What is a Summer Faith Camp for children?
A Summer Faith Camp for children is a camp where well-trained young adults lead children (typically primary school age) in the following activities:
- reading of bible stories
- arts and crafts
- drama (based on bible or stories of saints)
- Celebration of Mass and Sacrament of Confession
The following three camps will take place in Summer 2017 (Click links for more details):
Mallow (St Aloysius Faith Camp):
Tuesday July 3rd – Friday July 6th
Mallow Parish Youth Ministry – St Aloysius Faith Camp 2018
Experience a Faith Camp with a twist of fun.
Time is drawing near for the St. Aloysius – Summer Faith Camp, for Boys and Girls (5-14 yrs). It’s a summer camp with a twist! It’s an opportunity for young people to develop confidence and character, and to know and experience the love of God through Sports, Arts & Crafts, Music, Dance, Drama, Prayer & Catechesis. Cost of the camp is €40 for the first child & € 20 per additional child from the same family! All this will be happening in the Mallow Community Youth Centre from Tuesday 3rd – Friday 6th July 2017 from 10.30am – 3.30pm. Application forms are available from Mallow Community Youth Centre. For more information contact Bernadette, Mallow Parish Youth Ministry on 086 8031126. A great week’s fun guaranteed.
Midleton (Holy Rosary Faith Camp):
Holy Rosary Summer Faith Camp for Children. Boys and girls aged 6 – 13. Dates: 9th – 13th July 2018. 9:30am – 2:30pm each day. Games. Singing. Drama. Bible stories. Venue: St Brigids P.S., Midleton. €40 for first child in family, €30 for additional children. Tel: Deirdre 086 0853535 or Fr Eamon Roche 086 9972539. Application forms available in Midleton Parish Office or from website http://midletonparish.ie/faith-camp/
Mitchelstown (Saint Thérèse camp)
Monday 23rd July – Thursday 26th July. Please contact Mitchelstown parish office for enquiries. 025-84062 (Mon – Fri 9am – 12pm).
Monday 30th July – Thursday 2nd August. Please contact Fr John Keane or another member of the clergy.