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Women's: Backyard BBQ

June 22nd, 2018

$0 - $10

Backyard Barbecue at Karen Kraiss' house!

Join us for scrumptious food, activities, and much laughter at Karen Kraiss' house on June 22 at 6:30pm. We'll provide the meat, buns, fixings, and drinks and invite you to bring sides, salads, and desserts to share!

Once you've registered, you'll be sent the address with directions to Karen's House!

Hike to somewhere

VENTURE: Lake Mary Hike - June 23, 2018

June 23rd, 2018

Our first hike of the season will be to Lake Mary. Lake Mary is an easy 2.2 mile hike into a reservoir between Big & Little Cottonwood canyons. Since we will be hiking Alta Basin in July, an easy starter in Big Cottonwood seems just the right ticket for our first hike of the season.

WHEN: Saturday, June 23, 2018

WHERE: Input and suggestions requested

TIME: 9:00 AM

LENGTH: ~ 4 Miles Roundtrip

PLACE TO MEET: Parking Lot of Brighton Ski Resort.

You'll receive additional details a couple days before the hike.

Israel Trip 2019 - Information Meeting

June 24th, 2018

If you are interested in touring the Holy Land, please plan to join us on Sunday, June 24 in the Capital Cafe, for more information on this upcoming opportunity.
At this meeting we will share more details regarding the dates, cost, and application process.
Please note, childcare will not be available.


Burraston Pond

July 1st, 2018

Crush & Edge will be going to Burraston Pond for an afternoon of swimming and fun. Bring a swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, snacks and $10 for lunch.

Summer garden party

VENTURE: Summer Garden Party

July 13th, 2018


I am thrilled to invite you once again to Larry & Karen Kraiss' Backyard for a Summer Garden Party. This is one of our biggest events and we hope you can attend. Please join us under the trees and stars for a lovely evening among good friends & abundant laughter.

ADDRESS: 711 E 16th Avenue; Salt Lake City, UT

We will need a few people to help set-up Friday evening about 5:30pm and a few others to help take chairs and tables back to the church on Saturday morning. Also please note we are in need of SOMEONE WITH A TRUCK who can help transport items to the Kraiss' on Friday morning.

As in the past, please REGISTER for this event IN ADVANCE.

ANSWER questions when registering to select a food item to share (quantities of each are specified). Selections are limited in count - you may bring 2 of the smaller items if desired.

PLEASE specify if you can help SET-UP Friday at 5:30 or BREAK DOWN and return items to the church on SATURDAY at 10:00 AM.

Baked potatoes, citrus water, iced tea and decaf coffee will be provided. Feel free to bring another beverage of your choice. If you prefer to donate $10 to help defray costs, please make that selection.

Best Regards,

Cherie Wallace
Venture Coordinator

Albion basin

VENTURE: Albion Basin Hike - July 21

July 21st, 2018

The Wildflowers are spectacular due to all our Spring rain. Come join us for a fabulous hike on July 21st at Alta.

WHAT: 4 Mile Roundtrip Hike begins from the gate at the end of the Little Cottonwood Canyon Road just after you pass Alta Ski Resort.

WHEN: Saturday, July 21, 2018 - We will start up the trail promptly at 9:00. AM

WHERE: We will meet at the end of the paved road at the large parking lot on the right just before the Guard Station.

Be sure to bring sun protection, water, pack a lunch and a camera. We'll stop at the top to have lunch before coming down.

Questions: Please call or text Cherie @ 801-652-0398



July 28th, 2018

We are taking the frontrunner to Farmington for a day at Lagoon!

Meeting place: 9:30am, UTA FrontRunner Murray Station, 127 W Vine St, Murray, UT 84107 (to catch 9:38am train)

Lagoon Cost: $58.95 + tax

Things to bring: SUNSCREEN! towel; bathing suit, $ for food

Trampoline Park (Crush & Edge)

August 15th, 2018

$0 - $10

Dodgeball tournament, bouncing, races, snacks etc. We are taking both Crush and Edge to the bounce house to have some fun and burn some energy.

Meet at: Get Air
5546 S. VanWinkle Expressway, Murray

Anne of gg tea

Women: Ladies Tea & Movie Viewing - Anne of Green Gables

October 6th, 2018

$0 - $5

If Anne being spelled with an "e" and quotes like:

"I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers. It would be terrible if we just skipped from September to November, wouldn't it?"

give you a thrill, you'll want to join other "kindred spirits" at our Capital Ladies Tea & Movie Viewing of Anne of Green Gables!

We'll gather together to watch the movie at 11:30am with a break to enjoy afternoon tea at 2pm before watching the final scenes. You may come for the whole movie, or join at any time prior to the tea! Daughters, granddaughter, and other little ladies are welcome! Cost $5, scholarships available.

Capital women

Women: Ladies Night In

November 30th, 2018


Consider joining us for a delicious meal and a movie! We are excited to host our friends from the Rescue Mission Women's Center at Ladies Night In on Friday, Nov. 30 at 6:30pm for a Christmas movie!

We hope you'll come spend time with these women who are working to transform their lives through Christ. Also, if you are willing to volunteer, we have several roles from setting up the room at 5:45pm, to making popcorn, to serving food, or helping to clean up.

Rustic christmas

Women: Christmas Party

December 15th, 2018