Children's CE theme 2015-2016

 Programs for Children


Discipleship Jr flierJr Disciples Kindergarten through 5th graders, Wednesday nights, 5:30 a.m. -7:00 a.m. during the school year.  Each week begins with a shared meal where we get to know each other and can talk about what we remember from the week before.    We then move to choir with Geoffrey Bell, games and crafts all focused on the bible lesson of the week.  Plus, each week there is a take home portion for the learning to continue all week long! Our new Winter session will begin on Wednesday January 10, 2018. On-line registration is now open.


Friday Fun Nights

Fun for all ages! Set aside time to come to church and just have fun.  Whether it is a game night, art class or your favorite movie, families can come together for faith and fellowship. Program is from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, simple meal will be provided.
Friday September 22, 2017. Tacos and Legos
Friday November 3, 2017. Game Night!
Friday January 12, 2018.  Tacos and Legos
Friday  March 2, 2018. Happy Birthday Dr Seuss
Friday May 4, 2018. May the Fourth be with You!


Music Camp, Summer 2018

Music Camp 2018 will be the week of June 25. Childrenwill spend the week learning all about music – different instruments, different songs, lots of fun. For more information contact the Geoffrey Bell at

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Vacation Bible School, Summer 2018

The week of July 16 we will be on a Rolling River Ramage, Experiencing the ride of a lifetime with God.  If you have any questions please contact the director of Children’s Ministries at

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Art Camp, Summer 2018

 Join the children’s ministry council the week of August 13, 2018 for a week of art that you and your child can create together.  We will meet from 9:00 – 11:00 in McKeithen Hall. Just a reminder this is not a drop off program; all children must be accompanied by an adult – mom, dad, grandma, grandpa, sitter, sibling (if 18 or over). Come to have some fun before school starts again.

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For more information about any of our children’s programs, click here to contact our Director of Faith Formation


Church League Basketball for Children and Youth

Basketball LeaguePlease note: As of the 2013-14 season, church league basketball is no longer sponsored by Newport News Parks and Recreation.  Hidenwood and several other churches have organized a league on their own. If you would like more information or to help with this new organization, please contact us: 757-596-1151.

Stay tuned for registration information for the 2017-2018 season.

Children and youth ages 8-15 may participate in coed church league basketball at Hidenwood Presbyterian. The divisions are as follows:

Juniors, ages 8-10; Intermediates, ages 11-12; Seniors, ages 13 -15

Practices are held on Saturdays, October-December; games begin in January and are played on Tuesday and Thursday nights and a few Saturdays.  Other churches in the league include First Baptist Church Denbigh, St. Andrew’s Episcopal in Hilton, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, and more.