Camp Jacob in Dickenson County is gearing up for the summer season with a day camp in June and two overnight camps in July.
Vacation Bible School Day Camp, for ages 4-12, will be June 17-21. Junior Week overnight camp, for ages 8-12, is July 1-6. Teen Week overnight camp, for ages 12-18, is July 8-13.
Parents of potential campers are reminded that early registration for any of the camps comes with discounts and that discounts also apply when more than one child from the same immediate family attends.
Scholarships are available for those in financial need. To qualify for a partial or full scholarship, the request and application must be made before the early registration cut-off date.
VBS Day Camp, June 17-21: The cost is $75 per camper if you register before June 10 and $95 after. Day camp begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 3 p.m. each day. The camp will provide campers breakfast and lunch, along with a snack near the end of the day. The campers will be making crafts, playing games, enjoying nature and having fun on the lake. There is a possibility of van transportation to and from Day Camp if there is enough interest.
Junior Week, July 1-6: The cost is $160 if you register before June 24 and $185 after. Junior Camp, an overnight camp, will begin on that Monday at 3 p.m. and end at 10 a.m. on Saturday. The speaker for this week is local pastor and all-around fun guy Matt Fuller. This will be a great week of fun, adventure and Jesus.
Teen Week, July 8-13: The cost is $160 if you register before July 1 and $185 after. Teen Camp, an overnight camp, will begin on that Monday at 3 p.m. and end at 10 a.m. on Saturday. The speaker for teen week is Aaron Pontious, a well-known speaker from the Nashville, Tenn., area where he is the student pastor at The Donelson Fellowship. Worship services will be led by local group Beauty for Ashes featuring Bill Rose and Jazmine Yates.
A 20 percent multiple child discount is available for children from the same immediate family. Campers do not have to be registered for the same week to receive the discount.