Mount Olivet Homes’ Auxiliary Family Fall Fest Sat 10/8 9am-1pm, Mount Olivet Careview Home.
Come and enjoy music by Acme Jazz Company in the chapel, items for sale by the residents, the wonderful gift shop, and our yummy bake sale. Fall decorations and festivity throughout the home.

Young Marrieds: Kickoff Event at Fulton Tap Room  (20s-40s) Mon 10/17 7pm, Fulton Tap Room, 414 N 6th Ave, Mpls. Mark your calendars for a kickoff event of the revamped Young Marrieds program! The evening will include: Black Sheep pizza and salad bar, Brewery tour and history of Fulton, non-alcoholic beverages including Citrus Ginger Ale, and of course a chance to meet other young marrieds for good times, laughs, and fellowship! We will conclude the evening with a devotion lead by Kristi Youngdahl. Cost: $20pp ($40 per couple) nonrefundable payment required with registration by 10/12.

Journeying into the Autumn of Life  Thu 10/6 10am-3pm, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center.
Explore the answers to life’s big questions with Ron Petrich, retired Adjunct Professor at Augsburg College. Discern the sense of purpose and vocation that allows us to age with courage and wisdom. Cost: $20 for lunch and program. Optional bus: $5 from 7500 York (8:45am) and Mpls Campus (9:15am). Register: Kaylene Retka 952.469.2175

Food Truck Sunday Sun 10/9 After Worship Services, Mpls Campus James Ave.
Join us for this new event! Rusty Taco, Kona Ice, Kabomelette, Bacon Me Crazy, and Misfit Coffee. Purchase food off the trucks and enjoy live music by Donut Patrol! Invite your friends and neighbors. In case of inclement weather, join us in Fellowship Hall.

Mount Olivet Homes’ Auxiliary Annual Gala  Tue 10/18 5:30pm, Golden Valley Country Club.
This fun evening features live entertainment, family-style dining, silent auction, live auction with FRANK VASCELLARO as emcee, games of chance (cash/check only please), and more. Attire is “dressy casual.” Cost: $85 per person ($30 tax deductible). Register online. With 10 registered guests, reserve a full table by emailing Lori Anderson at Proceeds benefit Mount Olivet Home, Mount Olivet Careview Home, Mount Olivet Day Services, and Mount Olivet Rolling Acres.

Holiday Boutique Sat 11/5 9am-2pm, Mpls Campus.
In addition to specialties from our circles, there will be over 60 unique vendors and a new Food Emporium grouping food vendors and circles with lots of samples available in the youth center! Back by popular demand, Rice pudding by Joy Circle will be for sale again this year in the Food Emporium. Kids will love THE DALA House kids-only shopping area with $5 parent and grandparent gifts. You also will be able to enjoy our Bistro-syle menu with Breakfast at 9-11am and Lunch at 11am-1pm. In addition, assistance will be available for purchasing online tickets for the Women in Leadership
Luncheon on Nov 23 and 36th Annual Christmas Brunch on Dec 17.

Fall Men’s Dinner: “Behind the Scenes of US Bank Stadium” Thu 11/17 6:30-8:30pm, Mpls Fellowship Hall.
Mount Olivet member Eric Brekke worked onsite at US Bank Stadium for 2 years with Mortenson construction until its recent completion.   Come and hear Eric share highlights of the construction process, interesting facts, and see images of areas not open to the public (e.g. locker rooms). Cost: $15 nonrefundable payment required with registration. Register 10/1/-11/10.

Women in Leadership Luncheon: da Bomb Bath Fizzer Girls  Wed 11/23, Check-In / Networking at 11:30am, Lunch Served at 12noon, Pinstripes, Edina.
Speakers: Isabel (15) and  Caroline (14) Bercaw of da Bomb Bath Fizzers.  These sisters and young entrepreneurs will share their story of how “it all started with a bath” and has now moved to distribution of their products in 38 states plus online. All Mount Olivet women, visitors, granddaughters, daughters, and friends are welcome. Cost: $25  ($20, 16 and under) nonrefundable payment required with registration. Register 10/1-11/17 Questions: Teresa Elsbernd 612.867.1087



Easy Holiday Entertaining
Tue 11/8 10am-2pm, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center.
Crafty Ladies Fall Retreat 3pm Fri 11/11 to 1pm Sun 11/13
Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center.
Info Meeting: Lutheran Heritage & Reformation Germany Trip INFO MEETING Sun 11/13 10:45-11:30am, Mpls Youth Center. TRIP DATES July 18-26, 2017.  
Thanksgiving Early Dinner & Youth-Led Worship
Sun 11/20 Mpls Campus, Dinner 6pm, Youth-Led Service 7:15pm.
Hi-er League Pizza & Sacred Ground (18-22yrs)
Wed 11/23 7-8pm, 1700 Chapel Lower Level.