Discover Who you Really Are
DiscoveryBound has been providing programs for Christian Science youth for over 50 years. It’s what we do! Looking for friends that “get you,” are like-minded spiritually, accept you for who you are, and will love you unconditionally? You’ve come to the right place.
Upcoming Youth Events
SAN DIEGO NATIONAL ANNUAL WEEKEND
DiscoveryBound Outreach’s National Annual Event will be held in San Diego, CA! Join us over Labor Day weekend with activities that include a day at the San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park, a trip to the Birch Institute of Oceanography Aquarium, and of course, lots of fun on the beach.
Teens: 8th–12th grade (Fall 2017 school year) Christian Scientists and your friends of all faiths.
Adults: DB Volunteers and adults interested in DiscoveryBound.
Friday, Sept. 1 – Monday, Sept. 4, 2017
San Diego, CA
Early registration (April 1 – June 30): Teens $280; Adults $350
Regular registration (July 1 – August 14): Teens $310; Adults $380
EVENT HIGHLIGHTS FOR BOTH TEEN AND ADULT TRACKS:
- Hear a powerful and inspiring lecture with Josh Niles, CSB
- Explore the San Diego Zoo
- Talk with your peers about how Christian Science relates to your life
- Walk through Balboa Park
- Visit the Birch Aquarium
- Enjoy relaxing on the beach and hangout time
Housing will be provided for all participants, both teens and adults, in La Jolla, CA, to be held at the University of California, San Diego. Adults will have double room accommodations with the option to request a specific roommate, and teens will have larger bunk room accommodations with DB-appointed adult chaperones.
Book flights to arrive at San Diego International Airport (SAN) between 1:00pm and 5:00pm on Friday, Sept. 1. Depart out of the same airport between 11:00am and 3:00pm on Monday, Sept. 4. The DiscoveryBound staff will greet you at the airport and provide ground transportation to/from the event.
If you are traveling in a personal vehicle, arrive at the Revelle Residential Hall at the University of California, San Diego between 5:30pm and 6:30pm on Friday, Sept. 1 and depart between 8:30am and 9:30am on Monday, Sept. 4. Parking is available for the whole weekend with a $9 fee.
Refunds, less a $140 teen cancellation fee or $175 adult cancellation fee, will be given for cancellations on or before July 31. If you did not submit payment upon registering, you will need to pay the $140 or $175 cancellation fee. Following July 31, no refunds will be given and you will be responsible for the full registration fee.
You may apply for financial aid through DiscoveryBound as part of the registration process. Assistance for teens is determined on individual family needs, up to $140 for this event, and up to $150 for travel finances, and is granted on a first come, first served basis. For additional assistance, you are welcome to reach out to a local branch church or DiscoveryBound Chapter, or to fundraise independently!
“Love inspires, illumines, designates, and leads the way.” S&H 454: 18-19
Family Event for all AGES!
BBQ on Lake Keystone with kayaking, paddle boarding, tubing and games.
Bring: A side dish or dessert to share, swimsuit and towel
Hamburgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs and drinks will be provided.
Meet Lori Selby, DiscoveryBound Outreach Eastern Regional Manager from Boston and hear about DB activities!
“O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together” Psalm 34:3
Who: Christian Scientists and friends of all ages!
“We’re All in This Together” – Come enjoy watching High School Musical full of positive messages for all ages.
4:00 p.m. pool is open and games are available
6:00 dinner is served
7:00 make your own sundaes
7:30 DB DVD and short talk and then Movie on big screen
Lori Selby, Eastern Regional Manager will be attending and would love to answer any questions about all the DiscoveryBound program’s as well as collect ideas and interests for future events.
RSVP: Wednesday, September 20 to Jennie Webster at 407-625-8043
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!
Calling all 7th-12th grade Christian Science teens and their friends of all faiths! Join us for a Teen Weekend in Austin, TX and take part in a Road Rally! We will be exploring Austin, seeing old friends and making new ones.
More information will be coming soon, so save the date!
Any questions, please be in touch with Krista Capp, DB Outreach Western Regional Manager.
– Outreach Teen Participant
Questions? Email or call 888.416.7348 x138