ARP Events

 

Bonclarken is pleased to host the following ARP events in 2017. These events are not limited to ARP Church members only. Feel free to contact the person listed should you be interested in attending.

CAMP BONCLARKEN

Camp Bonclarken offers a unique experience for boys and girls who have completed grades 2-8. Under the leadership of Camp Directors Trip McGill and Lynn Grimsley, the campers learn to grow “in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and men.” Luke 2:52.

For more information click here. CAMP BONCLARKEN

CAMP JOY

Camp Joy is a Christian Education Ministries event planned especially for adults with mental handicaps. Campers, each accompanied by a special friend, have the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of activities including worship, Bible study, and recreation.

 

 

2017 Camper Dates Camp Joy I
Camp Joy II
Camp Joy III
Camp Joy IV
June 4-9, 2017
June 25-30, 2017
July 2-7, 2017
July 16-21, 2017
Registration For Camper Information
Ann Brice
P.O. Box 1205, Flat Rock, NC 28731
828.606.5782
eannbrice@gmail.com
For Counselor Information
Neal Stroup
704.589.2045
nealstroup@me.com

 

FAMILY BIBLE CONFERENCE

Family Bible Conference is a Christian Education Ministries event for the entire family. Powerful Bible teaching, helpful seminars, and family activities highlight this great week. Schedule includes time for worship, relaxation, music, and fun.

 

 

2017 Dates July 24-27, 2017
Housing Housing Registration Form
Please note: This pdf form is intended to be printed and faxed or sent by US Mail. If you wish to send an email, please use this pdf as a guide for the information you must include in your request for conference housing. Please indicate method of payment, but do not send credit card information via email. A Bonclarken representative will contact you when it is time to process your deposit.Susan Frohlich
Bonclarken Customer Service
(t) 828.692.2223
(f) 828.697.1735
sfrohlich@bonclarken.org

Deadlines February 1, 2017- the earliest date written (email, fax, and US mail) housing reservation requests can be postmarked.

February 15, 2017- the earliest date telephoned housing reservation requests can be accepted.

 

HORIZON

Horizon, is the senior high conference led by Christian Education Ministries. Horizon is a week-long opportunity for spiritual growth and development, fellowship, and teaching on pertinent information from God's Word. The goal of this conference is to send young people out into their world, spiritually nurtured, fed and equipped to live out their faith and share it with those around them.

 

 

2017 Dates June 19-24, 2017
Got Questions? Contact: Brad Anderson
banderson@firstprescolumbia.org
803.799.9062 x301

 

MUSIC CONFERENCE

Music Conference is a wonderful opportunity for all ages to enjoy a great time of fellowship, music, and fun!

2017 Dates July 9-14, 2017

 Music Conference Information & Registration

MUSIC/DRAMA CAMP

Music/Drama Camp is a great opportunity for boys and girls who have completed grades 2-8 to have lots of fun learning about production, set design, costuming, and program design in preparation for a musical production.

 

 

2017 Dates July 2-7, 2017
Fees Overnight Campers
Day-Only Campers
$510
$490
  Fees include cost of CD and music book
Registration 2017 registration opens Monday, January 16!
Online Camp Information & Registration
For more information on Bonclarken camps, please contact us at 828.692.2223.
Deadline Monday, April 17, 2017

 

PRESBYTERY SENIOR HIGH/MIDDLE SCHOOL RETREATS

Each year the Catawba, First, and Second Presbyteries hold high school and middle school retreats during the spring and fall. The events are excellent opportunities for youth to grow in their faith and enjoy Bonclarken.

 

 

Spring 2017 Retreats Senior High
First/Second Middle
Catawba Middle
March 3-5, 2017
March 17-19, 2017
March 24-26, 2017
Fall 2017
Retreats
Senior High
First/Second Middle
Catawba Middle
September 22-24, 2017
October 27-29, 2017
November 3-5, 2017
Registration First & Second Presbyteries Middle School Retreat
Mackay Smith
msmith@gmail.com
First & Second Presbyteries Middle School Retreat InformationSenior High Retreat - First, Second & Catawba Presbyteries
Mackay Smith
msmith@gmail.com
Senior High Presbyteries Retreat Information

 

QUEST

Quest is the middle school conference led by Christian Education Ministries, and is held at Bonclarken during the month of June. It is always a time of high energy and fun combined with an exciting presentation of God's Holy Word and how it applies to daily life.

 

 

2017 Dates June 12-17, 2017
Got Questions? Contact: Brad Anderson
banderson@firstprescolumbia.org
803.799.9062 x301

 

SEE THE LEAVES

Sit back and relax while someone else drives you through the mountains of western North Carolina to see the wondrous fall colors. Fee provides five meals, a two night stay, a play at Flat Rock Playhouse, and a bus tour of some of the best leaf viewing spots.

This years playhouse show will be Little Shop of Horrors:

One of the longest running Off Broadway hits of all time makes its Flat Rock Playhouse debut in this hilarious musical comedy about a boy and his bloodthirsty plant. Featuring a sensational score reminiscent of early 1960’s rock and roll, doo-wop and early Motown by the musical team behind Disney’s Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast.

2017 Dates October 11 - 13, 2017

SYNOD

          The 213th Meeting of the General Synod of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church

Dates June 6-8, 2017
Housing Print + Return by Mail or Fax: Housing Registration Form (PDF)
Please note: This pdf form is intended to be printed and faxed or sent by US Mail. If you wish to send an email, please use this pdf as a guide for the information you must include in your request for conference housing. Please indicate method of payment, but do not send credit card information. A Bonclarken representative will contact you when it is time to process your deposit.Susan Frohlich
Bonclarken Customer Service
(t) 828.692.2223
(f) 828.697.1735
sfrohlich@bonclarken.org

Registration Dates January 16, 2017- the earliest date for online housing reservation requests
February 1, 2017- the earliest date written (email, fax, and US mail) housing reservation requests can be postmarked.February 15, 2017- the earliest date telephoned housing reservation requests can be accepted.

 

   

VOLUNTEER WORK WEEK

 

 

Bonclarken’s annual Volunteer Work Week is a great time of fellowship, fun, and work as volunteers are housed and fed free of charge in exchange for their labor as the grounds are prepared for the upcoming summer season.

2018 Dates April 16-20, 2018
Registration Michael Dill, Bonclarken, 828.692.2223
mdill@bonclarken.org

 

WOMEN'S MINISTRIES ANNUAL MEETING

Annual business meeting of ARP Women's Ministries.

 

2017 Dates October 13-14, 2017