Upcoming Camp Events

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Judson Collins Center

Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
$30
Grades
K-13
Dates
06/26/2019-11/15/2019
Event ID
JC20EARLY

To place a pre-registration deposit of $30 on an event to be chosen later.
Deposits placed in this event will later be transferred to the event of the customer’s choice, once events are established and publicized.

Until November 15, 2019, registration in this category also earns the $20 Early Bird Discount (to be applied once the camper is registered in their camp).

Title
Cost
$20/student, adults free. Optional overnight stay additional $30/person
Grades
6-12, adults
Dates
10/05/2019-10/05/2019
Event ID
JC19CRF

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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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.

Lake Huron Retreat Center

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Single, $151; Double, $126; Triple $115; Commuter, $60
Grades
Adult
Dates
09/06/2019-09/07/2019
Event ID
LH19ACR

 

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
$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

Lake Michigan

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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
$30
Grades
K-13
Dates
06/26/2019-11/15/2019
Event ID
LM20EARLY

To place a pre-registration deposit of $30 on an event to be chosen later.
Deposits placed in this event will later be transferred to the event of the customer’s choice, once events are established and publicized.

Until November 15, 2019, registration in this category also earns the $20 Early Bird Discount (to be applied once the camper is registered in their camp).

Title
Cost
Cabins: Top Bunk - $100, Bottom Bunk - $110; Retreat Center (Female only): Top Bunk - $120, Bottom Bunk - $130; Campsites: Please call 989-272-1116 to reserve
Grades
Ages 25+
Dates
10/11/2019-10/13/2019
Event ID
LM19FSR

Cost includes 3 meals: Saturday Breakfast & Dinner, Sunday Breakfast, Snacks, Hot Cocoa, Coffee, workshops and entertainment. Guest Speakers are Rev. Tim Broyles from Dexter UMC and Rev. Mandy Baldwin from Indianapolis, Indiana.

Arrive Friday in time for opening Fire Bowl at 7 pm.

Departure: Sunday 12 pm.

Lakeview Camp

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Variable based on amenities and facilities used.
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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

 

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Cost
Grades
Dates
07/04/2019-07/07/2019
Event ID

Holidays are extra special at Lakeview Family Campground. Thursday: Enjoy sparklers on the beach and watch the fireworks! Friday: Glow stick parade.

Make a reservation by calling 833-588-2267 option 1. Group reservations are made direct with the campground, 989-352-6896.

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08/29/2019-09/02/2019
Event ID

Holidays are extra special at Lakeview Family Campground.

Friday: Movie Night. Saturday: Glow Stick Walk. Sunday: Free Picnic

Make a reservation by calling 833-588-2267 option 1. Group reservations are made direct with the campground, 989-352-6896.

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09/20/2019-09/22/2019
Event ID

Fall begins at Lakeview Family Campground with a day filled with fun! Saturday: Hay rides, cider and donuts, pumpkin painting, crafts, trick or treating, costume contest (children and pets!), games, best decorated campsite contest.

Make a reservation by calling 833-588-2267 option 1. Group reservations are made direct with the campground, 989-352-6896.

Wesley Woods

Title
Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
$30
Grades
K-13
Dates
06/26/2019-11/15/2019
Event ID
WW20EARLY

To place a pre-registration deposit of $30 on an event to be chosen later.
Deposits placed in this event will later be transferred to the event of the customer’s choice, once events are established and publicized.

Until November 15, 2019, registration in this category also earns the $20 Early Bird Discount (to be applied once the camper is registered in their camp).

Title
Cost
$60
Grades
ages 18-30 (out of high school)
Dates
01/17/2020-01/18/2020
Event ID
WW20CWB

Whether you’re in college, working, both, or none, come back to camp and build on your foundation of faith in God and learn how to shape our whole lives around Jesus. Plus winter favorites, including broomball, human bowling, curling, tubing, and sledding. For more information, contact the camp at 269-721-8291.

Check-in 6 pm; checkout 12 noon.

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