Our Whole Lives Training Schedule

Our Whole Lives Training Schedule

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2017

May

May 18-20, 2017
Level: YOUNG ADULT AND ADULT TRAINING
Location: University of Louisville
Sponsor:University of Louisville Dept. of Health Promotion
Trainers:Kathleen Baldwin and Mark Huffman
Contact: Sara Choate sara.choate@louisville.edu (502) 852-8799
Deadline:May 4, 2017
Event Website                                             

May 19 -21, 2017
Level: K-1 AND 4-6 OWL Training
Location: Pilgrim Point Camps & Retreats, Alexandria, MN
Trainers: Judith Galas & Lori Alford
Sponsoring Organization: Minnesota Conference UCC
Contact: Zac Norenberg zacn@uccmn.org (612) 871-0359
Event Website
Deadline: Monday, May 8, 2017

May 19-21, 2017
Level:7-9 AND 10-12 OWL Training
Location: Pilgrim Point Camps & Retreats, Alexandria, MN
Trainers: Laura Haave & Ryan Shriver
Sponsoring Organization: Minnesota Conference UCC
Contact: Zac Norenberg zacn@uccmn.org (612) 871-0359
Event Website
Deadline: Monday, May 8, 2017

May 19-21, 2017
Level:  Secondary (Grades 7-9/10-12)
Location: Midland, MI
Sponsor: UCC of Midland
Contact person:   Jennifer Ringgold   Director of Educational Ministries UCC, Midland   (989) 631-1136
Information and Registration

May 25-Sat May 27, 2017
Levels:  Grades 7-9/10-12
Location:  Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago, IL
Contact: Shelley Donaldson  sdondaldson@fourthchurch.org
Registration

June

June 9-11, 2017
Level: Elementary
Location: Tennessee Valley UU Church, Knoxville, TN
Trainers: Cindy Beal and Steve Caldwell
Registrar: Catherine Farmer Loya, catherineloya@tvuuc.org
Registration

June 19-21, 2017
Level: 7-9 AND 10-12 OWL Training
Location: Community Church UU, New Orleans
Sponsor: Greater New Orleans Unitarian Universalist
Trainers: Melanie Davis and Steve Caldwell
Contact: Laura Carman lcarman@cox.net (504) 258-6695
Registration
Deadline: May 31, 2017

PRE-SYNOD! June 27-29, 2017 (Tuesday-Thursday)
Levels: Register for one combined level only: K-1 and 4-6; 7-9 and 10-12; or Young Adult and Adult
Sponsor: Unitarian Universalist Association
Location: Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia MD
K-1 and 4-6 Trainers: Darrell Renfroe and Cindy Beal
7-9 and 10-12 Trainers: Amy Johnson and Melanie Davis
Young Adult and Adult Trainers: Christina Fairman and Joy Cobb
Event Website
Contact for All Trainings: Robin Slaw dre@uucolumbia.net (410) 381-0097
Deadline: June 17, 2017

July

July 7-9, 2017
Level: 7-9 AND 10-12 OWL Training
Location: Unitarian Universalist of Buffalo
Sponsor: Central East Region
Trainers: Tina Lesley-Fox and Ryan Shriver
Contact Patricia Infante pinfante@uua.org (609) 792-9042
Deadline: June 23, 2017

July 14-16, 2017
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: First Church UCC, Nashua, NH
Contact: Deborah Hoyt, 603-882-4861  dhoyt@firstchurchnashua.org
Registration
Early Registration rate before May 31st

August

August 7-9, 2017*
Level: Elementary
Location: Post Oak School (Museum District Campus)
Sponsor: Post Oak School
Registrar: Jami Sweeney, jamisweeney@postoakschool.org, 713-661-6688
* Schedule will allow taking both Elementary and Secondary trainings--they do not overlap in schedule

August 9-11, 2017*
Level: Secondary
Location: Post Oak School (Museum District Campus)
Sponsor: Post Oak School
Trainers: Judith Galas and Ashley Johnson
Registrar: Jami Sweeney, jamisweeney@postoakschool.org, 713-661-6688
* Schedule will allow taking both Elementary and Secondary trainings--they do not overlap in schedule

August 18 – 20, 2017
Levels: Facilitators can choose to be trained either in the OWL for Grades K-1 and 4-6, or for OWL for Grades 7-9 and 10-12
Location:First UU Church Portland, OR
Trainers: Elementary--Samaya Oakley and Jesse Jaeger
Secondary--Nicole Bowmer and Derby Davidson
Registration

September

Sept 1-3, 2017
Level: 7-9 and 10-12 Training
Sponsor/Location: East Shore Unitarian Church, Bellevue, WA
Trainers: Milly Mullarky and T. Anil Oommen
Event Website
Contact: Aisha Hauser dre@esuc.org (425) 747-3780
Deadline: August 11, 2017

October

October 13, 2017 to Sunday, October 15, 2017
Level:7-9 AND 10-12 OWL Training
Location: Holston Valley UU Church, Johnson City, TN
Trainers: Mark Huffman and Erica Hazra
Sponsoring: Religious Education Collaborative at Holston Valley UU Church
Contact: Denee Mattioli deneejoycemattioli@yahoo.com (423) 341-9254
Event Website
Deadline: September 1, 2017

November

November 10-12
Levels: Choose one: Elementary (Grades K-1 and 4-6), Secondary (Grades 7-9 and 10-12), Adult/Young Adult (18+ and post high school)
Sponsor: PNCUCC
Location: Pilgrim Firs Conference and Retreat Center, Port Orchard, WA
Registration
Contact Wade Zick, wade@pilgrim-firs.org 

Contact Info

Amy Johnson
Our Whole Lives Coordinator
700 Prospect Ave E
Cleveland, OH 216-736-3718
johnsona@ucc.org