5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Volunteers needed for MTO Community Event - Easter Egg Hunt & Fun Fest, April 1st

Join the fun as we welcome dozens of families from our church, school, and community to this fun event on the Saturday before Palm Sunday: April 1st.

We have a spot JUST FOR YOU!  Sign up here 


Volunteers needed to:

  • Fill & return Easter Eggs (provided) with candy/trinkets.
  • "Hide" eggs on the front lawn
  • Welcome families
  • Assist families and children in the simple crafts, games, and activities (materials and directions provided), Balloon Creations (if needed), and hand out prizes
  • Assist with the light supper provided before worship

Event schedule:

2:00 | Volunteers needed to "hide" eggs in the front yard of the church, and monitor the yard as families arrive. Direct them into the church to be seated.

2:30 | Volunteers needed for activity stations in the church, 3-4:30 (all materials and directions provided): Egg Toss, Ring Toss, Crown Craft, Face Painting, and Cross Craft

3:00 | (Families) Gather in church - Egg Hunt and Fun Fest starts after a brief welcome and instructions.

3:15 | (Families) Dismissed to Hunt for 10 eggs per child (non-competitive)

3 - 4:30 | Fun Fest: Games, Crafts, Prizes (volunteers needed)

4:30 | Light Supper (volunteers needed)

5:00 | Worship


Join us in praying for a successful event, where we can share the JOY we have in Jesus as our Savior with many in our community!

Can't volunteer but want to help out? Monetary donations are appreciated. Contact Sandi Christofferson.

Thank you so much! God's richest blessings!

Mt. Olive Outreach Team

what sets us apart

Mount Olive Lutheran Church is a vibrant group of people who love Jesus, one another, and the community we serve. As a local church we are a community of everyday people, seeking to embrace our cities and nations with the love, hope and goodness of our compassionate and faithful God.

Regardless of who you are or where life has taken you thus far, you are more than welcome here.