Wednesday, July 8, 6:30-8:00 pm
Valley Church

The Great Scavenger Hunt

  • Cost: Free
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes
  • New 6th grade drop off and pick up: West Entrance
  • New 7th grade drop off and pick up: West Entrance
  • New 8th grade drop off and pick up: Main Entrance
  • New 9th grade drop off and pick up: East Entrance

We are excited to welcome our new 6th grade students! For this event, students will be placed in a team with other students from their grade and gender. Teams will travel around the Valley Church and Valley Community Center property and work together to complete The Great Scavenger Hunt!

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Tuesday, July 14


  • 9:45 am-5:15 pm
  • Cost: $45
  • RSVP by Sunday, July 12
  • Drop off and pick up at Adventureland
  • Bring money for lunch or pack a lunch
  • Admission to Adventure Bay is included
  • Optional: Pack a swimsuit and towel for Adventure Bay

Enjoy the rides all day with your friends and leaders! Students will be required to travel around the park with at least one other student. There will be two required safety check-ins at a designated location throughout the day. We will have a home base where you can store your belongings and extra bags. Admission to the Adventure Bay water park is included. If students want to swim they can bring a swim suit. Guys-No Speedos. Girls-Wear a one-piece suit or a two-piece suit with a dark t-shirt on top. Email Pam if you have a season pass.

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Wednesday, July 15
Location TBD

Challenge (9th-12th Grade Only)

  • 7-10 pm
  • Cost: Free
  • RSVP by Sunday, July 12

9th-12th graders are invited to join us for a one-night, virtual Challenge experience!

Registration Coming Soon
Sunday, July 19
Zoe Olsen’s House

Pool Party

  • 2-5 pm
  • Cost: Free
  • Location: 9588 NW 74th Pl, Johnston, IA 50131

This is a time for 9th graders to hang out, play in the pool, and do lots of other fun activities in Zoe’s yard! We’ll serve ice cream sundaes for a snaaaaack.

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Wednesday, July 22
Valley Community Center

Outdoor Movie Night

  • 7-10 pm
  • Cost: Free
  • Bring your own chair and/or blanket

We’ll play a few outdoor games, eat snacks, and watch a PG-rated movie! The movie title is TBD.

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Wednesday, July 29
Raccoon River Park

Beach Day

  • 2-5 pm
  • Cost: Free
  • Bring your own snacks

We’re spending the afternoon at Raccoon River Park! Students can play in the water, hang out on the beach, or play at the park. You will be required to be with at least one other person at all times. Check in at the VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL sign anytime between 2 and 5 pm and leave whenever you need!

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