Summer Fun!

We have many fun and exciting activities to offer children this summer through our 2021 Summer VBS, Activities & Camps! Our SGPC summer camps continue to be a big hit for the children in our community each summer. Kids play and learn about art, basketball, and much more! We welcome the children of SGPC members, as well as any children in the community who are not a formal part of Saxe Gotha Presbyterian. So make plans to join us this summer for a LOT of FUN in a very wholesome, Christian environment! Be sure to check out saxegotha.org/summer for other Summer Events for the whole family!

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Family Vacation Bible School:

June 28 - July 1, Evenings, Monday – Thursday, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. (Families with Rising 3’s – Rising 6th Graders) COST: FREE. Welcome to Wilderness Escape—an exciting journey with God’s people, the Israelites, that brings God’s Word to life for kids! Our SGPC Vacation Bible School is always a great time for children to learn about God’s word through terrific music; fun, hands-on activities; creative, multi-sensory experiences; and energetic large group ensemble led by our youth praise band and adult “characters” who dramatically tell about the VBS Biblical theme to Trust God. VBS is a free experience that’s open to the community (although shirts are $10-not required). For questions, to volunteer or to register by phone call Melinda Boyle at 359-7770, ext. 64 or email mboyle@saxegotha.org. Registration Opens on April 12: www.saxegotha.org/summer.

Summer Camps 2021:

We look forward to you joining us for the 2021 Summer Camps. We missed you last summer! All Summer Camps will follow CDC Safety Guidelines. All camps are for boys and girls, ages are noted.

Kelly’s Flip Fly Gymnastics Camp:

June 7 - 10, from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, Room 145/146 in SGPC Light House.  (Ages 4 - 9) Cost: $94.  

This unique camp is for those that are flipping, flopping and tumbling all over the yard!  This camp includes lots of tumbling, balance, vaulting on beams, bars, boxes, trampolines and more. We assist each camper so they can learn individually and as a team. Get coordinated, flexible and have lots of fun with your friends at our daily gymnastics’ routines and skills camp.  Bring a healthy snack and drink each day to camp. 

To Register: Call Kelly at 359-0433 or visit www.kellysgymn.com.


Soccer Shots Camp:

June 14 - 17, from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, SGPC Gym. (Ages 4 – 8) Cost: $115

Soccer Shots Camps provide children with an opportunity to develop their soccer skills, their character and their creativity. Centered around a theme, children are provided with fun activities that include soccer games as well as a variety of other age-appropriate options such as crafts for our younger participants, team building exercises, snack time or even literature. Children will be encouraged to participate in daily themes, and each camp will conclude with a celebration of the children’s hard work. The Classic and Premier Camps, though aligned with skills and character words, differ in their offerings and are designed to meet the appropriate age of the groups. Questions: colainfo@soccershots.org or 999-7493.

To Register: https://sscolumbia.configio.com/pd/537/saxe-gotha-soccer-camp-summer-2021.


Kelly’s Gladiator Nerf Kids Camp:

July 5 - 8, from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, Room 145/146 in the SGPC Light House. (Ages 4 - 9) Cost: $94.   

 A very fun and challenging camp that will have lots of target shooting with your Nerf Gun. (Bring Nerf guns, safety gear and bullets). Daily games of Tug of War, balance knock off, building towers, secret passages. Team and individual challenges. Wear your favorite Gladiator outfit the last day to climb, hurdle and crawl to win the Gladiator spirit with discipline and confidence. Bring a healthy snack and drink each day to camp. 

To Register: Call Kelly at 359-0433 or visit www.kellysgymn.com.

 

Art Camp: 

July 12 - 16, Art Camps for Early Childhood and Elementary/Intermediate Art Students.

Early Childhood Art Camp, from 9:30 to 11:00 am, Rooms 231-235. (Ages 4 - 6) Cost: $95.

Elementary/Intermediate Art Camp, from 12:30 to 3:45 pm, Rooms 231-235. (Ages 7 -11) Cost: $165.

($5.00 discount for second sibling).  If payment is made first day of camp, cash will be required.  Cost on first day of camp will be $105 for Early Childhood and $175 for Elementary/Intermediate.

Camps will be held in Room’s 231 – 235, lower level of Fellowship Hall/Welcome Center. (Limited to 30 students.)  Cost includes all materials and snacks. The children will be grouped by age and will participate in three different classes, each with a different Art Instructor. Instructors are: ANGELA ZOKAN, she has a bachelor’s and Interdisciplinary Master of Art from USC and currently teaches at White Knoll Elementary. ASHLEY KING taught at Gilbert Primary School. Ashley has her B.A. in Art Education from USC and a Master of Science in Early Childhood Services from Arkansas State University.  ELIZABETH CLONTS currently teaches art at Lake Murray Elementary. She has a BFA from USC, a M.Ed. from Columbia College, and a MSE in Special Education from Arkansas State University. Questions, please contact SGArtCamp@gmail.com or Pansy Floyd at pfloyd@saxegotha.org or call 359-7770 ext. 11. *ID and signature are required when children are picked up.

To Register: Scroll to the end of the camps for the registration form link. Registration forms are also available for pick up at the church office.

 

Kelly’s Survivor Ninja Challenge Camp:

July 19 - 22, from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, Room 145-146 in the SGPC Light House. (Ages 4 - 9) Cost: $94. 

This exciting camp includes survivor skills with Ninja course challenges through tunnels, obstacle courses and tumbling stunts each day. This camp will include ladder crawls, climbing wall, fit wheel and beam courses that are rewarding and unique for all ages. Dress up last day in a team survivor outfit.  Bring a healthy snack and drink each day to all camps. Registration begins March 15.

To Register: Call Kelly at 359-0433 or visit www.kellysgymn.com.

 

Basketball Camp:

August 2 - 5, from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, SGPC Gym. (Ages 6 - 12) Cost: $100.

(Limit 48 players) The camp will be coached by former Lexington Wildcats Varsity Boys Head Coach, Bailey Harris. Bailey coached the Wildcats for over 30 years with over 600 wins. Including several region championships and two (2) state titles.  Camp participants will receive 12 hours of instruction, a basketball, camp T-shirt, Christian attitudes, positive life lessons and healthy snacks.  This is our 26th year at SGPC!! Questions, please contact Pansy Floyd at pfloyd@saxegotha.org or call 359-7770 ext. 11. *ID and signature required when children are picked up. 

To Register: Scroll to the end of the camps for the registration form link. You may also pick up a form at the church.  Payment is due by July 15 if you want a T-shirt.


For Additional Information: Pansy Floyd at (803) 359-7770, ext. 11. or Meredith Cully, Communications Director at (803) 767-7676.

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