Vacation Bible School

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Vacation Bible School 2016 is almost here! It will be June 20-24 from 1 -5 p.m.Our theme this year is Adventures in Jesus. Our children’s offering this year will go to the Plymouth St. Ministry.

This VBS promises to be an adventure full of fun! Plus, kids walk away with a rock-solid faith that they can rely on God when life gets tough. Join our adventure team―register to be a part of Adventures in Jesus VBS!​

Cost of VBS is FREE!! T-Shirts are only $10.00 each. Register by clicking here.

We are a little less than a month away and we need your help. Please keep an eye out for our donation board in the hallway next to the Upper Fellowship Hall  We are collecting decorations items like climbing robes, climbing gear, lanterns, tents for decoration, backpacks, any climbing gear.
We are in need of help in the following areas:

Before Vacation Bible School (Dates and times will vary and can be determined by the volunteer):
Decorating: helps decorate spaces per lead decorators request
Gathering and organizing materials: separates materials per day per activity
Shopping for items: Helps with the shopping for VBS supplies

The week of VBS (times will vary depending on activity):
Teachers for PK need one more, K need two, Grades 1-2 need two, Grades 3-4 need one more, and Grade 5 need one more (work all day).
Snack crew (works 1:45-4:15 p.m.) need 2- 4: organize snack and give to students.
Craft crew (works 1:45-4:15 p.m.) need 2-4: instructs students on crafts and helps them complete it.
Game crew (works 1:45-4:15 p.m.) need 2-4: instructs students on the games.
Music crew (works 1 to 1:30 p.m. and again at 4:40-5 p.m.) need 2: helps with the power point.

Fill out this information sheet to volunteer.

Decorating team – we will meet on the following days and times, please let us know if you are able to come and help any or all of these days. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Decorating leader, Jeremy Hatleli at 715-590-2126. The more people we get to help the lighter the work load will be.
Before VBS: Decorating Crew: Work days will be Monday’s, Tuesday’s 6:30-8:30 p.m.
We will have instructions up in all work areas and people are free to come in during office hours and complete any work that is on the list as long as supplies are there to use.

Supply Coordinator- This person will help separate all supplies and help place in designated areas. This would work best if it is done with two people. Dates and times to do supplies will depend on the supply coordinators schedule, however all supplies will need to be separated before VBS on June 20-24.

During Vacation Bible School
Registration Team– This will consist of 2 people who are able to come on June 20-24 from 11:30-1 p.m. and help check kids in. We still one more to help here.

KidVid Cinema- These people will lead multiple 20 minutes video sessions each day of VBS during June 20-24 –  1-5 p.m. Please note that the children’s teachers or shepherds will be with the kids. All you have to do is introduce the movie and press play! All materials to lead this session are provided with a step by step instructions. We are still in need of one to help.

Games– We are in need of 2 people to help aid in this multiple 20 minute session during June 20-24 – 1-5 p.m. Please note that the children’s teachers or shepherds will be with the kids. All you have to do is lead Games and have fun playing games with the kids. All materials to lead this session are provided with a step by step instructions.

Bible Expeditions – We are in need of 2 people who can lead this time of Bible Exploration in this multiple 20 minute sessions during June 20-24 – 1-5 p.m. All materials to lead this session are provided with a step by step instructions.

Service – We are in need of 3 people to help lead 1 group each during our 50 minute service time during June 20-24 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. All materials to lead this session are provided with a step by step instructions. Most service projects will take place off site. Please note that service is only for grades 1-5 so we can go off site, also note that the children’s teachers or shepherds will be with the kids. All you have to do is have  a hear to service and be ready to watch God transform these kids hearts!

Shepherds/teachers – We are in need of the following age groups for shepherds/teachers: 1 Preschool aid, 2 teachers for kindergarten; 1 for Grade 1-2; 1 for Grade 3-4; 1 for Grade 5. You will be responsible for helping kids get from point A to B, engage with the kids and have fun learning. Pre-k and K will have the additional responsibility of leading their class in the Exploration Station as well as the free time.

Clean up crew–  We need people to help clean and put things away after VBS. Work days are: Monday, June 27, noon to 4 p.m., June 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., June 29, 6-8 p.m. and June 30 if needed.

If you are interested in any of the items listed, please contact Jenny via email or at the church office. The sign-up sheet is also on the VBS registration table.