2024 Family Activities

     2024 Family Afternoon Activities (scroll down for Evenings):

 

Both Fridays (July 19th  & 26th)

12:30pm Bike Hike to Wallum Lake from DCM (bring a bag lunch) swimming, etc.

DCM has several Bicycles (especially children's sizes) available for your family to borrow.

16&17 year olds who have a parent/guardian at camp are welcome with or without their family.

 

Saturday (20th)

 TBD

 

Monday (22nd)

 Youth Day & Youth Service

 

 Family Overnight CampOut and Fishing @dawn followed by full day Tuesday Family Activities

 

Tuesday (23rd)

 All Afternoon Family Activities & Sessions

5:15AM Parent-Kids fishing (some poles available by request)

8:45 Flag Raising & Family Hour

Etc.........

 

 

Wednesday (24th)

 Family swimming/relaxing Outing at a private beach on Wallum Lake 

Meet at Dininghall 12:30pm to carpool (buy lunch at camp or bring your own)

Possible boating this year as well

 

Thursday (25th)

 TBD

 

Friday (26th)

  Bike Hike both Fridays

 

Saturday (27th)

 TBD

 

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      2024 Family Evening Activities:

 

Both Fridays (July 19th  & 26th)

12:30pm Bike Hike to Wallum Lake from DCM (bring a bag lunch) swimming, etc.

DCM has several Bicycles (especially children's sizes) available for your family to borrow.

16&17 year olds who have a parent/guardian at camp are welcome with or without their family.

 

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2023 Family Activities:

Both Fridays (July 21st  & 28th)

12:30pm Bike Hike to Wallum Lake from DCM (bring a bag lunch) swimming, etc.

DCM has several Bicycles (especially children's sizes) available for your family to borrow.

16&17 year olds who have a parent/guardian at camp are welcome with or without their family.

 

Saturday (22nd) Family/Youth Day part #1

      Rock Painting followed by Sports & Activities & Sessions

 

Monday (24th) Family swimming/relaxing Outing at Fairwoods 

Meet at Dininghall 12:30pm to carpool (buy lunch at camp or bring your own)

 

Tuesday (25th)

 

Wednesday (26th) Family swimming/relaxing Outing at a private beach on Wallum Lake 

Meet at Dininghall 12:30pm to carpool (buy lunch at camp or bring your own)

 

Thursday (27th)

 

Friday (28th) Bike Hike (same as 21st)

 

Saturday (29th) 11:45 Leave DCM for "Day Of Hope" Cookout & Concerts

          (at "Cafe At The Mill"  45 River St. in Millbury, MA -- 20 min from DCM)

          Return to DCM for 1:30/2pm FCA Youth/Family Day Activities

 

 

Other afternoons include sports, hikes, Fairwoods, yards games, water games,

Other possibilities that cost are Water Slides, Smithwick Zoo,...

 

 

2022 - Monitor this Family/Youth page for Adjustments (due primarily to weather).

Family devotions, bike hikes, swimming, service projects, crafts, volleyball,

yard games, geo-caching, gaga ball, scavenger hunt,

water games, outings to Fairwoods & Douglas Water Slides

plus Evening Afterglows, Christian movies, etc.

 

8:45am Daily Flag-Raising

(Followed by FAMILY HOUR (Mon-Sat) at DCM Park

 

Fri.15th 7pm Family Concert John Waller; Nancy Marshall

(affordable refreshments after every service)

              9:30pm Camp-fire at DCM park

 

Sat.16th  Afternoon: 12:30 BIKE HIKE to Wallum Lake from DCM. Meet at our bridge & bring bag lunch and modest swim suit. We will transport coolers there by vehicle. We have a few extra bikes available to lend you!

               Northbridge Fireworks (caravan from front gate 8:30pm)

               Optional Camp-Fire @ DCM park

 

Sun.17th   12:45 Child Evangelism Fellowship program @DCM park

                 3-5pm Walk to Morse Pond

                9/9:15pm Family Movie: "Courageous" in DH

 

Monday-Sat.  10AM @Dininghall - Bible Studies and Growth Groups for most all ages.

 

Mon. 18th   Afternoon Activity!: Weather appropriate games near DiningHall. Possible Fishing Derby at Morse Pond

    9/9:15pm Christian movie "End Of The Spear"

 

Tues.19th  Afternoon Activity:

     1pm Carpool To Fairwoods Christian Recreation Society or meet there between 1:20-4:30 (directions below) Family swimming, fishing, playscape, etc.

     9/9:15pm Campfire (weather permitting) TBD.

 

Wed. 20th  YOUTH/FAMILY DAY

 ONE DAY, Inter-generational

 YOUTH RETREAT

($11 + offering includes Lunch and Supper)

10am Youth Bible Studies

11:45am Lunch $6.00 @DiningHall

12:15 Introduction to Retreat - outside DH

12:30 Sports Tournaments @Field

Volleyball/Newcomb/Pickle-ball

Geo-caching/Table Tennis

1:10 Water-break & Session #1

  with Pastor David Dorn @Pavilion

1:30 Basketball or Cross Net

2pm Session #2 with DD

2:40 Activities

3:10 Girls Session #3 (DD/Sarah)

        Boys Service Project

3:35 Pizza & Ice Cream Break (no charge)

4pm Boys Session #3 (DD/Joel)

        Girls Service Project

4:25 Change/Get-ready for Morse Pond

4:35 Hike & Swimming @Morse Pond

5:40 Return to Camp & change

Worship Bands prep w/Aaron

6pm Supper $5 @DH

6:30 Session #4 @Tabernacle

 Prayer/Prep/Vision-casting (Pastor DaveB)

7pm Youth-Led Service (offering money)

8:30 Affordable Refreshments @DH

9pm Rachel DeLong Concert @DCM Park

        (Love offering)

 

Head to cabin, tent, RV, home TRANSFORMED

by the Love and Truth of Jesus Christ

 

No wandering off; Youth leaders/parents responsible for youth; Please avoid cellphone use at camp

 

Thurs. 21st  Afternoon Activity: Geo-caching, Table-Tennis, Yard-games,...

                    9/9:30pm Christian movie "Amazing Love".

 

Fri. 22nd  8:00/9am Special Bell Mounting Ceremony

     Afternoon - choice of

;    1pm Fairwooods

     1:45pm Douglas Waterslides 

     9pm Campfire

 

Sat. 23rd  12:30 BIKE HIKE to Wallum Lake from DCM.

Meet at our bridge & bring bag lunch and modest swim suit.

We will transport coolers there by vehicle.

We have a few extra bikes available to lend you!

    6pm possible Kid's ....

    8pm Face-Painting

    8:30/8:45 Family Variety Show or Movie: "__"

 

Sun.24th 12:45 Child Evangelism Fellowship @DCM park

                3pm Hike/Bike to Morse Pond

                6pm possible Kid's choir

                Clean-up Dininghall, etc.

 

Notes:

Service Projects/Chores available

Recreational Activities close 10 minutes prior to Services/Bible Studies

Please limit public use of cellphones and we strongly urge no use by youth

 

 

Addresses/Directions:

Morse Pond - Follow DCM "Trail To State Forest", Right on Trunk-Line trail

Fairwood's Christian Recreation Society 510 W. Hartford Ave.  (6 miles)

   (must be accompanied by a Fairwoods Member) Family swimming, fishing, playscape, etc.

Northbridge Fireworks - Lassel Field 171 Whitinsville, MA (7 miles)

Wallum Lake - Left onto SW Main.St, Left on Wallum Lake RD, left on Wallum Lake Park Rd.  (3 miles)

     Parking Fee.   Hike/Bike follow Morse Pond directions but continue further; on the left

Cnossen's 16 Shady lane Douglas  (3.5 mies)

Coleman Pond (Scott's) - 328 Elmwood Ave. Uxbridge, MA  (8 miles)

Breezy Picnic Grounds & Waterslides  520 Northwest Main St. Douglas, MA  (3 miles)

    For prices: www.breezysummer.com   (508)476-2664

 

 

 2023 Draft:

 

Fri.21st 

    12:30 BIKE HIKE to Wallum Lake from DCM. Meet at our bridge & bring bag lunch and modest swim suit. We will transport coolers there by vehicle. We have a few extra bikes available to lend you!

     7pm Family Concert _____; ____

(affordable refreshments after every service)

     9:30pm Camp-fire at DCM park

 

Sat.22nd  

    10AM  Meet & Greet at Dininghall followed by Guys/Girls groups

    Afternoon: ___FAIRWOODS_____

    ___pm  __________

 

Sun.23rd   12:45 _____ @DCM park

           2pm Praise & Testimony Gathering

           3-5pm Walk to Morse Pond

           8:30/45pm Family Movie: "_______" in DH Or Campfire

 

Monday-Sat.  10AM @Dininghall - Bible Studies and Growth Groups for most all ages.

 

Mon. 24th   1pm Carpool To Fairwoods Christian Recreation Society or meet there between 1:20-4:30 (directions below) Family swimming, fishing, playscape, etc.

    9/9:15pm Christian movie "________"  in DH Or Campfire

 

Tues.25th  Afternoon Activity:

     Afternoon Activity!: Weather appropriate games near DiningHall. Possible Fishing Derby at Morse Pond

     9/9:15pm Campfire (weather permitting) TBD.

 

Wed. 26th  YOUTH/FAMILY DAY

 ONE DAY, Inter-generational

 YOUTH/FAMILY  RETREAT

($11 includes Lunch & Supper + snacks $ + offering $)

 9:30am Worship Bands prep w/Aaron

10am Youth Bible Studies

11:30am Lunch $6.00 @DiningHall

Noon Introduction to Retreat - outside DH

12:15 Sports Tournaments @Field

  Volleyball/Newcomb/Pickle-ball

  Geo-caching/Table Tennis

1pm Water-break & Session #1

  with _____ @Pavilion

1:45 Basketball or Cross Net

2:30 Girls Session #2 (__/Sarah)

        Boys Service Project

3:15pm Pizza & Ice Cream Break (__ charge)

3:45 Boys Session #3 (__/Joel)

        Girls Service Project

4:20pm Change/Get-ready for Morse Pond

4:30 Hike & Swimming @Morse Pond

5:30 Return to Camp & change

5:45pm Supper $5 @DH

6:20 Session #4 @Tabernacle

 Prayer/Prep/Vision-casting (__)

6:50pm Youth-Led Service (offering money)

8:30 Affordable Refreshments @DH

9pm ______ Concert @DCM Park

        (Love offering)

 

Head to cabin, tent, RV, home TRANSFORMED

by the Love and Truth of Jesus Christ

 

No wandering off; Youth leaders/parents responsible for youth; Please avoid cellphone use at camp

 

Thurs. 27st 

choice of

;    1pm ?Fairwooods?

     1:45pm ?Douglas Waterslides?

     9pm Campfire

 

Afternoon Activity: ?Geo-caching, Table-Tennis, Yard-games,...?

                    9/9:30pm Christian movie "___".

 

Fri. 28th     

     12:30 BIKE HIKE to Wallum Lake from DCM.

Meet at our bridge & bring bag lunch and modest swim suit.

We will transport coolers there by vehicle.

We have a few extra bikes available to lend you!

 

Sat. 29th  

    ___ FAIRWOODS ______

    6pm possible Kid's ....

    8pm Face-Painting

    8:30/8:45 Family Variety Show or Movie: "__"

 

Sun.30th 12:45?  ___ @DCM park

                3pm Hike/Bike to Morse Pond

                6pm possible Kid's choir

                Clean-up Dininghall, etc. after evening service