One of the Junior/Senior Highers favorite activities...a Scavenger Hunt! All 7th through 12th graders are invited pareticipate in this fun-filled activity, ending at Frosty's on Broadway in Lancaster. Groups of students will travel in vehicles around Lancaster and other nearby towns using clues in search of various destinations! Be part of the fun! A permission slip is needed to participate.
- Date: Sunday, May 20th
- Start Time: 1:00pm
- End Time: 5:00pm
Meet and end at the church
The final stop of the hunt will be Frosty's on Broadway, so bring a few dollars for a cone!
Dinner and Bible for young adults is back for the summer session with the kick-off on Monday, May 21st! Students returning from college and young adults living locally will be gathering each Monday throughout the summer for a time of dinner and Bible discussion, as well as times of just hanging out. Whether you're wondering who Jesus is, already trusting in Jesus, wanting to grow deeper, or questioning faith, this is the group for you! Bible discussion topics still TBA.
- Date: Monday, May 21st
- Start Time: 6:00pm
- End Time: 9:00pm
12 Huntley Place, Lancaster
Volunteer to work with a team to prepare a special homemade meal for the men that visit the Buffalo City Mission. Food preparations will take place in the church on Friday evening and includes tasks such as cutting vegetables, preparing meats, making desserts and other things of this nature. All ages, including kids, and skill levels welcome. Sign up by contacting Becky Young or by signing up here* or by contacting the church office.
- Date: Friday, May 25th
- Start Time: 6:30pm
- End Time: 8:30pm
Volunteer to work with a team to cook and serve a homemade meal to 100 homeless men at the Buffalo City Mission. The team will meet at the church and take the church bus to the Buffalo City Mission. Volunteers must be 16 or older to serve at the Buffalo City Mission. Sign up by contacting Becky Young or by signing up here* or by contacting the church office.
- Date: Saturday, May 26th
- Start Time: 9:30am
- End Time: 2:00pm
Buffalo City Mission
(meet at the church)
June 10th begins the first Sunday of our summer service schedule. Worship at Lancaster Presbyterian Church each Sunday morning during the summer at 9:45am. service styles vary between traditional and contemporary styles. childcare is offered for infants through kindergarten each week. Children, youth, and adult Sunday School classes break for the summer and resume in the fall.
- Date: Sunday, June 10th
- Time: Sunday, September 2nd
- Start Time: 9:45am
We return to our school year schedule following Labor Day, on Sunday September 9th. Details can be found under the Guest Central tab.
Are there fathers or other men in your life that deserve to be honored? Recognize them at our annual FREE buffet breakfast by bringing the whole family (kids included!). This year' menu will consist of eggs, pancakes, sausage, ham, fruit salad, pastries, coffee and juice. Take your dad, grandfather, uncle or another special male in your life "out" for breakfast and enjoy a delicious assortment of food as you spend a few hours honoring the men who make our lives special! Breakfast reservations are requested by Sunday, June 10th and can be made by signing up here*, contacting the church office, or signing up in the upper foyer.
- Date: Saturday, June 15th
- Start Time: 9:00am
- End Time: 11:00am
Waith Fellowship Hall
All 3rd-8th grade youth are invited to participate in a week-long, overnight camp sponsored and staffed by members of Lancaster Presbyterian Church. Through our 2018 theme - Investigating the Truth - campers will dive into the Old and New Testaments to learn how Jesus is the Messiah - The Savior - who came to give eternal life to all who believe in Him and declare Him is Lord. Each day campers participate in a variety of exciting, outdoor daily activities based on their age-based program.
Registration is underway and remains open until June 1st or until space is filled. Space is limited and groups are filled on a first come, first serve basis. Financial aid and scholarship are avaiable for those in need.
Visit our Summer Youth Camp page for more details, registration, or contact information for the Camp Director.
- Date: June 24th - 30th
- Start Time: Sunday 2:30pm
- End Time: Saturday 10:30am
Duffield Camp & Retreat Center
11470 Worden Road, Delevan
A group of middle and high school students and leaders will be heading down to Salt Lick, Kentucky to spend a week serving those in need. The group will be building, constructing and repairing portions of houses. In the evenings the teenagers will meet up with other churches also serving in the area for games, activities, daily Bible speakers, worship. Interested youth should speak to Pete Gawron, Director of Family and Youth Ministries for details or registration information.
- Date: Saturday, July 7th thru Saturday, July 14th
- Start Time: Time TBA
Salt Lick, Kentucky
Preschoolers through youth completed 6th grade can find a spot at our annual Vacation Bible School. This FREE program runs nightly Sunday through Thursday. Come every day, some days or even one day - children are welcome at any time! Our 2018 theme will be revealed soon but is sure to include daily Bible lessons, energetic games, fun crafts, and exciting music. Mark your calendars now! Registration opens in May.
Visit our Vacation Bible School page for more details or registration information.
- Date: Sun., July 22nd - Thurs., July 26th
- Start Time: 6:30pm
- End Time: 8:30pm
Lancaster Presbyterian Church Campus
Returning families, please note a change in our 2018 schedule. This year our program will begin on Sunday evening and conclude on Thursday evening.
This Lancaster Presbyterian Church sponsored canoe trip is for youth entering and completing our Confirmation Class. It provides these students opportunity not only to get close to nature, as rewarding as that is, but more importantly the opportunity to get close to God, the Creator. During the trip participants will see, in a unique way, the beauty of the world He created and gave us but to explore our place and purpose as He designed us to be.
Note: Registration for this event is due NOW. Click on the permission slip for details. Please contact Pete Gawron, Director of Family & Youth Ministiries, with questions.
Cost: $75 per student
- Date: Saturday, July 28th thru Tuesday, July 31st
Algonquin Provincial Park, Canada