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Veterans Retreat scheduled for Oct. 18 at Freeman Ranch

Local veterans over the age of 18 and their guests are being invited to a Veterans Retreat Oct. 18 to 20 at the Freeman Ranch.

Sponsored by the Texas State University English Department, the retreat will include creating writing, journaling and songwriting as well as drum circle and mind/body/spirit workshops.

The ranch is on the Blanco River and veterans and guests will have full access to the water for swimming, fly fishing and hiking.

Participants will be able to stay with other guests in the group cabin or in the tent camp. There is no charge, but space is limited and those who attend must bring their own bedding an camping gear.

Meals will also be provided free of charge but participants are encouraged to bring snacks and extra drinks.

Workshop leaders are all active in veterans associations in Hays and Travis counties.

Deadline to register is Friday, Oct. 4. For more information or to register call Micah Wright at (210) 391-2827 or email Caitlin McCrory at

San Marcos Record

P.O. Box 1109
San Marcos, Tx 78666
Phone: 512-392-2458
Fax: 512-392-6483