Apr
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DB Outreach: DiscoveryBound & Crystal Lake Camps Presentations @ First Church of Christ, Scientist, Ocala, FL
Apr 7 @ 12:30 pm

DiscoveryBound (DB)  & Crystal Lake Camps (CLC) Presentation – join us for refreshments and a presentation about CLC and DB!  Camp Director, Becca DeNicholas, and DB Outreach Eastern Regional Manager, Lori Selby, will talk about our youth programs and our adult and family programs. Feel free to invite your friends, family and fellow church members.  We’d love to see you there!

When:  Sunday, April 7th at 12:30 p.m following church
Where: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Ocala, FL
Who:  Everyone
Contact:  Tim Potter at [email protected] or Becca DeNicholas at [email protected]

Apr
27
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DB Oureach: Global Days of Service – Jacksonville Principia Club & DB Chapter @ Sulzbacher Center
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Principia Club of Jacksonville and DiscoveryBound Jacksonville Chapter invite you, your family, and friends to participate in the annual Global Days of Service.

When:  Saturday, April 27 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where:  Sulzbacher Center 611 East Adams St. Jacksonville, FL
Who:  Volunteers must be 12 or older
This shelter is the only place in Northeast Florida where residents can receive three nutritious meals a day, 365 days a year. Every day, the center prepares and serves over 1,600 meals to shelter residents and hungry neighbors.
Space is limited. Depending on the number of participants, we may split into two shifts:
Preparation from 9–11 a.m. | Serving from 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

For more information, monetary donations, and to sign up, please contact
Jean Martin at [email protected] or 904.887.6067

May
18
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DB Outreach: SuperNova Chapter – Youth Concert & Family Open House at Lynn House @ Lynn House
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Youth Concert & Family Open House
Saturday, May 18th 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Concert Starts at 1:30 p.m.
Features music by students from our CS community.  Light refreshments provided and Co-Sponsored by DiscoveryBound SuperNova Chapter.  Earn community service hours for performing or volunteering.

Pre-registration is encouraged!  Contact Lissa Murphy.

May
19
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DB Outreach: San Diego Chapter – Family Mission Trails Walkabout @ Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Sunday, May 19 Family Hiking (all levels and all ages)

Explore the rich regional trails in San Diego with a visit to the Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center. From there they will launch into some short hikes and will plan on pizza at Mountain Mike’s in San Carlos.

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San Diego Chapter May Gathering: Mission Trails Hike @ Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This local chapter event is for all ages!  Bring comfortable shoes for hiking.

Jun
1
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DB Outreach: Northern, CA Adult Chapter – Fort Funston Beach Cleanup with Prin Club @ Fort Funston Beach, San Francisco
Jun 1 all-day

Fort Funston Beach Cleanup With Principia Club in San Francisco.
Contact Marini for further details.

Jun
8
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DB OUTREACH: DB 20s/30s HIKING DAY TRIP ALONG THE HUDSON RIVER, NY
Jun 8 all-day

DB 20s/30s Hiking Day Trip Along the Hudson River, NY

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Please join us in a day of adventure, hiking along the Hudson with breathtaking views, only an 1 hr 30 min train ride from NYC.

Any questions? Need the details?

Contact Zach Selby (781) 336-7669  [email protected]

 

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DB Oureach: Northern, CA Adult Chapter – Mt. Tamalpais Steep Ravine Trail @ Mt. Tamalpais Steep Ravine Trail
Jun 8 – Jun 9 all-day

Mt. Tamalpais Steep Ravine Trail
Contact Steve Klocksiem for further details

Jun
15
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DB Outreach: Idaho Chapter – Summer Splash @ Weiser Park
Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE:  Saturday, June 15th
Join Idaho DiscoveryBound in our Summer Spash!

Open to all Christian Scientists and their friends of any age, from anywhere.  YES YOU CAN COME!
5:00 p.m. Games, Picnidc, music, sharing at Weiser Park, Weiser, Idaho
7:00-8:00 p.m. Weiser Pool Private Swim
Pool is reserved just for our group!  (Costs are covered by Idaho DB. Please sign in at pool front desk at 7:00 p.m. if you swim.)

Bring:
A yummy dish, your favorite instrument, (or spoons, whistle, kazoo) for jam session, your favorite water toys or squirt gun, outdoor games, frisbee, a change of clothes (be prepared to get wet) swimsuit, hat lawn chair, and a favorite Bible passage.

Jun
22
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DB Outreach: DB Atlanta Chapter – Kennesaw Mountain Hike @ Kennesaw Mountain Nat'l Park (in front of the Visitor's Center)
Jun 22 all-day

🏔Kick off the summer with a Kennesaw Mountain hike.  🚶
Dana Dorman, in the National Leadership Council (NLC) program of DiscoveryBound, is leading this event as her capstone project.

When:  Saturday,June 22, 2019  Starts @ 9:00am End around 11:30 or 12:00 for the hike.
We will meet in the front of the visitor’s center. Please try to be there ten minutes before the hike starts.
Who:  All ages are invited to this Hike. Bring your dogs and friends along.
After Hiking Kennesaw Mountain will go out to eat.
What:  Climb the mountain(s), go out to lunch, meet new friends
RSVP:  If you have any questions please call Dana Dorman @ 404-747-2826

 

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DB Outreach: Northern, CA Adults – Horse Tail Falls Hike @ Horse Tail Falls Hike
Jun 22 – Jun 23 all-day

Horse Tail Falls Hike in Sierras (moderate/difficult, 2.5M RT)
Contact Sharon Hansen for further details.

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DB Outreach: San Diego Chapter – La Jolla Cove @ La Jolla Cave
Jun 22 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

La Jolla Morning – All Ages
Saturday, June 22, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Join us for a Saturday morning in La Jolla with a trip to La Jolla Cove and bagels on the beach!  We will meet up at the entrance of the Coast Walk Parking Garage on Prospect Street and head to the La Jolla Cove for breakfast on the beach. From there we have the option for a short hike to La Jolla Cave or walk on the Coast Walk trail.

Cost:  $3.00 per person includes bagels & cream cheese, fruit salad and juice. Parking additional fee
Directions:  Coast Walk parking garage is located at 1289 Prospect St. La Jolla.

RSVP:  Lane Brown at 646-812-4809 or [email protected]

Jun
29
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DB OUTREACH: DB 20s/30s NEW ENGLAND TOUGH MUDDER – CHARLTON, MA
Jun 29 @ 9:30 am

DB 20s/30s New England Tough Mudder 

For more info and to register, click here

What: Tough Mudder Classic Course and Lunch

When: June 29, 2019 starting at 9:30am

Where: 219 Brookfield Rd, Charlton MA 01507

Cost: $119.35 for Tough Mudder Ticket and Lunch

Contact: Jake Elmore 626-367-3440

Jul
13
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DB Outreach: Northern, CA Adult Chapter – Sugar Pine Point Mansion Tour & Beach Day @ Sugar Pine Point Mansion Tour & Beach Day
Jul 13 – Jul 14 all-day

Sugar Pine Point Mansion Tour & Beach Day in Tahoe

$12.00 for bike rental
Contact Ed Ballard for further information

Jul
14
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DB OUTREACH: DB Young Adult Manager Visits St. Louis – 20s/30s Topgolf @ TopGolf
Jul 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

DB 20s/30s St. Louis Topgolf

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Sunday 14th 2019 at 12:00pm

16851 N Outer 40 Rd. Chesterfield, MO

Whether you’re a seasoned pro, a casual golfer, or never held a club in your life, Topgolf is fun for everyone!

Come hit some golf balls with friends in their 20s/30s!

Thanks to DiscoveryBound’s financial support, golfing is only $5/person for one hour.

Prefer to just hang out? We’d love to have you!

Food is available for purchase.

RSVP/Questions: Andrew McKinley (530) 258-7581 [email protected]

This event offers a healing atmosphere that is alcohol, smoke and drug free.

Jul
19
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DB OUTREACH: TMC Interns (NLC & 20s/30s) BBQ Lunch
Jul 19 @ 6:10 pm – 7:10 pm

Mother Church NLC & 20s/30s Interns BBQ Lunch 

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When: Sunday, July 28th following church service at TMC

Where: Lori Selby’s home, 439 Morton Street, Stoughton, MA 02072

Who: TMC College Interns & NLC High School Interns

Pick Up & Drop off: Transportation provided – Pick up is at TMC following church service and then return in the late afternoon.

Cost: Free – The DiscoveryBound Boston Chapter will be providing 2 (15) passenger vans for transportation to and from Lori’s home and all food for the BBQ.  We will be providing hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers, appetizers, salads, drinks and dessert!

RSVP & Contact: by Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Brooke Engel 303-638-0006 or
Hannah Hathaway 323-901-9173

 

Jul
20
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DB Outreach: San Diego Chapter – Summer Pool Party @ The Ogan's Home
Jul 20 @ 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm

DB San Diego Summer Pool Party! – All Ages
Saturday, July 20, 1:30-6:00 p.m.

Jump in the pool to cool off, test your skills on the putting green or in a game of Ping Pong, and join in the cookout!  The Ogans have offered their home in Poway for a pool party and cookout!  The pool and games will be ready at 1:30 p.m. and we will start the BBQ around 5:00 p.m.

Cost:  Bring a salad, side dish, or desert to share for the cookout, DB San Diego will provide meat and vegetarian grill options and drinks.

Directions:  14964 Huntington Gate Dr. Poway, CA 92074 – Their home is the 1st on the right side of the cul-de-sac and we will have balloons and a sign to designate the location.  Street parking is available.

RSVP:  Lane Brown at 646-812-4809 or [email protected] for planning food options

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DB Outreach: Maine Adventure Trip for Adults @ Adventure Bound
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 24 @ 10:00 am

Download the Flyer    Register Now    Travel Form    Financial Aid Form

Who: Christian Science adults of all ages and friends of all faiths

What: Explore breathtaking landscapes while rafting the Kennebec River, hike to the stunning Moxie Falls, experience kayaking and stand up paddle boards and enjoy wilderness camping under the stars. Disconnect from devices and take the time to connect with CS adults and your friends of all faiths from across the country for an Adventure in Maine’s vacation destination. We have all the adventures and challenges you’ll love. In addition to great adventures, base camp is no ordinary base camp.  You will even get a chance to have Lobster if you would like!  This guided multi-day trip is inspiring and all inclusive* – all you need to do is have the time of your life in the great outdoors.

Travel: The program starts and finishes in Caratunk, Maine. Base camp (Adventure Bound) is approximately 2.5 hours from Portland, ME and about 4.5 hours from Boston, MA. A DB shuttle is available to/from Portland, ME airport for an additional fee: $25 one way ($50 for round-trip).  Please see the Travel Form above to give us your transportation information.

DB Shuttle:
July 20, 2019 – Departs Portland, ME Airport at 1:15pm to arrive at Base Camp by 4:00pm (arrive into PWM by 12:30 p.m.)
July 24, 2019 – Depart Base Camp at 10:15am to arrive at Portland, ME Airport by 1:00pm (depart PWM after 2:30 p.m.)

Accommodations: Gender-based bunkhouses for 3 nights and gender based tents for camp-out for 1 night or bring a tent to stay with spouse during the weekend.

Level of Activity – need to be an active adult since we will be camping and white water rafting as the main activity.
There will be a licensed Maine guide in each raft when we go on the class III-IV white water rafting.  Short hike to Moxie Falls.

Registration IS OPEN until Friday, July 12th.
For questions about registration only, call Mackenzie Shepherd: (303) 779-3000 ext. 138

Cost: $580 *Includes 4 nights lodging , activities, meals – starting from Saturday night dinner through Wednesday breakfast. Travel costs are not included. If you need transportation from the Portland, ME airport, let us know (Additional fee of $25 each way)

Financial Aid
Thanks to recent generous donations, DiscoveryBound is now able to offer scholarships to adults attending DB events and programs. DB can even help with up to $150 towards registration and/or up to $150 towards travel costs. Do not let finances stop you from attending this DB event! Let us know if you have a need and we will get back with you in regards to next steps.  The link to the Financial Aid form can be found at the top of this page.

Cancellation Policy
Refunds less a $290 cancellation fee, will be given to participants canceling by Wednesday, July 3rd. No refunds will be issued after this date and you will be responsible for the full registration fee.

Tentative Agenda:
Saturday, July 20, 2019

Afternoon Arrive and Check-in at 4:00 p.m. Utilize adventure center:  swimming pool, hot tub, volleyball, disc golf, hiking trails, arcade, basketball court, soccer field, campfires, game room, and projection movie screen
6:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Introductions/Overview of the weekend/Inspirational Sharing
8:30 pm Campfire (wood is provided), Pool, Hot Tub
10:00 pm Bunkhouse lodging (bring sleeping bag) – Lights Out

 

Sunday, July 21, 2019

7:15 am Full breakfast buffet
9:00 am Meet with your guides to discuss and prepare for your day of a morning hike to Moxie Falls and an afternoon of Kayaking on the Lower Kennebec River.
10:00 am Scenic Hike to Moxie Falls. Take an Adventure Bound bus shuttle to the trail head to Moxie Falls, Maine’s largest waterfall. This relaxing hike has great view and swimming opportunities in the natural pools above the falls.
12:00 pm Break for a picnic lunch
12:30 pm Explore the Lower Kennebec River using 2-person inflatable kayaks and stand-up paddle boards.
3:30 pm Return to Adventure Bound and utilize the adventure center
5:30 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Informal Church Service outdoors
8:00 pm Free Time: Campfire (wood is provided) and utilize adventure center
10:00 pm Bunkhouse Lodging – Lights Out

 

Monday, July 22, 2019

7:15 am Full breakfast buffet
8:00 am Lesson Study (optional)
8:30 am 2-day Kennebec whitewater rafting orientation.  Day 1 adventures consist of introductory rapids in smaller 8-ft. self-guided rafts along the East Outlet of the Kennebec River just below Moosehead Lake, with Adventure Bound staff providing support from kayaks and leading the way.  Stopping at  Ledge Falls for a picnic lunch and fun at the falls.  From there you continue on a motorboat shuttle to their remote (boat access only) campsite on Indian Pond.  The campsite will have tents and sleeping pads provided for us. Enjoy a cheese/cracker/pepperoni snack along with veggies and dip while the guides prepare dinner.
6:00 pm Lakeside BBQ

7:30 pm

10:00 pm

Wilderness sauna and a refreshing swim in the pond before a nighttime snack of s’mores around the campfire.
Tent Camping (2-3 person tents) Lights Out

 

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

6:30 am Breakfast on the pond
7:30 am Depart by motorboat shuttle to Harris Station dam for Day 2 adventures for a 12-mile descent of the Kennebec river gorge with class III-IV whitewater.  Each raft (16-ft in length) of approx. 6-9 paddlers will be accompanied by a licensed Maine whitewater guide. Following the upper gorge section of rafting in the morning, we will stop along the banks of the river for a riverside barbecue.
3:30 pm Rafting trip concludes with a photo and video presentation of your rafting trip by Adventure Bound.
5:30 pm Dinner
8:00 pm Campfire (wood is provided) Utilize adventure center
10:00 pm Bunkhouse Lodging – Lights Out

 

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

7:15 am Full breakfast buffet
9:00 am Debrief Weekend with DiscoveryBound
10:00 am Check out of bunkhouses, utilize adventure center amenities and depart at your leisure

 

 

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DB San Diego Summer Pool Party! -All Ages @ The Ogan Home
Jul 20 @ 1:30 pm

DB San Diego Summer Pool Party! – All Ages

Jump in the pool to cool off, test your skills on the putting green or in a game of Ping Pong, and join the cookout!  The Ogans have offered their home in Poway for a pool party and cookout!  The pool and games will be ready at 1:30pm and we will start the BBQ around 5pm.

Cost: Bring a salad, side dish, or desert to share for the cookout.  DB San Diego will provide meat and vegetarian grill options and drinks.

Directions: Please RSVP to Lane Brown so we can plan for food options.  The address is 14964 Huntington Gate Drive, Poway, CA 92064.  Their home is the first on the right side of the cul-de-sac and we will have balloons and a sign to designate the location.  Street parking is available.

 

Jul
27
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DB Outreach: Northern, CA Adult Chapter – Grass Valley to Lake Chabot Hike @ Grass Valley to Lake Chabot Hike
Jul 27 – Jul 28 all-day

Grass Valley to Lake Chabot Hike in Oakland Foothills
Contact Steve Klocksiem for further details.