WILSHIRE SUMMER CAMPS 2018

Pre-register for all events at www.wilshirebc.org/registration 

Children’s Events

sungraphic-sm.jpgBabylon, Daniel’s Courage in Captivity. Interactive night-time Vacation Bible School for preschoolers who have turned 3 years old by Sept. 1, 2017, through completed sixth grade. Children will join their tribe as they visit the marketplace, worship and learn about turning tough times into opportunities to trust God and live courageously. Sunday through Tuesday, June 10-12, 6 to 8 p.m.; free.

Cooking Camp I (Currently FULL) You may now sign up for a waiting list. For completed first through sixth graders to learn about food safety and nutrition and to prepare a three-course lunch served daily. There is a new theme and new set of menus each year.  Monday through Friday, June 25-29, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cost: $100. If you bring an apron from a previous camp, you will receive a $5 refund on the first day of camp. Participants will be allowed to invite one guest for lunch on Friday, June 29. Registration ends Wednesday, June 20. Waiting list will be started when camp reaches capacity.

MusiCamp. For completed first through sixth graders. Learn the musical, “O, Jonah!” written by Allen Pote. The musical will be presented Sunday, July 15, at 5:30 p.m. Camp is Monday through Friday, July 9-13, from 9 a.m. to noon. Cost: $75. Auditions for solos and main characters will be the week before camp.

Cooking Camp II. For completed third through sixth graders who have participated in a previous Wilshire Cooking Camp (including this summer's Cooking Camp I). Learn about health and nutrition, advanced meal planning, hands-on preparation and serving a three-course lunch daily. There is a new theme and new set of menus each year. Monday through Friday, July 16-20, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cost: $100. If you bring an apron from a previous camp, you will receive a $5 refund on the first day of camp. Participants will be allowed to invite one guest for lunch on Friday, July 20. Registration ends Wednesday, July 11.

Children’s Adoption Camp. Will provide various hands-on activities to help adopted children, from completed first through fifth grade, build a sense of self-confidence, self-esteem and community. Monday through Wednesday, June 25-27, 9 a.m. to noon. Cost: $100.

Preteen Camp. Passport Kids! This camp in Brownwood, Texas, is for completed third through sixth graders. Thursday through Sunday, August 2-5. Cost: $300. We will leave the church at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, traveling to Brownwood by bus and staying in air-conditioned cabins at the Heart of Texas Baptist Camp and Conference Center. Students will participate in high-energy worship, interactive Bible study, creative recreation, missions and other fun activities throughout the camp. Although the camp activities will be led by Passport staff, we will provide one chaperone for every five campers to help with supervision. Chaperones are needed. A $75 deposit will guarantee a spot for your student. The full balance is due by May 31. The bus will return to Wilshire around 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

Preschool Events

Babylon, Daniel’s Courage in Captivity. Interactive night-time Vacation Bible School for preschoolers who have turned 3 years old by Sept. 1, 2017, through completed sixth grade. Children will join their tribe as they visit the marketplace, worship and learn about turning tough times into opportunities to trust God and live courageously. Sunday through Tuesday, June 10-12, 6 to 8 p.m.; free.

Preschool Friends Camp. Monday through Thursday, July 9-12, from 9 a.m. to noon. This week’s theme is “I am Special to God.” Open to all who have turned 3 by Sept. 1, 2017, through those who have completed kindergarten. Cost: $85.

Preschool Adoption Camp. Will provide various hands-on activities to help adopted preschoolers who have turned 3 years old by Sept. 1, 2017 to those who have completed kindergarten, build a sense of self-confidence, self-esteem and community. Monday through Wednesday, July 16-18, 9 a.m. to noon. Cost: $100.

Ice Cream on the Playground. A playdate on the Wilshire playground, open to all preschool families. Wednesday, June 20, and Monday, July 23, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Mommy and Me Playdate. A playdate in the multipurpose room (Room 1350), for families with infants through two-year-olds. Monday, July 30, from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Pre-register for all events from the links at www.wilshirebc.org/registration 

Questions? Or for more information, contact:
Julie Girards for children’s ministry at jgirards@wilshirebc.org or (214) 452-3104.
Joan Hammons for preschool and adoption ministry at jhammons@wilshirebc.org or (214) 452-3141.
Sarah Stafford for music ministry at sstafford@wilshirebc.org or (214) 452-3121.

All Wilshire events for preschoolers and children are open to the community.
All events take place at Wilshire, unless otherwise noted.

Also, join us for Sunday School every Sunday at 9:40 a.m. We have age-graded classes from birth through sixth grade.