Youth Events

Please use this space to let the children and youth of Huron Perth know about events planned that would be of interest to them. Many of these events may have posters or brochures. See the download list at left.

Traveling Summer Day Camp 2015

Traveling Summer Day Camp

Huron-Perth Traveling Summer Day Camp is now accepting resumes for summer employment. (Detailed Job Descriptions available upon request)

Full Time and Part Time Senior Staff. Candidates to be 16-30 years of age and attending an education program after the summer. The employment period is for July -August - between 5-8 weeks offered. Senior Staff applications due MARCH 15, 2015
Interview Dates will be held on weekend of March 20-21, 2015. To Apply for these positions: Send Cover Letter and Resume to: Kathy Douglas

contact: Kathy Douglas by email or 519-523-4380

House Concert

Restorative Justice

The ‘Stuff’ of Christmas


Huron-Perth Presbytery United Church Hockey Tournament 

Thursday, January 3, 2013  @ Blyth Community Arena

Any church is welcome to put together a team of players (co-ed under 18). 

Please register in advance by calling Kathy Douglas 519-523-4380 or email by Dec 29th

$30 per team.  Free snacks and drinks provided. 


(Each team is required to have at least one adult coach. More details to follow)

Cyber Safety


Worshiplude/Winterlude Youth Bus Trip to Ottawa


February 1-3, 2013

 The approx cost per person for Worshiplude will be $85.00

contact:   Kathy Douglas by email or 519-523-4380 

Confirmation Class Outings for 2013

The following is a list of options that have been arranged for confirmation classes to participate in.  The dates and times have been confirmed but there may be some flexibility.  Different times and dates may be arranged if I receive timely notification.

Once groups have confirmed, there may be opportunity to organize transportation in car pools.  Please inform me asap with your interest and comments.  Some events have a number limit.  (These need not only be for confirmands-other interested church members are welcome)

*St Joseph’s Parish Community Meal, Stratford -96 Huron Street, Stratford, N5A 5S6
(Serve, cleanup and visit at the monthly soup kitchen.)

Thursday, January 17, 2013.......4-7pm.

*Islamic Centre of Southwestern Ontario, London


*House of Blessing, Stratford -(tour, explanation of services provided, maybe a chance to stock shelves for food bank)

     ??anytime?????, 2012 @ 4:30-5:45 

  (let me know if this is a choice for you and we can arrange a date.)

*Ten Thousand Villages (Warehouse), New Hamburg 

Tour, video, opportunity to ‘shop’ ethically.  Fair Trade Chocolate Theme.

   Tuesday, March 19, 2013 @ 4:45-5:45 (in time for Easter treats)

* Windemere Synagogue, London with Rabbi Debra Dressler

      Thursday, March 28, 2013,  4:45-5:45

*Temple Shalom, Kitchener. A shared worship space with United Church.  Attend a  worship service at the synagogue and possible question period following. This has been a wonderful experience over the years.          

       Saturday, April 6,  9:15am-11:15am

To register and get details for any of these events, please call or email
Kathy Douglas
  -the earlier the better! Any other suggestions - send them along.


AS WELL!!! Confirmation Retreat-March 22-23, 2013 in Exeter

Cake Boss Night

High School Youth Group-Presbytery Wide.

Cake Boss Night- At Central United, Stratford Oct. 12 2012

This group meets every second Friday of the month.

Check with Kathy Douglas for next event.

Youth at Algonquin Park

Huron Perth Youth Camping Trip to Algonquin Park.

                10 youth and 4 adults.....August long weekend...tons of fun!

Huron-Perth Presbytery Hockey Tournament

Congratulations to all who participated in our first Huron-Perth Presbytery Hockey Tournament (January 4 in Blyth).

Teams from:

Atwood/Trowbridge/Donegal Pastoral Charge
Cavan United, Winthrop
Main Street United, Mitchell
Wingham United
Monkton United
Blyth United

SPECIAL CONGRATULATIONS TO WINGHAM UNITED.  They took home the Church Challenge Trophy.   

Thanks to all who helped and supported.  Watch for next year's tourney.

Huron-Perth Presbytery, London Conference, United Church of Canada