Babygarten Spring Session

(Infants to 3yrs & Caregivers) Th 3/29-5/3 9:45-10:45am, Minneapolis Campus Nursery.
More than a playgroup or storytime, Babygarten provides pre-literacy skills for children in a faith-based environment. Amy Porthan, early childhood educator and Minneapolis nursery coordinator, will guide parents with activities and discussion on how to include God and faith with their child. $72 (6wks).

C&FM: Open Gym 

(1-6yrs & Caregivers) Sa 4/14 & 5/19 9-11am, Minneapolis Gym.
Run, jump, and play with your kiddos! Bring a water bottle and tennis shoes. Fun Provided! $5 per family. No registration. Questions: Amy Porthan 612.767.2224

Family Bingo Night

Su 4/22 4:30-6pm,  Minneapolis Fellowship Hall.
You’re invited to bring your family for a fun game night. We’ll play a few rounds of bingo and conclude with a yummy dinner. Join us for this first of its kind spring family event! $15 per family includes dinner. 

First Communion

(6th Gr) Su 4/29, West  11am worship service, Minneapolis 12noon worship service.
Bring your 6th-grader to Fellowship Hall to check in ( W 10:30am,  M 11:30am). The group will process into church and sit as a class. After the service, pick up your 6th-grader in Fellowship Hall. To have your student’s name included in the bulletin for the service, each student and a parent must have attend one of the First Communion classes that were offered in March. No new classes are being offered.

The Baby Bunch: A New Moms' Group

(Newborns-6mos & Moms) W 5/9-5/30 10-11am, Minneapolis Nursery.
Join other moms and babies for fellowship, conversation, and a weekly devotion by Nursery Coordinator Amy Porthan. No cost. No registration. Questions: Amy Porthan 612.767.2224

Summer Youth Programs

Vacation Bible School 
(4yrs-2nd Gr as of Sep 1, 2018) at Minneapolis & West M 6/18-Th 6/21 9-11:45am Each Day. 
Howdy Partner! We hope y’all can giddy-up and join us for our Western Round-Up – the theme for our fun and faith-filled Vacation Bible School! Our mornings will feature Bible Stories, music, arts and crafts, story time, games, snack time, and more. Children will earn their spurs as they learn how Jesus brings people together – to care for us, to provide for us, lead us, and forgive us. We will conclude our week with a picnic. Yee-haw! $45.

VBS Volunteers
(7th-12th Gr+) Volunteer contacts: Maxwell Jones 612.767.2285 or Josh Nelson 612.767.2284

God’s Kids Sing!
(1st-6th Gr) Minneapolis Campus M 6/25-F 6/29 9am-4pm Each Day (Bus from W). 
God’s Kids Sing! is a fun-filled creative arts camp. Every day participants will have a blast singing, moving, and making awesome art projects in sessions led by professional educators and enthusiastic high school counselors. Bring a friend and make new friends – GKS! is tons of fun for everyone! $170 ($20 for early 8am drop-off or bus).

GKS! Counselors 
(9th-12th Gr+). Contact: Carah Hart

Summer Preschool Sampler
(3-4yrs) Tu-Th 7/11-7/13, 9-11:30am Daily,  Preschool Classrooms. Find out what preschool is all about! Join us for art, music, circle time, snacks, and games. $50. 

Camp Cheer 
(K-2nd Gr)  Tu-Th 7/24-7/26 9am-11:30am. 
Rah! Rah! Rah! Mother /daughter team Amee and Betty LiaBraaten invite you to learn cheer basics, create crafts, and perform a routine for your families on the last morning! Betty is a cheerleader at Edina and Amee is a Physical Education teacher in the Edina Schools; both have volunteered as Sunday Church School teachers for years! Their cheerleading friends will help lead this fun and faith-filled camp. $35 includes crafts, t-shirt, and pompoms. 

King’s Kids Day Camp 
(K-2nd Gr) 7/30- 8/2 8:30am-4:30pm Each Day, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center (Bus from Mpls & West).
Need an ark? We Noah guy! Come two by two and explore your faith in the ideal camp setting at the Mount Olivet Retreat Center! Meet new friends, and share in fellowship as we learn about Noah’s Ark. $150 ($50 nonrefundable) includes bus, lunch, snacks, activities, t-shirt, and crafts. KK Counselors (9th-12th Gr+).

King’s Kids Day Camp
(K-2nd Gr) 8/13- 8/15 8:30am-4:30pm Each Day, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center (Bus from Mpls & West). Come to the water and have a splashing good time for our second week of King’s Kids Camp! Spend time with friends, play games, and share in fellowship as we learn about stories of water in the Bible. $115 ($50 nonrefundable) includes bus, lunch, snacks, activities, t-shirt, and crafts. KK Counselors (9th-12th Gr+)