Family Convocation July 18 to 21, 2013

From July 18 to 21, members of the Harms Rademacher Cooper Johnson Family Association will meet at Cragen’s resort in Brainerd, MN. Registration/check-in starts on Thursday evening (July 18) and Convocation ends around noon on Sunday (July 21). The Convocation will be filled with music, storytelling, auction, talent show and just hanging out with family.

Cragun’s offers a wide variety of activities for families including a large swimming beach, boating, fishing, hiking, trolley rides and much more. We’ll be able to meet and visit with HRCJ cousins in the Paul Bunyan room where we will gather as a family for music, storytelling, a talent/variety show, and silent auction. For more information about Cragen’s, visit

The standard room configuration, described as a Lakeview Fireplace Room on their website, includes 2 queen size beds, table and chairs, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, and TV. All rooms are non-smoking and Wi-Fi internet access is available all over the resort. Handicap accessible accommodations are available and can be requested on the registration form. The room cost is $189 per night and a breakfast and dinner meal plan is available for adults at $29.90/day and children ages 5 to 12 at $14.70/day. The HRCJ Association Convocation registration period ended on March 1. Please contact Nita Harmes at