June 25th through the 29th, we will travel to Gulf Shores, Alabama for Summer Camp! This trip is open to any middle or high school student. As with all of our off-campus events, a notarized release form is required. In the meantime you can register and if you have any questions about this event or any upcoming student events, you can contact Cole Fullerton.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What is included in the cost?
A: Transportation to/from the beach, Meals at the beach, lodging at the beach, and a trip t-shirt.
Q: How will my child travel to the beach?
A: We will rent vans, to be driven by our adult volunteers/staff
Q: Who will be chaperoning my child?
A: The Student Director, Student Ministry Volunteers, and Parents will be chaperoning all students at the beach and we will maintain at least a 8:1 ratio of Students to Adults.
Q: Are the adults background checked?
A: Absolutely. Every adult who leads a Student Gospel Community Group at theRefuge, drives for any of our events, or chaperones any of our events is background checked.
Q: Where is "the beach"?
A: We are staying in Gulf Shores, Alabama
Q: Where will my child stay?
A: We will stay in a duplex. Male students and female students will not sleep or shower on the same side.
Q: May my child bring their phone/digital camera/ipod/handheld game system?
A: Yes! Your son/daughter may bring any electronic device; however, theRefuge Church and its staff (paid and volunteer) are not responsible for any loss, theft, or damage of said devices.
Q: May my child bring their Xbox/PS/Nintendo?
A: Yes. They are welcome to bring their gaming system and play during free-time at night. Games should be E rated and the Director of Student Ministries reserves the right to confiscate any game or system at his discretion (to be returned at the completion of the trip). theRefuge Church and its staff (paid and volunteer) are not responsible for any loss, theft, or damage of said devices.
Q: What if there is an emergency?
A: In the unlikely event of an emergency, you will be contacted by the Director of Student Ministries.
Q: What does a Typical Day look like? What time will they wake-up, eat, go to bed, etc?
A: You can view last year's schedule here.
Q: I still have questions, who can I talk to regarding this trip?
A: You can email Cole Fullerton at Cole.Fullerton@RefugeMemphis.church.