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Bob Jones University

Dessert Games

Victory couldn't be sweeter!

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Victory couldn’t be sweeter – welcome to the biggest high school pastry contest in town! After some basic orientation, campers compete daily in a series of pastry challenges to see who the champion of Dessert Games will be.

Activities

  • Receive basic instruction and guidance from chef and culinary arts students.
  • Compete in pastry, plated dessert, cookie, and cake design and decorating.
  • Showcase creativity in the framework of foodie comradery.
  • Daily competitions will culminate in the Ultimate Dessert Showdown on Thursday afternoon. Parents are welcome to attend.

General Information

Arrival/Departure

When to Arrive

Camp check-in for all campers is on Sunday between 2-4 p.m. at the Welcome Center.

Day camp drop-off each day will be from 8-8:30 a.m. at the Welcome Center.

What to do When You Arrive

When you arrive on campus, follow the signs to the Welcome Center to check in. Our camp counselors will give you your camp schedule and camp T-shirt. If you have a camp balance, you can take care of it at this time.

When to Depart

Day Camp pick-up each day will be from 4:30-5 p.m. in the Welcome Center. Camps generally end on Friday at noon. Check your specific camp schedule for times of final presentations, performances or concerts that may take place after noon on Friday.

Day Campers

Day campers must live in or stay with family in the immediate Greenville area.

Campers may be required to be on campus from 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. on camp days. Check your camp schedule for specific details.

Day campers can also enjoy a fun highlight of our camp experience, the Bruins Bash, on Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m.

Lunch and dinner are included in the camp cost.

What to Bring

What to Bring

Phones may be used at certain time during the week of camp depending upon activities.

A modest amount of spending money is suggested for The Den, vending machines and Bruins Shop.

Please note: BJU cannot be responsible for money, valuables or personal articles.

Overnight Campers:

  • Twin bedding or a sleeping bag and pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Towels and shower shoes
  • Bible

What to Wear

Girls: For general camp activities, knee-length shorts or loose pants (yoga-type pants would not be appropriate) are normal camp attire. Tank tops, low cut tops, or crop top styles will not be permitted.

Guys: For general camp activities, shorts or pants with a T-shirt are normal camp attire.

Accommodations

Lunch will be served in our dining common in an all-you-can-eat buffet style. Any food concerns (allergies, diet restrictions, etc.) can be noted in the online registration form.

Camp Director

David Miller

David Miller

David Miller has worked in bakeries for over 30 years. For 10 of those years, he owned and operated Simple Gifts Artisan Bread. David is a certified pastry chef as well as a Culinary Arts Instructor at BJU.

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