Camp Wow

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Camp Wow is a 4-day, 3-night Catholic summer camp put on by parishes in the Diocese of Rockford for junior high youth. It stars on Tuesday, June 26th – Friday, June 29th is held at Dickson Valley Christian Camp in Newark, IL. St. Margaret Mary will be going with youth from St. Mary’s in DeKalb, St. Charles Borromeo in Hampshire, and St. John Neumann in St. Charles. The camp counselors are high school youth from these same parishes.

All junior high youth (6th-8th grade students during the 2017-2018 school year) from the above parishes are eligible to be campers. Camp WOW St. Margaret Mary Parish provides school bus transportation to and from camp.  We will leave in the morning of June 26th and return in the evening of June 29th.

Camp costs $250 for the 4-day, 3-night stay. Your registration needs to be secured with a non-refundable $50 deposit.

If you have any questions please contact Teresa Chiappone, Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry via email: or phone at (847)658-7881.