Tag: Sober Spring Break

The Money Drop

Our newest day technician, Wesley Shelmire, recently took a trip home for a “sober spring break!” Now, this wasn’t any normal Spring Break. Between AA meetings and working on his program, Wesley took it upon himself to send it off some cliffs. This wasn’t some rinky-dink waterfall. This was the 60 foot “Money Drop,” waterfall in Southern Washington. This was a big part of Wes’s life before coming to Jaywalker and he has been able to rediscover this hobby in sobriety. Wesley, we are glad you had an amazing trip and glad you made it back to us in one piece!

Sober Spring Break

Last week the Jaywalker U students got a well deserved break from their busy school schedules and headed down to sunny San Diego for our Sober Spring Break. It was a great opportunity to relax and have some fun. We loaded up the van and headed out at 1:30 Sunday morning for the 16-hour drive.  The drive was long but the promise of watching the sunset over the ocean kept us going. On arrival we found ourselves in a gorgeous house overlooking the beach. Our days were filled with surfing, fishing, fellowship, and checking out all that San Diego had to offer. One of the great things about this trip was that we got to experience how much fun sobriety can be, from spending a day at the San Diego Zoo to just hanging out on the beach with good friends. Not only was it great to spend time with…

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