Camp Kirkwood is cared for and operated by The Friends of Camp Kirkwood and the Wilmington Family and YMCA. It is a collaboration of efforts to ensure the continuation of this faith-based and community oriented natural resource exists for future generations to participate in spiritual development and growth.
2015 Camp Kirkwood Rd.
Watha, NC 28478
(910) 251-9622 ext223
Summer Vesper Worship Services will run June through October on the 2nd Sunday of each month during 2013.
- WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 25TH, BEGINNING AT 2:30PM
- WE HAVE INVITED JOEL WINCHIP WHO IS THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CAMP AND CONFERENCE ASSOCIATION TO KIRKWOOD TO DISCUSS WHERE WE ARE WITH CAMP KIRKWOOD AND TO HELP PLAN THE FUTURE OF KIRKWOOD WITH OUR PARTNER, THE WILMINGTON FAMILY YMCA. JOEL WORKS WITH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CAMPS TO HELP THEM BE SUSTAINABLE IN THIS DAY AND AGE. HE IS WILLLING TO SHARE HIS INSIGHT AS WELL AS INFORMATION REGARDING TRENDS, RAISING MONEY AND OTHER BENEFICIAL INFORMATION. HE IS AN EXPERT IN THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH CAMP FIELD AND WE ARE EXCITED ABOUT HAVING HIM SHARE HIS EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE WITH US!
I RECOMMEND YOU COME EARLY AND WALK AROUND CAMP KIRKWOOD TO SEE HOW GREAT IT LOOKS. THIS SUMMER WAS A SUCCESS AS MANY CAMPERS WERE IN ATTENDANCE AT OUR YMCA/FRIENDS OF CAMP KIRKWOOD DAY CAMPS AND SLEEP IN CAMPS THAT WERE OFFERED. THE YMCA LEADERSHIP WAS OUTSTANDING. REV. JOHN BELDEN, OUR SITE MANAGER, LIVES ON SITE WITH HIS FAMILY. REV. RAY MENDENHALL, OUR CAMP CHAPLAIN, SHARED THE LORD’S WORD WITH THE CAMPERS IN ATTENDANCE EACH WEEK.
- If you have questions about usage of the camp or just would like to know about Camp Kirkwood; please feel free to contact Rev. John Belden at 910 409 7446 ; Giles MacMillan at 910 251 9622, ext 223 or me at 910 763 9561.
Pate Southerland, President
Friends of Camp Kirkwood, Inc.
For more information about Camp Kirkwood, please call Reverend John Belden at: (910)
409-7446 or by email at email@example.com