311 Third Avenue NE, Hickory NC, 28601 (828) 322-6058

Camp E.D.G.E. – Hero Central Edition – Vacation Bible School

Grab your cape and join First UMC & St. Luke’s UMC for

Camp E.D.G.E. – Hero Central!

This awesome event is for children from age 3 to rising 6th graders on the Morning Track and for all ages on the Evening Track for our first-ever Family VBS. Both tracks will be held at First United Methodist Church, Hickory the week of July 24-28, 2017. There will be a kickoff party on Sunday, July 23, 2017 from 3 – 5pm. The kickoff party will be a great opportunity to meet the leaders and get to know the campus better. We’ll have yummy food, too!


Sunday, July 23    3-5pm  Kick-Off Event for all tracks

Monday – Friday, July 24 – 28     Morning Track from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (snacks included-traditional VBS)

Monday – Friday, July 24 – 28     Evening Track from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (dinner included – family VBS)

E.D.G.E. stands for Experience and Discover God Everywhere. This year, we are going to experience and discover God by learning more about Heroes of the Bible and how to discover our strength in God.

Special Information

Children must be 3 years old on or before August 31, 2017 to participate in the morning session. Younger children may attend in the evening with their families. All preschool students are asked to bring a change of clothes each day. Students who have completed 4th and 5th grades will be doing local, off-site mission projects in the morning. They must have a signed permission slip, available at drop-off, to participate.

Parents/Guardians must come in to drop off and pick up students.

Children must be accompanied by an adult during the evening sessions.

 Click HERE to register!

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  • 311 Third Avenue NE
  • Hickory
  • NC, 28601
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