Kawartha Lakes Mums Asks : What VBS Summer Camp Memories Do You Cherish?Updated:Bobcaygeon aďded added.
Summer Vacation Bible School day camps have a long tradition in City of Kawartha Lakes.
Do you have cherished Vacation Bible School memories?
If you enjoyed Vacation Bible School, then you might like to help some of these dedicated volunteers who are working together to make the Vacation Bible Camps fun for children in City of Kawartha Lakes.
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How can you help?
There are lots of ways!
Kawartha Lakes VBS 5 Ways to HelpCamp fun just doesn't appear out of thin air. If you would like to help make a summer fun experience for children in your community, here are 5 simple things you can do to help.
1.Pray. Pray for the VBS camps, staff and children attending them.
2.Spread the word! Share this post with families in Kawartha Lakes through email or on your social media page or profile.Be sure to include a note about what you enjoyed about VBS.
3.Sponsor a camper! Contact a VBS and offer to sponsor a child. While VBS are very low cost Day Camps, there are some children whose families may miss out due to lack of funding.
4.Volunteer! There are many ways to volunteer before VBS starts - painting, gathering craft supplies, preparing craft kits. If you have a vulnerable sector police check, your volunteer time might be welcome during the VBS camp too.
5. Offer supplies! Loan props or donate food, sunscreen, bug repellent or other supplies. Contact your local VBS to find out what they need. You might be surprised at the things you even have laying around your house that they can put to good use make summer fun for children in City of Kawartha Lakes.
Here is a growing list of the Vacation Bible School Camps we discovered that are running this summer in City of Kawartha Lakes. Did we miss yours? Please drop us a note and end us the details.
Kawartha LaKes 2016 VBSBethany VIBE 2016
When? July 11 – 15, 2016 at Bethany United Church from 1:30 pm ti 4:30 p.m.each afternoon for children from 4-12 years. The theme is Peace Begins with Me. Children will explore peace within themselves, their community, and the world through songs, stories,crafts and games. Cost? FREE Call : (705) 277-2204
Janetville United Church VIBE Summer Camp
Janetville United Church VIBE Summer Camp will take place at Janetville United Church July 11 – July 15, 2016 from 9 am until 12 noon. The theme is PEACE Children ages 4 – 12 are welcome to attend. Call church office, 324-4006, for info.
Fenelon Falls Vacation Bible Camps 2016
The association of Fenelon Falls Churches is working together to present the following VBS.
Vacation Bible Camp 2016 Cave Quest will be held July 11 – 15, 2016 at Trentside Baptist Church (formerly Fenelon Baptist Church) from 8:45 a.m. to Noon each morning. Children from 5-11 yrs. There will also be a Teen Group. July 13 - 8:30 am - 12:00 pm Cost? $25 for the first child in a family $15 for each additional child. Call 705-887-4098
Bobcaygeon VBS Day Camp - VIBE - Peace Begins with Me
Cost: by donation
Register: Pick up forms in the office, or electronically.
Also, the church is looking for a team of volunteers to help organize and participate in this great outreach opportunity. Please contact Suzanne Smith-Merkley at: smith_merkley at hotmail dot com or callv705-731-1058.
They need to have 1 volunteer for every 5 campers.
What are your favourite summer Vacation Bible School memories?
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