Workshops, Concerts & Other WELS Events
    June-July ~ Overnight Sports Camps in Watertown, WI
  • Luther Prep School in Watertown, WI offers overnight sports camps in June and July. Children in Kindergarten through 5th grade can attend Parent-Child camps for basketball and soccer.  Children in 6th-9th grade can attend Player only camps for basketball and volleyball.  For information, visit lps.wels.net and look for Summer Sports Camps under the Athletics tab.
    June-August ~ Summer Camps at Camp Phillip in Wautoma, WI
  • Camp Phillip in Wautoma offers age-specific camps and specialty camps for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade. All camps include fun Christ-centered activities like campfires, singing, fun at the lake and more. For dates and camp options, visit campphillip.com and tap on Register for Summer Camp.
     
    June 22-25 ~ LWMS Convention in Orlando, FL
  • The 54th annual Lutheran Women's Missionary Society convention will be held June 22-25 in Orlando, FL.  The theme is "Around the world with missions." For more information, visit lwms.org.
    July ~ Camp Bird for Lutherans in Crivitz, WI
  • Camp Bird for Lutherans is a summer camp held in July for kids in 5th-8th grades at Camp Bird Youth Center near Crivitz, Wisconsin. Give your children an experience they will never forget as they grow in their faith, become renewed by God's beautiful creation and create lifelong memories and friends. For more information, visit campbird.org.
    Aug. 4 ~ Bus Tour of Historic WELS Churches in Milwaukee, WI
  • The WELS Historical Institute is sponsoring a day-long bus tour of historic WELS churches to commemorate the 
    500th anniversary of the Reformation. The cost is $70. To register or for more information, contact Lois Artlip at (414) 525-5564 or lois.artlip@icloud.com
     
    Aug. 10 ~ WELS Night at Miller Park in Milwaukee, WI
  • Join thousands of WELS member for the Milwaukee Brewers game against the Minnesota Twins on Thurs., Aug. 10, 2017. Game time is 7:10 p.m. The Brewers are again offering WELS members 50 percent off the price of tickets. Seating will be in a block for WELS members. To get tickets, tap here.
    Oct. 9-12 ~ Organization of WELS Luther Seniors Convention in Pewaukee, WI
  • Pastor Aaron Christie will tell OWLS about Luther and his music, former WELS chaplain Pastor Josh Martin and his wife will talk about the joys of their life and serving the European civilian chaplaincy in Germany, seminary Professor Bradley Wordel will tell of the work being done in our Japanese mission field.  Pastor Tony Schultz will fill hearts with the joy of sharing Jesus with young and old.

    Workshops will offer OWLS a wide variety of topics, including guidance on writing your life story, information about puppet ministry, little known facts about US presidents and their wives, the international student program at MLC, or meet with a WELS member who serves as a representative in the Wisconsin Assembly, Representative Jeremy Thiesfeldt.

    The Organization of WELS Seniors (OWLS) convention is open to all WELS / ELS members who are retired and / or over the age of 50. For more information tap here or e-mail the Convention Coordinator, Werner Lemke, at wandjlemke@msn.com.
     
Praise the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits - ~ Psalm 103:2