Monthly Archives: July 2017

OASIS News for August 2017

O.A.S.I.S. Fall Gala – Sunday, October 8

Benefit Dinner and Silent Auction

Save the date! The dinner and silent auction associated with the Annual Golf Tournament was separated from the golf tournament to allow for more attendees. This event is now called the O.A.S.I.S. Fall Gala and is being held the evening of Sunday, October 8th at Old Hickory Golf Club in St. Peters. Plans are in the works to have food and drinks, a silent auction, and a brief program. Please contact the Auction Chairperson, Shirley Stenberg on 636-294-0973 if you or your group is interested in donating items for the silent auction.  More information to come as planning finalizes.

Thinking about Volunteering at the Pantry?

  • A helping hand is always welcome at O.A.S.I.S. here are some ways in which you or your group can help.
  • October 8 attend the Fall Gala Benefit at Old Hickory and/or have you or your group provide an item for the silent auction.
  • Thursday or Saturday mornings from 9:30 am to 12:00 noon Grill hot dogs while the pantry is open.
  • Hold a food drive and stock the shelves.
  • November 18 help with the Boy Scout Food Drive by separating items and stocking shelves.
  • 2nd Tuesday of each month stock the shelves from 8:30 am to 10 am with USDA Food.
  • Saturday afternoons from 12 noon to 2:30pm help clean the food pantry.

If you, your group, or your church has interest in these opportunities please contact Terry Rodewald at 636-723-0037 or Mike Wraspir @ 636-292-1184 or Loretta MacCallum @ 636-233-1237 or email the pantry at

Thank you for your support,

The O.A.S.I.S. Food Pantry Board Members

Free Health & Wellness Classes – every 2nd Monday

Free Health & Wellness Classes
Mid Rivers Campus
2nd Monday of the month, 7-8 pm, beginning July 10

With a Christ-centered focus, these classes will cover a range of health and wellness topics to help you make healthier food and lifestyle choices. We seek to equip you with the knowledge on how better health is gained through making healthy choices about the food we eat, exercise, cooking techniques, and more. We’ll focus on how God designed our bodies, the food we eat and His great plan and purpose for our lives.


July 10: Clearing Up all the Confusion: How should I eat to be healthy and lose weight?

August 14:: A Guide to Meal Planning & Healthy Snacks

September 11: The Importance of Hydration: Take a specialized water bottle home to help keep you on track to drink more water!

October 9: Nutritional Supplements: Do I need them and which ones do I buy?

November 13: Healthy Desserts Heading into the Holidays

December 11: How to Keep Toxins Out of Your House and Body