Upcoming Camp Events

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Albright Park

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Variable based on amenities and facilities used.
Grades
Dates
05/01/2018-10/15/2018
Event ID

Albright Park’s facilities are available for rent or lease to your group. We welcome people of all abilities and have a great layout for accessible programming. Churches, community groups, schools, businesses and family reunions are welcome. No church affiliation is required. Explore our facilities and beautiful property along the Hersey River in Reed City.  https://umcamping.org/camps/albright-park/facilities/

Crystal Springs

Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
$75 per person
Grades
7-13
Dates
12/31/2018-01/01/2019
Event ID
CS19NYE

Start off the New Year with a retreat to Crystal Springs! We’ll spend twenty-four hours together in the middle of the winter talking about God being God in all seasons while having a blast with winter activities like flashlight hikes, snow tubing, and staing cozy with warm beverages. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to connect with friends and God in a new way!

Check-in: 10 am; checkout: 10 am

Dean: Amy Simonson, a.l.simonson821@gmail.com

Judson Collins Center

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
$135 per person
Grades
6-12
Dates
01/04/2019-01/06/2019
Event ID
JC19SNZI

Ever had an Extreme Snow Cone? Come for a weekend of mid-winter fun at Judson Collins Center and check it out! Games, campfires, and a band are waiting to help you and your friends chase away the winter blues.

This is the sign-up portal if you are coming on your own to make new friends. If you are attending with your youth group of 5 or more, select JC19SNZG. It’s the same big event for everyone!

Check-in 7 pm; checkout 11 am.

Title
Cost
115 per person
Grades
6-12
Dates
01/04/2019-01/06/2019
Event ID
JC19SNZG

Ever had an Extreme Snow Cone? Come for a weekend of mid-winter fun at Judson Collins Center and check it out! Games, campfires, and a band are waiting to help you and your friends chase away the winter blues.

This is the sign-up portal if your adult leader is signing you up as a group of 5 or more friends.  If you are attending as an individual under your own family account, select JC19SNGI.  It’s the same big event for all!

 

Check-in 7 pm; checkout 11 am.

Title
Cost
Free to alumni staff and volunteers
Grades
adults
Dates
01/05/2019-01/05/2019
Event ID
JC19SNZA

Let’s light up Judson Collins Center in the dark of winter with glowing hearts of all ages!

All Judson Collins alumni and volunteers are invited to dinner and worship while Snow Zone campers play, sing, and pray to banish the winter blues.

This evening to celebrate is free and runs from 5:30 to 10 pm.

Please call Judson Collins Center if you have special dietary needs – 517-467-7711.

Lake Huron Retreat Center

Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Single, $151; Double, $126; Triple $115; Commuter, $60
Grades
Adult
Dates
09/07/2018-09/08/2018
Event ID
LH18ACR

 

This overnight retreat is for all adults who love music.  Arrive Friday evening and jump right into rehearsals and fellowship.  Rehearsals continue through Saturday, with a break in the afternoon for enjoying the local sights in the Blue Water area.  The weekend concludes with a special concert in Poole Chapel for the local community.  Retreat fees include a full set of sheet music that covers the liturgical year for each participant.  Single:  $151; Double $126; Triple: $115;  Commuter: $60

Check-in 3 pm; check-out, 4 pm

Title
Cost
$320
Grades
Adult
Dates
06/18/2019-06/22/2019
Event ID
LH19GT1

 

This experience is designed for adults who are mentally and physically challenged. Campers experience a variety of activities including crafts, outdoor recreation, swimming, music, drama, and Bible story time.  Our Talent Show is a camp highlight, along with Friday evening’s Awards Ceremony and Dance. Camp concludes  with a Closing Program in Poole Chapel.  Campers stay in Littleton and Ragland Lodges and are assigned counselors according to basic care needs. A questionnaire is sent to applicants and must be returned prior to acceptance into this program.

Check-in, 9:00 am; Check-out, 11:00 am

Title
Cost
$320
Grades
Adult
Dates
07/09/2019-07/13/2019
Event ID
LH19GT2

 

This experience is designed for adults who are mentally and physically challenged. Campers experience a variety of activities including crafts, outdoor recreation, swimming, music, drama, and Bible story time.  Our Talent Show is a camp highlight, along with Friday evening’s Awards Ceremony and Dance. Camp concludes  with a Closing Program in Poole Chapel.  Campers stay in Littleton and Ragland Lodges and are assigned counselors according to basic care needs. A questionnaire is sent to applicants and must be returned prior to acceptance into this program.

Check-in, 9:00 am; Check-out, 11 am

 

Title
Cost
Single, $240; Double, $200; Triple, $168; Commuter, $75
Grades
Adult
Dates
08/06/2019-08/08/2019
Event ID
LH18LIN

This retreat experience is designed for men and women ages 65 and older.  Step away from the busyness of everyday life and come to the lakeshore for fellowship, rest and worship.  Bible study music, campfires, outdoor recreation and time for relaxing along the waterfront are all activities built into this mid-week event.  Meals are designed with the senior adult in mind and a nurse is available during the event to assist guests in any way necessary. Guests stay in Littleton and Ragland Lodges.    Single:  $240; Double:  $200; Triple:  $168; Commuter:  $75

Check-in 1 pm; checkout 11 am

Lake Michigan

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
05/01/2018-10/01/2018
Event ID

Beautiful, wooded sites just on the other side of the dune from Lake Michigan.

Season: May 1 – Oct 15.  please call for post-season sites without hook ups

Max RV size: 35ft, Most sites are for RVs under 30ft

Platform canvas tents: available by reservation

What makes the campground special?

  • Beautiful, wooded sites just on the other side of the dune from Lake Michigan.
  • Our campground’s primary focus is family / group / church camping.  Reservations are strongly encouraged, though walk-ins are possible, especially weekdays.
  • Pavilion with kitchen facilities attached is available for group use.
  • Large gathering area with seating for campfires and worship services
  • Restrooms and shower facilities convenient to campsites.

Reservations: email campgroundregistrations@umcamping.org or call 517-212-5395

Lake Michigan Camp & Retreat Office: 231-869-5627

 

Lakeview Camp

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Variable based on amenities and facilities used.
Grades
Dates
05/01/2018-09/30/2018
Event ID

Camping Season:  May 1 to mid-October. Now taking reservations for 2018.

Everyone is welcome at Lakeview Family Camp. We are a secluded campground, on a beautiful inland lake in Montcalm County, an easy drive from Grand Rapids, Mt. Pleasant and Big Rapids, Michigan.

Our peaceful, alcohol-free campground welcomes families and friends to renew, refocus and reconnect in Christian fellowship surrounded by natural beauty.

We offer family and group grassy camping sites for RVs, trailers and tents with electric, water and more (including some 50 amp sites). We have also three cabins available.

Activities are offered most weekends, with extra special fun planned near holidays.

Reservations: campgroundregistrations@umcamping.org or call 517-212-5395

 

Myers Lake

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Variable based on chosen amenities and dates.
Grades
Adult and Family
Dates
05/01/2018-10/15/2018
Event ID
ML-CAMPING

Beautiful, serene and fun RV, tent and cabin camping experiences for adults and families, organized church and not-for-profit groups. Nestled in the park-like setting along Myers Lake, you’ll find it easy to relax, fish, swim, boat, and play with friends or family.

You just can’t beat Myers Lake Campground for great family recreation and relaxation. Family fun is our goal, and with an emphasis on great Christian service, we strive to make your visit with us the best it can be.

Our alcohol-free environment provides a safe and clean resort for your family to experience fun in the sun. Family includes your furry friends. Pets are always welcome when accompanied by a responsible owner who tends to their pet’s needs. Settle in to one of our campsites, and get out there and take part in our camp activities!  Enjoy worship by the lake every Sunday morning.  www.myerslake.org

Individual and group sites available by reservation (some walk-ins may be available depending on dates). Cabins for 4 to 8 people available by reservation.

To make reservations: email info@myerslake.come or call 810-266-4511.

Wesley Woods

Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
$89 per person
Grades
All ages
Dates
10/19/2018-10/21/2018
Event ID

CRAFTERS WELCOME

Enjoy time for scrapbooking in Wesley Woods’ spacious Dining Hall. Each participant will get their own table space to spread out for the entire event. Registration deadline is October 12. See Registration Form and Event Poster. Questions? Contact wesleywoodscampdirector@umcamping.org.

Included in retreat:

  • Technique Demos
  • Use of Cricut on site
  • 6 Meals and Snacks
  • Two Nights Lodging (plenty of lower bunks in our Main, Daisy and Trillium Lodges
  • WiFi

SCHEDULE

Friday

3pm-7pm Check in

Open Crafting time

6pm Buffet Dinner

Saturday

Open Crafting Time

8am Devotions

8:30am Breakfast

10am Trip to Scrapaloo

12:30pm Lunch

5:30pm Dinner

Sunday

Open Crafting Time

8am Devotions

8:30am Breakfast

12:30pm Lunch (eat in or to go)

1pm Check out

Title
Cost
Grades
ages 18-30 (out of high school)
Dates
01/18/2019-08/20/2019
Event ID
WW19CWB
Title
Cost
$60
Grades
9-12
Dates
02/01/2019-02/02/2019
Event ID
WW19HSWB

Come have a blast in the snow, play lots of games, spend time with old friends, make some new ones, and get in some great worship. We welcome individuals and youth groups. The more friends, the more fun, so bring all your people with you! We can’t wait to see you! For more information, call Wesley Woods Camp, 269-721-8291.

Title
Cost
$60
Grades
6-8
Dates
02/08/2019-02/09/2019
Event ID
WW18MSWB

Winter Blast is the best way to beat the winter blahs! For one night and two days prepare to get Seriously Ridiculous with night tubing behind the pool house, broomball on the lake, awesome times in chapel together, and so much more! We welcome individuals and youth groups. We can’t wait to see you! For more information, call Wesley Woods Camp, 269-721-8291.

Title
Cost
$399
Grades
10-13
Dates
06/16/2019-06/22/2019
Event ID
WW19HSC

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Dean: Kelsey Werner, hscamp@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$399
Grades
6-9
Dates
06/23/2019-06/29/2019
Event ID
WW19EPIC

 

Deans: Joe and Kate Hogoboom, epic@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$399
Grades
6-9
Dates
07/07/2019-07/13/2019
Event ID
WW19CIA
Title
Cost
$399
Grades
4-6
Dates
07/14/2019-07/20/2019
Event ID
WW19GLOW

 

Deans: Jon Sherwood; Erin Charnley; Alyshia Garrett;  act456@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$199
Grades
1-3
Dates
07/14/2019-07/17/2019
Event ID
WW18GLM1

 

Deans: Jon Sherwood, Erin Charnley, Alyshia Garrett,  act456@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$199
Grades
1-3
Dates
07/17/2019-07/20/2019
Event ID
WW19GLM2

 

 

Deans: Jon Sherwood, Erin Charnley, Alyshia Garrett, act456@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
399
Grades
2-6
Dates
07/21/2019-07/27/2019
Event ID
WW19IGN

 

Deans: Ryan and Kim Whitney, act123@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$199
Grades
K-2
Dates
07/21/2019-07/24/2019
Event ID
WW19IGM1

 

Deans: Ryan and Kim Whitney, act123@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out, 10 am

Title
Cost
$199
Grades
K-2
Dates
07/24/2019-07/27/2019
Event ID
WW19IGM2

 

Deans:  Ryan and Kim Whitney, act123@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$399
Grades
4-6
Dates
07/28/2019-08/03/2019
Event ID
WW19UNS

 

Dean: Kelsey Werner, act789@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$199
Grades
1-4
Dates
07/28/2019-07/31/2019
Event ID
WW1UNM1

 

Dean: Kelsey Werner, act789@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$199
Grades
1-4
Dates
07/31/2019-08/03/2019
Event ID
WW19UNM2

 

Dean: Kelsey Werner, act789@wesleywoodscamp.com

Check-in: 3 pm; check-out 10 am

Title
Cost
$399
Grades
7-13
Dates
08/04/2019-08/09/2019
Event ID
WW19MIS

Check-in 3 pm; check out Friday 10 am

Title
Cost
$165 for one grandparent and one child; additional children $35 each
Grades
Grades K-7 with Adult
Dates
08/09/2019-08/12/2019
Event ID
WW19GRA

This camp provides an opportunity for grandparents to bring one or more of their precious grandchildren (ages 5-13) to share songs, games, Bible stories, and more. Spend a weekend enjoying the many activities at camp, celebrate Christmas in August together, and create memories that will last.

Check-in 3:00 pm; check-out 10:00 am

Title
Cost
Grades
Families
Dates
08/16/2019-08/18/2019
Event ID
WW19FAM

Check-in 3:00 pm; check-out 10:00 am.