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Bevan and Chris Liverman hosted the Dallas, TX Falling Creek Camp Movies and Reunion tonight (Wed, Nov.9) at their lovely home. Their sons, Jake and Miller Rhine, who will be returning to FCC this summer, joined with several veteran campers to help Yates explain to the many boys who have not been why they enjoy their camp experiences.

There was a great mix of returning campers and boys who came to learn more about FCC.  Additionally, Ryan Tinch and Tom Madine, who were FCC campers years ago, brought their sons tonight.  Emily Craft Broad, in the center of the back row, was a counselor in the late 80's with Marisa, Yates, and Goody.  She and Rick Broad met at camp and remained on staff through the mid 90's.  Their three sons are veteran campers and HUCK Expedition paddlers. John White, left, is returning to Father/Son weekend with his son John.There was a great mix of returning campers and boys who came to learn more about FCC. Additionally, Ryan Tinch and Tom Madine, who were FCC campers years ago, brought their sons tonight. Emily Craft Broad, in the center of the back row, was a counselor in the late 80's with Marisa, Yates, and Goody. She and Rick Broad met at camp and remained on staff through the mid 90's. Their three sons are veteran campers and HUCK Expedition paddlers. John White, left, is returning to Father/Son weekend with his son John.
Everyone enjoyed the chicken tenders, fruit, tasty sandwiches, and treats Bevan and Chris offered.Everyone enjoyed the chicken tenders, fruit, tasty sandwiches, and treats Bevan and Chris offered.
The boys really enjoy that Cheerwine.....The boys really enjoy that Cheerwine....."Born in the south and raised in a glass"
Brian Minnehan, and his son Patrick, have been coming to Father/Son Weekend for about 5 summers now.  Patrick's younger brother Davis was thrilled to join them this past year. Brian Minnehan, and his son Patrick, have been coming to Father/Son Weekend for about 5 summers now. Patrick's younger brother Davis was thrilled to join them this past year.
The boys and parents enjoy the updated Falling Creek Camp movieThe boys and parents enjoy the updated Falling Creek Camp movie
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Election Night in The Live Music Capital Of The World

Yates traveled west from Houston to Austin, TX where Amy and Michael Deane hosted the Falling Creek Camp Movies at their beautiful home. Their sons, Harry and Holland, who will be returning to FCC this summer, were excellent hosts tonight helping him several times. Check out more photos on the Falling Creek Camp Facebook page

There was a large group of young boys who came tonight to learn more about Falling Creek Camp.There was a large group of young boys who came tonight to learn more about Falling Creek Camp.
Hats off to Amy for her creative arrangement and tasty 'smores on a stick that everyone loved.Hats off to Amy for her creative arrangement and tasty 'smores on a stick that everyone loved.
The boys discussed the Falling Creek CODE and how the values it details are a strong base to the camp community at Falling Creek.  Yates shared a CODE poster and then one of the boys excitedly drew a raffle ticket that allowed him to take the poster home with him.The boys discussed the Falling Creek CODE and how the values it details are a strong base to the camp community at Falling Creek. Yates shared a CODE poster and then one of the boys excitedly drew a raffle ticket that allowed him to take the poster home with him.
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H-Town Is Huge!

Yates was thrilled to see so many families in Houston, TX tonight at Winifred and Carleton Riser’s lovely home. In fact, with the always crazy schedules that all these families carry, Yates connected with about 8 boys an hour earlier than he did with the larger group at the regular time.

Pre-game warm-ups out in the front yard.Pre-game warm-ups out in the front yard.
Yes!!! Cheerwine was certainly a hit, just like at the cookout on the Ball Field at at camp.  Thanks Winifred and Carleton.Yes!!! Cheerwine was certainly a hit, just like at the cookout on the Ball Field at at camp. Thanks Winifred and Carleton.
Most all of the boys at the earlier gathering had a big soccer game. It was very nice of them all to get together and introduce Falling Creek to two of their friends who had that game as well.Most all of the boys at the earlier gathering had a big soccer game. It was very nice of them all to get together and introduce Falling Creek to two of their friends who had that game as well.
The Riser Family has this home made FCC CODE poster on their fridge displayed prominently in the kitchen.  It looks great!The Riser Family has this home made FCC CODE poster on their fridge displayed prominently in the kitchen. It looks great!
Wow!  Check out this Falling Creek Logo cookie cake.  It tasted as good as it looks.Wow! Check out this Falling Creek Logo cookie cake. It tasted as good as it looks.
The updated camp movie has everyone's attention.The updated camp movie has everyone's attention.
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City Beautiful

Yates traveled down south to Coral Gables, FL this evening to reconnect with Falling Creek Campers at Allison and Bill Holly’s beautiful home. It was a great opportunity to tell those boys who came to learn more about camp why they enjoy their Falling Creek experience.

There was a great group of campers and boys who came tonight.  Fathers who were FCC campers years ago and those who attended Father/Son Weekend jumped into the photo as well.There was a great group of campers and boys who came tonight. Fathers who were FCC campers years ago and those who attended Father/Son Weekend jumped into the photo as well.
The three Holly boys will all return to Falling Creek this summer.The three Holly boys will all return to Falling Creek this summer.
Disc golf was definately a big hit this past summer at camp. Many of  the boys have the desire to play.  In fact, the boys played Disc golf was definately a big hit this past summer at camp. Many of the boys have the desire to play. In fact, the boys played "HORSE" with the discs.
Enjoying some pizza and conversation.Enjoying some pizza and conversation.
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Greenville, SC Hosts Falling Creek

Yates traveled down the mountain to Ashley and Jim Gettys’ beautiful home where they hosted the Falling Creek Camp Movies and Reunion tonight.

What a great group tonight of returning campers and boys who came to learn more about Falling Creek.  Staff, alumni, and dads who have attended FCC's Father/Son Weekend joined us in a group photo.What a great group tonight of returning campers and boys who came to learn more about Falling Creek. Staff, alumni, and dads who have attended FCC's Father/Son Weekend joined us in a group photo.
The three Gettys boys have enjoyed being Falling Creek Campers for years and they were wonderful hosts with their camp buddies and the boys who were learning about FCC for the first time tonight.The three Gettys boys have enjoyed being Falling Creek Campers for years and they were wonderful hosts with their camp buddies and the boys who were learning about FCC for the first time tonight.
Wow!....yes there was actually Cheerwine served with that delicious pizza.Wow!....yes there was actually Cheerwine served with that delicious pizza.
Yates was thrilled that Corey Hopkins and Andrew Smith came to the big event tonight.  Corey, a native of Greenville, was on staff from 2008-2010, and works for Confluence Outdoors, a kayak and canoe manufacturer.  Andrew is from south Georgia, but now works as a nurse practitioner in Greenville.  Andrew has been on staff at FCC since 2009, most recently serving as a leader/instructor on the HUCK Expeditions and also on the medical team at times. Thanks guys for taking time out of your busy schedule to come.Yates was thrilled that Corey Hopkins and Andrew Smith came to the big event tonight. Corey, a native of Greenville, was on staff from 2008-2010, and works for Confluence Outdoors, a kayak and canoe manufacturer. Andrew is from south Georgia, but now works as a nurse practitioner in Greenville. Andrew has been on staff at FCC since 2009, most recently serving as a leader/instructor on the HUCK Expeditions and also on the medical team at times. Thanks guys for taking time out of your busy schedule to come.
The boys and parents enjoyed watching the updated camp movie.The boys and parents enjoyed watching the updated camp movie.
Just like Sunday's at camp after lunch.  Ashley and Jim served everyone ice cream Sundaes with all the fixins to choose from...yum!Just like Sunday's at camp after lunch. Ashley and Jim served everyone ice cream Sundaes with all the fixins to choose from...yum!
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