Department of Athletics Mission Statement

In accordance with the core values of Bethany College, the mission of the Department of Athletics is to utilize sports as a method to educate, develop, and challenge its participants. Bethany Swedes will:

Genuinely engage in the greater Bethany community.

Develop and evolve key character traits including integrity, humility, commitment, spiritual perspective, compassion and perseverance toward success. Maintain healthy mental and physical lifestyles while competing substance-free. Lead lives of faith, learning and service.


Bethany College Special Events

The Bethany College Athletic Camps and Leagues are an opportunity for the community to engage with Swedes coaching staff and student-athletes.


Participants will not only learn and develop the fundamentals of their respective sport, but also develop key character traits including integrity, commitment, and perseverance. Swedes Camps and Leagues guide participants to maintain healthy lifestyles while leading lives of faith, learning, and service. Join us…we are the Swedes!


For questions regarding Bethany College Athletic Camps please contact Roxie Sjogren at 785-227-3380 ext. 8158 or email her at


June 2018

2018 Bethany College Dala Camerata String Chamber Music Camp

06/04/2018 - 06/08/2018 ~ Monday - Friday Registration Ends: 05/23/2018$70.00 | Bethany College 335 East Swensson Street, Lindsborg, Kansas 67456

Grades: 7-12 | Starts: 12:30pm / Ends: 3:30pm



Dala Camerata is a chamber music camp for high school and middle school string students. A group of students may enroll as an ensemble, or individual students may enroll and be placed in an ensemble. 


General Information


Daily Schedule:
Rehearsals are scheduled from 12:30pm-3:30pm each day of the camp except Friday. Time will be given for each small ensemble to rehearse with a coach and independently each day. All of the ensembles will join together to create the Dala Camerata Chamber Orchestra and enjoy performances by the faculty quartet each day. The camp will conclude with a performance on Friday, location TBD.


Ages: Grades: 7-12
Middle school and high school string players, who are interested in being a member of a trio, quartet, or quintet, should attend Dala Camerata! Students should be able to comfortably read and play Grade 2.5 orchestra literature at a minimum.


Times: 12:30pm- 3:30pm


Cost: $70.00
Camp tuition covers the cost of instructors, a T-shirt, music, and a daily treat!


Registration Deadline:
May 23, 2018


Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.


Dala Camerata rehearsals and coaching sessions are held in Presser Hall on the Bethany College campus. The final concert on Friday will be held at Bethany Home for the residents. Family and friends are invited to attend!


Waiver Information

Waiver form will be attached to your e-mailed receipt and is available on-line. Please print fill out and bring to camp.

Download Waiver Form



Bethany College is located in Lindsborg, Kansas, four miles off I-135 in McPherson County.

To see a campus map, click here



This is day camp only. No overnight option available.


Contact Information

More Questions? Contact: Ann Samuelson at (785) 227-3380, ext. 8140 or email

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