Jan
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DB Outreach Family Winter Event – Ohio @ Snow Trails Winter Resort
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join other Christian Scientists and their friends of all faiths for a DiscoveryBound FAMLY snow tubing activity!  Meet new friends from the state of Ohio, create exciting wintertime memories and leave invigorated from an afternoon of fun and laughter!

Who:  Family Event – All ages are welcome, Bring a friend!

Where:  Snow Trails Winter Resort, 3100 Possum Run Rd. Mansfield, Ohio, 800-644-6754
Meet at the Wendy’s on I-71, exit 169 at 1:00 p.m. for lunch, then head over to Snow Trails Resort for 2 hours of snow tubing fun!

Cost:  $10 (Columbus Chapter will sponsor $15 each  admission price of $25). If you have a family of three or more children please contact Madith Barton for adjusted pricing.  Bring money for lunch and any extras you may want while at the tubing park. There is a little hut at the bottom of the hill where you can warm up and purchase hot beverages and snacks or just bring your own.

RSVP:  Contact your local DB rep with any questions:
Columbus area: Madith Barton  614-747-6776, [email protected]   
Cleveland area: Susan Westrope 440-930-5557, [email protected]
Massilon area: Wendy Silver 330-704-8813 [email protected]

 

Jan
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DB Outreach Teen Winter Weekend: Berkshires @ Vacation Village at Jiminy Peak Ski Resort
Jan 27 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 29 @ 2:00 pm

Join DiscoveryBound teens (grades 7-12) in the Berkshires for two full days of inspiration, fun, and friendship.  There’ll be skiing/snowboarding at Jiminy Peak or snow tubing at Bousquet on Saturday and our very own DB Winter Olympics on Lake Pontoosuc the following day.  Stay in condos overlooking Jiminy Peak and enjoy an evening with an inspirational speaker, huge indoor swimming pool and hot tub.  There will be time for hanging out with friends – old and new .  Most of all, it’s a chance for CS discussion with teens who think like you, with the support of an awesome team of chaperones coming to be with us… so don’t miss it!

Metaphysical Theme:  “No greater hope have we than in right thinking and right acting, and faith in the blessing of fidelity, courage, patience, and grace.”  MY 209:5-7

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:  $80 – fee includes all lodging and meals (Saturday, breakfast through Sunday lunch).
Skiing/snowboarding/tubing are additional:
Lift Tickets: $49
Ski/Snowboard Rentals: $36
Helmet Rental: $10 additional
Beginner Ski/Snowboard Package: $79 (Includes
lift ticket to lower mountain, rentals and lesson;
Helmet Rental: $10 additional)
Snow Tubing: $18 for 2 hours

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. Carpools are available.  See below!

Private Vehicles: Arrive at Vacation Village in the Berkshires in Hancock, MA after 8:00 p.m. and depart Lake Pontoosuc on Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Carpool/Transportation/Contacts:
Regional & Boston Contact: Lori Selby, 781-956-9035, [email protected]
CT Contact: Kate Pagett 860-521-1238 [email protected]t
NY Contact: Susan Youngblood 914-273-7088, [email protected]
NH Contact: Pollyann Winslow 603-421-0635, [email protected]
Flying: Arrive at Logan Airport by 3:00 p.m on Friday, January 27 and depart on Sunday, January 29 after 7:00 p.m.

 

Mar
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DB Outreach Teen Winter Weekend: Tahoe (RESCHEDULED) @ Granlibakken Resort
Mar 17 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm

Event Rescheduled

Due to inclement weather, this event will now be held March 17-19.


Click HERE to register!
Registration Closes: March 9, 2017
(No refunds after February 28th)

Click HERE to see event flyer

“You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and all the trees of the field will clap their hands.” – Isaiah 55:12 NIV

EVENT SUMMARY
Christian Science 7th-12th grade teens and their friends of all faiths will join together for a fun-filled active weekend of winter snow activities including sledding, skiing and snowboarding! Hang out with old friends, make new friends, relax, play games and enjoy spiritual refreshment in the mountains!

DETAILS
WHO:
7th-12th grade Christian Scientists and your friends of all faiths
Bring a friend new to DB and you both receive $10 off registration!

(Chaperones – if you are registering as a chaperone, please make sure you have received approval from DiscoveryBound before registering.)

WHEN:
Friday, March 17 – Sunday, March 19, 2017
If Driving: Arrive at Granlibakken Resort between 7:00pm and 8:00pm (after dinner) on Friday. Depart from Sugar Bowl Resort by 4:00pm on Sunday.

If Flying: Please arrive at Sacramento Airport (SMF) by 3:00pm Friday and depart after 8:00pm Sunday. A shuttle to Granlibakken Resort is provided.

WHERE:
Granlibakken Resort
725 Granlibakken Road
Tahoe City, CA 96145
800.543.3221

COST:
$150 Fee covers lodging and meals (Saturday breakfast through Sunday breakfast.)
Lift tickets, ski or snowboarding equipment rental and helmet rental (if needed) are additional costs. You will be asked during registration to indicate which items you need for the weekend and paying for them upfront.

LIFT TICKETS:
$76 (23-64)
$62 (13-22)
$44 (12 and under)

RENTALS:
$12 Helmet
$47 (13 and up)
$31 (12 and under)

LESSON PACKAGES (includes lift/lesson/rental)
$130 – First Timer Beginner
$100 – Ski OR Board (ages 12+)

Please don’t let cost keep you from attending. Financial aid is available!

QUESTIONS:
Please contact BK Thornton, DiscoveryBound Outreach Western Regional Manager at 303.219.0003 or [email protected]

Mar
31
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DB Outreach Family Jetty Park Campout – Florida @ Jetty Park Campground
Mar 31 – Apr 2 all-day

Click HERE to download the flyer and registration form

Come join Florida DB Chapters for a weekend of fun, sun and inspiration!  This popular family event held at the Jetty Park beach and campground in Cape Canaveral, Florida, includes a 2-night/3-day campout along the white sandy ocean front and the opportunity to take part in a wide range of exciting recreational activities.

$79 per tent includes 2 nights camping & parking pass
$10 per person for food (includes 2 breakfasts & BBQ dinner, inspirational speaker) 5 &  under free food

For all ages!

Guest Speaker – Lona Ingwerson is a Christian Science practitioner from Laguna Beach, California.  She is a life-long Christian Scientist, and a former member of the Board of Lectureship. She has served on the Board of Directors of Adventure Unlimited for 23 years.   Prior to entering the public practice of Christian Science she was an actress, having appeared in motion pictures, on stage, in radio and on television.  She had her own radio and television shows and has a master’s degree in Dramatic Arts.  Lona’s family are all active in Christian Science. Husband Don, formerly the Superintendent of the Los Angeles County Office of Education is a Journal listed Christian Science practitioner and COP for Southern California; son Marshall is the Editor of the Christian Science Monitor at this given moment, but has resigned to take the position of Chief Executive of the Principia, daughters Heidi and Tanya each teach in the Christian Science Sunday School and their spouses are equally active in their local branch churches. Lona has been published in the Christian Science periodicals 58 times.

Sunrise walks on the beach
BBQ dinner & games Saturday evening
2 hour guided kayak tour (optional, extra cost)
Youth Led Sunday Service
Meet reps from CS Camps and Principia

Apr
28
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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

Sep
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DB Outreach: Ohio Family Fall Day @ Ramseyer Farms
Sep 30 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Ohio Family Event – Experience the Harvest at Ramseyer Farms
Join Ohio’s DiscoveryBound Outreach Chapters for a fun fall celebration!  We’ll get started with games and inspiration, then enjoy Ramseyer Farms’ activities which include 2 giant corn mazes, scenic hayrides, a corn crib chute, pedal carts, covered wagon train, a spud slinger and much more.  You don’t want to miss this great kick-off to the fall!

Who:  Christian Scientists of all ages and their FRIENDS of all faiths!

 

Oct
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DB Outreach: 20s/30s Austin Weekend Retreat
Oct 6 – Oct 8 all-day

Join us Friday, October 6 – Sunday, October 8, 2017 in the beautiful Texas Hill Country for a weekend full of inspiration, swimming, hiking, games, nature, socializing, star gazing, s’mores, relaxing, chatting, and exploring!

Christian Science adults in their 20s & 30s (and their friends) are invited to join us.

We will be staying in the gorgeous D6 Retreat in Dripping Spring, Texas. The retreat is located 45 minutes from Central Austin, 2.5 hours from Dallas, and 3.5 hours from Houston. The closest airport is the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.

The cost is $150 for the weekend, which includes activities, food (Friday dinner through Sunday breakfast) and lodging. Please visit dbtx-2017.eventbrite.com for more detailed weekend information (including a weekend schedule) and to register.

Space is limited, so register soon! And please share our downloadable flyer with anyone in their 20s and 30s who you think would be interested in attending.

Please email questions to [email protected].

DOWNLOAD THE FLYER HERE

Jan
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DB Outreach: 20s/30s Winter Vacation @ A/U Ranches
Jan 11 – Jan 15 all-day

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN:  To Register, click here.

Download and Share the Flyer

For Christian Science adults and their friends in their 20s and 30s.

Join us for an unforgettable weekend in the snow.  Escape from work with a group of like minded individuals as we explore the Rocky Mountains in wintertime.  You’ll have the option of skiing/snowboarding at Monarch Mountain, snowshoeing around the beautiful A/U Ranches, lounging at the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs, playing games by a warm fire in Valerie Lodge, and many more exciting activities.

  • Skiing/Snowboarding in the beautiful Rocky Mountains (lift tickets and rentals not included, but available through DiscoveryBound for an additional fee)
  • Snowshoeing through the backwoods of the A/U Ranches property
  • Spend the day at the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs, relaxing and playing in their pools and natural hot springs
  • Relax and enjoy a long weekend spent in beautiful Colorado.  Stunning scenery, exciting activities, and new friendships!

Cost of Weekend Registration:  $150 – This includes Thursday dinner through Monday breakfast, lodging, Ranch activities, one day pass to Mt. Princeton Hot Springs, transportation to and from Denver International Airport (DEN) and to the ski resort.

Cost of Optional Items (Not required for registration):  $49 – Lift Ticket (one day only).  $22 – Rental Equipment from Monarch Mountain.  Lessons: $59 (includes lift ticket for the day).

Financial Assistance is available towards your flight costs

Dates: 1/11/18 through 1/15/18

Flying/Driving parameters
If flying:
-Arrive at Denver International Airport (DEN) no later than 2:00PM on Thursday, January 11th. If you arrive after 2:00 PM, you will be responsible for your own transportation to the A/U Ranches.  There is a bus that drives from Denver to Buena Vista once per day.
-Depart DIA no earlier than 2PM on Monday, January 15th.  If you have TSA Pre-Check clearance, you are welcome to book your flight no earlier than 1:30 PM. Any participants flying earlier than 1:30 pm. on January 15th, will be responsible for their own transportation to the airport. There is a bus that drives from Buena Vista to Denver once per day.

If driving:
-Arrive at A/U Ranches between 4:30-5:30 PM.  Parking is available at no additional charge.
-Depart from A/U Ranches between 9AM and 10AM.

The DB Statement of Community Standards is available on our registration page.

Tentative Itinerary:

All activities listed below are optional.  For those not skiing or snowboarding on Friday or Saturday, a variety of activities are available at the Ranches.

Thursday:

2:00 PM – Load Vans and depart for Buena Vista, CO

5:00 PM – Arrive at A/U Ranches

6:00 PM – Dinner

6:45 PM – Welcome to Weekend

Friday:

7:00 AM – Breakfast

For those skiing:

7:45 AM – Depart for Monarch Mountain

9:00 AM – Ski Lifts open

12:00 PM – lunch at Monarch Lodge

4:00 PM – Monarch lifts close

For those staying at Round Up Ranch:

8:00 AM – Lesson Study at Crow’s Nest (optional)

9:00 AM – Snowshoeing / excursion to town

12:00 PM – Lunch at Valerie Lodge

1:00 PM – Sledding on property / build a snowman / hot chocolate by the fire

5:00 PM – Down time / Prep Dinner

6:00 PM – Dinner

7:00 PM – Metaphysical Discussion

8:00 PM – Down time, Games

Saturday:

7:00 AM – Breakfast / All

For those skiing:

7:45 AM – Depart for Monarch Mountain

9:00 AM – Ski Lifts open

12:00 PM – lunch at Monarch Lodge

4:00 PM – Monarch lifts close

For those staying at Round Up Ranch:

8:00 AM – Lesson Study at Valerie Lodge by the fire (optional)

9:00 AM – Snowshoeing / board games / puzzle

12:00 PM – Lunch at Valerie

1:00 PM – Ice skating / gingerbread houses / hot chocolate by the fire

5:00 PM – Down time / Prep dinner

6:00 PM – Dinner / All

7:00 PM – Games, down time

Sunday:

8:30 AM – Breakfast

9:30 AM – Depart for First Church, Buena Vista, CO

10:00 AM – Church

11:00 AM – Drive back to A/U

12:00 PM – Lunch

1:00 PM – Drive to Mt. Princeton Hot Springs

4:30 PM – Depart Mt. Princeton Hot Springs

5:00 PM – Down Time / Dinner Prep

6:00 PM – Dinner

7:00 PM – Hot Chocolate / Activities / Down Time

Monday:

8:00 AM – Breakfast

8:30 AM – Load Vans and say Goodbye

9:00 AM – Drive to DIA

Jan
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DB Outreach: Ohio Family Winter Event @ Snow Trails Winter Resort
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join other Christian Scientists and their friends of all faiths for a DiscoveryBound FAMLY snow tubing activity! Meet new friends from the state of Ohio, create exciting wintertime memories and leave invigorated from an afternoon of fun and laughter!

Snow Trails Winter Resort
3100 Possum Run Road
Mansfield, Ohio

Meet at the Wendy’s on I-71, exit 169 at 1:00 pm for lunch, then head over to Snow Trails Resort for 2 hours of snow tubing fun!

COST:
$10 – (Columbus Chapter will sponsor $15 each admission price of $25.) If you have a family of three or more children please contact Madith Barton for adjusted pricing.

RSVP:
• Columbus area: Madith Barton
614.747.6776 • [email protected]
• Cleveland area: Susan Westrope
440.930.5557 • [email protected]
• Massilon area: Wendy Silver
330.704.8813 • [email protected]

 

Jan
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DB Outreach: Western Winter Weekend for Teens – Tahoe, CA @ Granlibakken Tahoe
Jan 19 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 21 @ 4:00 pm

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN: Register here
Download and Share the Flyer

WHO: 7th-12th grade Christian Scientists and your friends of all faiths

WHEN:
Arrive on Friday, January 19 at 8:00pm, after dinner (at Granlibakken Resort)
Depart on Sunday, January 21 at 4:00pm (from Sugar Bowl Resort)

WHERE:
Drop off
 at Granlibakken Resort
725 Granlibakken Road
Tahoe City, CA 96145

Pick up at Sugar Bowl Resort
629 Sugar Bowl Road
Norden, CA  95724

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

  • If flying
    Arrival: Friday, January 19: Fly into Sacramento Airport (SMF) by 3:00pm Pacific time
    Departure: Sunday, January 21: Leave Sacramento Airport (SMF) after 8:00pm Pacific time
    A shuttle will be provided from the airport to Granlibakken Resort, and take you back to the airport on Sunday.
  • If driving
    Arrival: Friday, January 19: Arrive at Granlibakken Resort at 8:00pm, after dinner
    Departure: Sunday, January 21: From Sugar Bowl Resort at 4:00pm


COST:
$150 – 7th – 12th graders and your friends
$10 Discount – Bring a friend new to DB and you both receive $10 off!

ADDITIONAL COSTS:
Lift tickets, ski or snowboarding equipment rental and helmet rental (if needed) are additional costs. (You will be asked during registration to indicate which items you need for the weekend and pay for the fees with the completion of your registration.

TEEN FINANCIAL AID:
Please don’t let the cost keep you from attending. If you need to apply for financial aid, you will have the opportunity to do so during your registration. Financial awards can be up to 1/2 of the registration fee and additional aid is available for those flying to the event, up to $150. (Financial aid is NOT available for lift tickets and rental gear.) If there is additional aid needed to attend the weekend, please contact us – we do not want finances to prevent you from attending.

If the financial aid amount you’ve been granted does not meet your financial needs for this event and you choose to cancel your registration, you need to notify DiscoveryBound Outreach within 48 hours of being notified of the amount granted. If cancelling, you will be refunded your deposit with the exception of a $20 cancellation fee. After the 48 hours, if you need to cancel for any reason, you will need to return any financial aid amount you received towards travel costs.

CANCELLATIONS/REFUNDS:
Refunds, less a $75 cancellation fee, will be given to participants cancelling by December 28, 2017. No refunds will be given after December 28.
Full Refunds for lift tickets and rentals if notified on or before January 12, 2018.

WEEKEND & REGISTRATION QUESTIONS:
If you have questions regarding the registration process, please email Krista Capp or call 303.376.7572, Monday thru Friday 8am – 4:30pm Mountain Time.

PARENTS:
If you are interested in staying at Granlibakken Resort and skiing with the group on Sunday, January 21, please be in touch with the resort to make your lodging reservations. You can reach them at 530.583.4242. Also, please contact Krista Capp so I can include you in our group lift ticket count.

REGISTRATION CLOSES: Friday, January 12, 2018

Jan
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DB Outreach: Eastern Winter Weekend for Teens – Berkshires, MA @ Vacation Village in the Berkshires
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 28 @ 2:00 pm

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!  Register Here
Download and Share the Flyer

Join teens (grades 7–12) in New England’s Berkshire mountains for inspiration, fun, and friendship. You’ll ski/
snowboard at Jiminy Peak or snow tube at Bousquet, compete in the DB Winter Olympics on Lake Pontoosuc,
enjoy an inspirational speaker, and swim in the huge indoor pool and hot tub. Plus there’ll be plenty of time to
hang out with friends, old and new, and get the chance for CS discussion with teens like you, so don’t miss it!

Arrive Friday after 8:00 pm at Vacation Village
(276 Brodie Mountain Road, Hancock, MA 01267).
Depart Sunday at 2:00 pm from Lake Pontoosuc
(739 S Main St, Lanesboro, MA 01237)

Costs:  $80 Registration fee for 2 nights lodging and meals from Friday night snacks to Sunday lunch. Skiing/Snowboarding/Snow Tubing costs are additional. (see below)
Cancellation Fee: $40 may be refunded if cancelled by January 10th

Rental/Ticket Information
Lift Tickets: $51
Ski/Snowboard Rental: $36
Helmet Rental $10
Beginner Ski/Snowboard Package: $79 (Includes lift ticket to lower mountain, rentals, and lesson; Helmet Rental: $10 additional)
Snow Tubing (if you don’t want to go skiing)
Snow Tubing: $18 for 2 hours

Transportation: Teens are responsible for their own transportation to and from the event, unless flying. Carpools are available.  See below.

Private Vehicles: Arrive at Vacation Village in the Berkshires in Hancock, MA after 8:00 p.m.  And Depart Lake Pontoosuc on Sunday at 2:00 p.m.  Flying: Arrive at Logan Airport by 3:00 p.m on Friday, January 27 and depart on Sunday, January 29 after 7:00 p.m.

Carpool/Transportation/Contacts:

REGISTRATION CLOSES: Sunday, January 21, 2018 Midnight

Mar
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DB Outreach: 20S/30S Winter Weekend in New Hampshire @ Airbnb
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 4 @ 11:00 am

Join us March 2nd – 4th, 2018 for a weekend full of inspiration, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tubing, ice skating, games, socializing, exploring and friends.

Christian Science adults in their 20s & 30s (and friends) are invited.

Getting There
The house is an 1.5 hour drive from Boston. You can fly into Logan International Airport or Manchester-Boston Regional Airport. If you plan on flying in, please arrive Friday by 4pm and depart Sunday earliest 3pm. Please be in contact ASAP about flight information, since it will require additional coordination to make work. We will be arranging carpools for those who need it. On the Google Form at the bottom of this page is an area where you can list if you are in need of a carpool or willing to drive others.

Accommodations
We will be staying in a mansion 9 miles from the Gunstock Mountain Resort.  Bed priority will be given to those who sign up first.
Here is a link to the Airbnb website: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/21504942

Food
All meals will be provided (Friday dinner through Sunday breakfast). If you have diet requirements (e.g. vegetarian), please let us know in the Google Form.

Cost / Registration / Payment / Refunds

Cost
The cost is only $95 per person, which covers the whole weekend, including food (Friday dinner through Sunday breakfast) and lodging for two nights. The price does not include the cost of the lift ticket and equipment rentals.  There are multiple activities at the resort that you can sign up for.  The prices are as follows:

Lift Tickets: $66
Ski and Snowboard Rentals: $33
Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing: $16
2 hours of Tubing: $21

Registration / Payment
To register, RSVP “YES” on this page that you are coming to the event. We will be in contact with you shortly after to obtain more details and payment.

Please pay within 24 hours of signing up. To avoid paying a credit card fee, you can use these payment options:
Venmo  (use the number 626-367-3440 or @jwelmore) or Cash/Check

Refund Policy
If you cancel up to a week in advance of the event (February 23rd), you will be charged a $50 cancellation fee and the remainder will be refunded. All cancellations after February 23rd are non-refundable.

Travel Financial Aid
DiscoveryBound generously offers financial aid for flight costs for these events. Financial support is determined on an individual need, and grants are awarded up to $150, not to exceed 50% of your total travel costs. Click here to download the DB financial aid form. DB will notify you with the amount awarded within two weeks of your submitted request.

If you are in need of further financial aid beyond travel costs, please contact us.

Google Form
Please complete this form: https://goo.gl/forms/ALxmkTp3UxttQlS53 ASAP. It will help us tremendously with planning.

Email: [email protected]
Jake’s Cell: (626)-367-3440
Kelsey’s Cell: (916)-595-9599

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Mar
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DB Outreach: Georgia Aquarium Overnight @ Georgia Aquarium
Mar 10 – Mar 11 all-day

Come to the Georgia Aquarium for an awesome sleepover. Enjoy the outstanding
dolphin show; go behind-the-scene to see how food is prepared; look at the big
tank from the top; and engage in hands-on activities. Then drift off to sleep by one
of the tanks of the majestic animals.

When:  Saturday, March 10 — Sunday, March 11, 2018 3:00pm Saturday – noon Sunday
Meet and depart from First Church of Christ, Scientist,
150 Fifteenth St NE, Atlanta (corner of Peachtree and 15th Streets)
Who:  Ages 7-12 year old Christian Scientists & friends
Limited spots available for parents of attendees

Includes overnight, programming, dinner and breakfast
– Youth: $75 (Financial assistance available)
– Additional Siblings: $50
– Parents: $100
Registration Deadline is January 30, 2018
Contact Connie Wallingford for Registration Form
# 678-570-8414 [email protected]

 

Apr
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DB Outreach: Jetty Park Family Camping/Kayaking at Cape Canaveral, FL @ Jetty Park
Apr 13 – Apr 15 all-day

Come Join Florida DB Chapters for a weekend of fun, sun, and inspiration! This popular family event held at the Jetty Park beach and campground in Cape Canaveral, Florida include a 2-night/3day campout along the white sandy ocean front and the opportunity to take part in a wide range of exciting recreational activities.  Feel free to join us for any part of the weekend.  This weekend event is for ALL ages!

  • 2-hr guided kayak tour (optional, extra cost)
  • Sunrise walks on the beach
  • BBQ dinner & games Saturday evening Inspirational Speaker Travis L. Thomas
  • Youth Led Sunday Service
  • Meet Reps from CS camps and Principia

$79 per tent; includes two nights of camping, planned activities, and inspirational speaker.
$10 per person for food; includes breakfast on Saturday and Sunday, BBQ dinner. Ages 5 and under are free.
$10 per person for Saturday ONLY; includes BBQ dinner and inspirational talk.
$30 per person includes tip (ages 5 and older) kayak tour encountering manatees and dolphins (optional)

Bio of Travis Thomas: Travis Thomas is the Creator of “Live Yes, And” – which is dedicated to helping individuals, teams, and companies discover their inner brilliance through a commitment to purpose, authenticity, and life-transforming collaboration. Travis has been a professional improvisational comedian for 20 years, and now uses the principles of improv to help companies, schools, and sports teams create high-performing cultures. He has worked with the Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox, Georgia Football, and US Soccer to name a few. Travis is a graduate of Principia College, he worked at The Principia School for 4 years, The Mother Church for 5 years, as well as being involved with many of the Christian Science camps. He lives in Jupiter, FL with his wife and three kids, and still performs monthly with the improv group be co-founded 14 years ago. For more info on Travis – check out www.LiveYesAnd.com

Download and share the flyer & registration form!

Contacts:
Central Florida Jennie Webster 407-625-8043 [email protected]
Tampa Bay Julie Webster 813-760-4749 [email protected]
Southeast Florida Geoff Hufford 818-422-5127 [email protected] 
Jacksonville Jessica Dees 904-607-1301 [email protected]

 

 

Apr
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DB Outreach: Teen Spring Weekend – Atlanta, GA @ Stone Mountain
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm

Registration has been closed!

Come join us for a Spring Teen Weekend in Atlanta, Georgia! The weekend is for 7-12th grade Christian Scientists and their friends of all faiths.  We will be staying at Stone Mountain Inn where we will be able to enjoy some of their activities on property like morning easy hike with great views, summit skyride, swimming, an afternoon trip into Atlanta with lunch at Centennial Olympic Park and the Skyview Atlanta ferris wheel, exploring MLK’s The King Center and an evening BBQ with a laser show.

$150 this covers all activities/lodging and meals from Saturday breakfast through Sunday lunch
(There is financial aid available – up to $75 towards the registration fee, and if anyone is flying to the event, up to an additional $150 for air travel.)

Saturday Morning:
Stone Mountain – short walking/hiking trail
Summit Skyride
 – high-speed Swiss cable car provides a stunning view of the Confederate Memorial Carving as it transports guests more than 825 feet above ground to the top of Stone Mountain. From the top, experience amazing views of the Atlanta skyline, the Appalachian Mountains and more up to 60 miles away.

Saturday Afternoon:  Head to the city of Atlanta and enjoy a few of Atlanta’s activities:
Lunch at Centennial Olympic Park – legacy of the 1996 Olympic Games and the center of a thriving tourist district.
Skyview Atlanta Ferris Wheel: -Towering nearly 20 stories above Centennial Park, the SkyView Ferris wheel features 42 climate-controlled gondolas providing guests with breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Atlanta and the surrounding metropolitan area.
The King Center – Historical Landmark – Nonprofit center exhibiting Martin Luther King related photos & artifacts, plus rooms on Gandhi & Rosa Parks.

Saturday Later Afternoon – hang out at the pool and swim

Saturday Night:  Outdoor BBQ & The Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision® is a not-to-be-missed Atlanta tradition that will wow your family with state-of-the-art digital graphics and awe-inspiring effects. The Lasershow features lights, iconic music, lasers and epic fireworks. Plus, three flame cannons add a punch to the show by sending a trio of flames nearly one-hundred feet into the air.

Sunday:  Attend First Church of Christ, Scientist, Decatur, GA

Travel parameters: (in your planning)

Driving:
Arrival: Friday, April 27 – please plan to arrive at 7:00 p.m. at Stone Mountain Inn.  The Inn is located at Stone Mountain Park, 1000 Robert E Lee Blvd, Stone Mountain, GA 30083.  Dinner will not be provided on Friday, so please plan to eat prior to your arrival.

  • Departure: Sunday, April 29 – pick up at First Church of Christ, Scientist, Decatur, GA at 1:00 p.m.

446 Clairmont Ave, Decatur, GA 30030


Flying: (a shuttle will be provided to/from Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta Airport (ATL) to Stone Mountain Inn and First Church of Christ, Scientist, Decatur, GA.

  • Arrival: Friday, April 27 – please plan to arrive at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta (ATL) no later than 6:00 pm. Since dinner is not provided on Friday evening, please bring money for dinner since we will plan to stop for something to eat before we arrive at the Inn.
  • Departure: Sunday, April 29 – please plan to depart from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta (ATL)  after 3:00 pm.

 

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DB Outreach: Teen Spring Weekend – Santa Monica, CA @ Hostelling International - Santa Monica, CA
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm – Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm

Come join us for a Spring Teen Weekend in Santa Monica, CA! This weekend is for 7-12th grade Christian Scientists and their friends of all faiths. We will be playing on the beach and enjoying the games and rides on the Santa Monica Pier. We will be staying at the Hostel in Santa Monica, just a few minutes from the beach, and joining 1st Church of Christ, Scientist, Santa Monica for Sunday School. We would love to have you join us!

WHO: 7th-12th grade Christian Scientists and your friends of all faiths

WHEN:
Arrive on Friday, April 27 between 6:30-7:00pm, after dinner (at Hostelling International, LA/Santa Monica)
Depart on Sunday, April 29 at 12:30pm (from 1st Church of Christ, Scientist, Santa Monica)

WHERE:
Drop off at Hostelling International, LA/Santa Monica
1436 2nd St
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Pick up at 1st Church of Christ, Scientist
505 Arizona Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90401

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

  • Driving:
    Arrival: Friday, April 27 – please plan to arrive between 6:30-7:00 pm at Hostelling International LA/Santa Monica. The Hostel is located at 1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401. Dinner will not be provided on Friday, so please plan to eat prior to your arrival.
    Departure: Sunday, April 29 – pick up will be between 12:30-1:00 pm at 1st Church of Christ, Scientist. The church’s address is 505 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, 90401.
  • Flying: (a shuttle will be provided to/from LAX and the Hostel on both Friday and Sunday)
    Arrival: Friday, April 27 – please plan to arrive at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) no later than 5:00 pm. Since dinner is not provided on Friday evening, please bring money for dinner since we will plan to stop for something to eat before we arrive at the Hostel.
    Departure: Sunday, April 29 – please plan to depart from LAX after 4:00 pm.


COST:

$150 – 7th-12th graders and your friends
$10 Discount – Bring a friend new to DB and you both receive $10 off!

TEEN FINANCIAL AID:
Please don’t let the cost keep you from attending. If you need to apply for financial aid, you will have the opportunity to do so during your registration. Financial awards can be up to 1/2 of the registration fee and additional aid is available for those flying to the event, up to $150. If there is additional aid needed to attend the weekend, please contact us – we do not want finances to prevent you from attending.

(If the financial aid amount you are granted does not meet your financial needs for this event and you choose to cancel your registration, you need to notify DiscoveryBound Outreach within 48 hours of being notified of the amount granted. If cancelling, you will be refunded your deposit with the exception of a $20 cancellation fee. After the 48 hours, if you need to cancel for any reason, you will need to return any financial aid amount you received towards travel costs.)

CANCELLATION/REFUNDS:
Refunds, less a $75 cancellation fee, will be given to participants cancelling by April 6. No refunds will be given after April 6.

WEEKEND & REGISTRATION QUESTIONS:
If you have questions regarding the registration process, please email Krista Capp  or call 303.376.7572, Monday thru Friday 8am – 4:30pm Mountain Time.

REGISTRATION CLOSES: Friday, April 20, 2018

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DB Outreach: Ohio Family Day at Ramseyer Farms @ Ramseyer Farms
Sep 15 @ 12:45 pm – 5:00 pm

DOWNLOAD FLYER AND REGISTRATION FORM

Join Ohio’s DiscoveryBound Outreach Chapters for a fun fall celebration!  We’ll get started with games and inspiration, then enjoy Ramseyer Farms’s activities which includes 2 giant corn mazes, scenic hayrides, a corn crib chute, pedal carts, covered wagon train, a spud slinger and much more.  You won’t want to miss this great kick-off to the fall!

$5.00 includes snacks, drinks and all activities.

To register for the event, download the flyer and registration form.

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Outreach: Teen Winter Weekend in the Berkshires @ Vacation Village in the Berkshires
Feb 1 @ 8:00 pm – Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm

WHO: 7th–12th grade Christian Scientists and your friends of all faiths

WHAT: Join DiscoveryBound teens (grades 7–12) and their friends of all faiths in the Berkshires for two full days of inspiration, fun, and friendship. There’ll be skiing/snowboarding at Jiminy Peak or snow tubing at Bousquet on Saturday and our very own DB Winter Olympics on Lake Pontoosuc the following day. Stay in condos overlooking Jiminy Peak and enjoy an evening with an inspirational speaker, huge indoor swimming pool and hot tub. There will be time for hanging out with friends – old and new. Most of all, it’s a chance for CS discussion with teens who think like you, with the support of an awesome team of chaperones coming to be with us… so don’t miss it!

WHEN:
Arrive on Friday, February 1 at 8:00 p.m., after dinner
Depart on Sunday, February 3 at 2:00 p.m. at Lake Pontoosuc (near Lanesboro Pizza)

WHERE:
Drop off at Vacation Village at the Berkshires
276 Brodie Mountain Rd, Hancock, MA 01237

Pick up at Lake Pontoosuc (near Lanesboro Pizza)
739 S Main St, Lanesborough, MA 01237

TRANSPORTATION:
Teens are responsible for their own transportation to and from the event, unless flying.
Carpools are available. See below.

  • If Flying:
    Arrival:
    Friday, February 1: Fly into Logan International Airport (BOS) by 3:00 p.m EST
    Departure: Sunday, February 3: Leave Logan International Airport (BOS) after 7:00 p.m. EST
    A shuttle will be provided to and from the airport
  • If Driving:
    Arrival: Friday, February 1: Arrive at Vacation Village at the Berkshires after 8:00 p.m., after dinner
    Departure: Sunday, February 3: From Lake Pontoosuc (near Lanesboro Pizza) at 2:00 p.m.
  • Carpool/Transportation/Contacts:
    Regional & Boston Contact: Lori Selby, 781-956-9035, [email protected]
    CT Contact: Kate Pagett, 860-604-8001, [email protected]
    NY Contact: Cathleen Ouderkirk, 917-574-9214, [email protected]
    NH Contact: Pollyann Winslow, 603-421-0635, [email protected]

COST:
$90 includes 2 nights lodging and all meals
$10 Discount – Bring a friend new to DB and you both receive $10 off!

ADDITIONAL COSTS:
Choose from the Following:
Skiing/Snowboarding at Jiminy Peak
Lift Tickets: $53
Ski/Snowboard Rental: $37
Helmet Rental: $10
Beginner Ski/Snowboard Package: $79
(Includes lift ticket to lower mountain, rentals, and lesson; Helmet Rental: $10 additional)
OR
Snow Tubing at Bousquet
Snow Tubing: $20 for 2 hours

TEEN FINANCIAL AID:
Please don’t let the cost keep you from attending. If you need to apply for financial aid, you will have the opportunity to do so during registration. Financial awards can be up to 1/2 of the registration fee and additional aid is available for those flying to the event, up to $150. (Financial aid is NOT available for lift tickets & rental gear.) If there is additional aid needed to attend the weekend, please contact us – we don not want finances to prevent you from attending.

If the financial aid amount you’ve been granted does not meet your financial needs for this event and you choose to cancel your registration, you need to notify us within 48 hours of being notified of the amount granted. If cancelling, you will be refunded your deposit with the exception of a $20 cancellation fee. After 48 hours, if you need to cancel for any reason, you will need to return any financial aid amount you received towards the travel costs.

CANCELLATIONS/REFUNDS:
Refunds, less a $45 cancellation fee, will be given to participants cancelling by January 25th.
No refunds will be given after January 25th.

WEEKEND & REGISTRATION QUESTIONS:
If you have any questions regarding the registration process, please email [email protected] or call
781-956-9035.  Registration is now Closed.

PARENTS:
If you are interested in staying at the Vacation Village Berkshires and skiing with the group on Saturday, February 1, please let me know so that I can give you the discounted price.

REGISTRATION CLOSES:  Monday, January 28th, 2019 – Registration is now Closed.

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

 

 

 

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DB Outreach: Family Winter Weekend in CO @ A/U Ranches
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm

“Spirit is symbolized by strength, presence, and power, and also by holy thoughts, winged with Love.” – S&H 512:8-9

Come join us for a cozy family weekend at the A/U Ranches! This is a wonderful opportunity to relax and have fun while enjoying the company of other Christian Science families and friends. Take part in sledding, broom hockey, climbing in the Rock Gym, horseback riding, games and cards in the lodge and much more. Even if you have a good book you are trying to finish, bring it along and enjoy reading by the fire. Feel free to do as few or as many activities as you want, but come be a part of the fun!

WHEN: Friday, March 1 – Sunday, March 3, 2019

WHERE: A/U Ranches, Buena Vista, CO

WHO: Christian Science families, 20s/30s, adults, and their friends of all faiths. This is not a teen only weekend. There will be no chaperones provided and families will be housed in cabins. There will also be 20s/30s and adult cabins by gender.

COST: $69 per person (included in the cost are all meals beginning with Saturday breakfast through Sunday lunch, lodging and Ranch activities. Horseback riding is an additional expense and can be purchased when registering.)

FINANCIAL AID: If needed, up to $34 in financial aid is available for youth 17 and under. When registering, you will have the opportunity to apply.

TRAVEL: Please plan to arrive at the A/U Ranches between 7-8pm on Friday, March 1. Departure on Sunday will be at 1pm.

CANCELLATION POLICY: If for some reason you need to cancel, you may do so up until Friday, February 8 with a $35 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given after February 8.

Registration closes February 20, 2019

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to be in touch. We look forward to seeing you there!

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

 

 

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DB Outreach: Jetty Park Family Camping/Kayaking – Cape Canaveral, FL @ Jetty Park
Apr 12 – Apr 14 all-day

Download Flyer / Registration Form
(Please submit registration form by mail.  Instructions are on the form.)

Come Join Florida DB Chapters for a weekend of fun, sun, and inspiration! This popular family
event held at the Jetty Park beach and campground in Cape Canaveral, Florida includes a
2-night/3-day campout along the white sandy ocean front and the opportunity to take part in a
wide range of exciting recreational activities. Feel free to join us for any part of the weekend.

Weekend Activities Include:
• 2-hr guided kayak tour (optional)
• Sunrise & evening walks on the beach
• BBQ dinner & games
• Inspirational talk
• Youth-led Sunday service
• Meet reps from CS camps and Principia

WHO:
Christian Scientists of all ages and their friends of all faiths.
WHEN:
Arrive: Friday, April 12 any time after 3:00 pm
Depart: Sunday, April 14 at noon
WHERE:
Jetty Park Campground
400 Jetty Park Road, Cape Canaveral, FL
COST:
$79 per tent; includes two nights of camping,
planned activities, and inspirational speaker.
$10 per person for food; includes breakfast on
Saturday and Sunday, BBQ dinner. Ages 5 and
under are free.
$10 per person for Saturday ONLY; includes BBQ
dinner and inspirational talk.
$30 (includes tip) per person (optional) kayak tour
encountering manatees and dolphins (for ages 5+).