Most circles meet monthly, some at church and some in member's homes. A typical meeting involves a Bible study, discussion of the board meeting, group responsibilities and refreshments. At circle meetings, chairpersons report on board meetings and get member input to bring back to the board.
DORCAS (meets 2nd Thursday at 6:30 pm at church)
Organizes and publicizes the collection of school kits, health kits, sewing kits, soap, quilts, etc. for Lutheran World Relief or other groups.
HANNAH (meets 2nd Tuesday at 6:45 pm at various locations)
Oversees the cradle roll by sending mailings and contacting new parents. Prepares Activity Bag Tree for children. Children may be brought to a meeting when necessary.
MARTHA (meets 2nd Wednesday at 1:30 pm at church)
Oversees the kitchen and makes necessary purchases of supplies. Responsible for kitchen cleaning and inventory. Provides spring birthday party at Fort Dodge Health and Rehabilitation.
MARY (meets 2nd Tuesday at 10:00 am at church)
Lamplighters worship at FD Health and Rehabilitation on the third Wednesday each month, phone new women and invite/bring them to LWML meetings, coordinate sermon tape ministry, and mail greeting cards.
In addition to the above responsibilities, circles work on service projects of their choice. All circles meet together three or four times during the year.