Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

THANK YOU! A heartfelt  gratitude of thanks to all those who participated, volunteered, or helped in any way with Vacation Bible School 2017 - Operation Arctic. Over 200 campers, and over 80 youth and adult volunteers gathered together to discover why the Bible is the coolest book on the planet. Plans are already underway for VBS next year, June 18th - June 22nd, 2018.

Thank you to the wonderful volunteers who spent countless hours planning for and executing VBS 2017 - Operation Arctic. Because of this team, Operation Arctic was a huge success! Diana Baker, Mary Lou Baker, Robin Burbrink, Lara Castillo, Terry Chapman, Julie Eike, Emily Flanagan, Amie Lee, Sarah Lewis, and Christine Sawyer.

Adults & High School youth volunteers are needed to plan and work during Vacation Bible School for children in grades K-6. Vacation Bible School will be held from 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Friday 9:30-12:30) the week of June 18-22, 2018.  Volunteer assistance is needed with crafts, music, storytelling, snacks, games and to guide youth to activity areas. Completion of the VIRTUS Awareness Session and a background check  are required for adults 18 and older before beginning this ministry.  Contact Charlotte Flanagan at 777-4322 ext. 129 or email at


VIRTUS Child Protection

All adults who work with children on a regular basis need to have a background check and attend the VIRTUS Child Protection Workshop.  Pre-register for a workshop and obtain your background check at VIRTUS.  Contact Ruth Trentman in the Parish office to get a Fastrax token to pay for your background check.  

An approval letter must be received by the parish BEFORE volunteer work can begin.  Click the picture above for more information.

How to Protect Your Children - AOC