Sep
19
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DB Outreach: New England – National Event Alternative In-Person Gathering @ Hopkinton State Park
Sep 19 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

Teen Track Postponed – Adult track still taking place

DB Outreach: New England – National Event Alternative In-Person Gathering

Join us for an in-person gathering at Hopkinton State Park for teens (grades 8th-12th) and separate track for adults for a fun day of water activity, short hike, inspiration and discussion sessions.  Meet new friends and enjoy the outdoors!  We are offering this event outdoors so that we can follow state guidelines and regulations regarding social distancing and group gatherings.
There is a maximum of 10 adults at  picnic site due to the MA restrictions and guidelines. 

Download Flyer Teen Registration Adult Registration Adult Financial Aid Form

Metaphysical theme: “Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.” – Deuteronomy 31:6 NKJV

Who:  Teens (grades 8-12) and Adults (teens can be dropped off for the day if parents are not able to attend adult activity)
When:  Saturday, September 19, 2020  11:30 a.m. – 4:00 pm. (deadline is Wednesday, September 16th)
Where:  Bill’s Pizzeria Kitchen & Grille &
Hopkinton State Park, 64 Cedar St. Hopkinton, MA 01748 (508) 435-4303

Adult Activity
Outdoor lunch at Bill’s Pizzeria then head to Hopkinton State Park.  Discussion session on Tom McElroy’s talk from Friday night.  We will enjoy the trails and water activity (SUP, kayaking, canoeing, quad pedal boating)
We will share about the Asher Student Foundation.

Cost:
$30 per person includes daily parking fee, all water activities, and lunch at Bill’s Pizzeria
Financial aid is available up to $15 per person.
If we have to cancel due to new restrictions or weather conditions there will be a full refund

What to bring:
Bag lunch & drink, water bottle for activities, comfortable clothing for water sports and/or short hike, mask, chair

There is a maximum of 10 adults for a picnic site at this event due to the MA restrictions and guidelines.  Registration is based on first come first serve.  Sign up now!

RSVPLori Selby, [email protected] or 781-956-9035

This event is subsidized by the Asher Student Foundation

Tentative Schedule for adults
11:30 am – Meet at Bill’s pizzeria for lunch, 14 Main Street, Hopkinton, MA

12:30 – Head to Hopkinton State Park, 164 Cedar Street, Hopkinton, MA

12:45 pm –  3:00   Adults Active activity (kayaking/SUP, canoeing, quad pedal boat, short hike)  

3:00 – Adult group discussion & Asher Student Foundation

4:00 pm – everyone share highlights, inspiration and gratitude 

4:30 pm  end of day – good byes

Special note: State Social Distancing and Restrictions will apply during our time together. 

Thank you to Asher Student Foundation for their generous support of this activity. To learn more about Asher Houses please visit https://asherstudentfoundation.org/

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DB Outreach: Colorado National Event Alternative In-Person Gathering @ Epic Sky Trek
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 7:30 pm

2020 National Event Alternative: Fall In-Person Gatherings

Join us for our National Event alternative this year in Colorado!  This one-day event is still for teens (grades 8-12) and adults.  Get ready for a fun day of climbing in a ropes course, discussion sessions, inspiration and fellowship!  Come meet new friends and enjoy the outdoors in beautiful Colorado!  We are offering this event outdoors to comply with state guidelines and regulations regarding social distancing and group gatherings. 

Download Flyer Teen Registration Adult Registration Adult Financial Aid Form

When

Saturday, September 19th, 2020 from 11:00am – 7:30pm (dinner provided)

Where

Epic Sky Trek

1375 Plum Creek Pkwy, Castle Rock, CO 80104

Who

Christian Science Teens (grades 8-12) & Adults and their friends of all faiths

Cost

$30 per person
Includes:  ropes course, activities, and dinner.  Registration is open!

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available up to $15 per person. If DB cancels this event due to changes in state regulations or weather conditions you will receive a full refund.

Tentative Schedule for teens and adults

11:00am – Arrive and welcome, icebreaker games
11:30 – Adults: 15 min inspirational talk (again focused on the meta-theme)
12:00 – Teens & Adults lunch (please bring a sack lunch with you)
12:30 – Teens: 15 min. inspirational talk
1:00pm –  Teens: Active session (ropes course)
1:00pm – Adult discussion sessions:

  • 1:15-2:00pm discussion session topic: Finding Peace & Strength in a Time of Upheaval 
  • 2:15-3:00pm Chat with the Prac (similar to brown bag discussions)

3:30pm – Teen discussion sessions:

  • 3:45-4:30pm discussion session topic: Finding Peace & Strength in a Time of Upheaval 
  • 4:45-5:30pm discussion session topic: Jam Session (brown bag discussions)

3:00pm – Adults: Active session (ropes course)
5:30pm – Hangout time – frisbee/spike ball/etc.
6:00pm – Asher Student Foundation short presentation
6:15pm – Dinner served for everyone – DB will be providing dinner.
6:45pm – Everyone share highlights, inspiration, and gratitude
7:00pm – Evals & Fruitage
7:30pm – End of day – goodbyes!

*Things to bring: Sack lunch, full water bottle, camping chair/crazy creek, mask, comfortable clothing for climbing in the ropes course and/or other activities (*longer pants and closed toe shoes are mandatory for the ropes course, but please feel free to bring a change of clothes to change into afterwards).

Special note: State social distancing and other restrictions will apply during our time together.

Thank you to Asher Student Foundation for their generous support of this activity. To learn more about Asher Houses please visit https://asherstudentfoundation.org/

 

 

Oct
9
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DB Outreach: Teen Bible Talk with Madelon Maupin
Oct 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Teen Bible Talk with Madelon Maupin

Join DB and Madelon Maupin as we explore the Bible and discover new insights and just how relevant it is to our lives today!

When

Friday, October 9th, 2020, 5:30pm Pacific Time
(8:30pm ET, 7:30 CT, 6:30 MT, 5:30 PT)

Who

Teens grades 8th-12th

Where

Zoom Webinar – RSVP here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_fg4LByKOQdGDFxbThzGseg
Once you have submitted your information, you will receive an automated email with details on how to join.

Send in your questions about the Bible!

Madelon invites you to send her your questions before October 2nd, and she will incorporate the answers into the talk!  Email your questions to Madelon at: [email protected]

If you want to learn more about Madelon please visit her website at https://bibleroads.com/

To learn more about Asher Houses please visit https://asherstudentfoundation.org/

 

Oct
29
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DB OUTREACH: WILD & CRAZY COSTUMED FUN GAME NIGHT FOR ALL AGES – VIRTUAL ZOOM @ DB Outreach Virtual Game Night
Oct 29 @ 8:00 pm

WILD & CRAZY COSTUMED FUN GAME NIGHT – for ALL AGES!
join DiscoveryBound via Zoom –  Meet new friends from all over the US!

Thursday, October 29th
Come one come all – all ages are welcome
8:00 pm ET, 7:00 CT, 6:00 MT, 5:00 PT

RSVP by Wednesday, October 28th to [email protected] or [email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

COME JOIN THE FUN!

Nov
12
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DB Outreach: Sentinel Sneak Preview Talk & Discussion for Adults & Teens @ Sentinel Sneak Preview Zoom Webinar
Nov 12 @ 8:30 pm

Recorded Talk:
https://vimeo.com/479044311

Sneak Preview: the New Christian Science Sentinel Experience

Hear about the Sentinel’s renewed focus on spiritual watching. Explore how we can all use the Sentinel to respond to the need for progress and healing in today’s world. And give us your thoughts on the designs for future rollouts.
Get a preview of the new Christian  Science Sentinel, which is coming in January, with Ethel Baker, Editor of the Journal, Sentinel, Herald, and Abe McLaughlin, Manager of The Christian Science Publishing Society Manager. How is this new experience of digital + print contributing to progress and healing for a world in great need?  How can we all be like the disciples out on the stormy sea — welcoming the Christ into our boat — and stilling the storm for ourselves and others?
Give us your thoughts on the designs for future rollouts.

When

Thursday, November 12 at 8:30pm Eastern Time  (8:30pm ET, 7:30 CT, 6:30 MT, 5:30 PT)
The session will be about 1 hour, with plenty of time for questions.

Who

CS adults, teens, and their friends. All who wish to attend are invited.

REGISTER HERE:

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://christianscience.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5CHyw-WMSl6nKscVfLg23w
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from Mackenzie Talcott containing information about joining the webinar.

Dec
2
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DB Outreach: Holiday Contests for All Ages @ DB Outreach
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – Dec 19 @ 11:45 pm

Happy Holiday Contests
December 2-20, 2020 | For all ages
Celebrate the sights and tastes of the holiday season with your DiscoveryBound friends. Join us by sharing photos of your holiday cookie creations, bright and festive Christmas tree or modeling your ugliest Christmas sweater. You and/or your family must be in the photos, too, but it’s totally worth it to win some fun Christmas prizes, and spread holiday cheer with the larger DiscoveryBound community. 

The contest has multiple categories, and there will be a winner from each age group in each category.
Categories:
Most Festive Looking Christmas Cookies
Most Seasonally Decorated Christmas Tree
Ugliest Holiday Sweater

Age Groups:
Preschool-Elementary
Middle/High School
20s/30s
Adults

You can compete in multiple categories. Submit your photos through December 20 and we’ll announce the winners on December 30.
Send Us Your Photos
To participate, simple complete this Google Form and upload the photo for each category you’d like to compete in: https://forms.gle/J951gYs1KFLH5DMv8

Submissions can also be sent to us via email at [email protected] or direct message on Facebook (@DiscoveryBound). Just be sure to include your name, category and age group.

Questions?
Email us at [email protected] and Lori, Lee Anne or Shelby will respond. 

Dec
4
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DB Outreach: Teen Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
Dec 4 @ 8:30 pm

Are you ready for a TEEN FUN Virtual Game Night? Teens Dylan Ouderkirk & Merit Brustman will be running a fun and creative game night. Instead of sitting at home alone, come join other teens and play games over zoom! Make sure to spread the word, it’s a lot more fun with more people! Hope to see you there!
Feel free to share this information with your friends!

Friday, December 4th (8:30pm EST, 7:30 CST, 6:30 MST, 5:30 PST)
Grades 8-12
Some games will include:
Mixer/Get to know you game
“Blank Slate ”
“Zoom Mafia”

RSVP by Thursday, December 3 to [email protected] or l[email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

Dec
5
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DB Outreach: Virtual Fun Arts & Crafts for Youth @ Zoom Meeting
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am

Virtual Fun Arts & Crafts for Youth
Kick off the holidays with some easy crafts for preschool to elementary school age children.  These crafts will need parental supervision.

We’re planning for this activity to last about an hour and we have four ornaments/decorations we’ll be working on. We don’t expect to get them all done, so you can continue to work on your projects after we finish.

When:  Saturday, December 5th 11:30 a.m. EST, 10:30, CST, 9:30 MST, 8:30 PST
Where:  Zoom Call
RSVP: Lee Anne Meidell at [email protected] or Lori Selby at [email protected]
When you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link, list of supplies and instructions. We will be doing these crafts during the call with everyone at the same time.

Dec
15
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DB Outreach: Holiday Fun Game Night for All-Ages @ Zoom
Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm

HOLIDAY FUN GAME NIGHT – for ALL-AGES!
join DiscoveryBound via Zoom –  Meet new friends from all over the US!

In the spirit of the holiday season, come with your Holiday Costume Dress-up (optional)

  • Santa Hats
  • Elf costumes
  • Reindeer antlers
  • Green Grinch hair
  • Ugly or beautiful Christmas Sweater
  • Be Creative!

Games will include:
Christmas Scavenger Hunt (have pencil/paper)
Complete the Christmas Songs
Christmas Trivia with Kahoot

Tuesday, December 15th
Come one, come all – all ages are welcome
8:00 pm ET, 7:00 CT, 6:00 MT, 5:00 PT

RSVP by Monday, December 14th to [email protected] or [email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

COME JOIN THE FUN!

Jan
29
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DB Outreach: Teen Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
Jan 29 @ 8:30 pm

Back by Popular Demand!
Are you ready for a TEEN FUN Virtual Game Night? Teens Dylan Ouderkirk & Merit Brustman will be running a fun and creative game night. Instead of sitting at home alone, come join other teens and play games over zoom! Make sure to spread the word, it’s a lot more fun with more people! Hope to see you there!
Feel free to share this information with your friends!

Friday, January 29 (8:30pm EST, 7:30 CST, 6:30 MST, 5:30 PST)
Grades 8-12

RSVP by Thursday, January 28 to [email protected] or l[email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

Feb
11
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DB Outreach: Valentine Virtual Game Night for All Ages @ Zoom
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm

Valentine FUN Virtual GAME NIGHT – for ALL-AGES!
join DiscoveryBound via Zoom –  Meet new friends from all over the world!

Thurday, February 11th at
(8:00pm EST, 7:00pm CST, 6:00pm MST, 5:00pm PST)

Be a “Sweetheart” and Join us for the Sweetest game night ever!  Don’t miss the fun and camaraderie of a virtual game night for
ALL- AGES.

Games will include:
Get to know you game – The Big Wind Blows – Zoom version
Guess the number of candy hearts
Kahoot – Valentine’s Day (bring smart phone fully charged)
Draw it (have a large white paper plate or piece of paper, a sharpie or dark colored marker and something to write on – like a notebook, book, etc.)

RSVP by Wednesday, February 10th to [email protected] or [email protected] and we’ll send you the zoom link to join the call. 

 

 

 

 

Feb
26
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DB Outreach: Teen Virtual Game Night
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm

Are you ready for our monthly TEEN FUN Virtual Game Night? Teens Dylan Ouderkirk & Merit Brustman will be running a fun and creative game night. Instead of sitting at home alone, come join other teens and play games over zoom! Make sure to spread the word, it’s a lot more fun with more people! Hope to see you there!

Feel free to share this information with your friends!

Friday, February 26 (8:30pm EST, 7:30 CST, 6:30 MST, 5:30 PST)
Grades 8-12

RSVP by Thursday, February 25 to [email protected] or l[email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

Mar
13
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DB Outreach: All Camps & DB Show @ Zoom
Mar 13 @ 5:00 pm

DiscoveryBound is hosting an All Camps & DB Show via ZOOM!
Saturday, March 13th at 4pm PT, 5pm MT, 6pm CT, 7pm ET
For ALL AGES!

RSVP Here

Grab a box of popcorn, pizza and/or drink and enjoy taking a look at the All Camps & DiscoveryBound video.

We plan to show the All Camps/DB and The Campership Fund video followed by a Q&A, and if we have time a fun game.  We will have a representative from each camp, DiscoveryBound, and The Campership Fund to answer any questions that you may have.  This will be an opportunity for anyone to hear about the camps and/or DiscoveryBound. We are still finalizing a couple details about the night, so we will keep you in the loop as we move forward.  
If you have any questions, please email: [email protected] and make sure to RSVP for the event above!
Mar
26
Fri
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DB Outreach: Teen Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
Mar 26 @ 8:30 pm

Are you ready for another TEEN FUN Virtual Game Night? Teens Dylan Ouderkirk & Merit Brustman will be running a fun and creative game night. Instead of sitting at home alone, come join other teens and play games over zoom! Make sure to spread the word, it’s a lot more fun with more people! Hope to see you there!
Feel free to share this information with your friends!

Friday, March 26 (8:30pm EST, 7:30 CST, 6:30 MST, 5:30 PST)
Grades 8-12

RSVP by Thursday, March 25 to [email protected] or l[email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

Mar
30
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DB Outreach: All-Ages Watercolor Class for Beginners @ Zoom Call
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm
WE ARE FULL – contact Lori Selby to be on a wait list!
Contact Lori Selby to reserve a spot at [email protected]
Course title:  “Watercolor for Beginners”
Date: Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Time: (7:00pm EST, 6:00pm CST, 5:00pm MST, 4:00pm PST)
Duration: 1 hour
Target group: All ages (Space is limited)

Join us for a fun, creative and inspiring hour of watercolor painting with Kelly Foxton.

Description:  During this class Kelly will guide you through the step-by-step process of creating two simple, beautiful watercolour paintings.  No previous experience is necessary.
Required materials:
– one 8″x10″ sheet of watercolor paper (for best results use140 lb. cold pressed watercolor paper)
– one soft bristled, medium sized watercolor paint brush
– watercolor paint (if using liquid watercolors from a tube, you will need a plastic lid or pie plate to mix colors on)
– masking tape
– flat, hard surface or drawing board
– pencil
– table salt
RSVP Required:  Lori Selby at [email protected] to get the Zoom Link closer to the time.
The metaphysical theme that Kelly has been working with in preparation for this class is “Love the incentive” (marginal heading found on page 454 of Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy).
“Love inspires, illumines, designates, and leads the way…. Wait patiently for divine Love to move upon the waters of mortal mind, and form the perfect concept.  Patience must “have her perfect work.”” (Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p. 454:18)
About Kelly…
     Kelly Foxton is a self taught Canadian artist.  She was raised in rural Ontario surrounded by farms and forests.  It was there that she developed a deep sense of respect and admiration for the beauty and innate spirituality of the natural world.
     Kelly works in a wide variety of artistic styles and mediums ranging from highly detailed, realistic pencil drawings, to loosely executed landscape impressionism and color studies in watercolor and pastel.
     She is best known for her work as a wildlife artist and author/illustrator of the children’s book titled “Mother Nature Knows…” 
     Kelly currently lives with her husband and the youngest of her three children near Bear River, Nova Scotia, Canada.
     To view some of Kelly Foxton’s artwork, please visit http://www.kellyfoxton.ca
Apr
2
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DB Outreach – Virtual Game Night for All Ages @ DB Outreach Virtual Game Night
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm

DB Virtual Game Night for All AGES!

Friday, April 2nd at (8:00pm EST, 7:00pm CST, 6:00pm MST, 5:00pm PST)

Games will include:
Mixer/Get to know you game (Penny for your thoughts – will send details later in follow up email)
Guess the number of jelly beans?
Blank Slate (Spring words)

RSVP to [email protected] or [email protected] and we’ll send you the zoom link to join the call. 

See you soon!
Lee Anne & Lori

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DB Outreach: All-Ages Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

DB Virtual Game Night for All AGES!

FRIDAY, APRIL 2ND AT (8:00PM EST, 7:00PM CST, 6:00PM MST, 5:00PM PST)

Games will include:
Mixer/Get to know you game (Penny for your thoughts – will send details later in follow up email)
Guess the number of jelly beans?
Blank Slate (Spring words)

RSVP to [email protected] or [email protected] and we’ll send you the zoom link to join the call.

See you soon!
Lee Anne & Lori

Apr
10
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DB Outreach: A Virtual Bible Talk – “Philippians: Paul’s Lesson in Joy”
Apr 10 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thanks to the Idaho chapter of DiscoveryBound (part of a national youth organization for Christian Scientists) for their sponsorship of this virtual talk by Madelon Maupin, MTS.  The talk will be appropriate for both teens and adults. It would also be perfect for Sunday School students, so please invite and share the information with others!

Please join this special Bible talk about Paul who was writing to the Philippians about joy during very trying times…perfect for our day!

Saturday, April 10, 2021
9:30 AM (MDT) – 12:00 PM (MDT)
Adults – $15.00
Teens 18 and under – free

(8:30 AM (PDT), 9:30 AM (MDT), 10:30 AM (CDT), 11:30 AM (EDT)

To register, click here:  https://seeker.bibleroads.com/Philippians-VirtualWorkshop

For questions or scholarships for the talk, contact – Gwenn Maxfield at 208-503-3664 or [email protected]

Apr
23
Fri
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DB Outreach: Teen Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm

Are you ready for our monthly TEEN FUN Virtual Game Night? Teens Alexine Wey & Merit Brustman will be running a fun and creative game night. Instead of sitting at home alone, come join other teens and play games over zoom! Make sure to spread the word, it’s a lot more fun with more people! Hope to see you there!

Feel free to share this information with your friends!

Friday, April 23 (8:30pm EST, 7:30 CST, 6:30 MST, 5:30 PST)
Grades 8-12

RSVP by Thursday, April 22 to [email protected] or l[email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

May
14
Fri
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DB Outreach: Teen Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
May 14 @ 6:00 pm

Are you ready for our monthly TEEN FUN Virtual Game Night? Teens Alexine Wey & Merit Brustman will be running a fun and creative game night. Instead of sitting at home alone, come join other teens and play games over zoom! Make sure to spread the word, it’s a lot more fun with more people! Hope to see you there!

Feel free to share this information with your friends!

Friday, May 14, 2021 (8:30pm EST, 7:30 CST, 6:30 MST, 5:30 PST)
Grades 8-12

RSVP by Thursday, May 13 to [email protected] or l[email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.