Day Camp

Entering Grades 1-4

GENEVA Day Camp engages a child’s sense of curiosity, fun, and adventure. Energetic and compassionate counselors walk side-by-side with campers through fun-filled days of pool time, crafts, outdoor games, and worship. This beginning experience is a great opportunity for campers to learn more about God and His wild love for us.

Camp Experiences

1st-3rd grades

D1L: June 14-18 D1R: June 14-18
D2L: June 21-25 D2R: July 21-25
D3: June 28-July 2
D4L: July 6-10 D4R: July 6-10
D5L: July 12-16 D5R: July 12-16
D6: July 19-23
D7L: July 26-30 D7R: July 26-30
D8: August 2-6
D9L: August 9-13 D9R: August 9-13
D10: August 16-20

GENEVA Day Camp engages a child’s sense of curiosity, fun, and adventure. Energetic and compassionate counselors walk side-by-side with campers through fun-filled days of pool time, crafts, outdoor games, and worship. This beginning experience is a great opportunity for campers to learn more about God and His wild love for us.

3rd-4th grades

D1L: June 14-18 D1R: June 14-18
D2L: June 21-25 D2R: July 21-25
D3: June 28-July 2
D4L: July 6-10 D4R: July 6-10
D5L: July 12-16 D5R: July 12-16
D6: July 19-23
D7L: July 26-30 D7R: July 26-30
D8: August 2-6
D9L: August 9-13 D9R: August 9-13
D10: August 16-20

These are special sessions where all 3rd & 4th grade campers will stay over Thursday night (D4R includes both Thursday & Friday overnight) in cabins for a fun-filled taste of overnight camp. Evening activities, sleeping in a cabin, and camp meals over the fire and in the dining hall make this experience extra special.

1st-3rd grades

D1L: June 14-18 D1R: June 14-18
D2L: June 21-25 D2R: July 21-25
D3: June 28-July 2
D4L: July 6-10 D4R: July 6-10
D5L: July 12-16 D5R: July 12-16
D6: July 19-23
D7L: July 26-30 D7R: July 26-30
D8: August 2-6
D9L: August 9-13 D9R: August 9-13
D10: August 16-20

These 4-day sessions close on Thursday evening. While a little shorter than a typical week, we pack in the fun and adventure!

2nd-4rd grades

D1L: June 14-18 D1R: June 14-18
D2L: June 21-25 D2R: July 21-25
D3: June 28-July 2
D4L: July 6-10 D4R: July 6-10
D5L: July 12-16 D5R: July 12-16
D6: July 19-23
D7L: July 26-30 D7R: July 26-30
D8: August 2-6
D9L: August 9-13 D9R: August 9-13
D10: August 16-20

This experience is for children in Spanish Immersion school programs or whose families are native Spanish speakers.  Bilingual camp staff eagerly share about our unity in Christ while leading worship, Bible study and activities in Spanish.

1st-4rd grades

D1L: June 14-18 D1R: June 14-18
D2L: June 21-25 D2R: July 21-25
D3: June 28-July 2
D4L: July 6-10 D4R: July 6-10
D5L: July 12-16 D5R: July 12-16
D6: July 19-23
D7L: July 26-30 D7R: July 26-30
D8: August 2-6
D9L: August 9-13 D9R: August 9-13
D10: August 16-20

Special guests Joel Schoon Tanis and Steve Carigon will join us this week to help campers experience a high-energy, art-filled, creativity-inspired week.

Early Drop-Off

Early Drop-off is available Tuesday – Friday only (Tuesday – Thursday for Sessions D4 and D10)

Drop your child off at the GENEVA Center between 7:30-8:00am. They will eat breakfast with the Day Camp staff and then go to the area they’ve been assigned to for the week and have a chance to play on the playground while the other campers are arriving. $20 for the week ($15 for Sessions D4 and D10).

Typical Day

7:30-8:00am Early Drop-off option (Tuesday - Friday only)
8:30-9:00am Drop-off and opening activities
9:15am Songs & Skits (large group worship and teaching time)
9:45am Bible study and craft time in small groups
10:30am Activity Rotation
11:30am Lunch
12:15pm Story Time
12:45pm Activity Rotations – During this time each day camp group has the chance to try a variety of camp activities. Every hour groups will rotate through the pool and splash park, the beach, the jumping pillow, field games, playground time, the slip n slide, gaga ball, 9 square, sidewalk chalk, volleyball and water games.
3:15pm Songs & Skits
4:00pm Small group time and closing activities
4:30-5:00pm Pick-up

For Parents

Have questions? Check our Parent FAQs page.

Packing List Day Camp

What to Bring

All items should be labeled with camper’s FULL name!

  • Bible & Pen
  • Back pack or gym bag
  • Tennis shoes or sandals with back straps; no flip-flops, please
  • Sweatshirt or jacket (it is often cooler by the lake!)
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Swimsuit (1-piece suits required- see dress code)
  • Beach Towel
  • Sunscreen & Bug Spray
  • Plastic bag for wet items
  • Sack lunch
    • All lunches will be refrigerated.
    • We will provide milk at lunch and both a morning and an afternoon snack each day.
    • Please note: Day Camp is PEANUT FREE so please do not send anything containing peanuts or peanut products with your child.

Note: This packing list is also included in the Printable Confirmation Packet below and in the confirmation we emailed shortly after you registered.

If your camper is staying overnight on Thursday, here is the packing list for that.

Optional Items

  • Lifejacket, if needed. If a camper comes with a lifejacket, he/she will be required to wear it and stay in the shallow end of the pool.

Confirmation Packet Day Camp

Once your child is registered, you will receive a complete Day Camp Confirmation Packet with everything else you need to know before coming to camp, including directions, check-in and closing program times, etc.

A Note About Breakfast

Campers should eat breakfast before arrival each day unless they are signed up for early drop-off.

Printable Confirmation

  • This Printable Day Camp Confirmation contains all the information you need to know before your week of camp except for your personal information.
  • Personal information such as the session you are registered for and your receipt will be emailed to you within 2 weeks after you register, and again as a reminder a few days before your session begins.
  • Once a camper is registered, all communication will be done via the email address entered in the online registration form.

If your camper is staying overnight on Thursday, here the packing list for that.

Check-In & Closing Program Times

Check-in/Drop-off

Monday morning check-in:

9:00-10:00am (8:30-9:15am T-F)

Optional Early Drop-off other days (must register for Early Drop-0ff): 7:30-8:00am

Pick-up

Friday 4:00-5:00pm

 

Busing

We will not be providing busing for the Day Camp in 2021.

Online Registration