• Sun
    25
    Jan
    2015
    12:00 PMBounce Poughkeepsie!

    We will Bounce from 5:00-6:00 and then go to a fast food place for dinner together.  Bounce is $12 and then you will need money for food.  You need to sign up by January 18th so that reservations can be made.

  • Sun
    01
    Feb
    2015
    8:00 AM

    The big game is on!  Vote for who you think will win with your $$!  The High School group will be collecting and make sure that the money goes to fight hunger locally after all three services!

  • Sun
    15
    Feb
    2015
    1:00 PMLoft

    Movie Night.  The Middle School is welcome to bring movies that we will vote on (Rated G or PG) and $4 for Pizza.

  • Mon
    16
    Feb
    2015
    11:00 AMPalisades Mall

    We are taking a group trip to the Palisades Mall.  We will plan to leave around 11:00AM and come home whenever.  There is lots to do there (ice skating, bowling, laser tag, high ropes, Imax movies).  Please sign up by February 8th.  Once I know who is going, we will decided what we want to do together.

  • Sat
    07
    Mar
    2015
    Sun
    08
    Mar
    2015
    4:00PM-11:00AMSharpe reservation

    High School Retreat Time!  Come with games, movies, snacks.  You can anytime after 4:00PM.  On Sunday, we will carpool back to St. John's and arrive by 11:00AM.  Cost is $30, please sign up by February 22nd.

  • Sun
    22
    Mar
    2015
    2:00 PMGym/Loft

    Youth Group in the gym, plan on running around, eating pizza and having fun.  You will need $4 for pizza.

  • Sun
    29
    Mar
    2015
    Mon
    30
    Mar
    2015
    8:00PM-1:30PMSt. John's & Dutchess Outreach

    Middle School Lock in with service opportunity at Dutchess Outreach the next day.  You can do one or the other or both.  Space is limited for both opportunities, so first come, first serve.  There will be a $10 cost for the Lock In.

  • Sun
    12
    Apr
    2015
    12:15PM-2:00PMWendy's &Mardi Bob

    After the 11:15 worship service We will go out to lunch at Wendy’s and then bowling at Mardi Bob Lanes in Poughkeepsie. The cost for bowling will be approximately $10 and we will plan on Parent pick up at the bowling alley around 2:00PM.

  • Sun
    19
    Apr
    2015
    6:00PM-8:00PMGym/Loft

    Middle School Youth Group in the Gym. We will do Pizza, Games and other fun things. Please bring $4 for Pizza.

  • Sun
    26
    Apr
    2015
    12:15PM-2:00PMWendy's &Mardi Bob

    After the 11:15 worship service We will go out to lunch at Wendy’s and then bowling at Mardi Bob Lanes in Poughkeepsie. The cost for bowling will be approximately $10.

  • Sun
    26
    Apr
    2015
    6:00PM-8:00PMBlue Room

    Middle School Wii Night from 6:00-8:00. We will do Pizza and play lots of fun active games on the Wii. Cost will be $4 for Pizza.

  • Sat
    09
    May
    2015
    TBDTBD

    Location and Details TBD, but make sure to save the date. We will look to do a morning hike and then have lunch somewhere afterwards.

  • Sat
    23
    May
    2015
    6:30 AMKoinonia, Highland Lake, NY

    This is a walk, run, stroll 5K fundraiser at Koinonia.  The registration is $50 and includes a brunch after the "race." Please sign up with Abby by May 10th.  Koinonia is a Lutheran Outdoor Ministry located in Highland Lake, NY.

    We will be leaving Poughkeepsie by 6:30, the race starts at 10:00 and the brunch will follow.  After that we will head home.

  • Sun
    07
    Jun
    2015
    8:30 AMBlue Room

    Our Graduating High School Seniors and their families are invited to attend our annual graduate breakfast.  Official invites will go out through the mail.  This breakfast is hosted by our 11th graders and is by invitation only.

  • Mon
    06
    Jul
    2015
    10:00am-4:00pmMeet at Church

    We will take a day trip to hike Bash Bish Falls in Massachusetts. Plan on meeting at church at 10:00AM and being back around 4:00. Please bring your lunch, water, and stuff to play in the water. The hike is less than a mile in, and then the same back out. Please sign up with me ASAP so I can be sure that we have enough rides. If it rains, we will plan on rollerskating.

  • Fri
    10
    Jul
    2015
    Sat
    11
    Jul
    2015
    TBDBailey Home

    The Bailey family will be hosting a sleepover for the whole group at their home. We will do a BBQ, campfire and plenty of games. You will need to bring your stuff for the overnight and snack or drink to share.

  • Sun
    26
    Jul
    2015
    10:45am-2:00pmSt. John's

    We’re having our very own Christmas in July Party! We will have Christmas games, watch Christmas movies and in general rock around the Christmas tree. You will need to bring $4 for Pizza and a wrapped white elephant gift (something goofy/crazy/stupid that you are willing to part with.)

  • Sun
    02
    Aug
    2015
    10:45am-1:30pmSt. John's

    Tie-Dye Party! Bring anything white and prepare to make it awesomely not white! Pillow cases, socks, t-shirts, whatever works for you. You can bring more than one item. We will also make some edible tie- dye themed treats. Please bring $4 and your items to tie-dye.

  • Sun
    16
    Aug
    2015
    10:45am-1:30pmSt. John's, Overlook Recreation Center

    We will spend the afternoon at Overlook Recreation Center. Please bring a bag lunch to be eaten at church. After lunch we will head to Overlook for mini-golf, batting cages, and go-carts. The cost will be $18. Pick up is at Overlook at 1:30.

  • Fri
    25
    Sep
    2015
    3:00 PMTymor Park, Unionvale

    Families are invited!  Hot Dogs, burgers and s’more supplies will be provided.  Everyone is asked to bring a dish or drink to share, a camp chair, and a flashlight.  We are hopeful that some friends from Redeemer Kingston will join us!

  • Sun
    27
    Sep
    2015
    6:00pm-8:00PMFellowship Hall & Loft

    We will have pizza, play games and work a little to plan our year ahead.  Please bring $4 for pizza and wear shoes to run and play in.

  • Mon
    12
    Oct
    2015
    TBDKingston NY

    We’re going to go up to Kingston and do a Corn Maze with the youth group from Redeemer Kingston.  The details are still being worked out, but I will keep you in the loop!

  • Fri
    23
    Oct
    2015
    Sun
    25
    Oct
    2015
    Koinonia

    There will be time for fun, music, games, group building and worship.  There will be other Youth Groups there.  Housing is in their conference center which is set up like a hotel.  Cost will be $85. Please sign up by October 4th.
    **Koinonia is a Lutheran outdoor ministry located north of Port Jervis.

  • Sat
    24
    Oct
    2015
    7:30AM-4:00PM

    Make a Difference Day for Habitat for Humanity.  This is an event in the City of Poughkeepsie.  A section of the city will be picked and we will work on landscaping, painting and other small home repairs.  You must be 14 to participate.

  • Tue
    10
    Nov
    2015
    Wed
    11
    Nov
    2015
    8:00PM-2:00PMSt. John's

    This is open to the Middle School youth only.  We have a fun night of activities planned and then we are heading to Dutchess Outreach on the 11th to prepare and serve food at the Lunch Box.  This event is limited to 10 people, so please let me know soon if you want to be a part of it! Cost is $10 to cover late night pizza, breakfast and other activities.  Drop off is at 8:00PM on the 10th, Pick up is at 2:00PM on the 11th.

  • Sun
    15
    Nov
    2015
    6:00PM-8:00PMSt. John's

    You will need shoes appropriate for running and $4 for pizza.  This is open to both Middle and High School Students.

  • Sun
    22
    Nov
    2015
    11:00AM-4:30PMRedeemer Lutheran, Kingston

    After the 9:30AM service, we will be driving up to Redeemer Kingston to make Pumpkin Pies for a program that will be feeding folks Thanksgiving meals.  Please bring $4 for a pizza lunch.  We will be back around 4:30PM.  Those staying for Confirmation are welcome to stay through, no need to go home. This is open to Middle and High School Students.

  • Sun
    13
    Dec
    2015
    11:00am-1:00pmSt. John's

    We’ll gather after the 11:15AM worship service. We’ll make Christmas Cookies, crafts have lunch together and do some tie dye.  Please bring your lunch and an item to tie dye! Parent pick up will be at 2:30PM.