Monday, December 10, 2018

WINTER 2019 EVENTS

iConnect Winter 2019
Friday Night Events


Unless otherwise noted, all events are for Grade 6 & 7
and take place in the iConnect Room from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

2018-2019 Consent Waiver required to participate!

January 11 - Glow Games
We are joining the youth for this favourite annual event - wear something that glows and come play games under black lights! This is a great event to invite your friends to!

January 18 - Alive
Always includes group games and snacks, usually includes worship songs with the youth and small group discussion and hang out time.

January 25 - Game Show Night
Compete with your friends in Minute to Win It, Jeopardy and more!

February 1 - Alive
Always includes group games and snacks, usually includes worship songs with the youth and small group discussion and hang out time.

February 8 - Movie Night
Wear something comfy and bring a friend for a movie on our big screen - popcorn and drinks included! If you would like a candy bag, bring some change for the concession (proceeds go to the youth sponsor child, Mukire)

February 15 - Alive
Always includes group games and snacks, usually includes worship songs with the youth and small group discussion and hang out time.

February 22 - Art & Games Night
Choose between playing video and board games (use ours or bring your own) or making art projects at our arts and crafts stations.

March 1 - Photo Rally
Work in teams to complete a photo scavenger hunt! Bring a camera if you have one. Prizes for the winning team!

March 8 - Alive
Always includes group games and snacks, usually includes worship songs with the youth and small group discussion and hang out time.

March 15-16 - 30 Hour Famine
Watch for registration info in January for event for Grades 6-12. Participants fast for 30 hours and raise money for hungry kids - join us for this overnight event with lots of great games and activities.

Spring Break - NO Friday events on March 22 & 29
Here are the events we have planned for Spring Break:


Tuesday March 19 – DQ Run (1:00 - 2:30 pm)
Meet at the Dairy Queen in North Delta to enjoy some ice cream and hang out together! Bring your own money. Can’t find a ride? Contact Kelly and we will arrange some carpools. 8555 120th Street, North Delta.

Thursday March 21 – Games Night (7:00 - 9:00 pm)
Come hang out in the Youth Room! We will have lots of video games and board games available, or bring your own. We will also be running concession (chips, candy and pop) and proceeds go to our sponsor child. Enter through Gym doors.

Tuesday March 26 – Timmy’s Run (1:00 - 2:30 pm)
Meet at the Queensborough Tim Horton’s for some snacks and drinks and hang out together! Bring your own money. Can’t find a ride? Contact Kelly and we will arrange some carpools. 805 Boyd St., New Westminster.

Thursday March 28 – Games Night (7:00 - 9:00 pm)
Come hang out in the Youth Room! We will have lots of video games and board games available, or bring your own. We will also be running concession (chips, candy and pop) and proceeds go to our sponsor child. Enter through Gym doors.


YOUTH Winter 2019
Friday Night Events


Unless otherwise noted, all events are for Grade 8 to 12
and take place in the Youth Room (Attic) from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

2018-2019 Consent Waiver required to participate!

January 11th - GLOW GAMES 2019
Let’s light up 2019 with a Glow-in-the-Dark party!  Bring a friend and come to Youth wearing a white or neon shirt. The games will be lit! Ha ha.

January 18th - ALIVE!
Join us for games, singing with the Youth band, and planning for make a movie night.  Concession will be open from 6:50-7:10. Proceeds go towards our Compassion Canada Child.

January 25th - Make A Movie Night
Work in teams to make a movie in 2 hours! We will announce the teams and the 2019 theme during the previous week’s event. Then, edit the movies so we can show them and hand out awards at our Oscar Night!

February 1st - ALIVE!
Come for fun, friends and faith-building! There will be games, singing with the Youth band, a
short message and small groups. Concession will be open from 6:50-7:10. Proceeds go towards our Compassion Canada Child.

February 8th - Fear Factor!
In groups you will face and overcome your biggest fears! Mwahahahaaaaaa!

February 15th - ALIVE!
Come for fun, friends and faith-building! There will be games, singing with the Youth band, a short message and small groups. Concession will be open from 6:50-7:10. Proceeds go towards our Compassion Canada Child.

February 22nd - Chapel Richmond
If you need a ride, meet at the church by 6:25 pm so we can leave by 6:30 pm.
Otherwise, meet at The Tapestry Church at 7:00 pm (9280 No 2 Rd, Richmond).  This event ends at 9:00 pm, and we will be back at Bethany by 9:20-9:30 pm for parents to take
you home.

March 1st - Bethany Oscar Night!
Dress your best and bring a dessert. All movies made at Make A Movie Night will be shown as we enjoy a dessert potluck and hand out awards for Best Actor, Actress, Picture, etc.

March 8 – ALIVE!
Come for fun, friends and faith-building! There will be games, singing with the Youth band, a
short message and small groups. Concession will be open from 6:50-7:10. Proceeds go towards our Compassion Canada Child.

March 15/16th - 30-Hour Famine
Overnighter! - (7:00 pm-10:00 am) This is a sleepover event for Grades 6-12—we raise money for those without food, and fast for 30 hours to understand what it feels like. This event includes group games, competitions, and activity stations—another event you don’t want to miss! Grab a registration package in January to start fundraising—each student must raise a minimum of $50 to attend, and those who have raised the most will get to throw a pie on one of the leaders’ faces!

Spring Break - NO Friday events on March 22 & 29
Here are the events we have planned for Spring Break:


Tuesday March 19 – DQ Run (1:00 - 2:30 pm)
Meet at the Dairy Queen in North Delta to enjoy some ice cream and hang out together! Bring your own money. Can’t find a ride? Contact Kelly and we will arrange some carpools. 8555 120th Street, North Delta.

Thursday March 21 – Games Night (7:00 -9:00 pm)
Come hang out in the Youth Room! We will have lots of video games and board games available, or bring your own. We will also be running concession (chips, candy and pop) and proceeds go to our sponsor child. Enter through Gym doors.

Tuesday March 26 – Timmy’s Run (1:00 - 2:30 pm)
Meet at the Queensborough Tim Horton’s for some snacks and drinks and hang out together! Bring your own money. Can’t find a ride? Contact Kelly and we will arrange some carpools. 805 Boyd St., New Westminster.

Thursday March 28 – Games Night (7:00 - 9:00 pm)
Come hang out in the Youth Room! We will have lots of video games and board games available, or bring your own. We will also be running concession (chips, candy and pop) and proceeds go to our sponsor child. Enter through Gym doors.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Friday Night Events - Fall 2018



iConnect

Unless otherwise noted, all events are for Grades 6-7 and take place in the iConnect room from 7-9 pm.  
2018-2019 Consent Waiver required to participate—be sure to hand it in right away so you can participate!


September 14 - Bright Night kick off!
We are so excited to start another year of iConnect - join us for our neon-themed kick off party! Wear something bright or wacky, come have fun as we play neon games.

September 21 - Alive Night
Join us for get-to-know-you games and snacks.

September 28 - iConnect Olympics
Work in teams to create a country and compete for gold, silver or bronze in our Olympic Games!

October
5 - Alive
Join us for games, snacks and activities. Bring an "ID Bag" with 2-3 items that represent who you are so we can get to know each other better.

October
12 - Tie Dye Night
We are making tie dye t-shirts together! Shirts, dye, and gloves are provided - but wear old clothes just to be safe!

October
19 - Alive
Join us for games, snacks, and social time together.

October
26 - Costume Party
Bring a friend, wear a costume, and join us for lots of games and prizes, including prizes for the best costumes!

November
2 - No event
We are setting up for the Clue Game.

November 3 (Saturday) - Clue Game:  Quest for the Holy Grail
Join us for our biggest event of the year for Grades 6-12! We transform our whole building into a medieval village... visit the townspeople, complete tasks and earn clues to solve the mystery. This is an outreach event so invite all your friends! Work in teams of 3-5 people. $2 admission (includes coat check). Doors open 5:30pm, game starts at 6pm. Approximate end 9:45pm.

November 9 - Alive
Join us for games, discussion and of course, snacks.

November 16 - Birthday Night
Did you have a birthday this year? Then this party is for YOU! Join us for a great night filled with balloons, streamers, party games, cupcakes and more as we celebrate everyone's birthday in one epic night.

November 23 - Alive
Lots of games, snacks, and good times together.

November 30 - Christmas Morning on Friday Night
Wear your pyjamas, bring a friend or two, and join us for our annual Christmas party, complete with games, cookies and more.

Youth

Unless otherwise noted, all events are for Grades 8-12 & take place in the youth room from 7-9 pm. 2018-2019 Consent Waiver required to participate—be sure to hand it in right away so you can participate!

September 14th - Master Chef Bethany
Bring your friends and kick of the 2018-2019 Year at Bethany Student Ministries at our first ever Master Chef Bethany! You will to work together to make a Mystery Meal (to be revealed right before you begin)! Your meal will be judged in several categories and the team with highest points wins a prize!

 September 21st - ALIVE!
Come for games, worship music, a talk and small groups. Concession will be open from 6:45-7:10. Proceeds go towards our Compassion Canada Child.

September 28th - Chapel Richmond
A gathering of local youth groups that exist to unify and empower youth in their local context through worshipping God and connecting with one another.  If you need a ride, meet at the church so we can leave by 6:40 pm.  Otherwise, meet at The Tapestry Church at 7:00 pm (9280 No 2 Rd, Richmond).  This event ends at 9:00 pm, and we will be back at Bethany by 9:20 pm for parents to take you home.

October 5th - ALIVE!
Come for fun, friends and faith-building!

October 12th - Dinner Crawl!
People from the church will be providing us with various stages of dinner! Appies at one house, (parts of a) main course at another, dessert at another! Different groups of students will start at different stages! Come hungry!!

October 19th - ALIVE!
We will be talking about the recent legalization of marijuana. Possibly a guest speaker.

October 26th - Chapel Richmond
Same info as Sept 28. Meet at Bethany by 6:40 pm if you need a ride. Back by 9:20 pm.
Meet at The Tapestry Church for 7:00 pm.

November 2 - No event
We are setting up for the Clue Game.

November 3rd (Saturday) CLUE!!  “Quest for the Holy Grail”
Join us for our biggest event of the year for Grades 6-12! We transform our whole building into a medieval village... visit the townspeople, complete tasks and earn clues to solve the mystery. This is an outreach event so invite all your friends! Work in teams of 3-5 people. $2 admission (includes coat check). Doors open 5:30pm, game starts at 6pm. Approximate end 9:45pm. 

November 9 - Alive
It's our favourite night!  Come join us.

November 16th - Game Show Night
A night of Bethany versions of your favourite TV Games Shows! Come on Down!!

November 23 - Alive!
What twist will Alive have tonight? Come check out our community-building night.

Nov 30th-Dec 1st - Chapel Richmond Serve! AND Bethany Youth Christmas Sleepover! 
Worship is a way of life. It is how we love and how we live. Join with others from Richmond as we serve our community by gathering items for those in need and making care packages. Location TBA.  Afterwards, we will come back to Bethany for a sleepover and Christmas morning when we wake up! Bring a wrapped Secret Santa present for under the tree (max $10 get creative!).  Breakfast will be provided. Ends at 10:00 am Dec. 1st.