Upcoming Youth Events

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2017 Summer Youth Events

CANADA MISSION TRIP      JUNE 22-30       8th-12th grade
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We will be camping at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park near Thunderbay Canada. While at Sleeping Giant we will be spending time helping the park rangers care for God’s creation. This may include painting tables, clearing brush, trimming trees, breaking trails, or hauling wood. We will also have some fun hiking, swimming, campfires, visiting tourist attractions, fishing, canoeing, learning about God and creation, and much more!

Cost $365 includes transportation, camping fees, meals, service sites, and entrance fees. (Students 18 and under only need a birth certificate to cross the US Canadian border while traveling with the church group.)      Register Here

MINNEAPOLIS MISSION TRIP      JULY 9-15       8th-12th grade

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Students 8th through 12th grade will be staying at the Russ Ewald retreat center in Minneapolis and will be serving a variety of organizations that deal with homelessness and other social justice issues. This summer mission trip will include service opportunities during the day, learning, worship, and fellowship in the evening. This event challenges participants to think about others and to look at the world from the perspective of those living in poverty.

The cost is $365 that includes meals, transportation, lodging, and program fees.    Register Here

 

MINNEAPOLIS MISSION TRIP       July 9-15       6th-7th grade
minn2Students 6th through 7th grade will be staying at the Russ Ewald retreat center in Minneapolis and will be serving a variety of organizations that deal with homelessness and other social justice issues. This summer mission trip will include service opportunities during the day, learning, worship, and fellowship in the evening. This event challenges participants to think about others and to look at the world from the perspective of those living in poverty.

The cost is $365 that includes meals, transportation, lodging, and program fees.     Register Here

VBS       JUNE 12-16         Kindergarten-6th grade
vbsVacation Bible School will take place at Joy Lutheran Church in Prescott, WI. This event is offered in partnership with Luther Park Bible Camp. Luther Park Counselors will essentially bring the camp program to us. All children from the community are invited to participate in this great event!

The Luther Park Staff will be leading the program along with some volunteers from Prescott. The children will be involved in crafts, games, singing, recreational activities, Bible study, and MORE!

MondayFriday 12 noon -5pm for children going into 1st-6th grade,
MondayFriday 12noon -3pm for children going into Kindergarten.  All children are asked to bring a sack lunch.

Register Here

MIDDLE SCHOOL CAMPING TRIP      JULY 16-18       
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3 days 2 nights of wilderness fun! July 16-18 at Willow River State Park near Hudson WI. Camping, fishing, hiking, good food, friends, and fun!! Cost is $65. This trip is for students going into 6th, 7th, and 8th grade.  Sunday, July 16th, we depart from Joy Church at 2pm and return to Joy Church Tuesday, July 18th at 2pm. Contact Christy for additional details 715.441.6366.

RSVP by Clicking here!

 

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

October 8 ~ His Arms Walk-a thon 10am-12noon ~ Prescott Track
October 15 ~ Pie making for Malawi 9am-12noon ~ Joy Lutheran
October 22-23 ~ Shanty Town check in 5pm October 22
Event ends 10:15am on Sunday October 23

November 4-5 ~ Service Retreat ~ Minneapolis, MN
November 6 ~ Help the Homeless
November 11-12 ~ Shift 6/7 Youth Lock In
November 18-20 ~ TEC 106 ~ Minnetonka, MN (9th -12th grade)

December 17&18 ~ Joy Christmas Program
December 24 ~ Caroling at The Care Center
December ~ Mary’s Place ~ Minneapolis, MN

January 3 ~ Sharing and Caring Hands ~ Minneapolis, MN
January 16 ~ MLK Volunteer Day

February 23-25 ~ 9th Grade Retreat (Depart after School return around 12noon)

April 16 ~ Easter Breakfast, 6am-12pm

May TBA ~ Joy Plant Market

JUNE ~ Vacation Bible School
Summer Youth Mission Trip
Faith Works