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To develop leadership
To train for useful citizenship
To encourage organized recreational activities
To develop moral and ethical standards
To promote the improvement of agriculture, industry and business
To promote the conservation of human and natural resources
To foster closer relationships between youth and adults
To broaden acquaintances and develop a cooperative spirit (by living and working together)
To promote better home and family life
To create interest in crafts
To provide experience in conducting meetings according to parliamentary procedure
To train for participation in local, state and national adult organizations
To develop patriotism
This mission statement, embodied in state law, has been the guiding principal for operating The Cedar Lakes Conference Center since it's inception in 1949.
Ripley Christmas Parade - The Cedar Lakes Staff were the Parade Marshall's!
The Cedar Lakes Winterfest Grand Illumination took place last night (December 2). As the Ripley High School band marched around the circle playing Christmas songs followed by our float from the Ripley Christmas parade the lights and light displays seemed to come on magically. Santa and Mrs. Claus made a special appearance during the evenings events and Holiday costumed volunteers from the Jackson County Health Department greeted attendees at the campus entry.
Saturday December 7 - The Winterfest Craft Show will be held in the Assembly Hall and Classroom Building from 9am-5pm. Refreshments will be available in the Classroon Building provided by the Cedar Lakes Dining Hall.
The following crafters will be setup-
Joanne Cole, Racine, OH - Breads, sun bonnets, aprons and throws.
Bobbie Longfellow Curry, Sandyville, WV – Hairbows
Rebekah Epling, Ripley, WV – Handmade herb spices and food mixes, bread and kitchen crafts
Debbie Estep, Liberty, WV - Christmas arrangements
Norma Ferrell, Spencer, WV - Handmade Christmas ornaments, stuffed toys, aprons, pot holders, rice bags, etc.
Connie Fisher NANA'S, Cottageville, WV - Pumpkin rolls, sour dough rolls, fudge, assorted flavors of Amish friendship breads
Designs by Ann Grimes, Lavalette, WV - Ornaments, alphabet elf blocks, felted acorns, miniature wool scrappy wreaths. Snowmen jars and wet felted flower brooches, and winter wool purses.
Sharon Francis, Sandyville, WV - Soy candles
Kelly Hill and Angela Howard, Ravenswood, WV - Slates, wooden fences and Christmas ornaments
Mitsy Hunter, Ripley, WV – Wreaths
Casey King, Ravenswood, WV – Homemade wooden Christmas Ornaments
Hilbert Krans, Annville, KY - Wood work
Kenda Lawrence, Pomeroy, OH – Loom woven rugs
Youlonda Longfellow, Sandyville, WV – Handmade Dream Catchers and Fine Jewelry
Robert McVay, Ripley, WV - Porch trees, baskets, cookies and pumpkin rolls
Manufactured Fear – Tyler County, WV – Paper mache snowmen and penguins. Plywood gingerbread people and houses. Styrofoam suckers on sticks.
Nancy Merical, Ripley, WV - Painted rocks, books and photos
Mahlon and Miriam Miller, LeRoy, WV - Baskets, candies and baked goods
Deanne L. Morgan, Washington, WV - Crochet towels, dish clothes, scrubbies and baby blankets
Eddie & Wanda Sergent, Ripley, WV - Candy, cookies, cakes, fabric, wood and bead items
Jean Smith, Millwood, WV - Children's softbooks, baby/youth quilts, miscellaneous gift items, aprons and pillows
Cindy Taylor - Handmade primitive decor
ColletteTurner, Ripley, WV - Hairbows and more
Joyce Waskey Slates, Ravenswood, WV - Handpainted slates and wood, and iron slate poles
Larry Weese, Ravenswood, WV - Woodturning
Also on Saturday December 7 - FREE Craft Classes will be held in the Vocational Building - 10am-3pm
Try your hand at making a felted ornament, stained glass ornament, woven ornament or a Christmas Box ornament. There is something for everyone!
FOR GPS COORDINATES:
Visitors have had varying levels of success getting to Cedar Lakes using various GPS devices. We have worked with Google to give you the most up to date driving directions to our conference center.
Free high speed wireless internet is now available throughout the camp. When checking in ask the front desk for the password.
Cedar Lakes became a non-smoking facility in 2009.
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