4.Events_Outreach(2)DiscoveryBound Outreach is a program for the community that serves Christian Scientists and their friends of all faiths. Events include:

These wholesome activities support an inspirational environment, where everyone relates based on the shared values of Christian Science, and all can express themselves in an atmosphere free from drugs, alcohol, smoking or profanity.

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2016 Outreach Events

Apr
28
Fri
DB Outreach: Teen Bicoastal Road Rallies: Seattle or Philly
Apr 28 – Apr 30 all-day

Fasten your seat belts and hang on for a great day of solving clues and finding sites in the city! Just like on Amazing Race, you and your team will jump in a car (driven by an adult chaperone), decipher clues using teamwork, start your engines, and hit the road in search of fun exploring the Philadelphia or Seattle area. The weekend will include games, an inspirational speaker, all day road rally with fun photo-ops, meeting new friends, hang time and Sunday School.

For more details and to register choose your city below:
Register for the Philadelphia Road Rally
Register for the Seattle Road Rally

Who:  7th-12th grade Christian Scientists and your FRIENDS of all faiths.
Bring a friend new to DB and you both receive $10 off!

Cost:  $90 – fee includes all lodging, meals (Saturday breakfast through Sunday lunch) and all weekend activities)

Don’t let cost keep you from coming.  Financial aid is available.

Transportation: Teens are responsible for their own transportation to and from the event, unless flying

Registration Deadline:  Has been extended to Friday, April 21, 2017

May
25
Thu
DB NLC Alumni Service Trip @ Catalina Island
May 25 – May 29 all-day
Aug
31
Thu
DB Compass: 2017-2018 Group Fall Retreat – San Diego, CA
Aug 31 – Sep 4 all-day
Sep
1
Fri
DB Outreach National Annual Event – Labor Day Weekend: San Diego
Sep 1 – Sep 4 all-day

SAN DIEGO NATIONAL ANNUAL WEEKEND

Click here for registration, for downloading the flyer and for more information on the San Diego National Annual Weekend

 

DiscoveryBound Outreach’s National Annual Event will be held in San Diego, CA! Join us over Labor Day weekend with activities that include a day at the San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park, a trip to the Birch Institute of Oceanography Aquarium, and of course, lots of fun on the beach.

WHO:

Teens: 8th–12th grade (Fall 2017 school year) Christian Scientists and your friends of all faiths.

Adults: DB Volunteers and adults interested in DiscoveryBound.

WHEN:

Friday, Sept. 1 – Monday, Sept. 4, 2017

WHERE:

San Diego, CA

COST:

Early registration (April 1 – June 30): Teens $280; Adults $350
Regular registration (July 1 – August 11): Teens $310; Adults $380

More info about financial aid and cost saving tips.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS FOR BOTH TEEN AND ADULT TRACKS:

  • Hear a powerful and inspiring keynote talk – speaker TBA
  • Explore the San Diego Zoo
  • Talk with your peers about how Christian Science relates to your life
  • Walk through Balboa Park
  • Visit the Birch Aquarium
  • Enjoy relaxing on the beach and hangout time

 

HOUSING:

Housing will be provided for all participants, both teens and adults, in La Jolla, CA, to be held at the University of California, San Diego. Adults will have double room accommodations with the option to request a specific roommate, and teens will have larger bunk room accommodations with DB-appointed adult chaperones.

TRAVEL:

Book flights to arrive at San Diego International Airport (SAN) between 1:00pm and 5:00pm on Friday, Sept. 1. Depart out of the same airport between 11:00am and  3:00pm on Monday, Sept. 4. The DiscoveryBound staff will greet you at the airport and provide ground transportation to/from the event.

If you are traveling in a personal vehicle, arrive at the Revelle Residential Hall at the University of California, San Diego between 5:30pm and 6:30pm on Friday, Sept. 1 and depart between 8:30am and 9:30am on Monday, Sept. 4. Parking is available for the whole weekend with a $9 fee.

CANCELLATION POLICY:

Refunds, less a $140 teen cancellation fee or $175 adult cancellation fee, will be given for cancellations on or before July 31. If you did not submit payment upon registering, you will need to pay the $140 or $175 cancellation fee. Following July 31, no refunds will be given and you will be responsible for the full registration fee.

FINANCIAL AID:

You may apply for financial aid through DiscoveryBound as part of the registration process. Assistance for teens is determined on individual family needs, up to $140 for this event, and up to $150 for travel finances, and is granted on a first come, first served basis. For additional assistance, you are welcome to reach out to a local branch church or DiscoveryBound Chapter, or to fundraise independently!

 

Registration opens April 1st, 2017.

 

Oct
6
Fri
DiscoveryBound Outreach 20s/30s Weekend Retreat
Oct 6 – Oct 8 all-day

Save the date for a weekend retreat in the Texas Hill Country, near Austin. This retreat is for Christian Scientists in their 20s and 30s and their friends.

More information is coming soon! Please email questions to dbaustintx1@gmail.com.

DOWNLOAD THE FLYER HERE

Jan
11
Thu
DB Compass: 2017-2018 Group Winter Retreat – Location TBD
Jan 11 – Jan 15 all-day
Apr
19
Thu
DB Compass: 2017-2018 Group Spring Retreat – Location TBD
Apr 19 – Apr 22 all-day

Questions? Email or call 888.416.7348 x138


This program is generously underwritten by the Asher Student Foundation and other partners.