GEMS 2021 Programs & Speaker Workshops

6:30 pm at St Paul Lutheran Church

1427 W Lake Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614

Gems Monthly Meetings:  Doors Unlock 5:30pm   

Relock:  6:45 pm Arrange to call a friend to let you in if you arrive after 6:45 pm.

You can leave at any time but the door will lock behind you.

Visitors: There is no charge for a first time visit to the Gems Meeting unless there is a posted non Member Fee for the Program. A visitor log will be maintained.  Subsequent visits will incur a $5 fee for a regular meeting / or the posted Visitor Fee for the program. If one chooses to become a member, all visitor fees paid in the calendar year will go towards the $30 Gems Membership 


2021 Programs and Special Events

Laurie Schierer

Interested?  Questions?  Use the “Contact Us” 

December 1:

Christmas Party!   Still time to sign up!

Our Christmas Party, and the last time we’ll meet today in person for a meeting until April 2022, will be Wednesday, December 1st.    Doors will open at 5 pm, and dinner will be served at 5:30 pm.  Cost is $17.50 by check received by November 15th or via PayPal which is located on the Member Page.  The Menu is Potato Bar, Taco Meat and Chicken, Butter, Sour Cream, Steamed Brocoli, Mushrooms, Shredded Cheese, Bacon Bits and Chili, tossed Sald with Assorted Dressings, and Brownies and Dessert Bars (2 pp) (Chocolate Brownies, Blondes, Lemon Bars & Petite Cheesecakes).

There is an optional Mug Rug exchange.  Please wrap them or put them in a gift bag.  The mug rugs can be the size you like.  Common sizes are 4’ x 6’ or 5’ x 7’.  Any theme or style will be wonderful.

We will be playing a few games, and we do have some donated prizes for the games.

You can attend without eating dinner.  Please just let us know you plan to attend so we set up enough tables and chairs.

We hope you’ll join us.  Deadline for signing up for dinner will be NOVEMBER 15th!!  We hope you’ll join us for a fabulous time!