If you want to learn how to start and run a Christian day camp, then get "How To Start a Christian Day Camp" by Jane Rodda who has real life experience starting and running Christian day camps for kids.
How to Start a Christian Day Camp by Jane Rodda is an excellent resource for churches who are looking to start a Christian day camp which will meet the needs of youth, children, and parents in their communities. Whether you are looking to expand a Vacation Bible School Program, or start a day camp program from scratch, this guide will suit your needs.
Jane has vast experience in Christian day camp programs, and she brings this experience to the guide. She does not just give general advice. She ties in stories from her own successes and failures in the Christian day camp arena. She helps make the task seem doable, while at the same time understanding the responsibility associated with starting such a program.
This guide examines several different areas of starting a Christian day camp, including:
- The Benefits of a Christian Day Camp
- How to Assess the Needs of a Community
- Getting Started
- Recruiting Help
- How to Keep a Christian Emphasis
- How to Keep Kids Safe
- Legal Issues
- Detailed To Do and Not To Do Lists
Jane Rodda strongly feels that churches have an excellent opportunity to reach families through a quality day camp program, and her concise, step-by-step book gives accurate information without overloading you with details.
About the Expert
Jane Rodda holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Psychology from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, California. She currently lives in Nashville, Tennessee, but has previously lived and worked in several places in the United States.
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