Christ Community Church of Blackstone Announces Camp Sponsorship Opportunity | Woonsocket

BLACKSTONE – Christ Community Church of Blackstone, 31 Church St., in commemoration of its 200th anniversary, is looking to sponsor one child aged 10-13 and one child aged 14-17 for an overnight traditional camping adventure at Camp Wightman Camping, Retreat and Conference Center located at 207 Coal Pit Hill Road, Griswold, Conn.

Campers can enjoy boating, swimming, fishing, and waterside games and activities every day on Billings Lake. Also available are art projects, nature, archery, campfires, s’mores and more. Sessions are available the following weeks to be selected by each child: July 24-30 or August 14-20.

To be considered for sponsorship, each child must submit an essay of at least 250 words explaining why they wish to attend Camp Wightman and send it to Christ Community Church of Blackstone, Summer Camp Sponsorship, PO Box 487, Blackstone, MA 01504, before the July 8 deadline with their name and the name, address and telephone number of the parent(s) or guardian.

The winner will be selected the week of July 11 and an official sponsorship presentation will be made immediately following the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service on July 17.

For more information, call 401-767-0800.

Norma P. Rex