Youth Trips and Events

Upcoming Events for Youth

Youth Fundraiser Kickoff
March 15, 5:00–7:30 p.m.

On the night of the church variety show, we’ll kick off our envelope fundraiser. The money we raise goes to help offset costs for our winter retreats, The Great Escape, and mission trips.

There are many ways to lend a hand during our kickoff night! Help prepare, set up, or serve dinner, staff the envelope table, or be part of the kickoff skit. Starting Monday, March 4, Sign up here for your preferred role since there are a limited number of spots available in each one.

 

At the Table
March 17, 6:00–7:45 p.m.

High schoolers, meet in the kitchen to try our hands at Irish classics. With a wee bit ‘o luck the leprechauns won’t bother us! Be sure to wear close-toed shoes; friends are welcome! Register here

 

VBS Work Crew
June 10–14

Students currently in grades 7–12 help lead elementary or preschool crews, at craft or games stations, with music or AV and more! Volunteer from 8:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. and enjoy lunch together after! Register here

 

Pep Talk for Parents
Monthly after worship

Join other parents and caregivers of children and youth for an inspiring discussion.

March 3: “Parenting in the Pew” led by Christa Middleton. Share tips and tricks for worshiping with your children to make it meaningful for the whole family. RSVP here

April 7: “Talking with your Child about the Birds and the Bees” led by Pastor Scott Samuelson and Dr. Jessica Minder. Participate in a book discussion about Sex + Faith by Kate Ott. Click here to buy the book on Amazon and RSVP here.

 

Youth Trips

The Great Escape (Early bird discount through March 1)
July 8–13

Middle schoolers who will complete grades 6–8 in spring of 2024 are invited to a fun week at Green Lake! Experience awesome recreation games, dynamic speakers, and a great worship band. Early bird discount available until March 1! Register here

 

High School Mission Trip (Registration closed)
June 22–29, 2024

We’re tuning up for week of hands-on service in Nashville, Tennessee! Students who will complete grades 9–12 in spring of 2024 can come on this trip.

The full cost is $650 which may be paid in installments during the winter and spring. Full and partial scholarships are available.


Camperships
Click here for information on Camperships.
Contact Youth Director, Tanya Naas for more information.