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Getting to Know Caleb Nolt

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Caleb started at Refreshing Mountain last November after applying to the activities department. He had been looking for a job for a while without success until his aunt suggested he apply at Refreshing Mountain. Her first question was “are you afraid of heights?” When he said no, she handed him an application. A few days…

Blog Contest Entry

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Chrissy Brodish submitted an entry for our Blog Contest.   If you want to  enter our largest prize contest ever, go to Summer Blog Contest. Below is his blog which can also be found at Brodish Blog. “Be Still” “Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10. God has been using this verse a…

Getting to Know Don Bomberger

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Don Bomberger has become an iconic figure at Refreshing Mountain with his familiar hat firmly positioned on his head and his amiable joking.  Make sure you notice if he’s wearing a hat or not–occasionally it gets a mind of its own and wanders off, not to be found for days. Don is most often referred…

Getting to Know David Wenger

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David Wenger began working at Refreshing Mountain in the Spring of his sophomore year of high school, April 2011.   At first he only came to the pool, but after awhile he got a job working for activities. Now that he’s worked here a few years, his favorite part of the job is being outdoors…

The Benefits of a Corporate Teambuilding Event

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Every employer knows the importance of having a team that is innovative, creative, and united in their goals. To achieve the ambitions and dreams of the company, everyone in the business must have a clear understanding of the company’s vision, as well as the values that the company is built upon. It is necessary from…

Your Next Family Day Event will be at Refreshing Mountain!

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At least we hope that’s what you’ll say after you learn about our new day event packages at Refreshing Mountain.  We started Refreshing Mountain over 30 years ago as a place where families could come away from the busyness of life and be refreshed.  Families have been coming here for overnight retreats for over 30…

How to Deflate Your Team’s Morale with a Bad Team Building Activity

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Is your team working together just a little too well lately?  Looking for a way to take things down a notch? Consider these horror stories of office team building activities gone wrong: A slam book for grown-ups: “During a previous job, I worked in a team that was having trouble getting along, so they brought in…

Build Your Team, Build Your Business

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The team at Bolt Insurance put together this great infographic on the importance of building your team as a strategy for building your business.  Interested in kick-starting your own team building efforts? Check out the Refreshing Mountain website for our team building event options.  We work with you to create an event that is fun and engaging and can…

Do Corporate Team Building Events Work?

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What is a Team Building Event? According to Wikipedia (the ultimate source of information about anything these days) “Team building refers to a wide range of activities, presented to businesses, schools, sports teams, religious or nonprofit organizations designed for improving team performance. Team building is pursued via a variety of practices, and can range from…