West Des Moines



Register online!

» Session 1: July 16-20, 9:00 am - noon, (age 4 - grade 6*)
» Session 2: July 23-27, 9:00 am - noon, (age 4 - grade 6*)
» Session 3: July 23-27, 6:00-8:00 pm, (age 3 - grade 6*)

Registration Cost

Early Bird: $15 per child; $35 family max until June 15. After June 15: $20 per child; $40 family max.

T-shirts are included with registration. If registering after June 15, sizes will not be guaranteed.

*denotes fall 2018 age group/grade

VolunteersVolunteer for VBS!

More than 1,500 volunteers are needed between now and the end of VBS! Childcare is available for volunteers with children who are too young to attend VBS. For volunteers over age 16 we ask you to fill out a background check form every three years. Click here for descriptions of the volunteer opportunities.

Sign up online:

» Session 1 Volunteer
» Session 2 Volunteer
» Session 3 Volunteer

* Please note: Photographers and videographers will be present during VBS, capturing the various events and activities throughout the week. These photos and videos will be used by Lutheran Church of Hope to promote VBS via mainstream marketing channels such as: church bulletins, printed newsletters, special publications, website and social media. If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy, please direct them to Chris Gunnare, Executive Minister - Operations, at chris.gunnare@hopewdm.org or 222-1520.


If you have questions about online registration or would like more information about VBS, please contact vbs@hopewdm.org or 515-222-1520.