Pacific Northwest pre-camp events

For those volunteers in the Pacific Northwest who have been accepted to serve at Special Camp 2020: please reserve the following dates for pre-camp planning and preparation:

Date and Time

March 15 (Sunday), after both worship services


For those who have not volunteered before at Special Camp, to learn more about camp.  Will have a ministry table with pamphlets and video to recruit.

Lighthouse Christian Church, Phantom Lake Elementary School, 1050 160th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA  98008

April 1
Aide registration deadline
April 25 (Saturday), 9:00 am - noon
Training for all aides

All aides should plan to attend this regional training session, to prepare for serving at this year’s camp. Experienced aides are also encouraged to attend, to share their practical experience and advice with new aides as a part of the training.


May 16 (Saturday), 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pre-camp planning retreat

Joint planning retreat for aides to meet together (virtually), form ministry teams and camper care groups, and start detailed camp planning.

June 6 (Saturday), 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Team building

All aides should plan to attend this regional team-building session, if possible


June 27 @ 2pm

Readying camp and team-building

Preparing camp for the arrival of campers the following day, and team-building activities

June 28 - July 4
Special Camp week!


If you have any further questions about details of any of the above pre-camp events, please e-mail: