VBS: Shake It Up Cafe'

June 26-30, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Ages 3 through Grade 6 (completed)

Contact Shawna Stomberger or Tara Farmer to volunteer.

Tangy & Tart Arts (Arts & Crafts)
Kitchen a la King (Bible Lesson)
Spork Sports (Recreation)
Take-Out Treatery (Snacks)
Wok & Roll Hits (Music)
Planet 56 (Grades 4-6 completed)

Be ready for God.
Give happily to God.
Believe fully in Jesus.
Remember Jesus often.
Celebrate God forever.

In this kid-friendly café full of chef's hats and aprons, pots and pans, checkered tablecloths, and chalkboard menus, kids explore the Bible as a cookbook filled with recipes for living out God's word. Boys and girls will celebrate biblical festivals that reveal ingredients for being a follower of God.

VBS: How You Can Help

See Tara Farmer or Shawna Stomberger if you can help
1. Before: pray, distribute publicity, decorate, paint backdrops, coordinate publicity, help with pre-registration
2. During: assist station leaders in music, crafts, recreation, or Bible story, be an actor during Bible story, deaf interpreter, registration, photographer, greeter, make sure children exit safely, pray
3. Decoration Day: Tuesday, June 21, 10:00 a.m.
4. Donate kitchen props (Drop them off at fellowship hall. Put your name on them if you need them back). Suggestions: picnic baskets, patio furniture, checkered tableclothes, yellow pool noodles, Chinese decorations, canisters filled with colorful candy, play food, large appliance boxes, grills, cookbooks, small kitchen appliances, balloons, kitchen/food/restaurant style items for décor.

Planet 56 Vacation Bible School
You’ve heard of the restaurant, Planet Hollywood? Well we have a really cool restaurant called Planet 56, open for business June 26-30, 6:00-8:30 p.m. each night. We are now hiring chefs and managers--must have just completed 4th, 5th, or 6th grade. Join us for a great week.

Here’s what’s on the menu:

Each day we will have opening assembly, a Bible lesson, and sometimes music, art, or recreation and snacks.

Planet 56ers will have these additional activities:
Sunday- Cookin’ with Callie (yeast bread mixing) [Bible theme: The Passover]
Monday- Cookin’ with Callie (make soup & bake bread & eat both) & work with Soup’s On Us ministry [Bible theme: Helping Others]
Tuesday- Healthy Exercise (Exercise fun night at Millennium Park: cycling and/or play) [Bible theme: Believe in Jesus]
Wednesday- Cookin’ with Callie (Cook and eat a tasty healthy meal) [Bible theme: Jesus’ Last Supper]
Thursday- Salty science experiments & dessert: milk shakes and homemade ice cream [Bible theme: You are the salt of the earth]

Don’t miss…
Cookin’ With Callie,
Exercise Fun Night at Millennium Park,
and Salty Science Experiments

Shake It Up Cafe' Preview Video

VBS 2011 - Shake It Up Cafe Preview Video - Cokesbury Vacation Bible School from CokesburyVBS on Vimeo.


VBS 2010

View pictures of last year's VBS: Galactic Blast