Lutz Campus

18333 Exciting Idlewild Blvd.
Lutz, FL 33548

Idlewild at The Springs

8209 N 19th St
Tampa, FL 33604

Iglesia Bautista Idlewild

Main Campus, Student Building, Hall 2
 

VBS: June 7 – 11, 2021

9a.m. – 12:15p.m.

Look up—way up. That’s where we’re headed! This summer, kids will grab their hard hats and head out to the construction site to learn that skyscrapers aren’t the only things that need a rock-solid foundation as they discover that Jesus’ love provides a foundation that will last. Just wait ‘til you see what God will do!

 

VBS is for children completing Kindergarten – completed 5th grade.  Children ages 0 – 5 will not be able to participate unless their parent or caretaker is a registered VBS volunteer.

VBS Registration Deadline is May 23, 2021 to receive your child’s assignment in the mail. 

After May 23, assignments will be available at Will Call on June 7, 2021.

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VBS Registration Deadline is May 23, 2021 to receive your child’s assignment in the mail. 

After May 23, assignments will be available at Will Call on June 7, 2021.

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Participants

 

All children must have a completed liability form to participate in VBS.

 

Completing a liability form is a two-step process:

 

 

 

To register a participant come to the registration table at 8:30am on June 7, 2021

 

 

Volunteers

 

All volunteers must be an active member of Idlewild, have a completed background check (for those 18 years and older) and a signed liability form to participate in VBS.

 

Click here to complete a background check application.

 

Completing a liability form is a two-step process:

 

Volunteer for VBS here

 

 

VBS @ HOME

 

Concrete and Cranes VBS is coming to your home! Join us for live stream worship, Bible time, skits and music each day. Register to pick up a VBS kit with crafts, rec ideas and an At Home guide to participate at home.

 

 

 

Register for VBS @ Home

VBS music can be found in the ‘Concrete and Cranes’ app which is available for purchase through your app store on your device.

Keyword Search: Lifeway VBS Concrete and Cranes

En Español

Preschool

Special Needs

En Español

There is a spanish language program available for those who wish to participate. Children will follow the same program and participate in the same activities.

Preschool

Birth through age 4 can participate when a parent volunteers to serve during VBS. All volunteers must be a member and have a background check. Simply register your preschoolers when you register yourself as a volunteer

 

Special Needs

Children with special needs are welcome and encouraged to participate in VBS! Some kids with special needs thrive in the typical VBS setting. If your child would benefit from a quieter environment, we have limited space in our Special Needs group.

VBS Information

When is VBS?

June 7-11, 2021 (9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.)
Participant drop off begins at 8:45.
Volunteers should arrive by 8:30 a.m. each morning to be in their designated area.

 

Is there a cost for VBS?

 

• No cost to attend VBS.
• T-Shirts can be purchased for $7/each
• Donations are accepted to provide materials for all attendees.
• Optional: VBS Music can be purchased through Apple and Android app store or streamed.

 

Who is VBS for?

 

General public: Children completing Kindergarten through completed 5th grade.
Children of volunteers: Birth through age 5 can participate when a parent volunteers to serve during VBS.

 

Registration Procedures

 

All children as well as volunteers must be registered.
Go to www.idlewild.org/vbs to register.

1. Submit a liability form for each attending child and volunteer. This is done once per year and is valid for ALL IBC activities that year. (www.idlewild.org/release)
2. Register your child to attend.
3. Register yourself to volunteer (must be an active IBC member and have background check on file).
4. Purchase kids t-shirts (optional).

 

DEADLINES:

 

• All child buddy requests are limited to one buddy request per child. Both children must request each other and register on the same day no later than April 25.
• All children must be registered by May 23.
• T-Shirt orders are closed must be placed by May 2.

 

Buddy Requests:

 

If you want your child in the same group as ONE of their friends, then both children must register on the same day no later than April 25.

 

Items Not Permitted

 

Wheeled shoes, skateboards, and gum

 

Dress Code for Children

 

Children are encouraged to wear their VBS t-shirt and dress comfortably for the day’s activities.

All volunteers must complete a background check prior to volunteering at VBS.

Volunteers visit the Volunteer Information page for more information you need to know.

 

Also go to the Volunteer Assignments page for find out where you are assigned for VBS.

Director’s Goal

Love children into the Kingdom of God! And have fun doing it!

 

Vacation Bible School (VBS) Theme

Look up—way up. That’s where we’re headed!  This summer, kids will grab their hard hats and head out to the construction site to uncover that skyscrapers aren’t the only things that need a rock-solid foundation as they discover that Jesus’ love provides a foundation that will last.  Just wait ‘til you see what God will do!

 

VBS Scripture

“I am sure of this, that He who started a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.”

Philippians 1:6

 

VBS Motto

Jesus!  Our Strong Foundation!

 

Our VBS Purpose Statement

VBS is a fun-filled, spiritual adventure for boys and girls that provides concentrated Bible study and encourages real-life application. The intention of VBS is to reach people of all ages, leading them to know and respond to Jesus Christ as led by the Holy Spirit.

Last Year Recap: 

Children raised $7000.00 to provide 56 scholarships to Nazareth Baptist School.  

This Year:

We will be supporting Carlitos4Kids (Upward Bound Ministries) www.carlitos4kids.com/mission-projects/.