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SUMMER 2017

Open House

Sunday, April 9 1:00 - 4:30 PM

Up to $75 Off!

See discounts & promotions on back.

Details on back.

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937-452-3347 info@pvmcamp.com


Why Camp? The average child spends less than 30 minutes outside each day. Typical kids spend 4 hours a day playing video games, 4.5 hours watching TV and 82 minutes on a phone. Less than a third of teens get the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity.

Camp Is Powerful... Summer camp is a powerful experience that builds into a child’s growth, identity, and faith. A week at camp is 10,080 minutes of time spent outdoors - away from “the typical.” It’s an opportunity to learn, dream, and grow. register at www.pvmcamp.com 2

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Why PVM Camp?

Our mission is to use God’s natural splendor to provide exceptional experiences that transform and nurture families. Since 1981, PVM has offered Christ-centered camps, retreats, and outdoor activities. Set in the rolling hills of Camden, Ohio, our picturesque 83-acre property offers big adventures close to home.

• Big enough for amazing adventures, small enough to know you by name. • Within an hour of both Cincinnati and Dayton. • Counselors hand selected from local colleges; adult volunteers from nearby communities. • Campers get a Christian-led, well-supervised experience that is both fun and valuable.

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PVM Camp is unique It’s where kids come to experience adventure, grow in their faith, challenge their limitations, and make new friends – all outdoors, surrounded by His glory. It’s the camp experience every parent wants for their child.

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At PVM, kids build

1. Character 2. Stronger faith 3. Self-esteem and confidence 4. Meaningful friendships 5. Love for outdoor activity 6. Leadership skills

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What Campers Say “The people and environment of this camp are amazing. God seems very connected here.” “I grew so much that I can’t even explain it.” “My counselors were great. They were loving, fun, helpful, and helped us learn about God in a good way.” “I feel like it gave me a better understanding of a Christian life and I also was blessed to make new friends.” “I now feel comfortable being myself even more” “I’ve been to a bunch of other camps, but this one ‘teached’ me the most about God.”

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Supervision

Our camper-to-counselor ratio is 7 to 1, and our adultto-camper ratio is 4 to 1. This ensures campers get attention, encouragement, and guidance. Our staff is handpicked by evaluating work experience, faith, maturity, experience working with children, goals, desires, talents and skills. Candidates are then screened through: • BCI Background Check • FBI Background Check • Sex Offender Registry

Training

Each staff member receives 132 hours of training: • Safety standards • Camper protection • Child development • Spiritual development • Homesickness • First Aid • Conflict management • Emergency procedures • Activities certification • Policies and procedures register at www.pvmcamp.com 937-452-3347 info@pvmcamp.com

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Weather Safety

Weather conditions are monitored daily, and if needed, weather emergency procedures are implemented.

Camper Health

Counselors are trained to make sure campers eat enough, stay hydrated, and apply sunscreen. Our kitchen is familiar with special diets and food allergies. Our medical staff respond to emergencies, distribute medications, and provide basic first aid.

Emergency Contact

We will contact Parents when: • a camper has significant injury or potential for scarring. • there is something out of the ordinary (i.e. seizure). • a camper is exposed to a contagious disease, bug,or parasite. • a camper is sent off-site for professional medical treatment.

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When is camp?

We’ve got three weeks of camp for kids in 5th through 10th grade. Grab some friends and sign up today! See our referral discount on the back cover. Contact us about a special deal for groups of 10 or more kids.

WEEK 1 5th-10th Grade - June 25 - 29

WEEK 2 5th-10th Grade - July 2 - 6

WEEK 3 5th-10th Grade - July 23 - 27

$350/camper * *see discounts/promotions on back

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Camp Activities • • • • • • • • • • • • •

Zipline & Skeeball Gagaball Paintball Battleball Arts & Crafts Swimming Pool Challenge Course Canoes and Kayaks Soccer & Basketball Archery Tag & Archery 40’ Rock Wall Climbing Riflery & Trap Shooting And more…

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Meet Our Camp Directors

We’ve built a world-class team focused on delivering an excellent camp experience for your child. Every member of our team will have direct interaction with your camper – something you won’t find at larger camps. Jacob & Chris Shaw – Summer Camp Directors Both graduates of Lee University and long-time school teachers, the Shaws use their summers to spread the Good News. Jacob and Chris bring a wealth of knowledge in lesson development, leadership, and organization. They live in Lebanon, Ohio with their three children: Kaitlynn, Emma, and Eli.

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Open House Sunday, April 9, 2017 • • • •

Stop by between 1:00-4:30 PM Tour our facilities Ride the zip line Play family challenge games

Campus: 1259 Swann Beatty Rd Camden, OH 45311 Office: 424 Reading Road Mason, OH 45040 Phone: 937-452-3347 Email: info@pvmcamp.com Kids Camp at PVM is a progam of Family Camp, Inc., an IRS approved 501(c)3 public charity.

• Make s’mores

All Weeks $350 / camper • • • • •

Early Bird Discount- $75 off* Register by 1/30/17 Referral Discount- $50 off : If someone you referred registers Sibling Discount- $50 off each kid registering from the same family Group Discount- Contact us for a special 10 or more kid deal Ministry Discount- for parents in full-time ministry. Contact us * with $75 registration deposit; 1 discount per child.

REGISTER ONLINE AT www.pvmcamp.com OR CALL US AT 937-452-3347

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