Camp Sessions

 

2017 Dates
6July 30 - August 4
2July 9 - 14
8August 13 - 18
7August 8 - 11
5July 26 - 28
1July 2 - 7
3July 16 - 20
9August 20 - 25
4July 21 - 24
0July 2 - 20
zAugust 27 - 31
Birth years
8 2003 - 2005
5 2005 - 2008
6 2004 - 2007
3 2007 - 2010
2 2008 - 2011
7 2003 - 2006
4 2006 - 2009
9 2001 - 2002
1 2004 - 2012
 15 for Cabin Leader track,
14 for Work Crew
y 55 +
Cost
$230
$230
$230
$140
$95
$230
$185
$235
$140 per child
$235
$95





Teddy Bear

July 26 - 28

for campers born 2008 - 2011

A special 3 day camp for young and first time campers.
Low counselor / camper ratio
The perfect introduction to camping!

 

Skills and Activities  

Swimming Crafts Carnival
Trampoline Canoe ride Camp Fire
Slip and Slide Chapel Time games



Price $95
Bus (optional) $30

Speakers:

Bus check in Wednesday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Friday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Panda Bear

August 8 - 11

for campers born 2007 - 2010

An exciting 4 day camp.
Low counselor / camper ratio.
Try all of what camp offers!

Skills and Activities  

Swimming Crafts Carnival
Trampoline Canoeing Camp Fire
Archery Tuck Sling Shot
Slip and Slide Chapel Time games



Price $140
Bus (optional) $30

Speaker:

Bus check in Tuesday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Friday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Kodiak Bear Camp

July16-20

for campers born 2006 - 2009

A week full week of fun activities led by strong, caring leaders

Skills and Activities  

Kayaking Crafts Archery
Swimming Canoeing Camp Fire
Archery Tuck Sling Shot
Survival Skills Chapel Time Sports



Price $185
Bus (optional) $30

Speakers: Jim and Brenda Tuckett

Bus check in Sunday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Thursday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Polar Bear Camp

July 9 - 14

for campers born 2005 - 2008

Classic camp activities for kids who know how to have fun! Also times for unstructured play with new friends and cabin leaders.

Skills and Activities  

Kayaking Crafts Archery
Swimming Canoeing Camp Fire
Archery Tuck Sling Shot
Challenge Course Wide Games Photography
Survival Skills Chapel Time Sports



Price $230
Bus (optional) $30

Activities / Skills

Canoeing Crafts
Archery Sling Shot
Swimming Tuck Shop
Water games Sports
Kayaking Survival Skills
Camp Fire Chapel Time
Rocketry

Price $230
Bus (optional) $30

Speaker: Curtis & Bonnie Szacaks

Bus check in Sunday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Friday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Brown Bear Camp

August 13 - 18

for campers born 2004 - 2007

Time to try new skills, grow in self-confidence and build friendships.

Skills and Activities  

Kayaking Crafts Archery
Swimming Canoeing Camp Fire
Archery Tuck Sling Shot
Challenge Course Wide Games Photography
Survival Skills Chapel Time Sports



Price $230
Bus (optional) $30

Speaker:

Bus check in Sunday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Friday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Black Bear

July 2 - 7

for campers born 2003 - 2006

The right balance of challenging new skills and time to talk as campers are exploring their future.

Skills and Activities  

Kayaking Crafts Archery
Swimming Canoeing Camp Fire
Archery Tuck Sling Shot
Challenge Course Wide Games Photography
Survival Skills Chapel Time Sports



Price $230
Bus (optional) $30

Speaker: Mary Evers

Bus check in Sunday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Friday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Grizzly Bear Camp

July 30 - August 4

for campers born 2003 - 2005

A time of fun and friendship designed for young teens.

Skills and Activities  

Kayaking Crafts Archery
Swimming Canoeing Camp Fire
Archery Tuck Sling Shot
Challenge Course Wide Games Photography
Survival Skills Chapel Time Sports



Price $230
Bus (optional) $30

Speaker:

Bus check in Sunday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Friday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Youth Camp

August 20 - 25

for campers born 2001 - 2002

A laid back time of friends, fun and fellowship in the August sun.

Activities / Skills

Skills and Activities  

Kayaking Crafts Archery
Swimming Canoeing Night Games
Archery Tuck Chill Skill
Challenge Course Wide Games Photography
Coffee House Chapel Time Sports



Price $235
Bus (optional) $30

Speaker: Charlene McAlpin

Bus check in Sunday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Friday approximately 8:00 pm

 

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Single Moms and Kids Family Camp!

July 21 - 24

for children born 2004 - 2012

Our goal is for you to enjoy a LONG weekend of fun with your children. Connect with other moms and take a mini-vacation while hearing how much God cares for you and your family.

Children will be divided into age-appropriate groups and partake in our regular camp activities while the moms receive some pampering off site each afternoon!

Skills and Activities  

Kayaking Crafts Archery
Beach Time Canoeing Camp Fire
Archery Tuck Sling Shot
Challenge Course Wide Games Family "Hike"
Carnival Chapel Time Trampoline



Price $140 per child. Moms come free!
Bus (optional) $30

Speaker: Alison Lissenberg

Bus check in Friday at the Elmwood MB Church,
145 Henderson Hwy at 2:00 pm
and returns to the church Monday approximately 8:00 pm

Family Camp Registration Form

 

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Senior's Camp

Senior Camper Registration Form

Dates: August 27 - 31

Born: 1900 - 1962

Cost: $95

Come and enjoy friends, fellowship and fine food

Bring your own musical instrument and participate in the choirs and hymn singing and great teaching during chapel times

Speaker: Henry Ozirney



 

Senior's Camp

 

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What to bring to camp?

Download the list here or read it below: GBC What To Bring to Camp.pdf

All articles must be labeled. Children do lose things. Help us get them back to you.

This is the minimum you will need:

Growth
  • sleeping bag or bed roll
  • single fitted sheet
  • pillow
  • 2 pairs of pajamas
  • swimsuit (1 piece suits only please)
  • 2 beach towels
  • 2 pairs of pants
  • 2 pairs of shorts
  • 3 t-shirts (no revealing tops, please)
  • sweatshirt and rain jacket
  • sufficient underclothing
  • sufficient pairs of socks
  • bag for dirty laundry
  • runners (needed)
  • sandals (optional)
  • 2 towels & a face cloth
  • soap & shampoo
  • toothbrush & toothpaste
  • hat and sunscreen
  • mosquito repellent
  • Bible if you have one
  • pen and a notebook

Please do not bring:

Cell phone, cigarettes, alcohol, non-prescription drugs, radio, mp3, video games, jewellery  chewing gum, expensive clothing, inappropriate clothing (too revealing or offensive logos).

NOTES:

  1. We do not allow cell phones on the property to ensure campers' privacy. Please don't bring digital cameras. Disposable ones are allowed but we will be uploading each week's photos to a secure website soon after each week of camp for you to download.
  2. All lost and found items not claimed by September may be taken to the local thrift store.  Please label your clothing
  3. Please pack sufficient clothes for camper's entire stay at camp (see list). There are no laundry facilities available for the campers.
  4. Please be advised that phone privileges are not normally given to the campers. We have found that this increases homesickness incredibly! Parents will be contacted by a staff member in the case of an emergency.
  5. Any medicine brought to camp must have the child's name on it, be in its original container and given to the camp health officer upon arrival.

Activities

Activities at camp

 

Growth
  • Kayaking

  • Archery

  • Camp Fire

  • Crafts

  • Drama

  • Photography

  • Sports

  • Wide games

  • Canoeing

  • Chapel and devos

  • Survival skills

  • Slingshot

  • Swimming

  • Trampoline

  • Chill skill

  • Rocketry (even numbered years)

 

  Growth