Upcoming Camp Events

Beulah Camp

Title Event ID Cost Grades Dates  
Beulah Holiness Camp BC255 7/27/2018 - 8/3/2018 Register  

Beulah Holiness Camp begins with the evening service at 7:30 p.m., July 27, 2018 and ends with the final service Friday, August 3, 2018. NO meals will be served on Friday, July 27.

This historic and intergenerational camp offers a diversity of programs for people of all ages with an emphasis on the proclamation of scriptural holiness.  Holiness Camp lends a spiritual retreat setting and has done so since 1903.  It also provides a contemporary Gospel message in an historical setting.  Age-specific programs are available for children, youth, college and career young adults, and older adults.  The youth program will officially kick off Saturday, July 28.  Activities for junior high and high school students will include worship time with ministry team, Christian teaching, awesome recreation with others, as well as fantastic mission opportunities and community outreach.

Questions: Contact Ruby Joy Bronke
7651 Farmers Mkt. Rd.
Tamaroa, IL 62888
Phone: 618-318-6322
Email: rubyjoyb@earthlink.net

 

East Bay Camp & Retreat

Title Event ID Cost Grades Dates  
Generations 2 EB344$125.00Pre K - 4 with adult 7/20/2018 - 7/22/2018 Register  

An adult must accompany the youth.

At Generations (formerly Grandparents/My Shepherd and Me) we will learn that we are never alone. At this camp adult campers join younger campers in learning what it means to have Jesus walk with us all the time.  This weekend is perfect for young campers who have never been to camp before and for adults who want to build relationships with their children, grandchildren, or participants in children’s ministry.  There will be singing, skits, crafts, swimming, s’mores by a campfire, and more! 

Price: $125.00 per person - No discounts available for this session

Dean: Alice Shirley
Phone: 618-367-0922 or East Bay 309-365-7531
E-mail: revalicejane@gmail.com or eastbay@igrc.org

You Did What At Camp? EB324$630.003 - 5 7/22/2018 - 7/27/2018 Register  

Think you’ve done everything at camp? Think again! Have you ever wondered what camp would be like if campers could break the rules, choose their favorite activities, and create their own schedule? If you think summer is about letting loose, tossing rules out the window, and having fun then this is the camp for you. Prepare yourself for a week full of crazy and unexpected moments, where anything is possible!

Price: $630.00

Dean: East Bay Camp Staff
Phone: 309-365-7531
E-mail: eastbay@igrc.org


SPLAT EB330$630.004 - 6 7/22/2018 - 7/27/2018 Register  

 

Are you tired of coloring in the lines? Are you wild and crazy about exploring with color and experimenting with texture in your artwork? Do you really care what type of mess your project might make? Neither do we! Chaotic messy arts will be the goal and outrageous fun will be our reward. Grab your friends and get ready for a messy good time. Don’t bring new clothing to this camp unless you want it to go home tie-dyed. Room is limited -- register early.

Price: $630.00

East Bay Camp Staff
Phone: 309.365.7531
E-mail: eastbay@igrc.org
 

 

 

 

Altitude 3 EB395$680.007 - 12 7/22/2018 - 7/27/2018 Register  
Are you bored with your life on the ground?  Do you dream of being high in the air?  Then come to Altitude where you spend your week running through our amazing teams course, climbing some of our tallest trees, and soaring through the air on the zip line.  Campers will also leave camp and climb in one of the largest climbing gyms in the country. This week will take you to a much higher place and will leave you understanding what it means to fully trust in God.  Don't let this camp fill up without you! We have added an additional week to accommodate the popularity of this camp, but you will want to register early -- room is limited!! 

Price:  $680.00

East Bay Camp Staff
Phone: 309.365.7531
E-mail: eastbay@igrc.org
 
Family Camp EB342$125.00All Ages 7/27/2018 - 7/29/2018 Register  

An adult must accompany the youth.
 

We all want our families to be the best they can be, which is why our goal is that when you leave family camp, you’ve grown closer to both God and your family. And, of course, that you’ve experienced the most fun camp that you could ever imagine! Family camp is a perfect mix of active recreation and relaxation. Don’t be left out…sign up today.

 


Price:  $125.00 per person - No discounts available for this session

East Bay Camp Staff

Phone: 309.365.7531
E-mail: eastbay@igrc.org
 

Latino Youth Retreat EB393$115.00age 13 - 21 8/2/2018 - 8/4/2018 Register  
Let us seek the Lord along with other Youth of our Hispanic Jurisdiction congregations. Experience God's power and Holy fire this summer.
 
Busquemos al Señor juntos en compañía de otros jóvenes de congregaciones hispanas de nuestra jurisdicción. Experimenta este verano el poder de Dios y su fuego santificador. 


Price: $115.00
No discounts available for this session

Dean: Adrian Garcia
Phone: 309-673-3641
E-mail: agarcia@igrc.org

 

Little Grassy Camp

Title Event ID Cost Grades Dates  
S'Mores and More Day Camp LG610$200.00K - 5 7/30/2018 - 8/3/2018 Register  

(Daily from 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)
Drop off at Little Grassy or Carbondale 1st UMC
Pick up at Little Grassy from 5-5:30 p.m.

The staff at Little Grassy Camp are busy creating exciting activities for this new day camp. Campers will get to experience many of the traditional camp activities of our overnight camps such as hiking, swimming, crafts, and Bible lesson but get to spend each evening at home. This is the perfect way for campers to end their summer by making lasting friendships and exploring God’s creation. Campers will receive a hot breakfast, lunch and a snack each day. Children need to wear tennis shoes and bring with them each day a swimming suit, beach towel, sunscreen, change of clothes, insect repellent, water bottle, backpack, and medication (if needed). Everything needs to have the child’s name on it and please give to staff upon arrival. Campers can be dropped off at Little Grassy or Carbondale 1st United Methodist Church at 7:30 a.m. daily. Pick up will be at Little Grassy from 5-5:30 p.m.


Price: $200.00  No discount available for this session

Dean: Little Grassy Camp Staff

Email: andreastuby@gmail.com

                littlegrassy@igrc.org

Phone: 618-978-9731 (Andrea)

                618-457-6030 (Little Grassy)

Trip and Travel Camps

Title Event ID Cost Grades Dates  
Lower Wisconsin River Canoe Trip TG820$400.008 years and above 7/21/2018 - 7/28/2018 Register  

 

If you enjoy water, earth, and sky as the basic backdrop, you want to consider canoeing the lower Wisconsin River.  We focus on God through canoeing, camping, cooking, sharing, singing, and just being with a group in a water and woods primitive-tent-camp setting. (Children under Senior High School must be accompanied by an adult.)

Price: $400.00

Co-Leader: Ron & Phyllis Dickinson
Email: padpeace@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 618-741-4848
Co-Leader: Jeremy & Stacey Harminson
Phone: (217) 254-5775


Epworth Journey On Fledgling Camp TG900$170.001 - 5 7/27/2018 - 7/29/2018 Register  

Have a blast this summer at Fledgling Camp! There will be plenty of fun with a Christ-centered group- zipping through the trees on a zip line, swimming/boating on the lake, worshiping in the tabernacle, learning archery, playing in the large game room, and interacting together to simulate the Persecuted Church.  Journey back in time as you hear a parable on the lake, much like Jesus’ followers. Together we will meet new friends and have lots of fun making incredible memories! Through stories, team-building activities, a craft, games, and worship we will learn about God’s love for us!  Fledgling Camp is perfect for all stages of campers, entering grades 1 - 5.


Dean:  Lee Harrison
Email: racer79@hotmail.com
Phone: 217-494-4686
 
Fledgling Camper ID: TG900
Price      $ 170.00 ($25 Discount for early registration. $145 if registered and paid in full by April 16) No other discounts available


Epworth Journey On Fledgling Camp - Adult Sponsor TG905$60.00 7/27/2018 - 7/29/2018 Register  

Sponsors at are adults who have been approved in advance by the dean of the camp and who serve as assistants to core staff. 

All staff, volunteer and paid (includes sponsors), must submit a camping volunteer form, available at www.igrc.org/camping, and participate in training prior to camp.  Persons 18 and older must also undergo a background check.  Submit a camping volunteer form to “Camping, P.O. Box 19207, Springfield, IL 62794-9207” well in advance but no later than May 31st.  Please check with the dean of the camp for training dates.


Ages: 21 and older, approved by dean
Price  $60.00 No discounts available for this session

Dean:  Lee Harrison
Email: racer79@hotmail.com
Phone: 217-494-4686

Epworth Journey On Fledgling Camp - Junior Sponsor TG910$60.00 7/27/2018 - 7/29/2018 Register  

Sponsors at Epworth are adults who have been approved in advance by the dean of the camp and who serve as assistants to core staff.  

All staff, volunteer and paid (includes sponsors), must submit a camping volunteer form, available at www.igrc.org/camping, and participate in training prior to camp.  Persons 18 and older must also undergo a background check.  Submit a camping volunteer form to “Camping, P.O. Box 19207, Springfield, IL 62794-9207” well in advance but no later than May 31st.  Please check with the dean of the camp for training dates.


Ages: 16 - 20, approved by dean
Price   $60.00 No discounts available for this session

Dean:  Lee Harrison
Email: racer79@hotmail.com
Phone: 217-494-4686

Epworth Journey On….Junior/Senior Camp TG930$250.006 - 12 7/30/2018 - 8/3/2018 Register  

This year’s camp will once again be held at Durley Camp and Retreat Center near Greenville, IL.  We hope and pray that you will be able join us and bring some new friends.  It will be an exciting year with dynamic new speakers, exciting new activities and a beautiful location with breathtaking views overlooking the lake.  Harvest Ministry Team will be there once again to provide us with music and worship. 
This camp will be open to youth entering 6th grade through entering 12th grade.  Post-High campers are very welcome and encouraged to register as a camper although these individuals will be used in areas of leadership as needed.
Activities at Durley Camp include zip-lining, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boats, campfires, volleyball, basketball, 9-square, 4-square, gaga pit and much more.
Please “Like” our Facebook page “Epworth Journey Church Camp” for developing details, snippets of plans and the upcoming release of who our speaker will be.

Grades: 6 - 12
Price    $250.00 ($25 Discount for early registration. $225.00 if registered and paid in full by April 16) No other discounts available

Deans: Deborah Riddle and Amy Ellis
Email: driddle@jasperhealth.org
Phone: 618-562-4429
 

 

Epworth Journey On….Junior/Senior Camp Post High School TG935$250.00One year past high school 7/30/2018 - 8/3/2018 Register  

This year’s camp will once again be held at Durley Camp and Retreat Center near Greenville, IL.  We hope and pray that you will be able join us and bring some new friends.  It will be an exciting year with dynamic new speakers, exciting new activities and a beautiful location with breathtaking views overlooking the lake.  Harvest Ministry Team will be there once again to provide us with music and worship. 
This camp will be open to youth entering 6th grade through entering 12th grade.  Post-High campers are very welcome and encouraged to register as a camper although these individuals will be used in areas of leadership as needed.
Activities at Durley Camp include zip-lining, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boats, campfires, volleyball, basketball, 9-square, 4-square, gaga pit and much more.
Please “Like” our Facebook page “Epworth Journey Church Camp” for developing details, snippets of plans and the upcoming release of who our speaker will be.

Price      $250.00 ($25 Discount for early registration. $225.00 if registered and paid in full by April 16) No other discounts available

Deans: Deborah Riddle and Amy Ellis
Email: driddle@jasperhealth.org
Phone: 618-562-4429



 
 
Epworth Journey On….Junior/Senior Camp Adult Sponsor TG940$100.00Age 21 and over 7/30/2018 - 8/3/2018 Register  

Sponsors are adults who have been approved in advance by the dean of the camp and who serve as assistants to core staff. 

All staff, volunteer and paid (includes sponsors), must submit a camping volunteer form, available at www.igrc.org/camping, and participate in training prior to camp.  Persons 18 and older must also undergo a background check.  Submit a camping volunteer form to “Camping, P.O. Box 19207, Springfield, IL 62794-9207” well in advance but no later than May 31st.  Please check with the dean of the camp for training dates.

Ages: 21 and older, approved by dean
 

Price $100.00 No discounts available for this session


Deans: Deborah Riddle and Amy Ellis
Email: driddle@jasperhealth.org
Phone: 618-562-4429




Epworth Journey On Generational Camp TG920$140.00Ages 2 - 12 with adult 8/3/2018 - 8/5/2018 Register  

This weekend is designed for young people ages 2 - 12 to enjoy time and structured fun with parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, adult cousins, etc.  You will have the joy of meeting others while having time to grow closer to GOD with family!   You will be drawn closer to God through inspiring, uplifting worship led by Tim Price and Harvest Ministry Team.  Animal Tales will return this year with their program of exotic animals.  There will be other special events also.
 
Tell your friends about this exciting program with a long history of making disciples of Jesus Christ and having fun while you do it. 


Ages: 2 – 12 years with an adult
Price  $140.00 ($25 Discount for early registration. $115 if registered and paid in full by April 16) No other discounts available

Dean: Gary Pearce
Phone:  618-676-4064
Email: pearcegary49@yahoo.com