Traditional Morning VBS

At Shipwrecked VBS, kids experience God’s Word in surprising and unforgettable ways! Each day one simple Bible truth is reinforced, which makes it easy for kids to remember and apply to real life! Everyone will experience God’s love in a number of ways, including: awesome worship, Bible stories, games, the interactive imagination station, and much more!

Date:   June 18-22 (Monday-Friday)

Time:    9:30-11:45 AM

Location: The Meredith Drive campus

Ages:   Children ages 4 years old (by 9/15/18) through Fall 2018 6th graders. (Students going into 7th grade or older are welcome to register as a VBS helper.)

Cost:    $10 per child. Online registration required.

We will have our VBS Celebration Service during worship services at both the Meredith Drive campus (9:00 AM) and The Bridge (10:00 AM) on Sunday, June 24. Families are welcome to pick the campus worship service that works best for them.

Online registration for our morning VBS has ended, but don't worry!  We welcome walk-in registrations every morning of VBS! Please arrive at our Meredith Drive campus (5128 Meredith Drive, Des Moines, southeast doors of the building) at 9:00 am to register your child in person with one of our helpful registration volunteers!



Evening Vacation Bible School Canceled Due to extensive flooding at our Meredith Drive campus, we have decided to cancel evening Vacation Bible School on July 9, 10 and 12th. Refunds will be made to anyone already registered. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Movie Night at The Bridge campus Only Wed., July 11, 6:00 pm   Come and celebrate Christmas in July with us as we watch the movie The Star: The Story of the First Christmas.  A free family meal of hotdogs, chips, and cookies will begin at 6:00 pm with the movie beginning around 6:45 pm. During the movie, we'll offer free popcorn and candy concessions!  Each child will be given a special Christmas present to take home to remember this fun night and the story of Jesus' birth! This event is indoors in our air-conditioned sanctuary at The Bridge campus,  10025 NW 62nd Ave., Johnston, Iowa 50131. 
*Family Movie Night for July has been canceled at the Meredith Drive campus due to significant flood damage.  We welcome you to join us at our Bridge campus in Johnston.


If the cost is prohibitive for your family please call our church office at 515-276-4901 or email Pastor Bep Reeves at bepreeves@meredithdrive.org to discuss a scholarship before you register. We desire to welcome all children and do not want cost to be a prohibitive factor.