What is The Backyard?
A free, safe, and fun time, on Wednesday afternoons from 4pm-5:30pm for children ages kindergarten-5th grade to come play, grow, and learn together as they explore the faith.
What will children do?
Games, snacks, homework, and learning Bible stories.
What does the daily schedule look like?
- 4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Fun Games and Snack
- 4:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Workshop (includes music, service projects, art, and more)
- 4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Homework
- 5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Closing Circle
What is a workshop?
Every four to eight weeks a different Bible story will be studied. Workshops in a session will all be focused on the same story, but will express and explore it differently each week. Workshop styles may include: art, drama, music, cooking, science, games, videos, or service projects.
What are the themes for this year?
The Good Samaritan (September & October) and Advent and Christmas (November & December)
When does it start?
September 21 is the first gathering. However, children can join at any time during the year.
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