Diocesan Church School Camp (DCSC)

Ukrainian Orthodox Church of USA
Camping Programs
DCSC Executive Staff
Fr. Zionviy Zharsky
Spiritual Director
Natalie Kapeluck Nixon
Encampment Director
Camper Applications Available February 9!

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The DCSC program provides a wide variety of faith-filled learning, fun and fellowship activities.
Daily church school lessons are given. The children are divided into classes by age. Additional lessons and interactive classes are incorporated into the schedule.

Learning about Ukrainian
Heritage is an interesting and fun component of the program. Ukrainian dance instruction is a staple class.
Additional special interest classes have
Been included: language,
embroidery, cooking, singing, and holiday celebrations.

The campers and staff devote one day each week to service. Each year the campers take on an All Saints Camp Beautification project and make their annual visit to Laural Manor Elderly Center. Additional projects have included: creating icons for the orphanages in Ukraine, making cards for those in Nursing Homes, dipping candles for our mission parishes.

The schedule also includes:
Daily prayer services
Daily Sporting and Swimming Activities
Singing Classes
Evening Events - Bon Fires, Mini-Golf, Bowling Night, Hayrides, Games
Guest Speakers
Skit Night

Some highlights from 2013 included:
* Boys and Girls Night Out
* Am I My Brother's Keeper!
* 4th of July Celebration with an amazing fireworks display
* Visit from His Grace Bishop Daniel
* Ukrainian Wedding Dance Event!
* Participation in the 5th Anniversary Celebration of St. Thomas Chapel
* Special Interest Classes: Cooking, Nature, Crafts, and Ukie Dancing

Sunday June 21 - FRIDAY July 3, 2015

Children ages 9 - 13
See 2013 photos!
DCSC 2013 was awesome!
Fr. Anthony Perkins
Fr. John Haluszczak
Encampment Fathers