FREE YOUTH GROUP NIGHTS
- September 17th, 2017
- October 15th, 2017
- November 19th, 2017
- No DECEMBER Event
- January 21st, 2018
- February 18th, 2018
- March 18th, 2018
- April 15th, 2018
- September 16th, 2018
- October 21st, 2018
- November 18th, 2018
At Gretna Glen we are committed to supporting the ministry that is already active in your church. We are inviting you and your Middle & High School youth to Gretna Glen the third Sunday of the month throughout the school year for a fun evening of activities, faith building and snacks! These events are free.
UNITED METHODIST CONFIRMATION CAMP
- October 13-15, 2017
- April 6-8, 2018
- October 12-14, 2018
Campers will arrive Friday at 7:00 p.m. and depart
Sunday at 1:30 p.m.
Confirmation classes by Church Cost: $90
The weekend is focused on the five vows of affirmation- prayer, witness, gifts, service, and presence. Each vow comes alive as confirmands participate in hands on activities, discussions, and reflections that help draw connections from the act of confirmation as the start of a full time life of faith.
Confirmation Camp Page & Registration
Confirmation Camp Brochure
Children's Spring Blast Retreat
March 16th, 7:00 PM to March 17th, 7:00 PM
Grades 1-6 Cost: $40
This overnight experience is a great way for your camper to come out and enjoy the beautiful spring weather. Campers will play all of there favorite games, sing some of their favorite songs, and learn lots of stories about theme. They won't want to miss out on this 24-hour extravaganza.
Register Online Here
Registration Form pdf
Spring Work Day
April 21st, 2018, 9:00am-5:00pm
Spring Work Day is a great opportunity for families, youth groups, or individuals to work together on service projects. Opportunities include clean up, construction, landscaping, and other projects around camp. Lunch and dinner are provided for our volunteers.
Spring Fling Senior Adult Day
May 8th, 2018, 9:30am-3:00pm
Cost: $20 per person
Spring Fling is planned just for adults, with exceptional programs, snacks, a hot lunch, bingo, crafts, and an opportunity to stroll around camp to observe nature, birds, or spring flowers. Join us for a spring day filled with fun activities, special entertainment, and sharing laughter with friends.
Gretna Gritty Mud Run
May 12th, 2018
Join us for our 6th annual Mud Run fundraiser! Climb, crawl, run and jump through our 3 mile course as we raise money to support the ministry of Gretna Glen. Competitive, recreational and kids run make for all levels of action where everyone can be involved.
You can visit our information page for updates and pictures from previous events!
Gretna Glen Open House
May 19, 2018 ~ 10:00am-4:00pm
Come on out to camp for a day of fun. Bring your friends and family to check out the site and learn about the great programs that Gretna Glen has to offer. Tours will be available upon request.
ACTIVELY DISCOVERING HUMAN DIVERSITY
October 12-14, 2018
FOR YOUTH IN GRADES 8 – 12
The Weekend will require a high level of activity and participation for all involved as we experience diversity in foods, diversity in games, diversity in worship, diversity in ideas, diversity in culture, etc. The program will run form 7PM on Friday the 12th, until 2PM on Sunday the 14th.
Space is limited to 24 youth and adults since we’ll be staying in the Chalet. Cost is $95 with available scholarship help if needed. Register online here (choose the Year Round Events category to get started).
Contact Carlen Blackstone at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dave Piltz at email@example.com for more information.