Welcome to Camp Christos
Aug 5-10, 2018


  

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Camp Christos General Information

Our Purpose:

    The spiritual re-creation of each individual camper. Our goal is to provide a safe and remote setting where a child’s faith is strengthened by God’s Word and their body is refreshed through recreation in God’s beautiful world.

2018 Dates and Times:

    Sunday, August 5, at 4:00 pm through Friday, August 10, at 12:00 noon. For insurance reasons, early arrivals are not allowed. Camper registration and check-in runs from 4:00 - 6:00 pm on Sunday, August 6. At the end of the camp on Friday please make arrangements to pick up your child(ren) promptly.

Location and Amenities:

    Camp Christos will be held at a Camp Elkanah, which is a Christian camp in La Grande, OR.  The camp is l
ocated on 186 acres of beautifully forested land SW of La Grande off of OR244.  The camp has a kitchen/dining hall, 22 cabins, a chapel building, rec hall (with ping pong, air hockey, foosball), hiking trails, basketball court, sand volleyball court, playground, a zip line, a giant swing, a low ropes challenge course, mini golf, archery, softball field, horseshoes and is adjacent to Meadow Creek.  

Enrollment:

    Enrollment is open to youth ages 9-16 from all WELS/ELS congregations. Other children are welcome to attend provided they have a local WELS/ELS pastor’s approval and a spot is available.

Camp Staff:

    
The Camp directors, registered nurse, Bible study leaders, activity coordinators, cooks (with food handling permits from the Department of Health) and camp counselors are all volunteers and are active members from many Pacific Northwest WELS congregations.

Activities:

    Bible study and topic discussions, music, arts & crafts, sports, campfires, daytime & evening games, and morning & evening devotions.


Cost
(includes meals and snacks, cabins, T-shirt, supplies, equipment use and insurance):

One child................................................................ $175 each
Two or more from same family............................... $155 each
Children of staff members...................................... $125 each


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