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Vacation Bible Schools continuing into August

A free Vacation Bible School will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. each evening, July 14-18, at Living Water Church of the Nazarene, 508 W. Illinois Ave., Morris.

Those attending will be learning through fun games, snacks, crafts, songs, and some fun characters that everything is possible with God.

Channahon UMC

Channahon United Methodist Church will host ‘Kingdom Rocks’ Vacation Bible School this summer.

Free for everyone, VBS will run from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each evening from Sunday, July 21, through Thursday, July 25.

VBS is open to students from age 3, provided they are potty trained, through fifth grade. Parents, other adults, and older kids are welcome to join the fun as crew leaders or station helpers.

At Kingdom Rock VBS,  kids enter an epic adventure that empowers them to stand strong for God.  Here, God’s victorious power isn’t a fairy tale – it changes kids forever.

Registration is online at or by calling the church office at (815) 467-5275. Channahon UMC is at 24751 E, Eames St., Channahon.

Phelan Acres Bible Church

Investigation Destination Vacation Bible School will take place at Phelan Acres Bible Church from July 22-26.

Planned for 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each of those days, the VBS is open to children from age 3 through eighth grade.

There will be Bible stories, crafts, skits, snacks, prizes and more.

For additional information, call (815) 634-3354 or (815) 476-7818.

St. Mary’s of Minooka

St. Mary’s of Minooka will hold Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m. to noon each day during the week of July 29 to Aug. 2. 

The theme this year is “Mar-velous Mystery, The Mass Comes Alive.”

While the program is designed for children entering preschool through fourth grade, those going into fifth grade through adults are needed to help. 

Registration forms and fees are due July 11. Registration forms and volunteer forms are available in the back of church and at the rectory.

St. Mary’s Church is at 303 W St Mary’s St, Minooka.

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