Summer Family Camp
Family travelers take note: summer camp isn’t just for children anymore. Riverside's Summer Family Camp provides an action-packed, cost compassionate family vacation with lots of opportunities for bonding, learning and, of course, adventure. If your idea of a great family vacation is playing outside, having fun with your kids and taking some time to rest and relax then Riverside’s Summer Family Camp is an excellent choice for you!
Meet Our Speaker:Jedidiah Haas is passionate about helping people meet, know, and follow Jesus. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Kendra, and they are blessed to have two children.
Jedidiah is a baseball fan and loves coaching any sport his son wants to play, which currently includes baseball, basketball, and football. When he is not making dinner, working out, dating his wife, playing at the park with his children, he loves to read and write.
He has been a pastor for 14 years and is excited to see many faithful men and women get clarity, confidence, and courage to train disciple-makers within their home and circle of influence.
Check in begins at 4:00pm on Friday. We will have our first gathering together at 5:30pm and then after dinner, we will have our first session together as well as fun family activities and a night game for the Children. Saturday morning consists of family devotions, morning worship and a trip to River Hills Farm. Saturday afternoon is family free time where family's set their own pace by choosing from a variety of activities offered including swimming, tubing, archery, nature hikes and more. New this year is Kayaking! Saturday evening includes our third session together as well as family activities, camp fires, and night games. The weekend program will conclude after Sunday worship and lunch.
Swimming, Tubing, Kayaking, Wagon Ride, Paintball, Farm Visit, Hex ball, Volleyball, Nine Square, Free Time, Group Games, Nature Hikes, Campfire, Night Games and more. note: Paintball includes an extra fee of $10 per player.
There will be four sessions throughout the family camp weekend - Friday evening, Saturday morning, Saturday evening and Sunday morning. Worship sessions will include worship for children and adults along with teaching for adults and families. Childcare is provided for newborn-10.
There is no need for cooking or doing dishes this weekend! We provide delicious and plentiful home cooked meals from Friday supper through Sunday lunch. Additional snacks may be purchased at the Snack Shack (canteen) when it is open throughout the weekend.
Each family has their own room or cabin. Depending on capacity, singles may share a room in the retreat center or in a cabin with other singles of the same gender. Some cabins have restroom facilities including showers, other cabins use the main restroom facility which also has showers.
Now is the time to take a weekend out of your busy summer schedule to spend some time with your family and realign your focus on Him - you won't regret it!