Welcome to the official page for First Free Church's Vacation Bible Camp!
This Year's Theme:
Maker Fun Factory: Created by God, Built for a Purpose
Vacation Bible Camp is for kids entering Kindergarten through grade 6.* It's a great chance for kids to have fun and learn more about God in the summer!
When: June 26-30, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where: First Evangelical Free Church
5150 Chicago Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55417
*For volunteers only, nursery (infants-age 2) and preschool (ages 3-5) VBC is available.
Registration now open! Click here to sign up
Volunteers Needed! (Ages 12-99)
Click the link above to volunteer & choose areas to help out. For volunteers only, nursery & preschool VBC are available.
VBC Kickoff: May 7th
Join us May 7th during fellowship time in the gym to meet the Imagineering team, check out the donation station and start registering kids and volunteers!
VBC Donation Station
Be on the look out for the Donation Station to choose specific items you can purchase to donate to VBC. We can always use gift cards too! Gift cards for Target, Amazon, Michaels, Cub Foods, Aldi, or Walmart are appreciated.
General items needed are:
- Blueprint/plotter paper (colored)
- Empty (clean) tin paint cans
- PVC piping
- Clear tubes
- Sheets/large pieces of cardboard
- Old bike wheels and rims
- Duct tape (orange, yellow, or blue)
- Plastic tablecloths (orange, teal, yellow, light blue, black)
- Rope/string lights (various colors)
- Wrapping paper tubes Laundry baskets
Donations needed by June 4th!
Volunteer Training Days
Volunteer training is provided on two different nights:
June 14 and June 15, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
If you signed up to volunteer, come to one of the two training days. There are many details to know and we will have fun!
VBC Work Days
Interested in helping? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how you can get connected and serve!
June 8: 9:00 am–2:00 pm
June 15: 9:00 am–2:00 pm
June 22: 9:00 am–2:00 pm
Snacks and lunch will be provided.
Did You Know?
- Last year we had a record 363 boys and girls attend (the last two years we had 300): 317 K-6th graders, 23 preschoolers, and 23 in the nursery.
- Two-thirds of the children were from outside First Free!
- During the week $2500 was raised to help 4 refugee families get homes started in Minnesota through Arrive Ministries.
- 150 volunteers served during the week of VBC.
Join us this year for another great VBC!
Questions? Contact JoAnn and Kari, our Fun Maker Directors: email@example.com