5th-6th Grade Girls
5th-6th Grade Boys
Camps begin with a focus on friendship, inclusion and Kindness, a fruit of the Holy Spirit. Activities center around new experiences and adventures. Themes reinforce basic tenets of our Catholic Faith; God’s great love for us, Gratitude, God’s Mercy, Joy and stories of the saints. For students entering grades 5 through 7.
Camps begin with an invitation to the great adventure to live the virtue Faith. Jr. High Campers learn to relate experiences of friends, family and personal identity to a deeper connection with Christ. Discussions include, recognizing God’s presence, seeing ourselves through God’s eyes and the beauty of encountering God through prayer and the sacraments. For students entering grades 7 through 9.
Camps build on a teen’s sense of beginning to chart their own course. Choices and decisions are a focus, especially knowing God in a busy, noisy, fast-moving world. Campers are encouraged to express themselves in counselor-led discussions with their peers. Faithfulness in prayer, extending Mercy to others and working to be a voice for positive and Christian ideals are themes. For students entering grades 9 through 12.
High School Leadership
Leadership camps move more deeply into themes of discipleship with a special focus on teens witnessing their Faith in their home communities. The camp is open to those drawn to leadership and is part of a year-long diocesan leadership development program, Catholic Youth Coalition Board which helps provide support for diocesan youth ministry events including the annual Diocesan Youth Convention. For students entering grades 9 through 12.