Upcoming Camp Events

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Judson Collins Center

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
$125 per person with optional workshop fees
Grades
Adult women
Dates
11/08/2019-11/10/2019
Event ID
JC19WCR

You deserve to relax and be spoiled on the shores of Wampler Lake in Southeast Michigan’s beautiful Irish Hills. Enjoy an entire weekend of crafts just in time for holiday gift giving, delicious food you don’t have to cook, and refreshing worship for your soul. Bring your own projects and/or enjoy any of our optional craft projects. Everyone welcome.

Scheduled craft workshops:

  • Peace Pole Painting ($25 – two time blocks)
    We’ll have examples and inspiration for you to paint your own 36-inch Peace Pole.
    Instruction and supplies included.
  • Christmas Wreaths ($15 – one time block)
    Festive decorations bring joy to your home and those who visit. Make this fun holiday wreath for yourself or a gift.

The cost is $125 per person. Registration deadline is October 28th.

Check in: 7 pm Check out: 10 am

Title
Cost
$75 per person with optional workshop fees additional
Grades
Adult women
Dates
11/09/2019-11/09/2019
Event ID
JC19WCRS

You deserve to relax and be spoiled on the shores of Wampler Lake in Southeast Michigan’s beautiful Irish Hills. Enjoy an entire day of crafts just in time for holiday gift giving, delicious food you don’t have to cook, and refreshing worship for your soul. Bring your own projects and/or enjoy any of our optional craft projects. Everyone welcome.

Scheduled craft workshops:

  • Peace Pole Painting ($25 – two time blocks)
    We’ll have examples and inspiration for you to paint your own 36-inch Peace Pole.
    Instruction and supplies included.
  • Christmas Wreaths ($15 – one time block)
    Festive decorations bring joy to your home and those who visit. Make this fun holiday wreath for yourself or a gift.

The cost is $75 per person. Registration deadline is October 28th.

Check in, 9 am; checkout 9 pm.

Title
Cost
$0
Grades
Adults
Dates
01/18/2020-01/20/2020
Event ID
JC20SNA

This is the registration for adults for the Snow Zone event. Registration for adults is free, but required.

One adult required for each gender for housing purposes, max 8 guests per room.

Registration deadline is January 6th.

Check-in 10 am; checkout 10 am.

Title
Cost
$135 per person, $115 for 5+ people
Grades
6-12
Dates
01/18/2020-01/20/2020
Event ID
JC20SNOW

You don’t have to wait for summer to have fun at Judson Collins! Snow Zone at Judson Collins puts a winter twist on camp: with tubing, a snow sculpture contest, a live worship band and great speakers to lift you up for the new year, plus your favorite camp games, a hot cocoa bar and extreme snow cones! Come with your youth group or on your own.

$135/person individual (we provide chaperones), or $115/person for groups of five or more (adult chaperones required and FREE). 1 adult required for each gender for housing purposes, max 8 guests per room.

Registration deadline is January 6th.

Check-in 10 am; checkout 10 am.

Title
Cost
$20/student, adults free. Optional overnight stay additional $30/person
Grades
6-12, adults
Dates
03/21/2020-03/21/2020
Event ID
JC20SCR

Praise music, engaging speakers, hands-on workshops, and camp fun add another dynamic level to your confirmation program.

$20 per student includes lunch and day programming. Make it a one-night retreat for an additional $30 per person per night (adult chaperones are required and FREE). One adult is required for each gender for housing purposes, with a maximum of eight guests per room.

The event runs from 9 am to 5 pm.

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Lake Huron Retreat Center

Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Single Occupancy: $135 Double Occupancy: $110
Grades
Adult
Dates
02/10/2020-02/11/2020
Event ID
LH20WSR
Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during meal times.  Your time is your own!
Dietary needs can be easily accommodated by contacting the Center Office in advance (810-327-6272).
Arrive anytime after 10:00 am.  Departure is by 4:00 pm.
Title
Cost
$170
Grades
Adult
Dates
02/14/2020-02/16/2020
Event ID
LH20GTW

This is a weekend retreat designed for adults with special needs.  Come and enjoy crafts, music, Bible stories, worship and much more!  A nurse and experienced counselors will be here to care for guests. Cost is $170 per person and includes two nights of lodging, four meals, snacks and craft supplies.

Check in: 4 pm Check out: 11 am

Title
Cost
Single Occupancy: $135 Double Occupancy: $110
Grades
Adults
Dates
04/13/2020-04/14/2020
Event ID
LH20SPSR
Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during meal times.  Your time is your own!
Dietary needs can be easily accommodated by contacting the Center Office in advance (810-327-6272).
Arrive anytime after 10:00 am.  Departure is by 4:00 pm.
Title
Cost
$330
Grades
Adults
Dates
06/23/2020-06/27/2020
Event ID
LH20GT2

Adults with mental and/or physical challenges enjoy crafts, outdoor recreation, swimming, music, drama, and Bible study. Interested campers should contact Site Director Ann Emerson at 810-327-6272 to determine availability at the camp.

Title
Cost
$330
Grades
Adults
Dates
07/14/2020-07/18/2020
Event ID
LH20GT1

Adults with mental and/or physical challenges enjoy crafts, outdoor recreation, swimming, music, drama, and Bible study. Interested campers should contact Site Director Ann Emerson at 810-327-6272 to determine availability at the camp.

Title
Cost
Commuter: $80Single Occupancy: $245Double Occupancy: $205Triple Occupancy: $172
Grades
Adults
Dates
08/04/2020-08/06/2020
Event ID
LH20LSI

A retreat for seniors to come to the lakeshore for Bible study, music, campfires, outdoor recreation, and relaxation along the waterfront.

Title
Cost
Single Occupancy: $135 Double Occupancy: $110
Grades
Adults
Dates
08/10/2020-08/11/2020
Event ID
LH20SUSR
Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during meal times.  Your time is your own!
Dietary needs can be easily accommodated by contacting the Center Office in advance (810-327-6272).
Arrive anytime after 10:00 am.  Departure is by 4:00 pm.
Title
Cost
Commuter: $65 Single Occupancy: $156 Double Occupancy: $131 Triple Occupancy: $120
Grades
Adults
Dates
09/11/2020-09/12/2020
Event ID
LH20JNC

An overnight retreat for all adults who love music! Arrive Friday evening and jump right into rehearsals and fellowship. Rehearsals continue throughout 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. This is open to individuals, as well as choral groups from local churches.

Title
Cost
Single Occupancy: $135 Double Occupancy: $110
Grades
Adults
Dates
10/05/2020-10/06/2020
Event ID
LH20FSR
Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during meal times.  Your time is your own!
Dietary needs can be easily accommodated by contacting the Center Office in advance (810-327-6272).
Arrive anytime after 10:00 am.  Departure is by 4:00 pm.

Lake Michigan

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
05/01/2019-10/15/2019
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. Now taking reservations for 2019!

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

Platform canvas tents & cabins: Available by reservation

  • Our campground is open to the public and offers a positive Christian camping experience for individuals, families, groups and churches.
  • 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.
  • Bikes and kayaks available to registered campers.
  • Calendar of Events
  • Map

Individual Reservations: email campgroundregistrations@umcamping.org or call 989-272-1116.

Group Reservations:  Lake Michigan Camp & Retreat Office, 231-869-5627 or lakemichigancampdirector@umcamping.org.

 

Title
Cost
$135 per person, $115 for 5+ people
Grades
9-12
Dates
02/14/2020-02/16/2020
Event ID
LM20HSW

Tour the winter wonderland of Lake Michigan during an relaxed President’s Day weekend. Make new friends and renew friendships of the past during this weekend full of wild winter games, crafts, snow tubing or ice hockey, a service project, snow painting, dig deeper in the Bible, and late nights around the fireplace drinking hot cocoa.

Deans: Becky Burton and Joel Hamstra

Questions? Call Lake Michigan Camp & Retreat, 231-869-5317 or email lakemichigancampdirector@umcamping.org

Check-in 7 pm; checkout noon.

Lakeview Camp

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Variable based on amenities and facilities used.
Grades
Dates
05/01/2019-10/15/2019
Event ID

Camping Season:  May 1 to October 15. Now taking reservations for 2019.

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

Our peaceful 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 six cabins available.

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

Reservations:
Office: 989-352-6896
lakeviewfamilycampdirector@umcamping.org

 

Wesley Woods

Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Ages 3 - 12: $65, Ages 13+: $110
Grades
Families
Dates
11/01/2019-11/03/2019
Event ID
WW19FFC

Explore the camp, enjoy a relaxing fall weekend, and have some family fun November 1-3! Enjoy go karts, archery, canoeing, kayaking, playground, inside/outside games, campfires, and crafts! You are also welcome to bring your own games to share (of course some activities are weather dependent). Sunday morning, we will attend a local United Methodist Church for worship.

Come and spend a leisure weekend using our Retreat Center, share delicious meals prepared for you and your family, all while under the November skies at Wesley Woods. Our schedule is flexible, so you can check out local attractions, shopping centers, or just spend quiet time as a family at camp. Check-in is from 6-8 pm on Friday, and check-out is Sunday by noon. Cost includes lodging and four meals: $110 per adult (13 and over), $65 per child (3-11). Registration deadline is Monday, October 28.

Title
Cost
$60
Grades
9-12
Dates
01/24/2020-01/25/2020
Event ID
WW20HSWB

Come have a blast in the snow, play lots of games, make new friends and reconnect with old ones, and get in some great worship. Bring your youth group or come on your own. The more friends, the more fun! For more information, contact the camp at 269-721-8291.

Check in: 6 pm Check out: 12 pm

Title
Cost
$60
Grades
6-8
Dates
02/07/2020-02/08/2020
Event ID
WW20MSWB

Winter Blast is the best way to beat the winter blahs! Crazy fun with night tubing behind the pool house, broomball on the lake, awesome times in chapel together, and so much more! For more information, contact the camp at 269-721-8291.

Check in: 6 pm Check out: 12 pm

Title
Cost
$60
Grades
3-5
Dates
02/21/2020-02/22/2020
Event ID
WW20EWB

Who says camp is just for summer? You’ll love the fun found at Winter and find new ways to connect with God and friends! For more information, contact the camp at 269-721-8291.

Check in: 6 pm Check out: 12 pm