Shepherd’s Center Classes – Things You Need to Know

  • Class schedules are updated monthly and posted here on the Shepherd’s Center website ( If you prefer a printer-friendly copy, call our office at (314) 395-0988. We can email you a digital copy or mail you a hard copy.
  • Mask wearing is required for everyone in the building.
  • In order to maintain social distancing, all participants must be pre-registered for classes, no walk-ins. Registration information is posted on this page with each class listing.
  • All in-person participants are required to show proof of COVID vaccination statusCLICK HERE to read vaccination requirement announcement

Brown Bag Lecture Series – September & October

Webster Groves Christian Church, 1320 W. Lockwood Ave., 63122
Bring your lunch and join Shepherd’s Center friends for an informal brown bag gathering from 11:15 to noon prior to each lecture. All lectures are free, donations to the Shepherd’s Center always welcome.

September 12:00-1:00

  • 9/15  Author Visit: Kathy Schrenk – Kirkwood, MO: A Walk Through History
  • 9/22  Medicare Updates with Mary Biggs
  • 9/29  The Life & Work of Thomas Martin Easterly, presented by Roman Beuc

October 12:00-1:00

  • 10/6  10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s, presented by the Alzheimer’s Association
  • 10/13  Review of November 8 Local Ballot Initiatives, presented by League of Women Voters
  • 10/20  Book Review – River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile, by Candice Millard, presented by Tom Cooper



Wednesday Walkers

Wednesday Walkers
Coordinated by Debbie Corson and Shepherd’s Center Volunteers
Join Shepherd’s Center friends for a weekly walk in the park. Enjoy the outdoors, get great exercise, and make new friends.

  • Dates: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month September through November
    (9/14 and 28, 10/12 and 26, 11/9)
  • Time: 9:30-10:30
  • Location: Des Peres Park, 12325 Manchester Road, Des Peres, 63131
  • Entrance & Parking: park entrance and parking off of Ballas Rd.
  • Meeting Place: in front of City Hall
  • Registration Required: call 314-395-0988