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July 12-13th Football Camp with FCA at the Wolvarena
Are you ready for some football? Attention all young men ages 10-18 interested in America’s game! Whether you are new to the game or a crafty veteran, our staff of coaches will bring just the right mix of instruction, faith challenge, and fun. Our tentative staff list includes former NFL players: All Pro Steelers: Jeff Hartings, and Jon Kolb, along with Leo Wisniewski and George Lilja. College coaches Mike Conway, Mike Sirianni (W & J) and Geno Demarco (Geneva) will be with us along with a great high school staff including Mike Bosnic (Wash. High), Ron Coder (Canon Mac), and Chris Saluga. There will be many current NFL players including Steve Breaston, Lusaka Polite, and Wes Lyons. Registration cost is only $25 and it includes four, two hour instructional workouts, lunch both days (Chick-fil-A), a FCA camp T-shirt, FCA Bible and some great memories. There isn’t a camp like this in America at that price. The reason is because there is no one like our God!
Friday July 12th Pirates vs. Mets-Barbeque & White Fields Mission Trips
Bring out the family, your girlfriend, teammates or co-workers for a great night of barbeque, fellowship, baseball and a brief presentation on our 2014 Dominican Republic mission trips! If you have ever thought about taking a mission trip but still have many lingering questions, you have to join us. Our fearless brother Kim Costanza, the Director for White Fields-Dominican, and Rick Wiater a pastor from Good Shepherd Church will be with us to preview upcoming trips in January and March along with a diverse panel of people to answer your questions. We will be set up and cooking at 5pm with the food dude in anticipation for a 7:05pm start against the New York Mets. Lot location will be announced. The burgers, dogs, brats, and drinks will be waiting. Bring a side dish or dessert if you can. Cost for this event is $25 per ticket and includes a nice seat and a first class tailgate!
July 26-28 Father-Son Mentor Campout
Attention all Dads, mentors and their Modern Day Knights! We are heading out into the wild frontier, at Westminister Highlands Camp in Emlenton near Clarion. We are going to wrestle some Griz, seriously, we will enjoy trout fishing on picturesque Scrubgrass Creek and several manhood tests including rock wall climbing, a great Zip Line, challenging scramble-type climbs and good man time. Our fathers leading our four age groups will be: Brennan Gaertner (ages 6-10), John Cullen (11-13), Carl Huhn (14-16), and Jon Kolb (17-19).
Robert Lewis’ book “Raising a Modern Day Knight” will be used to create some age appropriate rituals of initiation into manhood. These will be used as a means to bless our young men and confirm a godly pathway to manhood. We will be staying at Luther Lodge with Scrubgrass Creek roaring just a few feet away. There are bunk accommodations for 12 men and approximately 12 boys (6 sleeping on cots & 6 on the floor in the Big Room). There is a great tenting area around the cabin that can easily handle 15 medium size tents.
Costs are as follows: For Luther Lodge guests the total cost is $100 per personwhich includes: 6 meals (2 dinners in the dining hall, Fri. Sat.), swimming, rock wall climbing, fishing and all activities except Zip Line. Zip Line is an additional $20 per person. For those who will be tenting the cost is $70 per person,including meals and activities described above, excluding the Zip Line. On Friday afternoon some of us will be canoeing in the Allegheny River. Your cost is $20 per canoe (2-3 people). We must know if you want a canoe reserved for you on Friday afternoon. For those tenting you must arrive before dark on Friday to set your tent. We need to know if you will be eating lunch with us on Friday July 26th and if you will be staying through lunch on Sunday July 28th. We will close our time with a chapel service then lunch on Sunday but we can stay until 4pm on Sunday if desired.We will have to limit our number for this weekend to approximately 50 total people. Get your check in to reserve your spot with us.
Checks should be made payable to White Fields Foundation.
*Please mail them to: White Fields Foundation, 8225 Peebles Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237.
The address for Westminster Highlands Camp: 263 Big Bend Road, Emlenton, Pennsylvania 16373. Our contact is Lisa at the Camping Association (724) 738-0058. Westminster Highlands is a camp connected to the Presbyterian Church U.S.A.
Saturday August 17th, Family Day at Ohiopyle
The hiking, the biking, the whitewater and the scenery at Ohiopyle can’t be beat! So come join us for a picnic lunch and a great time of fellowship with White Fields families and guests. We will be gathering forces at 11am to plan our afternoon of activity which will run until 4pm. Sandwiches, chips, brownies and beverages will be provided. Cost is $10. Please confirm orders in advance.
Friday September 13thGolf Outing at Shannopin Golf Club
No worries on this Friday the 13th outing just a superb course, good fellowship, a great buffet lunch, prizes, and some good brothers! Top 3 scramble teams get sweet gift certificates along with long drive and all 5 closest to the pins. A stylin’ Chevy Cruze and a nice Rolex are available on the hole-in-one par 3’s too. This is one of our two fundraising events each year and our master linkster the Fredmeister presides over all rulings. Especially since he works the hardest and it is his course! It is an 8:30am shotgun start so you can be on your way home by 2:30pm. Save the date and look for our brochure with pricing and sponsor packages on our website.
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