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Postponed!!! Twelfth Night Party

Hosted by Dr. Stephen Smith

506 4th St, Polk City, IA, 50226

Friday, January TBD, 2020, Time 6 pm

Please join us for our Annual Twelfth Night Party! Connect with colleagues, enjoy some tasty food, and share the joy of music! Please plan to bring a dish or dessert of your choosing!

Annual St. John’s Friends of the Arts Organ Recital – Michael Elsbernd

St. John's Lutheran Church

600 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309

Sunday, March 29, 2020, 3:00 pm

Program will include Alexandre Guilmant’s Symphony No. 1, Op. 42, arranged for brass, percussion, and organ by Steven Verhaert. Guest musicians include members of St. John’s Brass ensemble, directed by Joel Gettys.

No admission charge – free will offering and ample free parking in the lot at the corner of 7th Ave & Watson Powell Jr. Pkwy.

The Easter Oratorio, BWV 249 – by J.S. Bach

St. John's Lutheran Church

600 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309

Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 7:00 pm

Cathedral Choir of St. John’s Lutheran, Soloists, & Chamber Orchestra directed by Michael Elsbernd.

No admission charge – free will offering and ample free parking in the lot at the corner of 7th Ave & Watson Powell Jr. Pkwy.


Kent Tritle Organ Recital

First United Methodist Church

1001 Pleasant St,

Des Moines, IA 50309

Sunday, June 28, 2020 at 4 p.m.

In celebration of the church's 175th Anniversary, Kent Tritle will provide an organ recital on the Reuter Organ.

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