Connect Event

Youth in 6th-12th grades — join us at your favorite camp for the CONNECT Event! This is your chance to CONNECT with God and other youth through great worship, an engaging speaker, and your favorite camp activities. Maybe you'll even reCONNECT with some old camp friends! Lunch and dinner included. 


  • August 18: You must register by Wednesday, August 15!
    • Camp Chippewa (download flier)
      • With speaker Erin Dalke, worship by Chris Lahue (Shawnee UMC), and the a-MAZE-ing Corn maze!
      • Camp Chippewa also has archery, canoeing, horseback riding and many other activities. Learn more.
    • Camp Fontanelle (download flier)
      • With speaker Ashlee Alley Crawford and worship by Sebastian Sorensen. Don't miss out on the Zombie Apocalypse Dash, with a chance to win a $1,000 travel scholarship for your group! View Zombie flier for more.
      • Camp Fontanelle also has zip lines, ropes course, jumping pillow, and hiking trails. Learn more.
  • August 25: You must register by Wednesday, August 22!
    • Camp Horizon (download flier)
      • With speaker Robin Cates, worship by McPherson UMC and activities, like Human Foosball, swimming and hiking!
      • Camp Horizon also has disc golf, canoeing, and a challenge course. Learn more.
    • Camp Comeca (download flier)
      • With speaker Natalie Faust. While your there, check out the new GaGa pit!
      • Camp Comeca also has a milk crate climb, paddle boats, climbing wall, and zip line. Learn more.

Questions? Email Sara Shaw or call her at 785-414-4225.

Register NOW so we can have enough food, supplies and staff on hand to make this a fun and safe event!

What to bring:

  • Backpack
  • Swimsuit and towel
  • Change of clothes (just in case)
  • Bug spray
  • Sun screen
  • Water bottle
  • Signed waiver
  • Cash for the camp store for sodas, snacks, T-shirts, etc.
  • Registration fee, if not already paid. Make checks out to the camp.