ALOA sponsors and works with other organizations on a variety of events for active older adults. These gatherings provide opportunities for spiritual growth, fellowship and fun in relaxed, inter-Lutheran settings.
Lutherhostels are 4-6 day events held in retreat-like settings. They typically include a study topic, music and worship, along with recreational and fellowship activities.
- Ironwood Springs Lutherhostel – October, 2021
SeniorFests & ALOAFests
SeniorFests and ALOAFests are single-day events, often co-sponsored by synods, districts, seminaries and other institutions. They include a featured speaker, workshops, music and worship.
ALOAFest took place in Austin, Texas on February 1, 2020. Check back for future scheduling of these and other events.
- ALOA/POAMN Conference – Lakeland, Florida – October 7, 2021
Travel with an ALOA group and enjoy sites of significance or a leisurely cruise with other older adults connected with ALOA.
- Oberammergau Passion Play – September, 2022
A time of enrichment at a camp or conference center exploring God’s calling in the second half of life.
CONFERENCES & Workshops
Occasional events coordinated in regional areas or in partnership with other Older Adult Ministry organizations.