All applicants should have an affinity to singing or dancing or playing a musical instrument. It will be advantageous if applicants will be able to teach the other applicants a modern dance or a traditional dance from their home country. The main camp activities will be singing, musical dancing workshops as well outdoor and sightseeing activities. On Friday 2nd of August 2019, the results of the workshops will be presented to the public in the scope of an international evening. The camp location will be Königsberg (Bavaria), Würzburg and Nuremberg.
You will find more information about the rules for the application under the following link: https://www.lionsclubs.org/en/start-our-approach/youth/youth-camps-and-exchange
Please contact your local Lions Club for the application and the signatures. The application should include all completed and necessary documents. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Completed and signed applications forms must be submitted to the Lions Foundation Germany through the Youth Camp and Exchange Chairperson in charge in the applicant’s district or multidistrict.
Please send all applications forms to Rita Bella Ada (R.BellaAda@lions.de) and the Camp Director Harald Riegel (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Applicants from Undistracted Areas or from countries with no Youth Camp and Exchange Chairperson must apply through their District Governor.
All applicants selected to attend our camp will receive a confirmation letter and information packet from the Youth Camp and Exchange Chairperson.
There is camp fee of 100€. The camp language is English. Travel costs and pocket money are at the expense of the applicants. Insurances will be provided by the German side.
Here you can find the schedule of the 4th Lions International Youth Camp "Franconia" in 2019.
- 21.07.2019 arrival of the participants
- 21.-28.07.2019 family stay
- 28.07.-03.08.2019 camp in Hassfurt with music and dancing workshops
- 02.08.2019 presentations of the works shops during the international evening
- 03.08.-06.08.2019 stay in Nuremberg with sightseeing and activities
- 06.08.-08.08.2019 stay in Schweinfurt with sightseeing and activities
- 08.08.-11.08.2019 stay in Würzburg with sightseeing and activities
- 11.08.2019 departure of the participants
Arrival on Sunday, 21.07.19
By plane to Frankfurt Internationale Airport or Nuremberg Airport, by train or coach to Aschaffenburg, Würzburg or Bamberg
Departure on Sunday 11.08.19
By plane from Frankfurt International Airport or Nuremberg airport, by coach from Bamberg, Nürnberg or Würzburg and by train from Haßfurt.
Under the following links you can find photos and presentations of the former Youth Camps
1st Lions International Youth Camp "Franconia" 2013: photos and presentation
2nd Lions International Youth Camp "Franconia" 2015: presentation of the participants and the host families, video of the program and of the workshops, presentations of the program and of the participants
3rd Lions International Youth Camp 2017: Video of the Camp