Vacation Bible School

 

St. Joseph's Vacation Bible School will be July 10-14, from 9:00am-noon. 

We will be going back to visit Rome for a Holy Land adventure. You will walk through a crowded Roman marketplace, meet with the Apostle Paul, and tiptoe past Roman guards to meet first century Christians hiding in a cave! Kids learn that God's love is a gift, it changes us, is always with us, saves us, and is worth sharing.  

  

Participants Ages 4 -12  

Children will be participating in multi-aged family groups. 

$25 for one child 

$35 for two children 

$50 for three or more children 

  

Adult and student volunteer positions available: group leaders and assistant leaders, 

marketplace crafts, music, food, games, drama/ storytelling, photographer. 

 

Registration/Volunteer Forms: available in the parish office and after  

all Masses May 20-21, and on the church website. 

 

Registration due by June 19th to the parish office or mail to: 

Shana Lifka 

2640 Windmill Forest Drive 

St. Louis MO 63052 

Questions: Shana Lifka 636-464-5556 or shanalifka@yahoo.com 

  

Please Keep……..VBS NOTES 

  • Please bring a white t-shirt with your name on it the first day, July 10th.  

  • Thursday, July 13th is water day wear a suit under clothes and put on sunscreen, and bring a towel with your name.  

  • Thursday, July 13th Come and see the marketplace at 6:00-6:15 and meet at church at 6:15 for group presentation.  

  • Meet and find your group daily under the breezeway. 

 

 

 

 

 

Rome Participant VBS Registration For 2017 

 

Name of Child(ren)_____________________ Age__________ Family Group (office use)_________________ 

Name of Child(ren)_____________________ Age__________ Family Group (office use)_________________ 

Name of Child(ren)_____________________ Age__________ Family Group (office use)_________________ 

Special Friend I want to be with______________________________________________ 

___$25 One Child  ___$35 Two Children ___$50 Three or more children 

___I would like a VBS Music CD for this year for $ 6.99           Total  $_____________ 

Allergies/Epi Pen_________________________________________________________ 

Parents Name____________________________________________________________ 

Parents number to be reached during VBS hours and days: Mom________________Dad_________________ 

Email address:__________________________________________________________ 

People who can pick up my child: 

 

Liability Release 

I understand that reasonable precautions will be taken to safeguard the health and well-being of the participants in this VBS and, that I will be notified as soon as possible in the event of an emergency. In case of an emergency, sickness, or accident, I authorize and consent the VBS team or other associated volunteers of the VBS program to obtain medical care from a licensed physician, hospital , or medical clinic for my son or daughter in the event that myself or other legal guardians cannot be reached. I hereby release and forever discharge this Diocese and Parish from all manners of actions, claims which I or the child named below shall or may have for any reason, arising during my child’s attendance of the VBS. 

Child(ren)’s Name______________________________________________________________ 

Parent/ Guardian Signature_____________________________________Date___________ 

Photo /Video Permission 

I consent to allowing my child(ren)’s image to be recorded, either by photograph or by video, and used during the week of VBS or for future advertisements of Parish VBS  Programs. Any other use will require further consent. 

Child(ren)’s Names ____________________________________________________________ 

Parent/ Guardian Signature_____________________________________Date___________ 

____ My child and our family will be able to attend and Rome walk through Thursday, July 13 at 6:00-6:15 and the music presentation in the church at 6:15. 

 

Volunteer VBS Registration For 2017 

 

Name of Adult Volunteer (High School Grads to Adult) Name ______________________________________ 

____I will need babysitting for my child(ren)name and ages __________________________________________________________________________________________ 

Phone_________________________ Email__________________________________ 

Circle a Position: crafts, craft leader, group leaders, game leader, games, drama leader, drama presentations, music, food leader, food 

____I can attend the adult volunteer meeting July 8th from 9:30-10:00 ish in the gym, and possibly July 9th 

        (we will be setting up until 2pm if you can stay, bring a lunch) 

____I have had Protecting Gods Children (Where?) ___________________(When?)____________________   

____I have signed the ethical statement _____I have signed the Photo/Video and Liability Permission 

____I will be present Thursday, July 13th from 6:00-6:30 help with the VBS musical presentation and the   

        Marketplace walk through with their parents. 

Student Volunteer Form Age 13- High School 

Name of Student Volunteer_______________________________________________ Age__________ 

Phone__________________________Email__________________________________ 

Circle a Position: games, crafts, assistant leaders (age 13+), group leaders ages (15+), drama presentations, music, food, preschool 

Allergies Epi-pen________________________________________________________________ 

Parents Name____________________________________________________________ 

Parents number to be reached during VBS hours and days 

Mom________________________ Dad________________________ 

___I can attend the student volunteer meeting July 8, 10:15-10:45 We will set up until 2:00pm. Bring a lunch. 

___I will be present Thursday, July 13th from 6-6:30 help with the VBS musical presentation and the   

        Marketplace walk through with their parents. 

___I have signed the ethical statement _____I have signed the Photo/Video and Liability Permission 

___I have a copy of my service hour form 

____I can help take Rome down from 12-1:30 on July 14th Pizza and soda provided. 

 

 

 

Volunteer Releases 

Liability Release 

I understand that reasonable precautions will be taken to safeguard the health and well being of the participants in this VBS and, that I will be notified as soon as possible in the event of an emergency. In case of an emergency, sickness, or accident, I authorize and consent the VBS team or other associated volunteers of the VBS program to obtain medical care from a licensed physician, hospital , or medical clinic for my son or daughter in the event that myself or other legal guardians cannot be reached. I hereby release and forever discharge this Diocese and Parish from all manners of actions, claims which I or the child named below shall or may have for any reason, arising during my child’s attendance of the VBS. 

Name______________________________________________________________ 

 

Signature_____________________________________Date__________________ 

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Photo /Video Permission 

I consent to allowing my child(ren)’s image to be recorded, either by photograph or by video, and used during the week of VBS or for future advertisements of Parish VBS  Programs. Any other use will require further consent. 

 

Names ____________________________________________________________________ 

 

Parent/ Guardian signature_____________________________________Date___________ 

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Adult Volunteers need Protecting Gods Children workshop, background check ( church office) and ethical Statement 

Student Volunteers only need to sign and bring the ethical statement, and Volunteer Hour Form 

  1. Protecting God’s Children Workshops: http://archstl.org/search/apachesolr_search/protecting%20gods%20children  

  1. Please Print, Sign, and Bring the Ethical Statement from the Church Web Site 

Registration due by June 19th to the parish office or mail to: 

Shana Lifka 

2640 Windmill Forest Drive 

St. Louis MO 63052 

Questions: Shana Lifka 636-464-5556, cell: 314-498-1308 or shanalifka@yahoo.com 

Here is the Protecting God's Children Form Below

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 
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