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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. Camps are listed in chronological order.

Registration opens March 1.

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  • Soccer Camp  •  June 4-7

    Who: Ages 5-10
    When & Where: June 4-7  •  8:30-11:30 am  •  Oliphint Field
    Cost: $90 before June 1/$100 After June 1

    Learn basic soccer skills and tactics from former and current college and high school players. T-shirt included with fee.

    Register Online March 1 - May 28

  • Vacation Bible Camp: Rolling River Rampage!  •  June 11 - 15

    Who: Children 4 years old by Sept 1, 2018. - entering 6th grade
    When & Where: June 11 - 15  •  9 am - 12 noon  •  FUMCR
    Cost: $20 per child, includes t-shirt

    Experience the Ride of a Lifetime with God!

    VBC (Vacation Bible Camp) is for children, age 4 - entering 4th grade. Stories, crafts, recreation, music, and more!
    VBX (Vacation Bible Experience) is for children entering 5th and 6th grades. Missions, building relationships with their peers, and serving others.

    When registration opens, all campers are immediately placed on a wait list until approved by the VBC registrar.
      •  March 1 – March 18: children of volunteers who commit to all five days will have priority to be added to the camp through March 18.
      •  Beginning on March 19: all other children will be added based on registration date and class availability.

    Interested volunteers may contact Kelly Dowling, , or Melanie Jackson, .

    More information: fumcr.com/vbc 

    Register Online March 1

  • All Star Camp (after VBC)  •  June 11-14

    Who: Ages 5-12
    When & Where: June 11-14  •  12-4 pm  •  BFLC Gym
    Cost: $105 before June 1/$115 After June 1

    Brought to you by Triumph Sports!  Capture the Flag, Spider and Flies, Dodgeball, etc. Come to VBC in the morning, bring a sack lunch, and stay for super fun games!

    Register Online March 1 - June 6

  • Baseball Camp  •  June 18-21

    Who: Ages 5-10
    When & Where: June 18-21  •  8:30-11:30 am  •  Oliphint Field
    Cost: $90 before June 1/$100 after June 1

    Learn basic baseball skills and tactics from current high school coaches and former college players! T-shirt included with fee.

    Register Online March 1 - June 11

  • “Art”ography Camp: Glow in the Dark  •  June 25-28

    Who: Entering 1st - 6th grade
    When & Where: June 25-28  •  9 am – 12 noon  •  FUMCR
    Cost: $80

    Explore photography and art through several projects and techniques. Each camper will need an age appropriate digital camera or device to use each day.

    Register Online March 1

  • Basketball Camp  •  June 25-28

    Who: Ages 5-10
    When & Where: June 25-28  •  9 am - 12 noon  •  BFLC Gym
    Cost: $95 before June 1/ $105 after June 1

    Learn basic basketball skills and tactics from varsity high school coaches and former college players. Basketball included with fee.

    Register Online March 1 - June 18

  • Dodgeball Camp #1  •  June 25-28

    Who: Ages 5-12
    When & Where: June 25-28  •  1-4 pm  •  BFLC Gym
    Cost: $90 before June 1/$100 after June 1

    Brought to you by Triumph Sports. Play Dodgeball in a safe and fun environment. A summer favorite!  T-shirt included with fee.

    Register Online March 1-June 20

  • Flag Football  •  July 9-12

    Who: Ages 5-12
    When & Where: July 9-12  •  8 - 11 am  •  Oliphint Field
    Cost: $95 before June 1/ $105 after June 1

    Another Triumph Sports favorite. Catch, throw and pull a flag! Flag football at it's best! Football included with fee.
     

    Register Online March 1-July 4

  • Preschool “Summer Fun” Week 1  •  July 9-13

    Who: 3 years - completed Kindergarten
    When & Where: July 9-13  •  9 am - 12 noon  •  FUMCR
    Cost: $80

    Register Online March 1

  • MDO “Summer Fun” Week 1  •  July 10 - 12

    Who: 1 year (by July 1, 2018) - 2 years
    When & Where: July 10 - 12  •  9 am - 12 noon  •  FUMCR
    Cost: $55

    1 Yr Old by July 1 Register Here

    2 Yr Old by July 1 Register Here

     March 1

  • Music Makers: Life School Musical  •  July 16-20

    Who: Entering 2nd - 7th grades
    When & Where: July 16-20  •  9 am - 12:30 pm (1:30 Fri)  •  Orr Music Suite
    Cost: $85

    Music Makers is a high energy, exciting, and 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 on Sunday morning, July 22, at 9:45 and 11 am.

    Our 2018 Music Makers musical is entitled Life School Musical. It is a story which takes place in a classroom at Life School, an imaginary school where kids get way beyond the "three Rs" and, with the help of their teacher, learn the real keys to life...the faith, hope and love found only in Jesus.

    Register Online Entering 2nd grade

    Register Online Entering 3rd-7th grade

    Use links above to register online Mar 1

  • Preschool “Summer Fun” Week 2  •  July 16-20

    Who: 3 years - completed Kindergarten
    When & Where: July 16-20  •  9 am - 12 noon  •  FUMCR
    Cost: $80

    Register Online March 1

  • Dance Camp  •  July 16-19

    Who: Ages 5-10
    When & Where: July 16-19  •  1-4 pm  •  BFLC Gym
    Cost: $90 before June 1/$100 After June 1

    Learn fun Dance moves taught by current dance instructor Deanne Carter along with current and former students. Performance for friends and family on Thursday!

    If you are participating in Music Makers, bring a sack lunch and stay for Dance Camp!  

     

    Register Online March 1 - July 9

  • MDO “Summer Fun” Week 2  •  July 17-19

    Who: 1 year (by July 1, 2018) - 2 years
    When & Where: July 17-19  •  9am-noon  •  FUMCR
    Cost: $55 per camper

    1 Yr Old by July 1 Register Here

    2 Yr Old by July 1 Register Here

     Registration Opens March 1

  • All Star Sports Camp #2  •  July 23-26

    Who: Ages 5-12
    When & Where: July 23-26  •  8:30 - 11:30 am  •  BFLC Gym
    Cost: $90 before June 1/$100 After June 1

    Triumph Sports brings you the ultimate in fun and games. A great way to burn some energy!

    Register Online March 1-July 18

  • Science Camp: What in the World?!?  •  July 23 - 26

    Who: 4 years old by Sept 2018 - entering 6th Grade
    When & Where: July 23 - 26  •  9 am – 12 noon  •  FUMCR
    Cost: $80

    Explore a variety of scientific principles through hands-on science experiments and demonstrations.

    Preschool Experience

    This camp is currently full, but you can register to add your camper to the wait list.
    Ages: 4 Years Old By September 2018 Through Entering Kindergarten - Register Here.

    Elementary Experience

    This camp is currently full, but you can register to add your camper to the wait list.
    Ages: Entering 1st - 6th Grades - Register Here.

    Use links above to register online March 1 - July 9

  • Volleyball Camp  •  August 6-9

    Who: 3rd-8th grade
    When & Where: August 6-9  •  9 am - 12 noon  •  BFLC Gym
    Cost: $95 before June 1/ $105 after June 1 (includes Volleyball)

    Learn basic volleyball skills and tactics while your favorite music plays!

    Register Online March 1 - July 30

  • Pinterest Camp  •  August 6-9

    Who: 3rd-8th grade
    When & Where: August 6-9  •  12:30-3  •  Room 203
    Cost: $80 before June 1/$90 after June 1

    Make fun Pinterest crafts and discover some Pinterest "fails" along the way! If you're coming to Volleyball Camp, bring a sack lunch and "dive" into the crafty side of things. Class size is limited!

    Register Online March 1 - July 30

  • Dodgeball Camp #2  •  August 6-9

    Who: Ages 5-12
    When & Where: August 6-9  •  1-4 pm  •  BFLC Gym
    Cost: $90 before June 1/$100 after June 1

    The last chance for camp this summer!  Brought to you by Triumph sports the ULTIMATE in Dodge ball fun! T-shirt included with fee.

    Register Online March 1 - Aug 1

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