Former summer staff can register to VOLUNTEER to help for the weekend! 

HERE are instructions for volunteer clearances!

LOC Dates for the 2023 season:

  • January 21-22
  • February 18-19
  • March 18-19
  • April 15-16

Light of the City Weekend Arrival Times at camp:

Armory Members - 7 PM on Friday night!

LOC Counselors - 11 AM Saturday mornings
Volunteers - 11 AM Saturday mornings
Choir Members & CIT - 12 PM Saturdays (registration starts at noon)

Choir Members

Your child must have received a phone call invitation from the Program Director, filled out the online permission form sent via email, and sign a behavior contract in person to be eligible for the choir!

If you are trying to register your camper online and cannot find the website, please call the office (724) 752-1661 x 10 and we will e-mail you the link to register! 

Invitations are based on their counselor evaluation from the prior summer!

Need Transportation?

  • Contact the office at (724) 752-1661 x 10 prior to the weekend if there are any changes to your online form.
  • One pick-up/ drop-off location: mappin Allegheny Center Alliance Church (ACAC).
  • Pick-up is on Saturday mornings @ 11 AM!
  • Drop-off is approximately 1-2 PM on Sunday afternoons!


Light of the City Emergency Hotline

(only for use during a Light of the City weekend)

Kids Camp Director (571) 651-6117

Teen Camp Director (724) 201-1683

Light of the City FAQ

What?     Light of the City is a weekend that brings Pine Valley campers and staff together to use their talents to serve Jesus Christ.

Who?      Qualified Pine Valley Youth Campers, Interested C.I.T. Campers, all past and present Pine Valley Staff, and individuals and organizations who

                     desire to volunteer. (All volunteers and staff over the age of 14 must have clearances!)

Where?  Pine Valley Camp (504 Chapel Drive, Ellwood City, PA 16117)

When?    Approximately one weekend a month, September - April.

Why?       To develop a deeper walk with the Lord, use our God-given gifts, and spread the word that there is Light in the city.

If you would you like to experience Light of the City at your church, contact the Pine Valley Office at: 724-752-1661 x.13 or info@pinevalleycamp.org.