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Youth Summer Events

Click here for a printable summer schedule for all things Youth!

Click here for a printable summer schedule for all things Kids!

All Family Events (Birth-12th Grades)

Family Fun Night: Babysitting and Sundaes!

Serve the families of our church by hanging out with kids, playing games and having fun and snacks! We will end the night with some ice cream sundaes!

Wed, Aug 2, 6-8:30pm

Register by July 30 (Kids)

Youth Events (7th-12th Grades)

Youth AWOL (A Work of Love)

A Work of Love (AWOL) experience is an opportunity for students to serve and love others at the Dayton Mobile Homes, just a few miles from our Church! We will be leading a VBS for kids at Dayton Mobile Home Park in partnership with Dayton Mobile Hope ministry. In the evenings we do activities as a team, building community and having a blast! Contact Amanda | ext 1703

Jul 23-28

Youth Camping

Head out to the river bend group campsite for a night of camping complete with bonfire, s'more's and night games. Bring a sleeping bag and let us know if you have a tent you can bring.

Wed, Jul 26-Thur, Jul 27, 6pm-9:30am

Crow Hassan Park Reserve's River Bend Group Campsite

Cost: $5 upon arrival

Youth Beach n Boat

Join us at Weaver Lake Park for a night of swimming, tubing, canoeing and chilling at the beach. Bring your swim suit and let us know if your family has a boat you could bring.

Wed, Aug 9, 6:30-8:30pm

Cost: Free

Kids Events (Birth-6th Grades)


Camp Shamineau is coming to us! Enjoy a fun filled day camp for kids who just completed Kindergarten-5th grade. Silly games, crafts, worship, Bible stories, and other camp-like experiences all in the comfort of our own church building, hosted by Open Door and led by Camp Shamineau staff. Daily snack provided, BYO lunch. Space is limited. Contact: Tami | ext 1206

Parents, if you're interested in serving and helping us make this an awesome week for our kids, please contact Tami | ext 1206

Mon-Thur, Aug 7-10, 9am-3pm

Cost is $65/person

Register by Jul 30

5th/6th Grade Valleyfair Trip

Join us for a fun day at Valleyfair on Tue, Aug 15. We will leave Open Door at 9am and return at 6pm. Bring a lunch. Contact: Kati | ext 1208

Tue, Aug 15, 9am-6pm

Cost is $38/person

Register by Aug 9

Child Dedication Service

This beautiful service celebrates the life of a child through dedication and parent consecration. Dedicate and commit your child to a loving God and proclaim your desire for faithful following. The final spring service is full. Please look for registrations for fall dates in mid-summer. Contact: Lynn | ext 1200

Youth Waiver and Release Forms are needed for all students involved in Youth programs or activities. Once submitted, the forms are valid for three years but can be updated when insurance plans change. Contact: Lynn | ext 1200

Waiver and Release (PDF)

Kids 2017-2018 Medical Release Form

Parents must fill out and sign this form in order for their child to attend an event with the Open Door Kids Ministry from May 2017-May 2018

Kids Medical Release (PDF)

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