University home to camps, conferences this summer

More than 28,000 people will visit the George Fox University campus this summer for retreats, seminars, sports camps, conferences and other events.

Among the larger upcoming events will be a Christian band festival (May 25); a Northwest Christian Summer Conference (June 18-21); the Oregon Suzuki Institute music camp (June 27 to July 3); and the Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends Conference (July 25-29).

The summer schedule follows:

May 20-21

Genesis: New Student Orientation

May 20-22

C.S. Lewis Drama Production

May 22

Crisis Pregnancy Center Banquet

May 22-23

Basketball Tournament

May 25

Christian Band Festival

May 25

Community Band Concert

May 27-29

C.S. Lewis Drama Production

June 1

C.S. Lewis Drama Awards

June 2

Newberg High School Sports Banquet

June 4

Psychology Assessment Conference

June 4

CS Lewis Graduation

June 5-6

CV Dance Academy Recital

June 8

Hearts of Gold Banquet

June 9-12

NAIITS Conference

June 12

Gaston High School Graduation

June 12-14

Envision Conference

June 16

George Fox Get Acquianted Tea

June 17-19

Genesis: New Student Orientation

June 18-21

NW Christian Summer Conference (Chinese churches)

June 20-23

Bruin Basketball Academy

June 24-27

Handbell Choir Festival

June 27-July 1

NBC Camp

June 27-July 3

Oregon Suzuki Institute

June 28-July 18

Summer Language Institute

July 7-11

United Methodist Womens Missions Conference

July 9

Genesis: New Student Orientation

July 12-16

RYS Youth Camp

July 16-18

NBC Speed Camp

July 16-18, 18-22

NBC Camp

July 19-23


July 25-29

Northwest Yearly Meeting Conference

July 26-29

Bruin Basketball Camp

July 29-Aug. 1

Taylor Yearbook Camp

July 30-Aug. 1

Chinese Evangelical Church Retreat

Aug. 4-7

Act Six Conference

Aug. 6-8

New Frontiers Church Retreat

Aug. 14

George Fox Motorcycle Rally

Aug. 14

Newberg High School 60th Reunion Dinner

Aug. 13-14

CV Dance Academy Recital

For specifics on individual events, consult the university's calendar.