Want to stay for the weekend? Call today and book your room, campsite or building! 845-557-8335
The perfect way to celebrate the beginning of summer! Enjoy nature, make new friends, introduce friends to Koinonia, and escape into the wilderness, all while helping this incredible place! Come for the day or stay for the weekend:
In addition to the race/brunch/bbq- you can register to stay all weekend! Call Koinonia to reserve your room, campsite or building. Saturday will include a Scandinavian Brunch, 5K, Celebratory BBQ , Campfire, S’Mores & Evensong. Sunday will be a special day to celebrate the life & legacy of John Asdal. All weekend, enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, relaxing and more!
Can’t make it? You can still WALK, RUN, STROLL, be a spectator or just Donate!
Organize your own local 5K for Koinonia using our program on
Active.com. Build your own team to bring to the 5K for Koinonia. You can support us from anywhere!
Celebrating 51 years, Koinonia is located in the Catskill Mountains of New York and situated on 1,200 acres of forest. We have numerous facilities that offer opportunities for our guests to be surrounded by God’s creation. Koinonia (Koin-ah-NEE-Yah) is the Greek word meaning community.
All are Welcome!!!
Grounded in our Christian beliefs and in honor to our mission we welcome all people from all faith backgrounds.
Benefits of Fundraising, Donating or being a Sponsor-
Koinonia relies heavily on its’ donors. Usage fees do not cover all costs related to daily operations. Gifts to Koinonia help to provide scholarships to all those in need of support for Retreats, Vacations and Summer Camp. Gifts also support all costs associated with running the ministry of Koinonia, launching a -Summer Camp 2015 pilot program, administrative costs, facilities, and programs.
How can I fundraise? Engage friends, family, colleagues, congregations and co-workers in helping us continue to grow. Contact Joanne Knudson- 845-557-8335 x306 if you need help promoting yourself or your team. Share your Active.com link to Facebook and on other Social Media outlets. Share our event and website on your facebook page and website.
Ask your company/congregation if they will participate in matching your gift
Raise & Receive-
$100- BPA Free Koinonia Cup
$250- Koinonia Coffee Mug
$500- Koinonia Sweat Shirt
$1000- All of the Above
Event details and schedule
Stay tuned for events details and what to bring/wear! Call 845-557-8335 x306 to reserve your room for the weekend!
ALL Participants MUST sign a waiver in order to participate!
5K Weekend Schedule
6pm – Arrival & Settle In
8pm- Local Tap & Table- Bring your favorite local cheese, wine, dessert, beer and other goodies to share
7:30- 8:30- Continental Breakfast
8:00-9:30 - 5K Registration
10:00- Warm- Up
10:30- Race Time
12:00-1:00- Scandinavian Style Brunch
4:00-5:00- Happy Hour - Rafters by the Lake
5:00- The Pig Reveal- Rafters by the Lake
5:30-7:30- BBQ, Ice Cream Social & Sing-A-Long- Rafters by the Lake
7:30-8:30- Bonfire on the Beach
Afternoon of celebrating the Life & Legacy of John Asdal (details coming soon)