Currently the ministry, with the help of the transition battalion chaplain, organizes and hosts five types of outings-R&R weekends, Retreats, Day Events and Couples in Crisis. These events are held from September through May. Learn more about the Types of Events.
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Family Christmas R&R
December 2 @ 3:00 pm - December 4 @ 12:00 pmFree
This is a family (whether your family is you or you and your spouse or includes children) weekend in Fredericksburg, TX . The event is open to active duty wounded, injured and ill warriors in treatment and/or transition of all military branches. Attendance is limited to 15 families. Food will be provided by Wounded Warriors at Nebo, Zion Lutheran Church, and the Catholic Daughters. Lodging provided by Wounded Warriors at Nebo who will have reservations in participants name waiting for their arrival.
Couples will arrive in Fredericksburg on Friday afternoon, check into the Inn on Baron’s Creek after 3pm and later meet for dinner provided by Zion Lutheran Church. A lighted Christmas Parade will immediately follow dinner. Saturday there are no planned activities except for dinner at St. Joseph’s Hall which will be hosted by the Catholic Daughters. Guests are free to explore Fredericksburg or just hang out until dinner time.
This is a fun family weekend where guests can enjoy the Christmas activities in Fredericksburg. They will receive free access to many of the activities such as ice skating, Pioneer Museum, National Museum of the Pacific and more. Guests are invited to attend a local church of their choice (church worship times and location will be provided).
This is a time to relax and spend quality time with your family.
Detailed information will be provided when they check into the hotel.
To sign up contact your Unit Leadership or SRU Chaplain Alexander (503) 261-3757.