St. John's Lutheran Church

In the City for Good!

St. John's Lutheran Church participates in God's mission to bless, save, restore and reconcile the world through meaningful worship and faithful witness in the city of Des Moines and around the world.

St. John's Lutheran Church invites and welcomes all people to experience the Good News of God's grace, forgiveness and unfailing love. The Good News calls and empowers us to share God's love in word and deed throughout our city, nation and world.

St. John's Social Club

Members of the St. John's Social Club attending a garden party.

Members of the St. John's Social Club attending a garden party.

St. John's Social Club is a fellowship group made up of couples and singles, that gather 9 or 10 times each year for social activities with service options.  There is no age limits but most of the participants are 50 on up.  The group meets in January to plan the year’s activities and participants plan and execute the events throughout the year. 

Facilitators:  Karen and Dennis Zaabel, kzaabel@msn.com 


St. John's Social Club Schedule for 2016

MONTH 

EVENT 

PERSONS PLANNING 

 

February 9

February 26

 

 

March 

 

April 22

Shrove Tuesday at St. John's

Youth Auction--Forte Ballroom, 6-9 pm

 

Noce Jazz Club, followed by dinner

 

""Grandparents" Shower for the Mithelmans.  Potluck at the Wittmacks beginning at 6:00 pm

 

 

 

 

Latessas

 

Wittmacks

May 14

Visiting Hindu Temple near Madrid.  Meet there at 11:00 am to observe worship and enjoy lunch and a tour

Ritchies

June

 

July 16

Des Moines Playhouse ("You Can't Take it With You")

 

Jasper Winery  (Band: Flipside)

Stiles

 

Stiles

 

August

Garden Party at Zaabels

Hannas/Latessas/Zaabels

September

Picket Fence Creamery (Goat farm)
 

Williams

October

Military Museum (P.O.W. presentation)

Millers

November

Great Ape Trust tour OR Bass Pro bowling

Donalds

December 

Christmas Caroling & Dinner

Wheelers

 600 6th Ave. Des Moines, Iowa  50309 - 515.243.7691 - a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America