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NEIGHBORHOOD VBS

Neighborhood Vacation Bible School (VBS)
at The Bible Chapel!

August 3-7, 2020


We're excited to have you be a part of this special week! Each day at Rocky Railway VBS, kids track through activities that reinforce relevant Bible Points and immerse kids in new adventures. 

 

REGISTRATION FOR VOLUNTEERS WILL OPEN JUNE 8.

SOUTH HILLS CAMPUS

AUGUST 3-7

Elementary: 10:00-11:30 AM, 3:00-4:30 PM, OR 6:30-8:00 PM
Breakout: 6:45-8:15 PM ONLY

   

NEIGHBORHOOD VBS!  Join Host Families from The Bible Chapel for games, hands-on activities, and relevant Bible teaching… just like Vacation Bible School held at the church.  This is a safer model for this year due to the current social distancing procedures.  We will continue to monitor guidelines in the coming weeks and make adjustments as needed. Learn more.

 Volunteer Information:

  1. Register for a VBS position from June 8-30, 2020. Volunteer registration closes June 30. Due to clearance requirements, late volunteer registrations cannot be accepted. You will be matched with a host family in your area.
  2. Once you register, if you do not have your Pennsylvania state-required clearances, you will receive an email to do so (the link will come from a company named Justifacts). If you receive an email from Justifacts regarding clearances, please follow the instructions to obtain your criminal background clearance, PA child abuse clearance, and FBI fingerprinting. By law (PA Act 153), we cannot accept volunteers ages 18 and older who do not have clearances. (Note that you may be exempt from the fingerprinting if you meet certain criteria.) If you have any questions regarding clearances, please contact Deanna Kratt, .
  3. Review the following training information: Flipper Flapper Instructions, How to Use an Epi-Pen, and Epi-Pen Instructions.
  4. Training for Neighborhood VBS will be held (if training is permitted to take place in person, childcare will be provided):
  • Sunday, July 19, 12:15 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 26, 12:15 p.m.
CHILD REGISTRATION Information:

  1. Register for your child from July 1-31, 2020. Registration closes July 31. You will be matched with a host family in your area. There is no fee for Neighborhood VBS. 
  2. You will be contacted by your host family with more details closer to August 3.

Questions? Please contact Rebecca Thornsberry,

 

REGISTER AS A VOLUNTEER
in the South Hills Area
Registration opens on June 8.

REGISTER YOUR CHILD
in the South Hills Area
Registration opens on July 1.

ROBINSON CAMPUS

AUGUST 3-6
2:00-3:30 PM or
6:30-8:00 PM

  

NEIGHBORHOOD VBS!  Join Host Families from The Bible Chapel for games, hands-on activities, and relevant Bible teaching… just like Vacation Bible School held at the church.  This is a safer model for this year due to the current social distancing procedures.  We will continue to monitor guidelines in the coming weeks and make adjustments as needed.

 Volunteer Information:

  1. Register for a VBS position from June 8-30, 2020. Volunteer registration closes June 30. Due to clearance requirements, late volunteer registrations cannot be accepted. You will be matched with a host family in your area.
  2. Once you register, if you do not have your Pennsylvania state-required clearances, you will receive an email to do so (the link will come from a company named Justifacts). If you receive an email from Justifacts regarding clearances, please follow the instructions to obtain your criminal background clearance, PA child abuse clearance, and FBI fingerprinting. By law (PA Act 153), we cannot accept volunteers ages 18 and older who do not have clearances. (Note that you may be exempt from the fingerprinting if you meet certain criteria.) If you have any questions regarding clearances, please contact Deanna Kratt, .
  3. Review the following training information: Flipper Flapper Instructions, How to Use an Epi-Pen, and Epi-Pen Instructions.
  4. Training for Neighborhood VBS will be held (if training is permitted to take place in person, childcare will be provided). Dates for training are TBD.
CHILD REGISTRATION Information:

  1. Register for your child from July 1-31, 2020. Registration closes July 31. You will be matched with a host family in your area. There is no fee for Neighborhood VBS. 
  2. You will be contacted by your host family with more details closer to August 3.

Questions? Please contact Kathy Golinski,

REGISTER AS A HOST FAMILY 
in the Robinson Area

REGISTER AS A VOLUNTEER
in the Robinson Area
Registration opens on June 8.

  

REGISTER YOUR CHILD
in the Robinson Area
Registration opens on July 1.

ROSTRAVER CAMPUS

AUGUST 3-5

6:00-7:30 PM 

  

NEIGHBORHOOD VBS!  Join Host Families from The Bible Chapel for games, hands-on activities, and relevant Bible teaching… just like Vacation Bible School held at the church.  This is a safer model for this year due to the current social distancing procedures.  We will continue to monitor guidelines in the coming weeks and make adjustments as needed.

 Volunteer Information:

  1. Register for a VBS position from June 8-30, 2020. Volunteer registration closes June 30. Due to clearance requirements, late volunteer registrations cannot be accepted. You will be matched with a host family in your area.
  2. Once you register, if you do not have your Pennsylvania state-required clearances, you will receive an email to do so (the link will come from a company named Justifacts). If you receive an email from Justifacts regarding clearances, please follow the instructions to obtain your criminal background clearance, PA child abuse clearance, and FBI fingerprinting. By law (PA Act 153), we cannot accept volunteers ages 18 and older who do not have clearances. (Note that you may be exempt from the fingerprinting if you meet certain criteria.) If you have any questions regarding clearances, please contact Deanna Kratt, .
  3. Review the following training information: Flipper Flapper Instructions, How to Use an Epi-Pen, and Epi-Pen Instructions.
  4. Training for Neighborhood VBS will be held (if training is permitted to take place in person, childcare will be provided):
  • Sunday, July 19, 12:15 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 26, 12:15 p.m.
CHILD REGISTRATION Information:

  1. Register for your child from July 1-31, 2020. Registration closes July 31. You will be matched with a host family in your area. There is no fee for Neighborhood VBS. 
  2. You will be contacted by your host family with more details closer to August 3.

Questions? Please contact Shawna Geary,

 

REGISTER AS A VOLUNTEER
in the Rostraver Area
Registration opens on June 8.

  

REGISTER YOUR CHILD
in the Rostraver Area
Registration opens on July 1.

WASHINGTON CAMPUS

DRISCOLL PARK, AUGUST 3-4
7th WARD PARK, AUGUST 5-6
6:00-8:00 PM

  

Join us for VBS in the Park! We'll be offering two sessions for our Anchored VBS, one at Driscoll Park in Washington and the other at 7th Ward Park. Programming will be available for children from Preschool (3.5 years) through 6th grade. Sing, dance, play games, and learn how Jesus is our anchor when we go through hard times!

 Volunteer Information:

  1. Register for a VBS position from June 8-30, 2020. Volunteer registration closes June 30. Due to clearance requirements, late volunteer registrations cannot be accepted. 
  2. Once you register, if you do not have your Pennsylvania state-required clearances, you will receive an email to do so (the link will come from a company named Justifacts). If you receive an email from Justifacts regarding clearances, please follow the instructions to obtain your criminal background clearance, PA child abuse clearance, and FBI fingerprinting. By law (PA Act 153), we cannot accept volunteers ages 18 and older who do not have clearances. (Note that you may be exempt from the fingerprinting if you meet certain criteria.) If you have any questions regarding clearances, please contact Deanna Kratt, .
  3. Review the following training information: Flipper Flapper Instructions, How to Use an Epi-Pen, and Epi-Pen Instructions.
  4. If training is permitted to take place in person, childcare will be provided.
CHILD REGISTRATION Information:

  1. Register for your child from July 1-31, 2020. Registration closes July 31. There is no fee for Neighborhood VBS. 
  2. You will be contacted with more details closer to August 3.

Questions? Please contact Nadine Michalak, .

Interested in Volunteering
in the Washington Area?
Contact Nadine Michalak, .

  

REGISTER YOUR CHILD
in the Washington Area
Registration opens on July 1.

WILKINSBURG CAMPUS

AUGUST 3-6
10:00-11:30 AM, 3:00-4:30 PM OR 6:30-8:00 PM

  

NEIGHBORHOOD VBS!  Join Host Families from The Bible Chapel for games, hands-on activities, and relevant Bible teaching… just like Vacation Bible School held at the church.  This is a safer model for this year due to the current social distancing procedures.  We will continue to monitor guidelines in the coming weeks and make adjustments as needed.

 Volunteer Information:

  1. Register for a VBS position from June 8-30, 2020. Volunteer registration closes June 30. Due to clearance requirements, late volunteer registrations cannot be accepted. You will be matched with a host family in your area.
  2. Once you register, if you do not have your Pennsylvania state-required clearances, you will receive an email to do so (the link will come from a company named Justifacts). If you receive an email from Justifacts regarding clearances, please follow the instructions to obtain your criminal background clearance, PA child abuse clearance, and FBI fingerprinting. By law (PA Act 153), we cannot accept volunteers ages 18 and older who do not have clearances. (Note that you may be exempt from the fingerprinting if you meet certain criteria.) If you have any questions regarding clearances, please contact Deanna Kratt, .
  3. Review the following training information: Flipper Flapper Instructions, How to Use an Epi-Pen, and Epi-Pen Instructions.
  4. If training is permitted to take place in person, childcare will be provided.
CHILD REGISTRATION Information:

  1. Register for your child from July 1-31, 2020. Registration closes July 31. You will be matched with a host family in your area. There is no fee for Neighborhood VBS. 
  2. You will be contacted by your host family with more details closer to August 3.

Questions? Please contact Kendra Szpila, .

 

REGISTER AS A VOLUNTEER
in the Wilkinsburg Area
Registration opens on June 8.

  

REGISTER YOUR CHILD
in the Wilkinsburg Area
Registration opens on July 1.