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Diocesan Church School Camp (DCSC)

2024 Program

 Sunday June 23rd- Saturday June 29th, 2024

for Children 9 - 13

Parent/Camper Orientation TBA



About DCSC

The DCSC program provides a wide variety of faith-filled learning, fun and fellowship activities.
Daily church school lessons are given. The children are divided into classes by age. Additional lessons and interactive classes are incorporated into the schedule.

Ukrainian Heritage

Learning about Ukrainian Heritage is an interesting and fun component of the program. Ukrainian dance instruction is a staple class. Additional special interest classes have included: language, embroidery, cooking, singing, and holiday celebrations.

The schedule includes:

Daily prayer services
Daily Sporting and Swimming Activities
Singing Classes
Events - Bon Fires, Ukie Zabava, Mess Games, Sports Night, Themed Fun Night
Guest Speakers
Skit Night

Some highlights from 2018 included:

Paschal Liturgy
Lesser Blessing of Water and Camp blessing.
4th of July Celebration with an amazing fireworks display
A Night in Hawaii dinner/dance!
Ukie Zabava
Hoedown Campfire.
Special Interest Classes: Cooking, Nature, Crafts, Sports Clinic, and Summer Science

DCSC Executive Staff
Fr. Ivan Tchopko
Spiritual Director
Natalie Kapeluck Nixon
Encampment Director
Kira Senedak
Assistant Director
Office of Youth Ministries


The Office of Youth Ministries is the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministries and Office of Camping Ministries of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA.

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PO Box 869
Carnegie, PA 15106

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