What is St. Philomena Academy Youth Camp?

  • WHAT: 2-Day Youth Camp (w/ optional overnight)
  • WHEN:
    • Check-In @ 8:45 Saturday Aug 12th
    • Check-Out @ 6:00 PM on Sun., Aug 13th
  • WHERE: St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 2618 Boies Ave, Davenport, IA 52802

*All programs & activities will take place at St. Alphonsus*

St. Philomena Academy Youth Camp (SPAYC) is a Catholic ministry initiated by St. Alphonsus and Holy Family parishes to reach middle school & high school students in the Davenport Diocese and surrounding communities. 

Our Summer Youth Camp is for ALL young people ages 12-18 in the Quad-City Area (Iowa & Illinois) who seek to know themselves as children of God and be loved by Him. In knowing themselves, they discover God who cares about them always.

What to expect?  

  • 2 Day / 1 Night weekend event
  • Campers will learn to enjoy presence without the virtual world
  • Campers will learn new and impactful friendship, collaboration as teams for common
  • We hope they learn how their lives are gifts from God.
  • Campers should come out of the weekend appreciating themselves and having a positive
    and hopeful attitude on life.

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