Children and Youth Ministry

Children and Youth Ministry

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At First Presbyterian Church, we are committed to helping children develop a strong faith and connection to the church, through a variety of programs and activities.

Sunday Mornings

On Sunday mornings, aside from our Nursery care for babies and infants 0 - 3 years, children between the ages of 7 and 12 are invited to participate in First Contact, our Children's Christian Education program, which is offered during both the 9am and the 10:30am services.  For more information about First Contact, click here.


Weekly Programs

Monday Youth Group (Grade 6 and up)

  • Every Monday after school from 4:00 - 5:30 pm. Please note on that on some school holidays the youth group will cancelled. For more information click here.


Occasional Programs and Activities for Children and Youth

Throughout the year, we will offer different special programs and activities for children of all ages.   Some will take place for a set number of weeks, while others will be "one off" events.   To learn more about upcoming Special Children and Youth Programs, please click here.


PA Day Camps

Following the Public School PA Day Calendar, First Presbyterian Church is committed to offering free or low cost P.A. Day Camps to children from JK - Grade 6.  To learn more about PA Day Camps both of the past and upcoming, click here.

Children's involvement in the Music and Drama Ministry

The vibrant Music and Drama Ministry at First Presbyterian Church has wonderful opportunities for children to become involved.  More information on the below programs can be found on the Music and Drama page of our website, or by clicking the heading below to be rerouted to their pages directly.

Burning Bush Theatre (Ages 7 - 16)

  • Thursdays, after school from 4:00 - 6:00 pm, the Music and Drama Minsitry prepares for two performances a year, one in the fall and one in the spring. 

Cherub Choir (Kindergarten to Gr. 4)

  • The Cherub's choir practices weekly on Thursday evenings and perform 5 times during the year. 


Upcoming Events

Christmas Card Creation

Friday, November 24, 2017 & other dates

Youth Group

Friday, November 24, 2017 & other dates

Advent Wreath Making

Saturday, December 2, 2017



Christmas Card Creation

Fri. Nov.  24th—Christmas Card Creation 4pm—5pm creating Christmas cards to provide to the Pastoral Care Team, who will hand them out during the month of December.  Drop in program.  All ages welcome; parents of... Read More


Vacation Bible Camp 2017

Vacation Bible Camp 2017      Read More