Summer Camp Registration Open

We are so excited to announce that Summer Camp registration is open!!  We have fun, new camp sessions planned for the summer, and would love to have your children and youth join us at camp!   To register or learn more about Potosi Pines Summer Camps, click here. To register or learn more about Mingus Mountain Summer Camps, click here.

Do you love working with children and youth?  Would you enjoy spending a week away from it all in the beautiful natural setting of camp this summer?  If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!  Consider serving on a camp staff this summer!  Applications for summer camp staff at Mingus Mountain and Potosi Pines are now available.  To apply to serve as a volunteer or a paid staff member at Mingus Mountain, click here.  To apply to serve on a  volunteer staff at Potosi Pines, click here.

Mingus Mountain Camp
Mini Camp – June 3-5
Elementary I/Jr High I/Sr High Adventure Camp – June 21-26
Elementary II/Jr Hi II/Sr Hi Adventures in Mission Camp – June 28-July 3
Sr High Classic/Jr & Sr High Nature Camp – July 5-10

Potosi Pines Camp
Elementary I Camp – June 7-11
Sr Hi Adventure Camp/Jr High Classic Camp – June 14-18
Jr High Adventure Camp/Sr High Classic Camp – June 21-25
Younger Elementary Camp – June 30-July 2
Elementary II Camp – July 26-30

Silver Sessions 

DSC Camp & Retreat Ministries is pleased to offer Silver Sessions, twice-monthly online zoom sessions designed for seniors who are hoping to gather, connect, and learn something new.  Each month will bring something new with variety including Cooking with a Chef, Paint Parties, Historical Lectures, Astronomy Lessons, Virtual Games, and more!

For the upcoming session, Tuesday, March 2nd from 2:00 – 3:00 pm MST, we are joining Jennifer Barber, DSCUMC Conference Archivist, for a presentation on, “Trials, Temptations, and Sweet Communications with God: Tales from 150 years of Methodism in Arizona and Southern Nevada”.   In the fall of 1870, Methodist missionaries arrived in Arizona.  This time they stayed – establishing a Methodist foothold that would endure and grow over the next 150 years.  Join us to hear tales from 1,100-mile circuits, of how the laity kept the work of God alive, the early and continuous support of social justice issues, of the strong women who accomplished more than ever given credit for, and many more stories – all accomplished with an unwavering belief in the grace of God.

Click here to register for the presentation. You will also receive updates on all upcoming Silver Sessions!

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, March 30th for a Hymn Sing from 2-3 pm with Barry and Nicole Isbell!  Barry is a lifelong church musician who currently serves as the Minister of Music at Advent UMC in Las Vegas.  He has been a music educator for 28 years.  His choirs have performed in music festivals across the country, winning high honors and accolades for their performances.  Nicole serves in the music ministry at Advent UMC.  She is a current volunteer vocalist with the Las Vegas Master Singers, and a former member of the Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society.

GREEN TIME, Not Screen Time!
Thursday, April 22nd at 7:00 pm – a scholarship fundraising extravaganza on zoom to get kids off screens and into camp!

Join the camp family for this fun interactive night of talent and testimony, all to help give kids the best week ever!  Everyone deserves to know the power of camp!  Watch for details as well as the zoom link.

North District Women’s Retreat at Potosi Pines – It’s Time!

  • To safely be together and talk in person!
  • To be off the screens!
  • To be in nature!
  • To be with God!
  • To think of something different and life-affirming!
  • To laugh!
  • To discover tools to help with stress, grief, and anxiety!

Set your alarm for Saturday, May 8 from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm.  The registration fee for this one-day event is $45.  Covid procedures will be in place – space is limited.   Register today!

2020 Camp & Retreat Ministries Annual Report

The CRM Staff is pleased to share the 2020 Annual Report with our family camp.  The report includes information about our successful fundraisers, the impact of Covid 19 on our ministries, and messages from Cat Holbert, Executive Director; Tracey Brown, Potosi Pines Camp Director; and Rev. Doug Handlong, CRM Chair.

Family Cabin Rentals at Mingus Mountain

Come enjoy the beauty of Mingus Mountain Camp by booking a family cabin rental! Family cabin rentals are available Wednesday through Sunday.  We are offering a 20% discount on cabin bookings!  Rates below reflect the discount:

– VIP Rooms $60/night – 2 single beds, linens included, private restroom, microwave, mini fridge, coffee maker.  Grill available.
– Retreat Cabin $120/night – 6 bedrooms, 12 beds available, bring your own linens, 2 restrooms, kitchen with oven/stove, fridge, microwave, coffee maker, large gathering area with fireplace.

For more information or to register, please click here.

Camp Newsletters

To receive the latest camp news, activity ideas, prayers and more, subscribe to our camp newsletters! To subscribe to the Mingus Mountain Camp newsletter, click here and to subscribe to the Potosi Pines Camp newsletter, click here.

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