Summer 2019 Events

Grab our Summer 2019 Calendar!  Tons of fun summer activities for you to engage in.

Be sure to RSVP for events on the youth app so we know to expect you!

  • Fuse | Tuesdays, starting June 18th 6pm-8pm

    We're going all in this summer as we combine grades 7th-12th for tons of activities and fun together.  Each Tuesday will include games and a lesson from our summer series: Faith and the Faithful from Hebrews 11.  You can expect us to be there each and every Tuesday all summer long.  Graduated 6th graders can join us starting June 18th.  Graduated Seniors can stay with us during the summer, but once fall're outta here!

  • Laser Tag | June 20th 12:30pm-3:30pm $15

    Join us at the Wiley Parking Lot for a short drive to Nerds Laser Tag & Arcade in downtown Yakima.  We'll spend a couple of hours playing laser tag in Yakima's very own laser tag and arcade.  Feel like playing some arcade games?  Bring some extra cash and show us what you've got.  This trip requires a Wiley Union Church Permission Slip on file and $15 to help cover your costs.

  • YOuth Room Paint Prep Night | June 25th 8pm-10pm

    It's high time we got some new paint on the walls in the youth room.  Hang around after youth group and help us clean, prime, and tape in preparation for painting.

  • YOuth room paint party | June 26 and 27th 9am-noon

    Help us put new paint onto the walls!  Just a fun time together listening to music and painting the room.  We might bribe you with food or something too.  The only way to know is to show up!

  • Donut Devo's | July 10, 17, 31 & Aug 7, 14, and 21 9:30am-10:30am

    Donuts are delicious.  Clearly.  So let's eat them while we spend time in a weekly devotional lesson focusing on how God relates to us and how we relate to Him.  Buy your own donuts/drinks at Krispy Kreme on each of these Wednesday mornings.

  • Family Camp | July 11-14

    Load up the camping gear and the family and join Wiley Union Church up in North Fork Tampico for a church family campout.  This is one of the best summer events we have!  This is a family event that is church-wide.  Find out more by calling the church office at (509) 965-2376

  • After Party | July 16, 30, and Aug. 6

    Gather at Todd & Robin's house to hangout around the bonfire, play board and card games, and just spend time together.  Feel free to stay up until midnight, but you're responsible for your own ride there and back.

  • Ape Caves | July 18 7am-7:30pm $15

    2 miles underground in a lava flow that is large enough to put the youth room in.  This place is downright AWESOME!  Good hiking shoes, 2 headlamps, water, and a sweatshirt/light jacket make this day way more fun and enjoyable.  We'll pick up pizza on the way home from Cruiser's Pizza in Packwood, Wa.  This trip requires a Wiley Union Church Permission Slip on file and $15 to cover your cost.  

  • Service opportunity: VBS | July 22-26 8:30am-12:15pm

    Each year we put on a Vacation Bible School program for pre-k-6th graders.  Our Wiley Students are a HUGE part of our volunteer staff-many years outnumbering our adult staff.  They do a great job.  Join the team this year as we explore the amazing wonder of God's Universe at Miraculous Mission Vacation Bible School.

  • Progressive Sports Dinner | July 23 6pm-9pm

    Bring your A game to this one.  You'll be put onto a team and compete against other teams in soccer, volleyball, and flag football.  The trick is each sport is played in a different location.  Oh, and we feed you dinner as well.  One part of the meal at a each location.  A great night to bring friends and enjoy good-hearted competition with one another.  This event requires Wiley Union Church Permission Slip on file.

  • Sheep Lake Hiking Trip | Aug. 8 8:30am-8:30pm $10

    Spend some time outdoors enjoying the beauty of God's creation.  This year we are heading to Sheep Lake for an enjoyable hike.  We'll spend some time swimming the lake and exploring the area together.  Feeling adventurous?  Join the group that goes beyond Sheep Lake up to the tip of the mountain for a view that's phenomenal.  You'll want a backpack with plenty of food and water a d maybe a change of clothes if you swim (modest one piece swimsuits only please).  Good athletic or hiking shoes that can get dusty are highly recommended.  This event requires a Wiley Union Church Permission Slip on file and $10 to help cover your cost.

  • Slidewaters Chelan | Aug. 15 7am-10pm $15

    Perhaps the trip that is most anticipated on our summer calendar, Slidewaters Chelan is a well thought out water park.  Water slides of all adventure levels, a lazy river to flat, concession food (even if the prices are high), sand volleyball courts, and it's family friendly to boot!  Bring a modest one piece swimsuit, a towel, change of clothes for the ride home, food/money for concessions/souvenirs.  Oh yeah, and that slimy sunscreen stuff too.  It is a long day, but oh so worth it.  This event requires a Wiley Union Church Permission Slip on file and $15 to help cover your cost.

  • Outdoor Movie Night | Aug. 20 8:30pm-Midnight

    Grab the popcorn and ice cream!  We're watching a movie-OUTSIDE!  Join us for a Christian themed film with laughter, crying , biblical lessons, and inspiration.  Always a fan favorite night.

  • Family Fun Center | Aug. 22 $5

    Tradition holds that we spend our last summer event together at Meadowbrook Family Fun Center right here in Yakima.  An easy and relaxing day filled with simple fun in the arcade, go-kart track, bumper boats (complete with water guns), batting cages, and good ol' miniature golf.  Come for all or part of the day as we close out the summer calendar for 2019.  This event requires a Wiley Union Church Permission Slip on file and $5 to help cover your cost.