Excursions and Activities
Take a break on Wednesday afternoon and enjoy some of the finest destinations in the Des Moines and Ames area.
Faith will provide limited transportation to Reiman Gardens on the campus of Iowa State University in Ames. The cost is $6 per person, payable when you board the vehicle. Transportation will leave at 1:30 and return to the campus at 5:00. You will pay the entrance fee when you arrive. Click here to reserve transportation to this excursion on Wednesday afternoon.
You may also take in these other sites in Des Moines.
Living History Farms (Des Moines)
A 500-acre interative outdoor museum showing what rural life was like in the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries in Iowa
Jordan Creek Town Center (West Des Moines)
The premier shopping mall in the Des Moines area. If you are a shopper, enough said!
Salisbury House and Gardens (Des Moines)
A beautifully decorated Tudor castle set among well-manicured gardens
You can also enjoy an afternoon of golf at one of Ankeny's courses. Bring your clubs or rent them there.
Faith Pulpit DayMarch 30
This year's Faith Pulpit Day will focus on exposition in theology, preaching, and counseling.
Faith Missions ConferenceMarch 30-April 3
Finish My Work is the theme of this year's Missions Conference.
Spring Instrumental ConcertApril 10
Join us for a concert of sacred and classical music presented by the Faith Community Orchestra and Handbells.
Student Leadership SummitApril 16-18
Evangelist Will Galkin and Dr. Paul Hartog will help teens confront their culture rather than conform to it.
Chorale Concert at IRBCApril 18
The Chorale will present a special concert at the Iowa Regular Baptist Camp for people in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota.
Commencement WeekendMay 7, 8
Find a full schedule of the 2015 commencement weekend events.