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Harvest Hands Adult Service Camp

Shepherd's Spring Outdoor Ministry Center

Monday, August 1, 2016 - Saturday, August 6, 2016
Shepherd's Spring Outdoor Ministry Center 16869 Taylor's Landing Road P. O. Box 369 SharpsburgMD  21782
Monday, August 1, 2016 - Saturday, August 6, 2016
Shepherd's Spring Outdoor Ministry Center 16869 Taylor's Landing Road P. O. Box 369 SharpsburgMD  21782

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What's Included

This is an adult service camp that will provide you with opportunities in which you to learn new skills, share time and talents and help create meaningful experiences for the guests and campers at Shepherd’s Spring. You will work with staff to make preparations for the Celebrate Summer Festival. In the evenings you will enjoy the camping experience with campfires, worship, singing and meeting new friends. Come for the week or a couple of days. Ages 18+. $260.00 Cost is per camper for full the week. Call for customized pricing for different duration. Scholarship Information: Shepherd’s Spring also offers these savings opportunities: • Get a free gift with every registration received prior to May 1. • Save $100! Bring a New Friend Scholarship. The first 25 campers who register with a new friend will receive $100 in scholarship for themselves and $100 in scholarship for their new friend. • $20 Sibling scholarship for additional children from the same family. • $50 Work Camp Scholarship for Jr. and Sr. Highs who also participate in a Church of the Brethren sponsored Workcamp. Christian community is the backbone of our summer camp program. Campers will worship, play, serve and study in small “family” groups while living in cabins (or tents if noted in the camp description) with other campers under adult supervision. Campers receive three kid-friendly nutritious meals daily and will cook their own food over a campfire at least once. Camp staff receive training in safety, first aid, conflict resolution and community building, among other things. Counselors help campers meet new friends and recognize the fingerprints of God all around us.

About This Organizer

Shepherd’s Spring Outdoor Ministry and Retreat Center is a beautiful 220-acre retreat setting of rolling, wooded land along the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and the Potomac River, just three miles from Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg, MD and about 1.5 hours from Washington, DC. Its mission is as an outdoor ministry, education, conference, and retreat center, provides opportunities for spiritual renewal and growth, stewardship of God’s creation, and the experience of community, for all ages. It is fulfilled through year-round programing featuring summer camps for children and youth, programmed as well as unstructured retreats for individuals, religious and educational groups, non-profit and business organizations as well as governmental entities and other outdoor experiences as advantaged by its location to so many area attractions and historic sites

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