Registration is open for Aloha, Hive, Lanakila, Ohana, and Horizons 2023!

Lanakila Reunion

August 11-13, 2023

Join us to celebrate Lanakila’s 100th anniversary on the shores of Lake Morey! Let’s gather to reconnect – and laugh, sing, canoe, swim, sleep in tents, tell stories, stargaze, hike, make s’mores, reminisce, and make new memories together!

Registration is open and we encourage you to register early, as space is limited to 400 guests (adults and children). 

Questions? Read our Frequently Asked Questions below or email Reunion Coordinator Helen Doherty: hdoherty@alohafoundation.org.

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Registration & Schedule

When will registration for the Lanakila Reunion open and how do I register?

Online registration will open on January 30, 2023 and you will be able to access it via a link on this page.

How do I register?

Click on the “Enroll” button at the top of this page. You may have an account in our new registration system already. You will be asked to enter your email address to get started. Then, the system will either prompt you to create an account or ask you to enter your password. Click on “forgot password” if you don’t know your password.

You will be asked to pay in full via e-check with your online registration. To pay with an e-check, you will need your bank’s routing number and your account number. If you are unable to pay via e-check, you can complete the online registration without payment and then email reunion@alohafoundation.org to tell us your payment plans.

How much is Reunion registration?

If you are choosing to stay on campus for the weekend, the “standard adult registration” cost for the reunion is $350, with a sliding scale option including rates at $300 and $250 per person. (Children’s rates are $250, with a sliding scale option including rates at $200 and $150.)

If you are choosing to find other accommodations, the “day registration” cost is $250, with sliding scale options including rates at $200 and $150. The “day registration” allows you to participate on any or all days of your choosing. Children’s rates are $150, with a sliding scale option of $100.)

What is included in the registration fee?

The “standard registration” includes accommodations for Friday and Saturday night, meals (Friday dinner, Saturday breakfast, lunch, refreshments, dinner, Sunday breakfast and lunch), activities and events, reunion polo or t-shirt (please choose your shirt size when you register), and a special gift. 

The “day registration” includes meals (Friday dinner, Saturday breakfast, lunch, refreshments, dinner, Sunday breakfast and lunch), activities and events, reunion polo or t-shirt (please choose your shirt size when you register), and a special gift.

What is the cancellation policy?

Except in the event of a medically documented illness, you are responsible for the full fee if withdrawal is made within 30 days of the start of the program.

When will there be a schedule posted?

There is a sample schedule posted on the reunion page here. This schedule is subject to change, and is fairly reflective of what the weekend will look like.

Is bedding included in the cost of registration?

Bedding is not included in the general registration fee, but can be added on the registration page for $15. We encourage those who are able to bring their own bedding to please do so as we have a limited number of bedding packages. The bedding package includes a pillow and pillowcase, set of twin sheets, 2 wool blankets, and 2 towels. 

Will there be vegetarian, gluten free, or dairy free options during the weekend?

Yes, please be sure to list your dietary restrictions when registering for the event or email our Reunion Coordinator Helen Doherty at reunion@alohafoundation.org so that we have an accurate count for our kitchens.

Will there be camp merchandise available to purchase during the weekend?

Yes! There will be Lanakila merchandise as well as commemorative 100th reunion items. We will also have a website link set up for these items so they can be purchased pre or post event as well.

Can I bring a musical instrument?

If you would like to bring a musical instrument, you are more than welcome to! We will be hosting Lanakila Entertains Itself on the Saturday evening of the reunion and we love to see musical acts.

Will the reunion be wheelchair accessible?

The Lanakila main house and Barn are both wheelchair accessible. There will be assistance provided for events not held in those spaces (Council fire, waterfront, etc.)

Guests

Can I bring my whole family?

You are welcome to bring your family. Please keep in mind space is limited to 400 guests which includes adults and children (over 4).

Guest List

Will I be able to see who else is attending the Reunion?

Yes! When registering, guests will be able to choose to have their names included on the attendee list on this page. We’ll update it several times a month. If you don’t see your friend’s name, reach out to them to make sure they’ve registered! 

Pets

Are pets welcome at the Reunion?

Pets are not allowed at the Reunion unless they are a designated service animal.

Covid-19 Policy

What is your Covid-19 policy?

The Aloha Foundation requires all reunion participants, staff, and volunteers to be up-to-date on COVID-19 vaccination (primary series and boosters, as recommended by the CDC). You will be asked to upload your COVID vaccine card to your account after registration. Religious or philosophical exemptions are not accepted. Medical exemptions are only granted for conditions established by the CDC or the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and only when a Medical Exemption Form has been submitted and approved.  

 

Accommodations

Where will guests sleep?

There are tents and shacks available and guests will be assigned to one or the other. Tents have 4 beds and shacks have 5-6. If you have a preference, please email our Reunion Coordinator Helen Doherty at reunion@alohafoundation.org.

What are the bathroom facilities like?

All of our bathrooms have sinks, cubbies for toiletries, toilet stalls, and 3-4 shower stalls. They will be allgender restrooms for the weekend.

I’d prefer not to stay on campus. What are some nearby lodging options?

As the summer is a popular time to be in the Upper Valley, we recommend booking your accommodations as soon as possible if you choose not to stay on the Lanakila campus.  

Lake Morey Resort (800) 423-1211

The Lyme Inn (603) 795-4824

There are several AirBnB options in the Fairlee and West Fairlee area.

The Norwich Inn (802) 649-1143

Loch Lyme Lodge (603) 795-2141

Dowd’s Country Inn (603) 795-4712

Reunion Staff

May I work at the Reunion instead of attending as a guest?

Most Reunion staff are hired from the summer’s current counselor group. If you would like to find out if there are openings for additional staff, please email reunion@alohafoundation.org and we will get right back to you.