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  The American Camp Association ® is a community of camp professionals who, for over 100 years, have joined together to share our knowledge and experience and to ensure the quality of camp programs. Read more

Because of Camp..., so much is possible.

At camp, when children make new friends, explore the world around them, and learn that "I can" is much more powerful than "I can't", magic happens.... [and] they are creating memories that will last a lifetime. Read more

  Camper is wearing shirt that says: "I can do all"

Above photos: Campers engage in a variety of activities, make new friends, and experience a new-found community.

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Save the date
Saturday, September 23, 2017
at Johns River Valley Camp

A celebration is being planned to honor the Rev. C. L. "Curly" Stumb, to recognize the impact of his ministry by the waters of the Johns River, and affirm his walk amidst the people of Southern Conference

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Considering a youth work mission camp?

River Clean-up

Download Lenoir News-Topic story of workcampers cleaning up Wilson Creek

2017 Youth Work Mission Camps are presently being scheduled. Contact camp for further information, and/or additional dates for custom individual church scheduling.

Johns River Valley Camp is on Facebook

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1936 - 2017
81 Years of Camping
in the Johns River Valley

Etched into the foothills of North Carolina's Blue Ridge by a defining mountain stream, Johns River Valley Camp hosts an outdoor ministry site of the Southern Conference (United Church of Christ).

2017 Summer Camp Schedule
with mail-in registration form

2017 Summer Camp
On-Line Registration

Summer staff application

Spring 2017 Newsletter

This outdoor ministry place offers life enriching opportunities.
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 JRVC's mission statement ...
... Experience the presence of God


... Discover personal wholeness



... Participate amidst Christian Community




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