DREWSEY - Oregon Adventure Camps, a nonprofit Christian ranch camp ministry, will sponsor weekend retreats, day outings or overnight accommodations at the Agape Ranch near Drewsey. Weekday groups also are welcome, including church groups, home-schooled families or others.

The program, held Sept. 12-28, will include horseback riding, wilderness skills, art classes, archery, Bible studies, music and challenge competitions.

Owner Janet Long has opened her 40-acre property near Van for Christian ministry. The program will be under the direction of Ken and Dee Heil, who are home-school parents and have 20 years experience as camp directors.

Cost of the program ranges from $8 for a half-day outing to $40 per weekend per person. For more information, call Long at (541) 413-0008 or P.O. Box 212, Drewsey, OR 97904. Heils can be reached at (503) 580-5929 or oradvcamps@yahoo.com.

Long is an artist who has participated as Artist in Residence at area schools and teaches college art classes through the local extended education office.

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