2023 Aloha, Hive, and Lanakila posters are available for purchase!  (Go to “Community” on the main menu.)

Lanakila Reunion

August 11-13, 2023

What an amazing weekend with all of you! Thank you for spending time with us, connecting with old friends, making new ones, and experiencing all the brilliance of Lanakila. From the incredible ceremony of Council Fire to the culminating gathering in the woods, it felt so wonderful to be back at camp with all of you. We look forward to seeing you in the near future and please keep in touch. Visit our gallery to see Reunion photos!

Questions? Email Reunion Coordinator Helen Doherty: hdoherty@alohafoundation.org.

Lanakila Reunion Commemorative Posters

Don McIntosh Golden Chevron

“Sing for Lanakila (100 Years)” Want to hear the song again or add your voice to our “group sing” recording? Click here to find directions.

Letter from Bryan Partridge

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Attendee List

Registration & Payment

How do I register?

Click on the “Enroll” button at the top of this page to log in or create an account. 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. Scroll through the list of camps and events and select the Lanakila Reunion to fill out the registration form. 

How and when do I pay?

Payment is expected at the time of registration. At the check-out page, select Full Amount to pay with your registration. You will need your bank’s routing number and your account number. If you are unable to pay via e-check, you can close your browser at the check-out page (your information has been saved!) and then email reunion@alohafoundation.org to tell us your payment plans. Checks may be mailed to the Aloha Foundation at 2968 Lake Morey Rd, Fairlee, VT 05045.

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).

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 of $300 and $250 per person. (Children’s rates are $250, with a sliding scale option including rates of $200 and $150.)

If you are choosing to find other accommodations, the “day registration” cost is $250, with sliding scale options including rates of $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.

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.


Accommodations & Meals

Where will guests sleep?

There are tents and cabins available and guests will be assigned to one or the other. Tents have 4 beds and cabins 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. Here are just a few of the local options:  

Lake Morey Resort (800) 423-1211

The Lyme Inn (603) 795-4824

Loch Lyme Lodge (603) 795-2141

Dowd’s Country Inn (603) 795-4712

The Norwich Inn (802) 649-1143

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

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.



What is the average temperature in mid-August in Fairlee?

Average temperature for August in Fairlee, VT: High 78°F Low 54°F.

What should I pack?

  • Clothing for each day
  • Warm layers for the mornings and evenings
  • Bathing suit
  • Raincoat
  • Sturdy sneakers for walking around campus
  • Shower shoes (flip flops, crocs)
  • Bedding: sleeping bag or twin sheets and blankets, pillow and pillowcase (option to select a bedding package with registration)
  • Towel and beach towel
  • Toiletries
  • Bug spray
  • Flashlight or headlamp
  • Water bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Hiking boots (optional)
  • Rainboots (optional)

What bedding should I bring?

We suggest a pillow and sleeping bag or set of twin sheets and blankets. The night/evening temperatures can be a bit cooler in mid-August (average low 54 F), we suggest having at least a couple of blankets.


Frequently Asked Questions

When will there be a schedule posted?

Here is s sample schedule. It is subject to change and is fairly reflective of what the weekend will look like.

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.)

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.

Are pets welcome at the Reunion?

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

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. 

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! 

Do you require COVID-19 vaccination or testing?

The Aloha Foundation recommends but does not require COVID-19 vaccination for Reunion attendees. We strongly encourage participants to test themselves for COVID-19 before attending the Reunion. Individuals displaying any symptoms of COVID-19 should not arrive at camp until they’ve received two negative rapid tests or a negative PCR test. Participants who test positive for COVID-19 prior to the reunion should follow the CDC’s guidance for isolation. Thank you in advance for helping to keep our community safe!

We’d love to extend our stay in Fairlee and experience MORE camp!

Are you interested in spending more time at camp around the Lanakila Reunion in August? We have two great opportunities to do so with your family!

Ohana Family Camp (Ohana campus on Lake Fairlee)

Saturday, August 12 – Thursday, August 17

Join us for Ohana’s new 9th Session of Family Camp! At Ohana, campers of all ages enjoy favorite camp activities such as archery, tennis, arts, wood shop, rocketry (yes, rocketry!), as well as swimming, canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, sailing, and so much more! Looking for something quieter? Read a book on the porch of the Main Lodge and take in the stunning view of the lake and Middlebrook Valley. Summer evenings bring campfires, music making, amateur talent shows, expert talks on cultural and natural history, and other community entertainment. Delicious meals are prepared for you three times a day by Ohana’s chef and talented kitchen crew, and served in the camp’s classic dining hall, so your focus can be on fun and family (not doing dishes)! Families stay in rustic cabins or tents. To learn more or register, visit https://alohafoundation.org/ohana-family-camp/!

Hulbert Family Camp (Aloha campus on Lake Morey)

Sunday, August 13 – Saturday, August 19

Hulbert’s August Family Camp is truly a summer camp experience for the whole family! Held on Aloha’s campus on Lake Morey, families stay in tents or cabins and enjoy family-style meals in Aloha’s dining room. Experience traditional summer camp elements such as a wide range of activities, local hikes, cookout dinner, evening programs and singing, and the chance to make lasting friendships. Our dynamic team of staff, drawn from our residential summer camp staff, bring variety, fun, and enthusiasm to our full days and nights of activities. Enjoy swimming, canoeing, paddleboarding, tennis, arts & crafts, campcraft, landsports, kids’ games, and more! Or simply relax on the porch and soak in the beauty of Vermont. Great food, great friends, and fun for all ages! Visit https://alohafoundation.org/hulbert-family-camp/ to learn more and register!