Camp Messiah

Registration for Camp Messiah is OPEN! Summer will be here before you know it! Don’t wait, sign up today!

Camp Dates: June 24, 2019 to August 2, 2019

Email for more information.

Camp Messiah FAQS

Camp Messiah provides a fun and exciting day full of adventure, games, and activities.  Additionally, each camper will be involved in engaging bible stories and discover new ways to connect with Jesus through lessons and activities.

Each camper must submit all the required paperwork no later than June 10, 2019.  Any form submitted incomplete will be returned and your child’s registration will not be considered completed until all forms are submitted.

Forms Required:

  • Registration Form
  • Emergency Contact Form
  • Camper Health History Form
  • Medication Administration Authorization Form (if applicable)
  • Dismissal Form

Tuition is $190 per week and must be paid no later than July 26th. Payments can be from the time you register until July 26th. Total tuition balance needs to be paid by July 26th.

The registration fee is due at the time of registration. Registration is $100 per camper. This fee includes the $30 administrative fee as well as the $70 activities fee.

(**Please see below for special registration discounts.)

The activities fee covers all camp activities, supplies, field trips entrance, transportation and special events. This fee is $70 and is included in the camp registration fee. It is paid at the time of registration.

If you must cancel for any reason before May 1 your registration and all tuition fees paid will be refunded in full. Any cancellations received on or after June 1 will be refunded less the $100 registration fee. Cancellations must be received in writing at least 14 days prior to the start date of your child’s camp dates.

Tuition payments may be paid in self-managed installments online with debit/credit cards at Please note: All tuition fees must be paid in full by July 26th.

Tuition payments by cash or check will be accepted in person at Messiah Community Church, Tuesday-Friday, 10am-2pm by appointment only. Please call (410) 526-3904. All tuition fees must be paid in full by July 26th.

  • Early Bird Discount:
    • Register between February 1-22th, pay no registration fee.
    • Register between Feb. 23-28th, pay $25 registration fee per child.
    • Register between March 1-15th, pay $50 registration fee per child.
    • Register between March 16-31st, pay $75 registration fee per child.
    • After April 1st, pay $100 registration fee per child.
  • Multi-week discount: $10 off tuition
  • Multi-sibling discount: $10 off tuition
  • Returning camp families: 5% off tuition

Before-care begins at 7am. After-care ends at 6pm.

Before and After Care is an additional fee. Pricing is for both before and after care combined and cannot be pro-rated for partial care on any given day or week. Below are fees for individual child and family:

  • $25/week for 1 child
  • $40/week for family (2+ children)

A morning snack will be provided at 7:45am for before care and a healthy snack will be provided at 4:45 for after care.  Parents may send and approved nut-free snack for their child if preferred. Snacks cannot be refrigerated.

Lunch is not provided for campers. Parents must send campers with a bag lunch. Please do not send items that require refrigeration or that may need to be heated. Please be sure that your child’s lunch box or bag is labeled with his or her full name.

Camp Messiah is happy to welcome children with special needs. We will contact you directly to discuss specific needs your child may have. (Note: There is no guarantee that we will be able to accommodate all special needs.)

We are excited to offer off-site field trips to various locations which may include: movie theater, roller skating, laser tag, Adventure Park USA, factory tours, or museums. We will also have on-site activities which may include: performers, mobile library, animal visits, and/or special guests.

Camp is uniquely designed for kids ages 6-11. We have limited spots available for 5 year olds and 12 & 13 year olds. Please email for specific information.

Camp runs Monday-Friday from June 24, 2019-August 2, 2019. Camp will be closed on July 4th for the holiday.

Camp begins at 9am and ends at 4pm. Before and after care options are available.

Camp Messiah was specifically designed to offer a fun and educational experience for campers while strengthening their spiritual foundations. There is scheduled time each day for bible activities. Many of our campers are Christian, but we welcome campers of all religions.

All camp staff must complete and clear the MD and FBI background check. In addition, all staff must be cleared by CPS (Child Protective Services) each year prior to working at camp.

Each camp counselor must be at least 18 years old. All counselors must submit a letter of recommendation, attend all pre-camp training sessions, and all background and CPS clearances.

All medications must be listed on the Health History Form and the Medication Administration Authorization Form must be completed. All medications must be logged and registered by the camp director.

All medications are self-administered at Spirit Camp. The parent must also provide a signed form from the prescribing physician with instructions on how and when the medicine is to be taken. The medicine is then self-administered by the child, as the Camp Director or her designee observes to make sure it is administered in accordance with the doctor’s orders.