Children & Youth
LEARNing Opportunities

Click the button below to register your Pre-K through 12th grade student to participate in BUMC Learn ministries. This will allow us to be in touch with you via our monthly children/youth newsletter as well as unique opportunities we have for your child!

LEARN Any Time (Asynchronous)

  • AMPLIFY

       A digital platform you can subscribe to for FREE! It has videos            (from a Wesleyan perspective) for all ages. Click on this link, and

      use this Access Code: WHBLZG to register for your account.

      Enjoy learning together as a family on your schedule.

LEARN with a Group (Synchronous)

  • Our children and youth Sunday School classes won't be meeting for the summer. Check back here for information of when we'll be launching fall Sunday School! 

Special Events & Activities

  • Pen Pals!

    • Register your child to be a pen pal with a "Seasoned Citizen" member of Burke UMC. Pastor Katie matches kiddos with "seasoned citizens" so they can write to one another and make a new friend! Click here to register.

  • Learning with LEGOS, 3rd - 6th Grades

    • A Bible story, conversation, friendship, and a chance to play with your LEGOS! Held on the 4th Sundays from 5PM-6PM in the Church Parking Lot. Let Pastor Jason know you're coming by emailing him at jasonsnow@vaumc.org!

  • Click HERE to visit our Special Events Page

Virtual Vacation Bible School: August 2-6

Burke United Methodist Church will offer a week of VIRTUAL vacation bible school this summer from August 2-6! Registration for camp will include a daily Zoom session (about 40 minutes), VBS shirt, music CD, craft supplies for the week, and a Discovery on adventure island backpack.  Registration is $25 per kid with a maximum of $50 per family. VBS is for kids in rising Pre-K thru 4th grade.

Camp Mission Edge: August 3-7

We will be holding Camp Mission Edge from Tuesday, August 3 thru Saturday, August 7 from 10-1. This is an experience for rising 5 and 6 graders. The kids will be working on a mission project each day and there will also be a lesson each day. It will be held in-person! There will be a $20 registration fee for each camper.

Burke United Methodist Preschool

We still have spots available for our 2021-2022 school year with BUMP! Our teachers are excited to welcome students back in the fall. You can learn more and register by clicking the button below.