Children, Youth & Camping

Children, Youth & Camp Ministries

ECMN has opportunities for youth of all ages to engage at faith communities and across the state throughout the year. Contact Sarah Barnett at for more information. 

Leadership Meetings & Quarterly News

Children's Ministry Network

Meets on the second Thursday of every month in the Heritage Room at St. Mark's Cathedral in Minneapolis from 9:30-11:00am. Conference calling is available. 

Youth Ministry Network

Meets from 11:00-12:00 for lunch after the Children's Ministry Network. Conference calling is available.

Quarterly News

March 2017: Spring/Summer Programs 

August 2017: Fall/Winter Programs

Sign up here to get quarterly news filled with updates, resources and opportunities. 

For Grades 6-8 

Summer in the city

June 18-20, 2018 at St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral, Minneapolis. 

Pre-TEC events

Pre-TEC events are for middle school students.  They follow a similar format as TEC and act as an introductory experience for TEC events in high school. Here's a video and some pictures from previous Pre-TEC events! Find out more and register here. 

Fall Pre-TEC will take place on November 17-18 2017 at Christ Church, Woodbury.  Click here for more information and to register!

Spring Pre-TEC will take place on April 27-28, 2018 at St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, St. Paul. More information will be available as the date approaches.

For Grades 9-12

TEC Events 

TEC stands for Teens Encountering Christ.  TEC events are for high school aged youth, are led and planned by past participants, and provide a mix of community building, faith building and character building experiences.  You get to be connected with other youth across the state - building life long friendships that help you learn and grow. Below, find links to upcoming TEC events.

Greater MN TEC

Spring TEC will occur at St. Mark's Cathedral April 13-15, 2018.  Check here for more information as the date approaches.

St. Paul TEC

Spring TEC will occur at St. Mark's Cathedral April 13-15, 2018.

Minneapolis TEC 

Spring TEC will take place on April 20-22 2018 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Edina.  More information will be available as the date approaches.


There a variety of options for camp for young people in Minnesota throughout the summer.  Here are three of them!

Episcopal Youth Quest Camp - Grades 6-8 (Grades 9-12 leadership)

July 15-21, 2018 at Camp Miller in Sturgeon Lake, MN.  

Episcopal Youth Music Camp - Grades 3-12

August 5-11,2018 at Camp OneHeartland.  Find out more here.

Episcopal Creative Arts Day Camp - Age 4-Grade 6

July 30 - August 3, 2018 at St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral 

ECMN also helps to resource and convene children's and youth ministers and volunteers.  Find out more here. You can also sign up to get on the mailing list for quarterly updates, resources and opportunities.