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UK/Europe Teen Camp 2017

August 4 - August 13

Attention all Teens!

Applications are invited for this year’s summer camp to be held once more at Chevetogne, in the beautiful Ardennes region of Belgium. The camp arrival date is Friday 4th August 2017 and departure will be Sunday 13th August 2017. The focal point of camp will be two adjacent Chalet-style housing units with comfortable bunk beds, shower facilities, and where all meals and indoor activities will take place. Once again an exciting range of outside activities are in preparation.

The application/tuition fee per camper (ages 12-19) is £130/€165.

Staff volunteers, especially those with prior experience of summer camp are welcome to apply.

Application forms are available from The UK Office (Jamie Meakin, +44 1536 520042, e-mail: info@lcg.org.uk).

Any questions to John Meakin, Camp Director (Home: +44 1460 54240, Mobile +44 7795814623, e-mail: jmeakin@lcg.org.uk), or

Mr. Rees Ellis, Assistant Director (+32 475 276821, e-mail: rellis@lcg.org)

Come and enjoy an action-packed week of fun and fellowship where you’ll make new friends, renew acquaintances, and expand your knowledge of God and his amazing creation.

 

LYC 2017 – CHEVETOGNE BELGIUM

DESCRIPTION: Come and join the excitement of the teen summer camp held at the Chevetogne Country Estate, situated about 1 hour south of Brussels. Each year teens from all over the UK, Europe and beyond gather to enjoy an action packed week of fun and fellowship in the beautiful Belgian Ardennes. So come and help make this year’s camp an adventure where we’ll meet new friends, renew old acquaintances and expand our knowledge of God and all of His creation.

CHEVETOGNE WEBSITE: To get an overview flavour of Chevetogne and what it has to offer, check out:

http://www.domainedechevetogne.be/fr/new_maison_foret.php?style=stylebase

 

DATES:

Staff Arrival: Tuesday, August 1 2017 (the earlier the better)

Camper Arrival: Friday, August 4 2017 (after 2 PM and no later than 4 PM)

Departure Date: Sunday, August 13 2017 (before noon)

 

ACTIVITIES:

Activities this year (schedule permitting) will include:

Christian Living (do not list for sign up)

Water Skiing

First aid,

Fly fishing

Football,

Netball,

Basketball,

Cricket

Speedminton,

Orienteering, bush craft, nature discovery,

Music, dance

Media

Etiquette, speech, table topics

Woodworking/Arts&Crafts,

Swimming, water polo,

Evening leadership activities

 

Service Areas for staff also include:

Kitchen

Campus Maintenance

First Aid

Counselors

Activities

 

TRANSPORTATION:

Physical address of where to go, for people driving directly to camp: Domaine provincial de Chevetogne, Hirs 4, 5590 Chevetogne, Belgium, or the coordinates : N 50.239317 + E 5.126873

Airport into/out of Belgium:  BRU – Brussels, CLR – Brussels South (Charleroi)

Bus station: Brussels Nord/North

Train Station: Brussels Nord/North station + Ciney train station

There will be a bus pickup/drop-off for camp from the airports and train station. fee: €20

 

APPLICANT AGE INFORMATION:

Campers ages 12-19.

Adult staff ages 19 and up. For staff positions, previous experience as an LYC camper or staff member would be helpful, as would completing PHED236/THL236 (Christian Camp Leadership) from Living University. Age, experience, and interests will be taken into consideration.

 

COSTS:

Application Fee & Tuition Fee

£130/€165 camper,

Staff fees please see Staff Application Form.

 

DEADLINES:

Please apply as soon as possible from February 12, 2017.

 

QUESTIONS:

Questions regarding camp should be directed to John Meakin (Camp Director): Home: +44 1460 54240 or Mobile: +44 7795814623, e-mail: jmeakin@lcg.org.uk

Questions regarding the application process or payments should be directed to the UK Office (Jamie Meakin) at: Office: +44 1536 520042, e-mail: info@lcg.org.uk 

Or contact Rees Ellis (Assistant Director) at: Office: +32 71 368825, Mobile: +32 475 276821, e-mail: rellis@lcg.org

Details

Start:
August 4
End:
August 13

Organizer

John Meakin
Phone:
+44 1460 54240
Email:
jmeakin@lcg.org.uk