Summer Programs

Vacation Bible School 2017

At Hero Central kids will take awesome adventures alongside some of their
favorite Bible heroes and discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God!

Morning VBS Registration is now CLOSED

Evening VBS will be July 17th to 20th, 6pm to 8pm

If you would like to register for Evening VBS, please email

IMPORTANT:  A VBS medical authorization form is also required for registration.  This form can be found here.  To finalize your registration, you MUST complete and return this form. 


The registration fee is $15 per child. Each child registered will receive a t-shirt and each family will receive a VBS music CD.  Financial assistance is available. 


The grade entered for registration should be the grade your child will be entering in the fall.  VBS is offered for children entering preschool (must be four by 9/1/2017 and potty trained) through those entering the 5th grade.  Children older than 5th grade may volunteer as a youth helper.  If you are available to volunteer and need childcare for children who are not old enough to attend VBS, please do not register these children using the online form.  You will be contacted for their information.   


The morning registration deadline is June 1st

The Evening registration deadline is June 23rd


For registration questions,

contact Stephanie Edwards at

We need VBS volunteers!!  All youth entering 6th grade and up can be a VBS volunteer.  Youth volunteer forms can be found here.  We also need adult volunteers!  Please contact Cheri Miller ( if you can help in the morning or the evening.  Child Care is provided for volunteer’s children who are too young to attend VBS. 

Day Camp at Innabah

Hopewell UMC sponsors Day Camp at Innabah for children 4-7 years old. This experience includes a fun-filled bus ride to Innabah. This is a great “first time” experience for young campers with many familiar faces as camp leaders.

The first week of Day Camp will be June 26th to 30th.
The second week of Day Camp will be August 14th to 18th. 

The camp week includes a daily bus ride from Hopewell's parking lot, worship, Bible stories, crafts, nature, music, lunch, snacks and more!  The cost for Day Camp is $205. 

Camp discounts are available for all Camp Innabah camps ($25 for day camp, $40 for overnight camp).  Full scholarships are available if needed.  For information about Innabah's other camps, go to

Registration is now available online at


Bible Bites Cooking Camp

All students 1st to 6th grade are invited to join us in a journey through the Bible.  Learn new recipes that were actually served during biblical times.  Children will do everything from cooking to cleaning up.  A keepsake cup is included.

Date - July 10th to 12th
Time - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
Cost - $15 per child
Registration form - click here
Questions - contact

Music and Drama Camp

All students entering 4th - 6th grade are invited to participate in Music & Drama Camp.  This is a fun evening camp where children present a faith-based musical entitled 'The Sailor's Bible'.  The stories include Noah and the Great Flood and Paul's Shipwreck. 

Date - July 30th to August 3rd, in the evenings
Cost - $20 for the first child, $10 for each additional child
Auditions - For solos and major speaking parts will be Sunday, June 18th from 10:30am to 11:30am
Register - click here