Junior High Alive

Contacts:
Geoff Arenson by Email or 612.767.2212 (Mpls Campus)
Gina DeNucci by Email  or 612.767.2211(Mpls Campus)
Kate Belschner by Email or 952.767.1583 (West Campus)

Junior High Alive is a unique program for 7th and 8th graders to participate in fun and fellowship. JHA activities include retreats, service opportunities, peer ministry and adopt-a-grandparent.  These often coordinate with Confirmation or choir activities.

NEXT JHA EVENTS -

JHA @ Bunker Beach Water Park - Tuesday, August 8 (10am-4pm)

Join your church friends for fun in the sun! Transportation from MPLS. 

 

JHA@ Valleyfair - Thursday, August 24 (9:30am-4pm) Transportation offered from both campuses. (Be sure to register for the campus from which you would like transportation.)


Click here to register

 

JHA 8th Grade Leadership Retreat- Both Campuses
Tuesday, August 22 1:30pm - Wednesday, August 23 10am  cost: $50

A special retreat for involved Mount Olivet 8th Graders. Please be sure to register for the campus from which you would like transportation. We will go to Carbone’s Pizzeria for a late pizza lunch then head out to the retreat center for games, leadership building activities, worship service, singing, sacred ground, and swimming time!  Lunch, dinner, and breakfast are provided in your registration fee.

Click here to register

 

Aug
08
August 08
Tuesday 10:00 AM
Join the Junior High Staff for a fun day at Bunker Beach Water Park! The Cost is $30, which includes transportation and admission. Please bring a bag lunch or money to buy a lunch! Drop off and pick up will be at the Minneapolis Campus.
Minneapolis: Youth Center
Aug
22
August 22
Tuesday 1:30 PM
A special retreat for involved Mount Olivet 8th Graders. We will go to Carbone’s Pizzeria for a late pizza lunch then head out to the retreat center for games, leadership building activities, worship service, singing, sacred ground, and swimming time! Lunch, dinner, and breakfast are provided in your registration fee.
Conference and Retreat Center ,
Aug
22
August 22
Tuesday 1:30 PM
A special retreat for involved Mount Olivet 8th Graders. We will go to Carbone’s Pizzeria for a late pizza lunch then head out to the retreat center for games, leadership building activities, worship service, singing, sacred ground, and swimming time! Lunch, dinner, and breakfast are provided in your registration fee.
Conference and Retreat Center ,
Aug
24
August 24
Thursday 9:30 AM
Join your Junior High Youth Staff for a day trip to Valleyfair! We will leave at 9:30 and head over to the park for a fun day of rides and return back at 4pm. Cost is $30 and includes transportation and park admission. Please bring money for lunch. We can’t wait for you to join us!
West: No Room Needed
Aug
24
August 24
Thursday 9:30 AM
Join your Junior High Youth Staff for a day trip to Valleyfair! We will leave at 9:30 and head over to the park for a fun day of rides and return back at 4pm. Cost is $30 and includes transportation and park admission. ($10 for Valleyfair Season Pass holders.) Please bring money for lunch. We can’t wait for you to join us!
Minneapolis: Youth Center
Sep
14
September 14
Thursday 6:30 PM
Please join us for the Confirmation Celebration for all 9th Grade Confirmands & parents. We will celebrate the Confirmation year together along with their small group leaders and fellow students. The evening will conclude with cake in the Youth Center. This is a required event, as we will be rehearsing for the Confirmation service and picking up Confirmation robes and Confirmation composite pictures. See you there! Great job, Confirmands!
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary- Minneapolis Campus
Sep
20
September 20
Wednesday 7:00 PM
Join us to start up the year at the Junior High Alive Kick-Off! It will be a great time to connect with old friends and meet new ones! The night will start with food/ice cream, a bouncy house, and games! Then we will end with a slideshow and short worship service in the 1700 building Chapel. You do not need to register for this event and it is free of cost. Can’t wait to see you there!!
Minneapolis: 1700 Chapel- Sanctuary
Oct
07
October 07
Saturday 5:00 PM
Dinner at Geoff’s favorite burger joint Lion’s Tap in Eden Prairie then off to Screamtown for a fun night of scary attractions! This event is so much fun and you will not want to miss out! Transportation, dinner, and Screamtown admission is included in the registration cost! Time of event: 5pm-10pm
West: No Room Needed
Oct
07
October 07
Saturday 5:00 PM
Dinner at Geoff’s favorite burger joint Lion’s Tap in Eden Prairie then off to Screamtown for a fun night of scary attractions! This event is so much fun and you will not want to miss out! Transportation, dinner, and Screamtown admission is included in the registration cost! Time of event: 5pm-10pm
Minneapolis: No Room Needed
Oct
19
October 19
Thursday 9:00 AM
Looking for a fun time over your fall MEA break?! Look no further! Join your Junior High Youth Staff for MEA DAY AWAY! We will start off the day at either Mount Olivet campus then head over to the Mall of America!! After that we will go to the Water Park of America to enjoy the slides, lazy river and other attractions! We will end the day by heading back to church for some Ice Cream Sundaes! Cost: $30 Time of event: 9am-4:30pm
Minneapolis: No Room Needed