At DiscoveryBound (DB) events you’ll experience Christian Science in action! Our activities are inclusive, healing, inspiring, loving – and we can’t forget – fun. Whether you attend events for families, teens or adults, you’ll be with like-minded individuals, so you can relax and be yourself.

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Oct
22
Sun
DB Outreach: SuperNova Family Corn Maze & Farm Tour @ Sharp's at Waterford Farms
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Oct
28
Sat
DB Outreach: Northern CA Adult Chapter – Sutro Bath Hike
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am

Unless otherwise communicated, Sacramento and Sierra events will begin by meeting at 9am in the parking lot of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Sacramento (4829 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95819).

Please contact Nirmela Arsem to RSVP and to find out more details!

Oct
29
Sun
DB Outreach: 20’s/30’s Pumpkin Carving & Spaghetti Supper – Cary, North Carolina @ Catherine Smith's Home
Oct 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come join 20’s/30’s for a spaghetti supper and pumpkin carving!

Nov
4
Sat
DB Outreach: Atlanta Day of Service @ Morning Light Lodge
Nov 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

DiscoveryBound Atlanta Day of Service at Morning Light Lodge

Snacks afterwards
Family Event. Guests welcome.
Wear work clothes appropriate for the weather.
Bring work gloves and yard tools if you can.

Directions: From I-75, take Windy Hills exit (headed west). Stay on Windy Hills; it
will become Macland Road after crossing Powder Springs Rd. Turn left on Bankstone
Drive. Morning Light is on the left. (The Lodge is not visible from the street.)
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DB Outreach: Northern CA Adult Chapter – Board Games & Potluck
Nov 4 @ 6:00 pm

Please contact Virginia Early to RSVP and find out more details!

Nov
11
Sat
DB Outreach: Boston Community Service at CHBA @ Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association
Nov 11 @ 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Family Event!

A COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT AT THE CHESTNUT HILL BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION
This is a wonderful opportunity to be of service to the Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association. (BA) Come hang out with your friends and have fun while raking leaves. Yeah, you can jump in some huge piles of leaves too! Asher House Boston will be joining us too!
COMMUNITY SERVICE CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE!!!
Your participation can contribute towards financial aid for any CS Camp, NLC or DB Event

1:30-4:00 p.m. come anytime for leaf raking
4:00-4:30 p.m. tour of the BA
5:00-6:00 p.m. dinner provided by BA

What to Bring: Rake, (with name on it) Warm Clothes, Gloves

Nov
18
Sat
DB Outreach: North Carolina Tiger Rescue @ Carolina Tiger Rescue
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm

Family Event

Where: We will start at 987 East St. Pittsboro, NC 27312 for lunch at HWY 55.   Then we will go to the Carolina Tiger Rescue (1940 Hanks Chapel Rd. Pittsboro, NC 27312)

Tickets: Please purchase your tickets ahead of time as the tours often sell out.  We will be going to the 1:00 pm tour.  You may purchase tickets at https://www.etix.com/ticket/e/1004723/daytime-public-tour-pittsboro-carolina-tiger-rescue

Once you purchase your tickets, please email discoverybound@cscharlotte.com so we can plan for lunch and the tour accordingly.

DB Outreach: Northern CA Adult Chapter – Golden Gate Bridge Walk
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am

Unless otherwise communicated, Sacramento and Sierra events will begin by meeting at 9am in the parking lot of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Sacramento (4829 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95819). Please contact Ed Ballard to RSVP and for more details!

Dec
1
Fri
DB Outreach: 7th-12th Grade Weekend in Texas @ HI Austin
Dec 1 – Dec 3 all-day

Calling all 7th-12th grade Christian Science teens and their friends of all faiths! Join teens from Texas and beyond in a scavenger hunt through the streets of Austin, TX! Jump in a car with your friends (driven by an adult chaperone), work together to decipher clues and follow leads that will take you to different sites in the city. The weekend will include games, an inspirational speaker, all-day road rally with photo ops, meeting new friends, hang time and Sunday School. Come join the fun!

Registration is open! Register here. 

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

WHEN:
Arrive on Friday, December 1 at 7:00pm, after dinner (at Hostelling International – Austin)
Depart on Sunday, December 3 at 1:30pm (from Asher House, Austin)

WHERE:
Drop off
at Hostelling International – Austin
2200 South Lakeshore Blvd
Austin, TX  78741
512.444.2294

Pick up at Asher House, Austin
2811 Hemphill Park
Austin, TX 78705

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

  • If flying
    Arrival: Friday, December 1: Fly into (AUS) between 3:00pm – 5:00pm CST.
    Departure: Sunday, December 3: Leave (AUS) after 4:30pm CST.
    A shuttle will be provided from the airport to Hostelling International – Austin, and take you back to the airport on Sunday.
  • If driving
    Arrival: Friday, December 1: Arrive at Hostelling International – Austin at 7:00pm, after dinner
    Departure: Sunday, December 3: From Asher House, Austin at 1:30pm

COST:
$80 – 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’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. Refunds, less a $40 cancellation fee, will be given to participants cancelling by October 31, 2017. No refunds will be given after October 31.

WEEKEND & REGISTRATION QUESTIONS:
If you have questions regarding the registration process, please email Krista Capp or call 303.376.7204, Monday thru Friday 8am – 4:30pm Mountain Time.

REGISTRATION CLOSES: Monday, November 20, 2017

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Dec
2
Sat
DB Outreach: SuperNova Fundraiser & Trampoline Party @ Oakton, VA & Sterling, VA
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm
DB Outreach: Northern CA Adult Chapter – Baked Potatoes & 2018 Planning @ At Sharon Hansen's home
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm

Please contact Sharon Hansen to RSVP and for more details!

Dec
3
Sun
DB Outreach: Portland Chapter – Christmas Sing @ The Old Church
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join the Principia Club of Portland, DiscoveryBound Chapter of Portland, and Canterbury Crest for a joyous start to the holiday season. Sing carols, visit with friends and family, and enjoy a lovely assortment of cookies and treats.

Sunday, December 3, 2017
2:00–4:00 p.m. 

The Old Church 
1422 SW 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97201

For more information, please contact Diana Simpson at 503.297.0106 or princlubpdx@gmail.com.

If you would like to bring a plate of holiday treats to share, please do! 

2018 Principia calendars will be available.

We look forward to seeing you!

Dec
9
Sat
DB Outreach: Denver Metro Chapter – Christmas Sing @ Wide Horizon
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Principia Club of Denver and DiscoveryBound Denver Metro Chapter invite you, your family, and friends to jingle and mingle in celebration of the season.

Saturday, December 9, 2017
3:00–5:00 p.m. 

Wide Horizon 
8900 W. 38th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

For more information and to RSVP, please contact: 
Krista Capp at 303.814.3500 or denverprinclub@gmail.com or
Susan Barner at 303.570.4275 or denvermetrochapterdb@gmail.com.

Activities will include singing carols and hymns, a reading of the Christmas story, a Christmas craft, and spending time with old and new friends.

There will be special activities for young children provided by the Denver Principia Acorn group.

Please bring cookies or a dessert to share. Drinks will be provided.

2018 Principia calendars will be available.

All are welcome!

Dec
10
Sun
DB Outreach: Boston Chapter – Christmas Sing @ Longyear Museum
Dec 10 all-day

Principia Club and DiscoveryBound of Boston Christmas Sing.

Details to follow!

Dec
17
Sun
DB Outreach: Atlanta Chapter – Christmas Sing @ Garden Hills Recreation Center
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Principia Club and DiscoveryBound of Atlanta Christmas Sing

Details to follow!

 

Dec
31
Sun
DB Outreach: SuperNova New Year’s Eve Party
Dec 31 @ 7:00 pm
Jan
11
Thu
DB Compass: 2017-2018 Group Winter Retreat – Location TBD
Jan 11 – Jan 15 all-day
DB Outreach: 20s/30s Winter Vacation @ A/U Ranches
Jan 11 – Jan 15 all-day

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 charge)
  • 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
  • Dog Sledding through San Isabel Forest with a well-trained team of husky sled dogs
  • Relax and enjoy a long weekend spent in beautiful Colorado.  Stunning scenery, exciting activities, and new friendships!

Financial Assistance available towards your transportation

Flying/Driving parameters
If flying:
-Arrive at Denver International Airport (DIA) 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.

 

 

 

 

Jan
14
Sun
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 • madith.barton@gmail.com
• Cleveland area: Susan Westrope
440.930.5557 • fccelyria@gmail.com
• Massilon area: Wendy Silver
330.704.8813 • wendyellensilver@gmail.com

 

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

REGISTRATION OPENS: November 13, 2017

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 19, 2017. No refunds will be given after December 19.
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 303.376.7204, Monday thru Friday 8am – 4:30pm Mountain Time.

REGISTRATION CLOSES: Friday, January 12, 2018

The standards of conduct required of all participants at DiscoveryBound activities include refraining from the use or possession of tobacco, alcoholic beverages, or drugs of any kind. This also includes maintaining a high moral standard and refraining from the use of profanity.

Questions? Email or call 888.416.7348 x138