Join us as we gather to celebrate the season of gratitude. Let’s celebrate Thanksgiving and pre-game for the main event with a Friendsgiving feast at the Browns’! The Brown Family will provide the turkey (veggie and meat options) and the trimmings, we invite friends to bring drinks, a side dish, salad, or dessert to share. Brown House San Diego is located at 6485 Decanture Street, San Diego, CA 92120. Please RSVP to Lane Brown at 646-812-4809 so we can know how much to prepare, and leave a comment with what dish you’d like to share. All of our events are open and welcoming to all ages and families, we hope to see you there!
Please join us for our 4th annual Friendsgiving! Join us at Alex & Beth Griffin’s house for an evening full of fun, friends, and lots of food! We will be having a potluck style Thanksgiving meal, so please sign up to bring either a side dish, dessert, or drinks to share! This celebration is open to everyone so please invite all your friends!
Let us know if you want to come but need a ride down and we can arrange carpools. You can also take the Commuter Rail to get out to their house. Let us know if you plan on taking the Commuter Rail and we can pick you up from the station.
Also, if you have any board games you want to bring, please do!
You can use the link below to access a google docs page to say what item you’re bringing and if you need a ride or can drive people, thanks!
This event is supported by DiscoveryBound Outreach and is alcohol, drug and smoke free.
DB 20s/30s nyc friendsgiving
Sunday, November 24th at 1:30 PM
505W 29th St, New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our annual Friendsgiving event!
To bring: a dish to share (Appetizer, Side Dish, Dessert etc.)
Hope to see you there!
RSVP/Questions contact Zach Selby (781) 336-7669
DB 20s/30s Friendsgiving Potluck Dinner & Game Night
Friday, November 29th at 5:30 PM
DB 20s/30s St. Louis and the Asher Student Foundation warmly invite you to a celebration of gratitude and friendship at Asher House, St. Louis.
Asher House, St. Louis
7301-03 Delmar Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63130
We would greatly appreciate your contribution of a side dish, drink or dessert and please bring
your favorite game for afterward!
Space is limited, so please RSVP at (530)258-7581 or [email protected] if you’d like to join us.
DB 20s/30s St. Louis
The Principia Club of Atlanta and DiscoveryBound Atlanta Chapter invite you, your family, and friends to our annual Christmas Sing as we jingle and mingle in celebration of the season.
When: December 15, 2019 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: Garden Hills Recreation Center in Buckhead, 335 Pinetree Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30305
Who: All are WELCOME!
RSVP: Connie Wallingford at [email protected]
2020 Principia calendars will be available for $10 each.
For questions on the day of the Sing, please call Connie at 678.570.8414.
If you’d like to bring snacks or sweets, they are always appreciated!
The Principia Club of Greater Boston and DiscoveryBound Boston Chapter invite you, your family,
and friends to our annual Christmas Sing as we jingle and mingle in celebration of the season.
Please bring a plate of cookies or finger food to share. Beverages will be provided.
There will be crafts for children.
When: Sunday, December 15th at 2:30 p.m.
All Are WELCOME!
Where: The Longyear Museum, 1125 Boylston Street, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
RSVP: Lori Selby [email protected]
Christmas Program and hymn sing for the community
Game day for younger kids followed by a Christmas dinner for the older kids.
“Divine Love is infinite. Therefore all that really exists is in and of God, and manifests His love.” S&H 340:12-14
Explore the outdoors! Join DiscoveryBound teens (grades 7-12) in the Berkshires for two full days of inspiration, fun, and friendship. On Saturday, there’ll be skiing/snowboarding at Jiminy Peak for all levels from beginner to intermediate or snow tubing at Bousque. On Sunday, our very own DB Winter Olympics on Lake Pontoosuc. Stay in condos overlooking Jiminy Peak and enjoy an evening with an inspirational talk, 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!
7th–12th grade Christian Scientists and your friends
of all faiths. Bring a friend new to DB and you both
receive $10 off.
Friday, January 31 through Sunday, February 2, 2020
On Friday, arrive at Vacation Village in the Berkshires in Hancock, MA by 8:00 p.m. and depart Sunday at Lake Pontoosuc in Lanesborough, MA at 2:00 p.m.
Lodging – Vacation Village in the Berkshires, 76 Brodie Mountain Rd. Hancock, MA
Skiing/Snowboarding at Jiminy Peak, 37 Corey Rd. Hancock, MA
Snow tubing at Bousquet, 101 Dan Fox Dr, Pittsfield, MA 0120
$90.00 includes lodging and meals. (skiing/snowboarding/snow tubing additional expense)
Bring a friend and save $10.00 for you and your friend.
Group Rental/Ticket Information for Skiing/Snowboarding
Lift Tickets: $53
Ski/Snowboard Rental: $37
Helmet Rental Required $10
Beginner Ski/Snowboard Package: $79 (Includes lift ticket to lower mountain, rentals, and lesson; Helmet Rental: $10 additional)
Snow Tubing at Bousquet Mountain
Snow Tubing: $20 for 2 hours
Up to $45 for registration fee and Up to $150 in flight travel costs.
Carpools & Flights
Transportation: Teens are responsible for their own transportation to and from the event, unless flying. Carpools are available from New York and Boston.
Private Vehicles: Arrive at Vacation Village in the Berkshires in Hancock, MA by 8:00 p.m. And Depart Lake Pontoosuc on Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Flying: Arrive at Logan International Airport (BOS) by 3:00 p.m on Friday, January 31 and depart on Sunday, February 2 after 6:00 p.m. Transportation is provided to and from Logan International Airport.
- Event & Boston Contact: Lori Selby, 781-956-9035, [email protected]
- NY & CT Contact: Cathleen Ouderkirk 917-574-9214, [email protected]
- NH Contact: Pollyann Winslow 603 858-6696, [email protected]
Contact: Lori Selby, [email protected] or 781-956-9035
Kalahari Waterpark SPLASH!
“Everlasting arms of Love are beneath, around, above;” – Christian Science Hymnal Pg. 53
Join Christian Scientists and their friends of all faiths for a DiscoveryBound Family and Friends “Swim and Slide Adventure”! Meet new friends and create long lasting memories!
When: Sunday, February 2, 2020; 1:00PM-5PM
Where: Kalahari Resorts (7000 Kalahari Dr. Sandusky, OH 44870)
Meet us at the entrance to the water park downstairs through the arcade area.
Who: All Ages are Welcome (All kids 12 years of age and under need a
parent/guardian to go with them)
Cost: $20 per person including Pizza and Drinks (Columbus Chapter will sponsor $20 each admission price of $40) *If you have a family of 3 or more children, please contact Madith Barton (614-747-6776) for adjusted pricing*
Bring: Swimsuit (Towels are provided) ***OPTIONAL*** bring toiletries
(shampoo, conditioner, soap)
RSVP NO LATER THAN January 19th 2020; Contact Peachy (614-290-8807)
Come join us at the Kingsley Plantation Heritage Festival in Celebration of Black History month.
When: Saturday February 15 at 10:30am
Where: Kingsley Plantation – 11676 Palmetto Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32226
Located off Heckscher Drive /A1A one-half mile north of the St. Johns River ferry landing.
Who: Christian Scientists and your friends and family
Time: Meet us at the entrance to the Plantation at 10:30am- or come earlier or later and text us for meet-up location or to join us for lunch.
Activity: We will be enjoying the activities hosted by the Festival- tours of plantation homes, Kids Corner Crafts, etc.
PLUS– Lori Selby- DiscoveryBound Outreach Manager will be sharing information with us about upcoming Regional and National DiscoveryBound events for all ages.
Cost: Kinsley Plantation is free, but plan to join us for a meal out after spending
some time at the Plantation.
RSVP: It would be great if you notify us if you will be joining us, so we can communicate more specifics on our meet-up.
Contact: Jean Martin 904-887-6067
DB 20s/30s Game night at LA Asher house
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM Sunday February 23, 2020
All 20s/30s are welcome, so please join us for some fun!
Bring your favorite board game
RSVP Sten (339) 216-8926 [email protected]
Sten is connecting 20s/30s and helping to strengthen local communities across the nation.
This event offers a healing atmosphere that is alcohol, smoke and drug free.
DB 20s/30s NYC game night
When: Feb 28 from 6:00 PM
Where: Elizabeth Brooks home – 27-30 23rd St, Apt 1, Long Island City, NY 11102
Contact Zach with any questions: (781) 336-7669
SNOW TUBING AT NASHOBA VALLEY
When was the last time you went “tubing” with your family & Friends? Nashoba VAlley offers a perfect opportunity to spend a wonderful day of sliding! Individual runs for the novicce to the expert will thrill you! You will be transported up the hill on high tech lifts and away you’ll go.
Who: All Ages and Friends (minimum requirements are 42″ in height or 6 years old to participate)
When: Saturday, February 29, 2020
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. “Tubing”
12:00-1:00 “Lunch” (bring your own or buy at Nashoba Valley)
Where: Nashoba Valley Snow Tubing, 179 Great Rd. Littleton, MA 978-692-3033
(if parents are not able to attend, we can offer carpools for those grades 6-12)
Cost: $10 per person, includes tube & lift $35 for family of 4+
(normally $32 per person)
What to bring: Warm Clothes, Snow Boots, Mittens or Gloves, Hat
Bring bag lunch or buy at Nashoba Valley
RSVP: Lori Selby 781-956-9035 or [email protected]
CANCELLED! Feel free to contact Connie Wallingford.
DiscoveryBound Atlanta invites you to a group tour of Wild Animal Safari
1300 Oak Grove Rd. Pine Mountain, GA
When: Saturday, March 14, from 11:00 – 3:00
Who: Christian Scientists of all ages, their families and friends
Meet : at 11:00 at Fox’s Pizza Den, 703 Gardenview Dr, Pine Mountain
Cost: $15 per person, plus lunch money
Bring: Clothing appropriate for an open-air bus
Questions on day of event: Connie Wallingford, 678-570-8414
RSVP by March 1 to Connie Wallingford,
Join us by video or phone! Representatives from the All – Camps & DiscoveryBound will do a “virtual” camp show with Zoom – Please register for the meeting using the following link: https://zoom.us/meeting/
We have programs for ALL AGES – youth, adult and family. Watch the All Camp Video and DiscoveryBound and celebrate with us!
RSVP: Lori Selby at [email protected] or 781-956-9035
Sponsored by the Campership Fund
CANCELLED Jetty Park All-Ages Kayaking/Camping Weekend in Cape Canaveral
As of today, March 18, Adventure Unlimited (including DiscoveryBound) is stopping all work travel and in-person events until April 1st. At that time we will determine if additional steps need to be taken for the month of April. This means that our DB Annual Jetty Park weekend is canceled. I got a call from Jetty Park campground today (March 18th) and they are closing starting tomorrow at noon until further notice. We have been working with the following citation from II Timothy, “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.”
Here is a possible alternative activity for our Jetty Park Weekend canceled event:
Challenge for you: Bring Jetty Park Home! Send us a photo or short video of a beach or camping activity (ie. S’mores, tenting in your backyard) with your family and/or small group of friends to share on DiscoveryBound social media. Text to Lori Selby at 781-956-9035.
Please know that we are still planning and registering for future inspiring and fun events to take place this year. The DiscoveryBound Outreach team will assess the current situation on a regular basis.
Check out our upcoming weekend events:
I want to thank our DiscoveryBound Florida Groups (DB Tampa, DB Southeast FL, DB Central Florida, DB Jacksonville) for their support of this event! Help us spread the word to those that were interested in attending!
Please feel free to reach out to me with further questions. We certainly appreciate your flexibility during this time. We look forward to seeing you at Jetty Park next year!
“A calm, Christian state of mind is a better preventative of contagion than a drug, or than any other possible sanative method; and the “perfect Love” that “casteth out fear” is a sure defense.” (Miscellaneous Writings p. 229:24)
With Love, Lori Selby