Most of the year Twin Pines is busy hosting retreats and conferences programmed by the groups using the facility.
During the eight weeks of summer camp, Twin Pines runs many different programs. But, on special occasions, Twin Pines offers programs and activities which are open to anyone to attend. Following is what is planned for the upcoming months:
2017 Program & Activities
Download a 2017 Twin Pines Calendar of Events here.
||March 31 - April 2||Enjoy a laid-back weekend of fellowship and Bible study while working on your own crafts. There will also be a special craft for all to learn.|
|Spring Spruce Up||April 25-27||Help the ministry “spruce-up” camp and prepare for summer ministry! Projects have included both indoor and outdoor sprucing-up. There is always something for volunteers of any skill level! You may choose to participate for all or part of the time.
|Spring Fling Children Retreat||April 28-30||A special weekend focused to those currently in grades 3-5. Come enjoy Twin Pines in the spring and get ready for the summer. Participating groups must provide chaperones for the weekend.|
|For Ladies Only Retreat||May 16-18||An exciting mid-week retreat “for ladies only.” Come enjoy fellowship, worship, and in-depth Bible learning as the retreat looks at what it means to be a woman of God.|
|Lift Hymn Up! - Emmaus||May 7||Twin Pines Camp is leaving camp, and going to local communities to offer hymn sings, called Lift Hymn Up! Gather at St. Matthew's E.C. Church, Emmaus, PA for a time of singing hymns with Mr. Bob Fetterhoff as song leader and Mr. Matt Logan as pianist. St. Matthew's is hosting Lift Hymn Up! Therefore, any questions please contact the Twin Pines Camp office at 570-629-2411. See you then with your voices ready to lift your voice to God. Look for future ones in Lancaster and Lenhartsville.|
|Summer Celebration & Yard/Craft Sale||June 10||This open house is an exciting day which features many activities for the family! Some things you can enjoy include the dunk tank, paddle-boats, hay rides, cake walk, and much more. There will also be a yard and craft sale for you to sell or buy items that day.
No prior registration required for Summer Celebration.
|Summer Staff Sing||August 5||Join us for a time of worship lead by our summer staff! Hear about how God has worked through them during summer camp. No prior registration required.|
|Fall Fix Up||September 12-14||Help camp as we “batten down the hatches” for winter, complete with special projects and extensive cleanup after summer camp has concluded! The various projects are both indoor and outdoor in nature. You may choose to participate for all or part of the time.
||Take part in one or two days of golf in the Poconos. The “classic” is a great time of fellowship, golf, and benefiting the ministry financially.|
|Marriage Retreat||September 22-24||Twin Pines offers this very important retreat to help couples discover, or rediscover, God’s design for their marriage. This retreat is available to married couples at any phase in their relationship.|
|Fall Foliage 5K & Family Festival||September 30||
Come run (or walk) the trails around Twin Pines amidst the beauty of the colorful fall foliage. Enjoy time with your family as you participate in pumpkin decorating, hay rides, homemade soups, and much more!
|October Getaway Weekends||October Weekends||Getaway for relaxation, relationship building, enjoying nature, and spend time with God. Housing, breakfast and spiritual guidance materials are provided in the weekend rate. You can choose getaways for Family, Couples or a gathering of your Friends.|
|Minister's Retreat||October 24-26||A special mid-week retreat focusing on serving ministers. The event will focus on one’s personal pastoral life. Based on Biblical principles, ministers will come away with practical concepts to encourage their own spiritual care.|
|Jr./Sr. High Retreat||November 3-5||This weekend for youth in grades 6-12 is like a mini week of summer camp. Campers get to participate in many of their favorite camp activities, reunite with camp friends! They will explore their faith in Jesus Christ through in-depth group discussion and Bible study. Twin Pines provides staff for this retreat.|
|Shoppe the Poconos||December 1-3||Experience all that the Poconos has in shopping! There are stores for every taste and style of shopping. Come and shop by day, fellowship with others by night, and enjoy a devotional as you fulfill your Christmas shopping list. Special discounts and door prizes from various local retailers are an added bonus!|