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 SAVE THE DATE for Camp Virtue 2019: July 8-12

"Life with Christ is a wonderful adventure." - St. Pope John Paul II
July 8-12, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | $100 
Grades 6-8 (2019-20 school year)

What is Camp Virtue?
Camp Virtue is a day camp that allows middle school youth to enter more fully into the life of the Catholic faith with an understanding of living out virtues in their homes, schools, community and world. Camp Virtue will help participants understand that they can enjoy each day to the fullest while being filled with faith and a love for God. 

Camp Virtue will include dynamic talks on the virtues, praise and worship, small group discussion, icebreakers, games and much more until lunch time. After lunch, we will depart via school bus for daily adventures in the afternoon. 

Who sponsors Camp Virtue?
Camp is sponsored by the parishes of St. Barbara , Mother of Sorrows (Murrysville), St. John Baptist de La Salle (Delmont), St. Mary, Our Lady of Lourdes (Export), Immaculate Conception (Irwin) and St. Agnes and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (North Huntingdon). 

Who can help at Camp Virtue?
Junior counselors (high school and college age students) and adults are also needed for Camp Virtue. The full cost for counselors and adults is $60. Price may vary if you do not assist the full week. This cost covers your afternoon adventures during Camp Virtue. Any volunteer 18 years of age and older must have clearances. 

When is the deadline to register for Camp Virtue?
Deadline to register for Camp Virtue is June 17. Any registrations received after the deadline date will be put on a waiting list. Don't delay in registering, spots fill quickly. 

How do I register for Camp Virtue?
Download and complete the necessary forms below. If you cannot attend the full week, please indicate which dates you will attend, and contact Elisa Esasky for an adjusted registration fee. Return the completed form to the Parish Office, Attention: Elisa Esasky. If you have any questions or need more information, please reach out to Elisa Esasky, director of youth and young adult ministry, in the Parish Office.  

 Camp Virtue Adventure Schedule 2019

 Listed below are the daily afternoon adventures.​

July 8: Scavenger Hunt at Boyce Park
July 9: Sports Works at the Carnegie Science Center of Pittsburgh
July 10: Kayaking at Two Dam Kayak
July 11: Scene 75 (go-karts, laser tag, arcade, etc).
July 12: Service Project and Family Dinner