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Children's Ministry

Summer Kids Camps

FUMCR offers a wide variety of half-day camps for kids that get them active, encourage new interests and keep boredom at bay.

View Photos from 2016 Summer Camps

Soccer Camp

For Ages/Grades: 5-10 years

June 5-8  •  8:30 - 11:30 am  •  Oliphint Field  •  Cost: Before June 1 $90 After June 1 $100

Soccer skills and tactics taught by current and former college and high school players. Please bring a soccer ball, tennis shoes and shin guards.

Register Online March 1


Vacation Bible Camp & VBX: Hero Central

For Ages/Grades: 4 years old by September 1, 2017 - entering 6th grade

June 12-16  •  9 am – 12 noon  •  FUMCR  •  Cost: $20

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Registration has ended and all age groups are full. We have lengthy waitlists and are no longer adding to them.

Register Online March 1 - May 15


All Star Sports Camp after VBC

For Ages/Grades: 5-12 years

June 12-15  •  12 - 4 pm  •  BFLC Gym  •  Cost: Before June 1 $100 after June 1 $110

Stay after VBC for the ultimate fun sports camp! Campers should bring a sack lunch and snack.

Register Online March 1


Baseball Camp

For Ages/Grades: 5-10 years

June 19-22  •  8:30 - 11:30 am  •  Oliphint Field  •  Cost: Before June 1 $90 After June 1 $100

Baseball Skills taught in a fun environment by local coach and former college player John Livingston. Players should bring a glove.

Register Online March 1


“Art”ography Camp: Click it! Print it! Paint it!

For Ages/Grades: Entering 1st - 6th Grades

June 19-22  •  9 am – 12 Noon  •  Rooms 202, 203, 204, 206  •  Cost: $80

Explore photography and art through several projects and techniques. Click, Print, Paint, Color, and Create – all in one week!

Register Online March 1 - May 22


Basketball Camp

For Ages/Grades: 5-10 years

June 26-29  •  9 am - 12 pm  •  BFLC Gym  •  Cost: Before June 1 $95 After June 1 $105 Includes Basketball

Basketball skills and small sided games taught by area head men's varsity coach Jeff Clarkson along with other local coaches and players. Basketball provided.

Register Online March 1


Flag Football

For Ages/Grades: 5-12 years

July 10-13  •  8 - 11 am  •  Oliphint Field  •  Cost: Before June 1 $95 After June 1 $105 Includes Football

Triumph Sports brings all the tools to make players a pick 6 king in a Christian environment.

Register Online March 1


Preschool "Summer Fun" Week 1

For Ages/Grades: 3 years - completed Kindergarten

July 10-14  •  9 am – 12 Noon  •  Education Center, 1st floor  •  Cost: $80

Register Online March 1 - June 12


MDO “Summer Fun” Week 1

For Ages/Grades: 1 year (by July 1, 2017) - 2 years

July 11-13  •  9 am – 12 Noon  •  Nursery Rooms  •  Cost: $55

1 year old by July 1 - Register

2 years old by July 1 - Register

Use links above to register online March 1 - July 4


Dodgeball Camp #1

For Ages/Grades: 5-12 years

July 17-20  •  8 - 11 am  •  BFLC Gym  •  Cost: Before June 1 $90 After June 1 $100

Spider and Flies? Dip...Duck...Dodge?  This is a dodgeball camp that is fun and safe!  A great time will be had by all. Brought to you by Triumph Sports.

Register Online March 1


Music Makers

For Ages/Grades: Incoming 2nd - 7th Grades

July 17-21  •  9 am - 12:30 pm (1:30 Fri)  •  Music Suite  •  Cost: $85

Performances: 9:45 & 11 am, Sun, July 23

Music Makers is a very special on-site, one-week, summer music day camp designed to provide a positive Christian musical experience for all children who are entering grades 2 – 7. The camp is an intense week of singing, dancing, acting, prop building and handbell playing, culminating in the performance of a children’s musical. Come and join us!

This year's musical, Survivor Babylon, features the story found in the third chapter of Daniel about a fiery furnace, a victorious faith, and the “fourth Man” of the furnace.  Through Survivor Babylon our children will learn valuable lessons about faithfulness, integrity, and devotion.

Register Online:     Incoming 3rd-7th graders     Incoming 2nd graders

Use links above to register online March 1 - July 11


Preschool “Summer Fun” Week 2

For Ages/Grades: 3 years - completed Kindergarten

July 17-21  •  9 am – 12 Noon  •  Preschool Rooms  •  Cost: $80

Register Online March 1 - July 14


MDO “Summer Fun” Week 2

For Ages/Grades: 1 year (by July 1, 2017) - 2 years

July 18-20  •  9 am – 12 Noon  •  Nursery Rooms  •  Cost: $55

1 year old by July 1 - Register

2 year old by July 1 - Register

Use links above to register online March 1 - July 11


Dance Camp

For Ages/Grades: 5-10 years

July 24-27  •  9 am - 12 pm  •  BFLC Gym  •  Cost: Before June 1 $90 After June 1 $100

Learn the basic of dance while learning a fun routine.

Register Online March 1


All Star Sports Camp #2

For Ages/Grades: 5-12 years

July 24-27  •  1 - 4pm  •  BFLC Gym  •  Cost: Before June 1 $90 After June 1 $100

Register Online March 1-July 24


Science Camp: Critters, critters, critters! Celebrating God’s amazing diversity!

For Ages/Grades: 4 years by September 2017 - 6th Grade

July 31 - Aug 3  •  9 am – 12 Noon  •  Preschool: Rooms 116, 118. Elementary: Room 202  •  Cost: $80

Explore a variety of animals and species through hands-on science experiments and demonstrations.

ALL GRADES ARE CURRENTLY FULL and our wait-list is maxed.

Preschool Experience  •  Age 4 years by September 2017 - Entering Kindergarten   Register

Elementary Experience  •  Entering 1st - 6th Grades   Register

Use links above to register online March 1 - July 7


Volleyball Camp

For Ages/Grades: Girls 3rd-8th Grades

Aug 7-10  •  9 am – 12 noon  •  BFLC Gym  •  Cost: Before June 1 $95 After June 1 $105 Includes Volley Ball

Hit, Bump, Set, Serve and Spike. Earn your Team Bandana while learning how fun volleyball is to play! Bring a lunch and stay  for Pinterest Camp.

Register Online March 1-Aug 1


Pinterest Camp

For Ages/Grades: 3rd-8th Grade

Aug 7-10  •  12:30-3pm  •  TBD  •  Cost: Before June 1 $70 After June 1 $80

Feeling Crafty? Pinterest Camp jumps a new DIY hurdle each day of camp. Come see what we are working on this year! Stay after Volleyball Camp with a sack lunch to combine the perfect day of Sporty+Artsy.

Register Online March 1-Aug 1


Dodgeball Camp #2

For Ages/Grades: 5-12

Aug 7-10  •  1 pm-4pm  •  BFLC Gym  •  Cost: Before June 1 $90 After June 1 $100

Get a second chance Dip. Duck and Dodge!  Or see you favorite coaches a dodgeball teammates again!

Register Online March 1-Aug 7



Children's Ministry Staff

Cheryl Bishop
Director, Children's Ministry; Liaison to Moms' Groups
972.996.0121
Laura Evans
Assistant Director, Children's Ministry
972.996.0129
Allison Blalock
Director, Weekday Kids at First
972.996.0125
Monica Fabila
Assistant Director, Weekday Kids at First
972.996.0122
Judy Grope
Business Associate, Weekdays Kids at First
972.996.0128
Stachia Brothers
Administrative Assistant, Children's Ministry, Moms' Groups
972.996.0120