VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 2016
July 11-15, 2016 at Walcamp in Kingston
Elementary Camper Registration form
Preschool Camper Registration form
Youth Registration form
Walcamp Release form
First United Methodist Church's Vacation Bible School is a daycamp which takes place at Walcamp in Kingston, Illinois.
Each of the links above include forms that must be completed, signed and returned to the church office. Please click here to read the letter from our Director of Christian Education.
Camp hours are:
- Preschool (children who are 4 or 5 years old by May 31, 2016): 9:20 a.m. to 12 noon
- Elementary (children entering 1st through 6th grade): 9:20 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Your child(ren) may be dropped off and picked up directly at the camp location (32653 Five Points Rd., Kingston) or may ride the bus from the church. Preschool and elementary children, as well as youth, taking the bus will need to be dropped off at the north parking lot at 8:45 a.m. All children and youth must check in with VBS volunteers.
Preschool bus will return to First UMC north parking lot at 12:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and at 3:00 p.m. on Friday. Elementary buses will return to First UMC north parking lot at 3:00 p.m. each day.
Youth Volunteer Training:
Youth volunteers are encouraged to participate as crew leaders or junior crew leaders. All youth must attend ONE of the training sessions before VBS. Training dates are June 19 and June 22.
Cost per child: (to help defray the costs of transportation, t-shirts and other supplies)
- Preschool Registration by 6/1: $35
- Preschool Registration after 6/24: $40
- Elementary Registration by 6/1: $50
- Elementary Registration after 6/24: $55
- Youth Volunteer by 6/10: $20
Maximum fee per family is $120.
Parent and Camper Handbook and registration forms are available on this site and in the church office. Completed registration forms, handbook signature page, Walcamp Release, and payment may be dropped off or mailed to: First United Methodist Church, 317 N. 4th Street, DeKalb, IL 60115.