Youth Programs and MinistryPhoto of campers.

2nd-3rd Grade

 

Mount Olivet Church offers a variety of programs forchildren and youth of all ages.  If you have questions regarding youth ministry, please contact a member of the youth ministry team or call the church office at 612.926.7651 for additional information regarding programs at either of our campus locations.

 

Click here to register for MEA Day Away  

September-May Programs
Sunday Church School
Join us as we introduce important Bible stories using storytelling, craft time and dramatic play.  Each week we build on the fundamentals of faith, learning about the stories in the Bible and God’s love for us.

Hosanna Choir
A choir designed for 2nd and 3rd graders who are now "reading to learn." Instruction focuses on expanding the child’s knowledge of music fundamentals, as well as beginning the process of reading music.

Summer
Camp Cheer

Camp Cheer at the Mpls Campus has been canceled

Questions: Katy Michaletz kmichaletz@mtolivet.org

Cathedral of the Pines Camp
Cathedral of the Pines, a youth camp located 260 miles north of Minneapolis, combines some of the best ingredients for a positive summer experience...prayer, praise, education and recreation. The camp schedule includes separate weeks for children entering third grade through high school graduating seniors. Adult and family retreats are offered throughout the camping season.

FunDays
One-day adventures for K-2nd graders and 3rd-6th graders in June and August. Click above for dates, details, and registration.

God's Kids Sing!
God's Kids Sing! is a fun-filled creative arts camp for children entering 1st through 6th grade. Every day participants will have a blast singing, moving, and making awesome art projects in sessions lead by professional educators and enthusiastic high school counselors. Bring a school friend and make some new ones - God's Kids Sing! is tons of fun for everyone!

King's Kids Camps
King's Kids Camps are held at our Retreat Center in Farmington, MN.  Students meet at either our Minneapolis or West Campus in the morning. Campers and counselors will have fun with outdoor and indoor activities, crafts, swimming (with a certified lifeguard), games, faith-building activities, chapel time, and so much more! Members, non-members, and friends welcome!

Vacation Bible School
Summer offers the perfect time for some of our youngest friends a chance to grow in their faith and make new friends through Vacation Bible School. Together we explore God’s great world and learn Bible stories, create crafts, play games and activities, and sing songs in a special 4-morning summer adventure.  Available at both campuses.

Year-round
Children & Family Ministry Events
Whether it is through a special Advent family event or volunteering together on a service project, fun-filled, faith-building events are held throughout the year. Families or all shapes and sizes welcome.

Parents Share
Parents Share meets Wednesdays from 9:30-11am, and is FREE except for nominal childcare fees and three multi-week book discussions each year.  Come for great learning and conversation throughout the year. The group is facilitated by Marilyn Sharpe, a long-time parenting educator and Mount Olivet member.

Oct
28
October 28
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym
Nov
18
November 18
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym
Nov
18
November 18
Saturday 3:00 PM
Families are invited to join out Mount Olivet tradition of celebrating the important season of Advent! Each house is as unique as the family who designs it! $50/family includes a gingerbread house and frosting. Families should bring their own candies, cereals, and other decorations.
Minneapolis: Fellowship Hall- Minneapolis
Dec
16
December 16
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym
Jan
27
January 27
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym
Feb
10
February 10
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym
Mar
17
March 17
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym
Apr
14
April 14
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym
May
19
May 19
Saturday 9:00 AM
The cost is $5 per family. Don't forget a water bottle and your tennis shoes. Fun provided!
Minneapolis: Gym