Day Campers will have opportunities throughout the week to participate in activities such as swimming, nature activities, team sports, organized games, devotions, singing, arts and crafts, archery, marbles, slingshots, and so much more. Parents will receive a schedule of the activities for the week so that they know how to dress their kids for the day.
Day Camp is for children entering grades 1st through 5th.
$140/week (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
$15/week Pre-Care (7:00am-9:00am)
$15/week After-Care (4:00pm-5:30pm)
2018 Day Camps
World Olympics (June 18-22)
Are you ready to race? Gear up to participate in a variety of Olympic activities including races, sports, and team challenges. Along the way, we will learn how God has designed us each to run our own race with perseverance while running side by side with him.
Great Outdoors (June 25-29)
Lace up your boots for this outdoor adventure, exploring God’s amazing creation. Activities may include hiking, cooking s’mores over a campfire, archery, a creek stomp and more! Get ready to explore!
Wet ‘n Wild! (July 2-6)
Beat the summer heat with swimming, slip n’ sliding, water games and other wet & wild activities! We will play with water relays, water balloon tosses, sprinkler games, lake games and more.
When I Grow Up… (July 9-13)
What do you want to be when you grow up? We will explore different kinds of jobs and every day heroes such as nurses, firemen, police, teachers, and much more! Throughout the week, we will explore how God made each of us unique and gifted to serve Him.
Nature is Neat! (July 16-20)
There are so many fascinating things to experience in nature. We’ll spend a lot of time outside exploring creation and learning about local plants, animals and wildlife.
Christmas in July (July 23-27)
Merry Christmas! We will celebrate one of our favorite winter holidays with Christmas carols, baking, and other holiday festivities. Throughout the week, we’ll dig deeper in to meaning of the season – Jesus’ birth, life and resurrection. He is the reason we celebrate!
Mad Science (July 30-Aug 3)
This week’s special activities will involve some simple, yet intriguing, science experiments involving everyday items! Meanwhile, we will be learning more about God’s creative design in the smallest details in the world around us.
Wild West (Aug 6-10)
Horsin’ around each day getting to know Camp’s four-legged staff—the ponies! Additional activities will round up the fun doing western-themed activities. Yee Haw! *There will be an extra fee for campers who would like to ride the horses, other campers will visit the barn, but will not ride.
Ultimate Challenge (Aug 13-17)
Are you brave enough for the challenge? Throughout the week will challenge you as an individual, in teams and as a group to achieve more than you thought possible. Activities may include the climbing wall, obstacle course, team building games and more.
Day Camp FAQ's
Where do I pick up & drop off my camper? Campers are dropped off at Camp Hebron's Creekside Meeting House. It's located a few hundred yards before the main entrance to Camp Hebron.
What should my camper bring with them? Campers should bring a backpack, water bottle, sun screen, bathing suit, towel, Bible, notepad and paper each week.
Can I sign my camper up for more than one week? Absolutely! Many of our day campers sign up for multiple weeks, even the whole summer.
Below is a typical schedule for our day camps.
- 7:00 – 9:00 - Pre-Care
- 9:00 – Regular Arrival
- 9:00 – 10:00 – Welcome, Worship, Devotions, Get to Know You Games
- 10:00 – 11:30 – Theme Activities and/or Outdoor Activities
- 11:30 – 12:00 – Bible Exploration
- 12:00 – 12:30 – Lunch (Campers bring their own bagged lunches)
- 12:30 – 1:00 – Rest Time
- 1:00 – 3:00 – Pool/Lake Activities/Snack Shack
- 3:00 – 4:00 – Theme Activities and/or Outdoor Activities
- 4:00 – Regular Dismissal
- 4:00 – 5:30 – Aftercare
Registrations must be complete by May 1 to take advantage of the Refer-a-friend discount.
Campership Application deadline is May 15
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