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...about attending camp at the

Christian Conference Center!

Location:  We are located 40 minutes from Des Moines, outside of Newton, Iowa near the Iowa Speedway.  Our physical address is 5064 Lincoln St., Newton, IA 50208.

Phone:  Our office line is 641-792-1266.  If you don't get an answer or if you call after business hours, an on call number will be provided for you in the summer months.

Email:  You can reach us for all camp related matters at this email.


What we believe:  The Christian Conference Center is a ministry of the Christian Church in the Upper Midwest.  We are part of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).  You can visit for more info. on our denomination and its beliefs.

Who do I talk to?:  For summer camp questions, call the number above.  

Interested in volunteering:  Email Katie, Interim Associate Regional Minister for Camp and Connection.

General Camp Information

A Typical Day at Camp...

7:00 am   Good morning!

8:00   Breakfast 

9:00   Keynote, spiritual practices, singing, energizers, get started with the day

10:00  Large group games

11:00   Small group Bible lessons

12:00  Lunch

1:00-3:00 Free time (including swimming)

3:00  Art, crafts, music

4:00  Small group games and study

5:30  Break

6:00  Supper

7:00  Evening Activity  (talent shows, square dancing, movies, night swims, gross games, etc.)

8:30  Snack

9:00  Worship

9:45  Campfire

10:30  Back to cabins

11:00-11:30  Lights out

(Schedules and activities vary by age and campsite.  Elemtary age students have an earlier bedtime.)

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