river kids

Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these."  Matt. 19:14

River Kids is our Children’s Ministry for infants - 5th grade and is designed to help kids grow in their knowledge of Jesus, through fun-filled interactive stories and age appropriate activities. 


C H U R C H – 10:30 a.m. | The Catalina Room

128 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach

River Kids & Littles are having a blast playing with each other, doing crafts and activities, and learning about Jesus! You’ll find us downstairs at The Catalina Room. The babies (0-1 years old) will have their own designated room and the rest of our River Kids will meet in the main room. We are super excited for our new location!

River Kids VBS 2022

M O N U M E N T A L… the summer event that helps celebrate God’s greatness! 

1st - 5th Grade (preschool kids are welcome to stay for opener, songs & snack with parents)

June 20, 21 & 22 - 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Syd and Mix Ryan's Home - 25 Strawberry Lane, RHE

No charge!


At Monumental VBS, kids explore the vastness of God’s power and the depth of his love for each of them. You can expect three evenings full of faith discoveries, memorable music, and epic adventures that help kids encounter God’s power and love!


To register or volunteer to register, click here.


River Kids Hangouts (3-5th Grade) River Kids meet every other week to hangout, play games and dive in a little deeper with Jesus. Keep an eye out for locations in our monthly River newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter here!

*Younger siblings are welcome if parents stay


Wednesday, May 25 | 5:30 – 7:15 p.m.

Swimming, Bible Quiz Master, & Graduation!

The Goeppner’s Home

1600 Via Arriba

Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274


Hume Lake’s Wagon Train Summer Camp! (ages 8 – 10 yrs.| 3rd- 5th Grade)

Hume is BACK! A week sleeping in a REAL wagon under the starry skies and learning about the God who created it all!  

**Spots are still available, so register here if you are interested in going. 

CAMP DATES: July 24 – 30

Cost: $800 with a check and $825 with PayPal

*Parents are invited to apply to be wagon train counselors – apply here

To make sure everyone involved in River Kids & Littles is getting our RK monthly newsletter and text reminders, register for River Kids here!


River Kids Volunteer Team

Experience the joy of investing in young lives and join the fun-loving River Kids Team, as we partner with parents and teach biblical truths to children in a fun and exciting way! Volunteer team members serve one Sunday a month. Curriculum is provided and background check is required.


If you have questions or are interested in joining the River Kids Team, contact Children's Ministry Director, Cathy Pluimer, cathy@riversouthbay.org.