What’s Happening

What’s Happening

Pirate’s Cove: X Marks the Spot VBX

August 5–8, 5–7:30 p.m. Dinner will be provided at 5 p.m. VBX will begin at 5:30 p.m.
Junior and High School students will have their own class about these Bibli-cal women. They are invited to a lock-in Wednesday night and a MISSION DAY on Thursday all day.
The Adult Class will be on contemporary feminist and womanist issues.
To find out more information about Pirate’s Cove: X Marks the Spot VBX check out:
Sign up: www.firstpresiowacity.org/youth-ministry/
If interested in the lyric videos, check out Arrgh A Pirate Band on YouTube.
Email Anna.Sheetz@firstpresioawcity.org or Layne.Sheetz@firstpresiowacity.org for more information.

Free community event: Children’s Clothing Swap!

Friday, August 9 2–7 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, Ryerson Fellowship Hall
Gently loved clothing accepted until Wednesday, August 7. Sizes newborn to 13. *All clothing donated to Salvation Army on Saturday, August 10.

Sunday Drum Circle

Join us on Sundays after worship during the month of August,11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m, to explore sound, rhythm, scripture, and prayer through drumming. Come one Sunday or all of the Sundays as your schedule allows. Contact leah.bergman@firstpresiowacity.org or call the office for more information.

Parents’ Night Out (PNO)

Monthly PNO is Friday,  Sept 20, from 5:00-7:30pm. Parents of children under age 8 are invited to drop off their kids and enjoys some “time off” while the trusted church volunteers play games, provide activities and even an evening snack. Contact Nancy Gardner for more info or to volunteer at nancy.hayes.gardner@gmail.com

Walk to END Alzheimer’s

Join us as we walk on Saturday, September 21
Sign Up for TeamFPC begins Sunday, August 18. For more information contact Tammy Schroeder, tammy.schroeder@firstpresiowacity.org.

Wednesday Morning Bible Study

Join this lively group, led by Pastor Sam, as they study the Book of Isaiah. Resumes Wednesday, Sept 25 at 9:30 am  in Coover Lounge. For more information, contact Pastor Sam at sam.massey@firstpresiowacity.org


Be sure and check out our new software innovation. MyFirstPres allows you to get connected and stay connected, see the church calendar & directory, make online gifts and sign up for activities.  Simply click the MyFirstPres circle on the homepage and follow the easy to use steps. For more info contact Tammy Schroeder at tammy.schroeder@firstpresiowacity.org

Baby Music Class

Join us for Suzuki music class for babies and toddlers, from birth through age 3, with a parent or caregiver. Tuesdays 9:30-10:30 a.m. Next class begins this fall. Contact Leah Bergman at leah.bergman@firstpresiowacity.org for more info

Mark Your Calendars!

August 21: Youth Group (7th -12th grade) kick off the fall with a BIG GAME and a potluck dinner from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

September 8: Youth Choir (4th – 12th grade) meets to kick off the year with an ice cream social from 5-6 p.m.

Oct 6-31: FPC Pumpkin Patch is here