St. Stephen Lutheran Church

St. Stephen Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School will be held on Sundays, July 9, 16, 23 and 30, with a family and volunteer picnic after the 10 a.m. service on July 30. Children pre-k through fourth grade are welcome to come for a weekly lesson with a Summer Campout theme. Children and adults fifth grade and older are encouraged to help one or more weeks as a volunteer. If you have any questions, contact the church office at 330-688-7213 or VBS Co-Chair, Dawnya LaMantia at or Amy Johnson at Registration forms are available at the church office or visit,

The church is located at 3725 Kent Road, Stow. For more information contact the office at 330-688-7213 or

Church of New Hope

Sports Spectacular VBS is coming July 12, 13 and 14 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and July 16 at 10 a.m.

This year those ages 3-12 will have fun celebrating Cleveland sports teams while learning about God. Pastor Elizabeth Kargbo (Children's Pastor) and Pastor David Sloan (Director of Outreach) are getting ready for the best year ever.

Check the church website: as details are added. You may register your children at

The church is at 4415 Darrow Road, Stow. Telephone is 330-688-9999, email, or visit

First Christian Church of Stow

Maker Fun Factory Vacation Bible School will be held July 9 - July 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. Children 3 years through fifth grade are welcome. Families are invited to join us for a kick-off cookout July 9 from 5 to 6 p.m.

Maker Fun Factory is filled with incredible Bible-learning experiences kids see, hear, touch, and even taste with Science-Fun gizmos, Team-building games, cool Bible songs, and Tasty treats. Kids discover not only that God made them the way they are, but are built for a purpose too.

Register children online at Forms are also available at the church and day of. For more information, call 330-688-4450 or email First Christian Stow is located at 3493 Darrow Road, Stow (corner of routes 59 and 91).


Graham Road Baptist Church, located at 705 Graham Road, Cuyahoga Falls, will host VBS Operation Arctic July 10 14 from 6:15 8:45 p.m. Children 3 years through sixth grade are invited. For more information, call 330-928-7742.

Crestview Church

C3: Summer Edition! is a the place to be this summer. Your child will laugh and play as they learn about the love of Jesus through Bible stories, games, crafts and snacks. The church does strive to maintain a peanut-safe environment, so don't let allergies keep your child away.

Vacation Bible School will be June 26-30 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. There is no cost. The program is for children babies to sixth grade.

For more information and to register, go to or call the office at 330-673-0405.

Crestview Baptist Church is located at 3943 Fishcreek Road in Stow

First Congregational Church

All children 4 years old to fifth-graders (as of April 2017) are invited to Fun Factory VBS at First Congregational Church. Come discover that God created you for a purpose.

The fun begins June 25 (Sunday) to June 29 (Thursday) from 6-8:15 p.m. at no cost to you.

The adventures will be through music, snacks, games, crafts, and science this year with many hands on activities.

To register, email Wendy at or call the office, 330-633-4931 before June 1.

First Congregational Church is located at 85 Heritage Drive in Tallmadge. You can visit the website, or contact the office for more information, or 330-633-04931. There is also a Facebook page, First Congregational Church of Tallmadge, UCC that posts current activities.

First United Methodist Church of Cuyahoga Falls

If you have children or youth at home, consider sending them to one of First Church's three summer camps.

Epworth Camp is for youth going into seventh-12th grades. It takes place July 9-12 at Camp Asbury near Hiram. Lots of music, fellowship, games and fun. The camp ends with a day at Cedar Point.

Chess Camp is July 10-14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is for children with ratings under 1500, with or without experience. The week will include chess-themed crafts, snacks, a concluding tournament and lots of chess.

Wesley Camp is the weekend of Aug. 4-6 at Camp Aldersgate. It is for kids going into fourth-sixth grades. Enjoy swimming, archery, games, crafts and more.

For more information on any of the camps or to register, call the church office at 330-9223-5241, Ext. 218, or go online to

First United Methodist Church is located at 245 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls.

Grace Presbyterian Church

Grace Presbyterian Church, 781 Terex Road, Hudson invites children ages 4 to outgoing fifth graders to VBS, July 17 - July 21 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Are you ready for an adventure? This year's Faith Expedition VBS will reveal God's treasure of redemption through our Lord Jesus Christ while exploring exciting Bible stories and places.

Plan for your children to come and have fun learning from God's Word what is the greatest treasure of all. They will also enjoy music, snacks, crafts, games, and a special program Friday evening ending with ice cream and special activities.

Register at or call the church at 330-650-6548. Children attending VBS must be potty trained.