Vacation Bible School
Locations across Spokane and Coeur d'Alene
Check out this handy guide to find a VBS program near you this summer!
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Week of June 19 - 24
Faithful Farm Friends - Preschool VBS (ages 3-5)
M - F, 9:30 - 11:30 am at Community Presbyterian Church, 417 N William Street, Post Falls
This summer 1st Pres CDA and CPC are offering a Vacation Bible School specifically designed for Preschoolers who are 3, 4 & 5 years old – and preferably potty trained. Preschool VBS will be held at Community Presbyterian Church in Post Falls. Each day will include indoor & outdoor play, classroom activities, arts & crafts, snacks, and a large group time of singing & skits, all centered around daily Bible Lessons that include Faithful Farm Friends. The week will end with a VBS County Fair on Friday evening for VBS families & friends. Preschool VBS is FREE and open to children from both 1st Pres and CPC as well as the Post Falls & CDA communities.
VBS Registration Deadline is Thursday, June 1st. Registration is first come first serve. Whenever we reach capacity, registrations will be put on a waitlist. Visit pfcpc.org or 1stpresdowntown.org/vbs/ to register.
The Bible Alive (ages 4 - 12)
M - Sa, 5:30 - 7:30 pm at Linwood Church, 6525 N Monroe, Spokane
The Bible Alive turns VBS into an unforgettable experience. This a living Vacation Bible School with Bible era costumes for staff & kids. Highlights include useable, handmade crafts; old-fashionied bread making; and biblical lessons brought to life. Parents are welcome to attend with a child of any age. Linwood Adventist church is thrilled to be bringing this opportunity to north Spokane, and invites you and your children to experience it for yourselves.
Space is limited, so pre-register now! For more information call 509.327.4400, visit www.linwoodsda.org, or send a message to email@example.com.
"It became so real for me that I've never forgotten many of its stories, crafts, and lessons...I want to share that same experience with other children." - Isaac Schlittenhart, The Bible Alive co-creator.
Week of June 26 - 30
M - F, 9am - 12:30pm at Valleypoint Church, 714 S Pines Rd, Spokane Valley
This VBS will turn your kids into Galactic Starveyors! As kids focus their telescopes on the marvels in the sky, they will discover that the God who created everything there is, wants a personal relationship with them!
Victory VBS 2017
M - F, 9am - 12:30pm at Otis Orchards Elementary School, 22000 E Wellesley Ave, Otis Orchards
The Bible is filled with examples of God's people shouting and cheering in response to His mighty acts of power. Victory invites children to do the same by remembering who God is, what He has done, and what He promises to do!
Passport to Peru VBS (grades K-6)
M - F, 9am - 12pm at Harrison Community Baptist Church, 100 Pine St, Harrison, ID
"Passport to Peru" is open to all children entering grades K - 6 to have fun learning about life in Peru and God's plan for us! There will be snacks, games, Bible teachings, singing, and lots more fun! For more information call: (208) 689-3506.
Week of July 10 - 14
Gadgets and Gizmos (Preschool - 6th grade)
M - F, 9am - 12pm at New Creation Fellowship, 1515 E Farwell Rd, Spokane
Our theme this year is Gadgets and Gizmos - Uniquely Wired, Wonderfully Made. This free VBS program meets from 9am to noon everyday with a BBQ lunch on Friday for families.
Register in person or online at ncfspokane.com. Questions? Call 509.723.2388.
Maker Fun Factory
M - F, 9am - 12pm at Covenant United Methodist Church, 15515 N Gleneden Dr, Spokane
Imagine a world where curious kids become hands-on inventors who discover they're lovingly crafted by God.
$10 per child / $25 per family of 3 or more. Mail Checks to Covenant UMC 15515 N. Gleneden Drive Spokane, WA 99208. Sign up at this website vbspro.events/p/events/covenantumc.
For more info, call the church office 509.466.1768 or visit their website: www.covenantmethodist.org.
Prince of Peace Day Camp
M - F, 9am - 2:30pm (11:30am on Friday) at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 8441 N Indian Trail Rd, Spokane
Come join us at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church for a Day Camp with counselors from LutherHaven Ministries! Kids will play with each other, sing together, and hear about how God is at work in the creation of His Masterpiece!
Cost - $30 per camper. Registrations due by July 5, 2017 to the church office (8441 N Indian Trail Rd). Registration Forms can be found online at popspokane.org/assets/pdf/Camper-Registration-Packet.pdf. Please contact our church office with any questions – firstname.lastname@example.org
Passport to Peru
M - F, 9am - 11:45pm at Calvary Chapel, 16409 E Broadway Ave, Spokane Valley
Grab Your Passport for an Unforgettable VBS Trek! Hike cloud-shrouded ruins of Machu Picchu. Savor exotic flavors of the Amazon. Hear what daily life is like from kids in Peru. Immerse in this vibrant culture where you will discover God’s good gifts for us all. To register, visit their website.
Week of July 17 - 21
Cactusville (ages 4-11)
M - F, 9am - 12pm at Spokane Valley Adventist Church, 1601 S Sullivan Rd, Spokane Valley
Welcome to Cactusville, one of the most adventurous towns in the Southwest! Cactusville is a mining town tucked away in the desert where the sun is always shining, the skies are bright blue, and the peaks of the surrounding mountains look like broken spurs. Yee-haw! Kids will experience a rip roarin’ good time while learning that they are CALLED by God.
Getting S'more of Jesus - Campout VBS (ages 1st - 6th grade)
M - W, 9am - 2pm at City Church, 1047 W Garland, Spokane
Welcome to Camping Out With Jesus! On this adventure, your children will learn Jesus is the light of the world (John 8:12). Each day children will see how to serve, forgive and follow like Jesus. Your child will receive a t-shirt & flashlight and participate in glow-in the dark crafts. Have fun making new friends and playing exciting games, building s'mores and singing songs around our electric campfire. Also, children will have projects with a purpose, and missions. Children will decorate & stuff a campfire bear to support a local charity and listen to a special guest speaker share how to conserve and take care of the water God has given us. Snacks and lunch will be served each day, and there will be a family BBQ on the last day. Allow your children to discover how they can shine the light of Jesus.
Register online at Citychurchspokane.org. Cost is $15.
Vacation Bible Camp (ages 1st - 5th grade)
M - Th, 9am - 12pm at Valley Assembly of God, 15618 E Broadway Ave, Spokane Valley
Passport to Peru
M - F, 9:30am - 12:30pm at Your Place Outreach Center, 2902 E Olympic, Spokane
Your kids are invited to experience the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of a unique culture at Passport to Peru VBS, where kids discover how much God loves the world. Passport to Peru is a whole new environment filled with incredible Bible-learing adventures, cultural experiences, team-building games, unique treats, and cool faith-building songs-all amazing standout activities that help faith grow in real life. Plus, we'll help kids discover how to see evidence of God in everyday life. Come join us!
Week of July 24 - 28
M - F, 6pm - 8pm at Spokane Central Adventist Church, 828 W Spofford Ave, Spokane
Kids will experience a rip roarin’ good time while learning that they are CALLED by God. They are CALLED to be unconditionally loved and accepted, whoever they are. God’s CALLING includes a revelation of His unique purpose for each and every child. Each day your Buckaroos and Li’l Cowpokes will discover a special way in which God has CALLED them. They will learn how they can accept and live out this CALLING while enjoying Bible treasure-huntin’ Cactusville adventures!
Week of August 6 - 10
Bible Day Camp VBS
Sunday from 4pm - 7pm / M - Th from 9am - 12pm at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 7307 N Nevada, Spokane
Masterpiece - with the emphasis on Ephesians 2:10 “For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do” - is our theme for Bible Day Camp this summer and it is completely FREE. Bible Day Camp will begin with a special family time on Sunday afternoon with water games at 4 pm, followed by dinner and the first Bible Day camp session at 5 pm. This night the whole family is invited to come and will be over by 7 pm. Then on Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon the kids can come back for a great camp experience.
Registration forms are available through our church office or online at www.holycrosslcms.net.
Week of August 14 - 18
Gadgets & Gizmos VBS
M - F from 9am - 12pm at Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N Pines Rd, Spokane Valley
Make 2017 our best Vacation Bible School ever! We will be learning about how God made each of us in HIS image and unique at the same time! What an incredible way to show God’s power by using the special way He made us to make a difference!
Registration is now up on our website www.opportunitypresbyterian.org and it’s easy to do.