Evening: Local Entertainment

Lodging: The Lambuth Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: First floor decorated for Christmas with cider served in pm in lobby.

Contact info:
55 Lambuth Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x290
web: www.intentionalgrowthcenter.org

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and ironing board; hair dryer upon request

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby has coffee 24 hours/day; fitness center nearby with a fee; Internet access available

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930 for rates
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability. Meals available.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, December 04 - Three courses, a free afternoon to enjoy the surr...
Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in hotel dining room

Morning: Two course offerings - Christmas traditions from early 1900's to present day. Appalachian Christmas.

Lunch: Buffet lunch in hotel dining room

Afternoon: Free time to spend on your own enjoying the area.

Dinner: Buffet dinner in hotel dining room.

Evening: Course on Christmas Movies.

Lodging: The Lambuth Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: First floor decorated for Christmas with cider served in pm in lobby.

Contact info:
55 Lambuth Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x290
web: www.intentionalgrowthcenter.org

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and ironing board; hair dryer upon request

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby has coffee 24 hours/day; fitness center nearby with a fee; Internet access available

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930 for rates
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability. Meals available.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, December 05 - Three courses and evening entertainment.
Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in hotel dining room

Morning: Two courses - Scottish Christmas Tea and Appalachian Christmas.

Lunch: Lunch in the hotel dining room, served buffet style.

Afternoon: One course on Christmas Movies.

Dinner: Buffet dinner in hotel dining room.

Evening: Enjoy an evening of local entertainment.

Lodging: The Lambuth Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, December 06 - Two morning courses, a brief wrap-up session befo...
Two morning courses, a brief wrap-up session before lunch. The program concludes with the lunch meal.

Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in hotel dining room

Morning: Two courses: Hogmanay and Appalachian Christmas delights. A brief wrap-up session.

Lunch: Buffet lunch in hotel dining room

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Free Time Opportunities


Lake Junaluska, NC
General OverviewOn the grounds: Golf (adjacent to Lake Junaluska); Tennis, Shuffleboard, walk around the lake (featuring the Rose Walk, Foot Bridge, Asbury Trail); ); Corneille Bryan Native Garden; The United Methodist Heritage Center; Junaluska Bookstore and Gift Shop; World Methodist Museum; Suzanna Wesley Gardens. Nearby places of interest: Downtown Waynesville with many unique shops; Asheville; Biltmore Estate in Asheville; Blue Ridge Parkway; Cherokee Indian Reservation; Dillsboro, Maggie Valley, Smoky Mountain National Park.

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
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