Vacation Bible School is closer than you think! Get ready for VBS by attending one of the immersive Regional Training Conferences offered by the North Carolina VBS Training Team.

During these training opportunities, you will have a chance to build connections with others, develop relationships with your volunteer team, learn decorating techniques, & gain valuable Biblical training tips, not to mention experience the vision & excitement that VBS brings! These trainings are offered at NO COST to you! Sign Up TODAY! Download a VBS Training Flyer here.

Schedule for all events except the Spanish Bi-lingual Event is as follows:
NOTE: The Spanish Bi-lingual Event on April 6, 2024 is 12:30-3:30 pm.

8:30-9 am: Registration & VBS Curriculum review
9-9:30 am: VBS Large Group – Beth Whitman
9:40-10:25 am: Break Out Session #1
• VBS Director/Administration – Beth Whitman
• How to Lead A Child to Christ – Cheryl Markland
• Music & Missions in VBS – Kelly Settlemyre
• Crafts/Snacks/Recreation in VBS – Amanda Monroe & Dan Loman
• Backyard Bible Club & Multi-Age VBS – Amber Hazelton
• Preschool Ages & Stages Training – Laura Clontz
10:30-10:45 am: Snack
10:50-11:35 am: Break Out Session #2
• VBS Director/Administration – Beth Whitman
• Music & Missions in VBS – Kelly Settlemyre
• VBS Volunteer Training – Laura Clontz
• 1st -4th Grade Ages & Stages Training – Amber Hazleton
• 5th & 6th Grade Ages & Stages Training – Amanda Monroe
• Safety & Security in VBS – Cheryl Markland
11:40 am-12:25 pm: VBS Decoration on A Budget – Dan Loman

We will offer breakouts in:

  • All VBS Them Inclusive – Directing, Administration & Follow-up in VBS
  • All VBS Theme Inclusive – Safety & Security In VBS
  • All VBS Theme Inclusive – How To Lead A Child to Christ
  • All VBS Theme Inclusive – Decorations on a Budget

We also will offer a 15-minute learning lab that includes a brief, “bird’s eye” view including the Bible content for these curriculums:

  • Scuba by Group (5 day VBS)
  • Camp Firelight by Cokesbury (5 day VBS)
  • Outback Rock by Group (Weekend VBS)