Youth Workshops

Friday, March 15

4H Steam Camp (Special Youth Session for Ages 8+) - Friday 9 a.m. to noon - Come explore the world of STEAM through 4-H! Learn how to program a robot to plant a garden or fly a mission to Mars! Make your cartoon character light up with our paper circuits and LEDs! Did you know you could turn a banana into a musical instrument? We’ll show you how with Makey-Makeys! 4-H has so much to offer and we’re excited to share just a few of these exciting activities with you! Cost is $5 per student

Choir Camp (Special Youth Session for Ages 10-18) - Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Alison will teach students the fundamentals of choral singing, including simple vocal techniques, musical terms and concepts while preparing them for a performance on the final day of the conference. Students will be exposed to several styles, languages and time periods of choral music. This class is designed for all levels of musical experience and is is a great addition to your year of homeschool musical education. Cost is $30 per student

Rock Show - Friday 10:30 a.m. - This Rock, Fossil, and Mineral Show isn’t your normal show! We let you hold and inspect everything! Where else can you go to that lets you hold a Mosasaurus Tooth, feel Dinosaur Coprolite, read things under Ulexite, or watch the color change of UV Reactive Flourite?

Exercising for Youth - Friday 1 p.m. - In this fun and educational workshop we’ll learn the major muscle groups and how to exercise them safely. Any youth who enjoys the gym or simply wants to know more about their fearfully and wonderfully made selves can enjoy this hour of movement! (Participants should wear clothing that is easy and comfortable to move in.)

Ancient Architecture - Friday 3 p.m. - Travel from Egypt to Greece as we explore the all the angles and science of amazing ancient architecture. Are you ready to be an architect? Learn about how ancient people build buildings that have spanned thousands of year and make some wonders of your own.

Saturday, March 16

All about Plants: Those Clean, Green, Food Making Machines (Special Youth Session for Ages 8+) - Saturday 9 a.m. to noon - Have fun while examining the exquisite and masterful design found in plants. Each student will be given a workbook, which will be used to learn easy note taking and study skills as we explore the amazing world of plants. They will make craft models to learn internal plant structures and will learn to draw pine, oak and palm trees. Technical processes (such as photosynthesis, cellular respiration, germination, etc.) will be fully explained in a way that is easy to understand and remember. We will dissect seeds and classify trees. Cost is $20 per student

Choir Camp (Special Youth Session for Ages 10-18) - Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Alison will teach students the fundamentals of choral singing, including simple vocal techniques, musical terms and concepts while preparing them for a performance on the final day of the conference. Students will be exposed to several styles, languages and time periods of choral music. This class is designed for all levels of musical experience and is is a great addition to your year of homeschool musical education. Cost is $30 per student

Nature Art - Saturday 10:30 a.m. - This make-and-take class will be using God’s Creation in nature to create a masterpiece you will be proud to frame in the living room (or at least hang on the fridge). Bring your creative side as we help you make some art using supplies that can only be found in nature!

Animal Encounter - Saturday 1 p.m. - This hands-on class gets you up close with the animals. Learn how God made each animal unique in its own way and hear some of the awesome superpowers He gave them! Several animals will be with us and you get a chance to learn about them while holding or petting them.

Hand Lettering - Saturday 3 p.m. - We’ll learn the basics of hand lettering (a style of art much like calligraphy), and apply those basics to create stunning works of art. Feel free to bring a favorite quote or verse you’d like to work on. All supplies provided!


Teen Workshops

Friday, March 15

4H Steam Camp (Special Youth Session for Ages 8+) - Friday 9 a.m. to noon - Come explore the world of STEAM through 4-H! Learn how to program a robot to plant a garden or fly a mission to Mars! Make your cartoon character light up with our paper circuits and LEDs! Did you know you could turn a banana into a musical instrument? We’ll show you how with Makey-Makeys! 4-H has so much to offer and we’re excited to share just a few of these exciting activities with you! Cost is $5 per student

Choir Camp (Special Youth Session for Ages 10-18) - Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Alison will teach students the fundamentals of choral singing, including simple vocal techniques, musical terms and concepts while preparing them for a performance on the final day of the conference. Students will be exposed to several styles, languages and time periods of choral music. This class is designed for all levels of musical experience and is is a great addition to your year of homeschool musical education. Cost is $30 per student

We Believe, Why Don’t You? - Friday 10:30 a.m. - Billions of people around the globe testify to the reality of the supernatural. What needs to be explained-and defended-is not why someone would believe in God, but why someone wouldn't. This session proposes a Christian apologetics that turns the table by asking why anyone would deny what is evident to the vast majority of people.

The Most Exciting Science Related to Creation - Friday 1 p.m. - We’ll review the groundbreaking study that indicates that the vast majority of human DNA is functional, which directly contradicts what evolutionists have been teaching for more than 40 years, how radioactive carbon in dinosaur bones demonstrates that they can’t be millions of years old, and more!

Your Body is Not an Afterthought - Friday 3 p.m. - In God’s brilliant design we are fearfully and wonderfully made, but do we live like we are? Come to this workshop with your body image insecurities and baggage we all carry from illness and disease to genetics and gender. God has planned to be glorified through it all! Our bodies are more than simply vessels. Come gather some perspective on how to love and cherish yours!

Saturday, March 16

All about Plants: Those Clean, Green, Food Making Machines (Special Youth Session for Ages 8+) - Saturday 9 a.m. to noon - Have fun while examining the exquisite and masterful design found in plants. Each student will be given a workbook, which will be used to learn easy note taking and study skills as we explore the amazing world of plants. They will make craft models to learn internal plant structures and will learn to draw pine, oak and palm trees. Technical processes (such as photosynthesis, cellular respiration, germination, etc.) will be fully explained in a way that is easy to understand and remember. We will dissect seeds and classify trees. Cost is $20 per student

Choir Camp (Special Youth Session for Ages 10-18) - Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Alison will teach students the fundamentals of choral singing, including simple vocal techniques, musical terms and concepts while preparing them for a performance on the final day of the conference. Students will be exposed to several styles, languages and time periods of choral music. This class is designed for all levels of musical experience and is is a great addition to your year of homeschool musical education. Cost is $30 per student

Essential Skills for Successful Teens - Saturday 10:30 a.m. - If your teen is headed to college, the workforce, or the military, they will benefit from study and time management skills. This session provides parents with ideas to incorporate these skills into high school coursework and lists resources to help teens cultivate these essential skills.

Reasonable Faith: The Scientific Case for Christianity - Saturday 10:30 a.m. - Based on Dr. Wile’s book, this session provides a step-by-step argument that shows science provides an enormous amount of evidence for the validity of the Christian faith. Everyone who leaves this seminar will have increased faith in the reality of the Christian experience.

History’s Tough Topics: What Happens When History is Sad - Saturday 1 p.m. - From George Washington as a slaveowner, to Confederate monuments, to the so-called robber barons, our secular culture is raising important questions about how we remember unfortunate stories from our national past. Hear how can Christians respond in ways that are faithful to our theology and that glorify God.

College and Faith: What’s the Real Story? - Saturday 3 p.m. - We’ll cover the scope and significance of worldview. Beginning with the story of Patrick carrying the gospel to Ireland, we’ll emphasize the importance of taking every thought captive and identify the four categories of worldviews.

Hand Lettering - Saturday 3 p.m. - We’ll learn the basics of hand lettering (a style of art much like calligraphy), and apply those basics to create stunning works of art. Feel free to bring a favorite quote or verse you’d like to work on. All supplies provided!


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