United Church of Christ

Our Whole Lives Training Schedule

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2019

February

Feb 1-3, 2019
Levels: Grades 7-9/10-12 Facilitator Training
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registration
Contact: Chanel Gomez, cgomez@uua.org 617-948-6427
Deadline Jan 18, 2019

Feb 1-3, 2019
Levels: Choose one: Elementary (Grades K-1/4-6) Or Jr/Sr High
Location: Union Congregational UCC, St. Louis Park, MN
Contact: Curtis Griesel, curtisg@uccmn.org

February 8-10, 2019
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Shadow Rock UCC, Phoenix, AZ
Registration: contact Karen Richter, Karen@shadowrockucc.org

February 22-24, 2019
Levels: Adult Levels
Sponsor: Tennessee Valley UU Church, Knoxville, TN
Registration
Contact: Catherine Farmer Loya, catherineloya@tvuuc.org, 865-523-4176 x106
Deadline: Feb 8, 2019

March

March 1-3, 2019
Level: Grades K-1/4-6
Location: First Unitarian Church, Memphis, TN
Contact: Cindy Hastings Sakaan dre@churchoftheriver.org (901) 526-8631

March 7-9, 2019 (note: this is a Thursday-Saturday training)
Levels: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Radisson Gateway, Cleveland, OH
Sponsor: UCC National Setting
Trainers: Amy Johnson and Anil Oomen
Contact: Amy Johnson 216-736-3718  owl@ucc.org
Deadline: March 1
March 8-10, 2019
Level:  All Adult Levels
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Contact: Chanel Gomez, 617-948-6427
Registration

March 15-17, 2019
Levels: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Vancouver United Church of Christ, Vancouver, WA
Trainers: Nicole Bowmer and Wade Zick
Contact: Misty Bonham  misty@meridianucc.org  503-583-1379
Deadline: Feb 28

April

April 12-14
Level: Choose one: Grades K-1/4-6 or Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: People's Church, Kalamzoo, MI
Contact: Sarah Schmidt-Lee sarah@dazoofcc.org 269-221-3646
Deadline: March 12

April 12-14, 2019
Levels: K-1/4-6
Location: Anchorage UU Fellowship, Anchorage, AK
Trainers: Aisha Hauser and Rev. Christopher Wulff
Sponsor: Pacific Western Region of the UUA
Contact: pwrregistrar@uua.org

April 12-14, 2019
Levels: K-1/4-6
Location: UU Community Church of Augusta, ME
Trainers: Lara Campbell and CB Beal
Registration: Contact Carney Doucette  dre@uurockland.org  207-594-8750

April 19-21, 2019
Levels: Grades 7-9/10-12 Facilitator Training
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registration
Contact: Chanel Gomez cgomez@uua.org 617-948-6427
Deadline: April 5, 2019

May

May 3-5
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location:  Walker Center, Aubrundale, MA
Registration
Contact: newengland@uua.org (617) 948-6415
Deadline: April 1

May 3-5, 2019
Levels: Choose Elementary (grades K-1/4-6), Jr/Sr High (grades 7-9/10-12), or All Adult Levels
Location: UU Church in Eugene, Eugene, OR
Sponsor: PWR of UUA, UU Church in Eugene, Planned Parenthood of SW Oregon
Questions about registration: Amanda Radak, PWR Registrar, pwrregistrar@uua.org or 720-663-7693
Deadline: April 24

June

June 17-19, 2019 (Note: this is a M-W training)
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12 Facilitator Training
Location: Best Western Plus Milwaukee Airport Hotel and Conference Center, Milwaukee, WI
Sponsor: UCC Open and Affirming Coalition and National Offices of UCC
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/our-whole-lives-training-for-facilitating-jrsr-high-owl-tickets-58662816062
Registrar: Christina Ables Fairman, owlregistrar@gmail.com
Deadline: June 1

June 20-22, 2019
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: University of Louisville, KY
Contact: Riece Hamilton   Riece.Hamilton@louisville.edu
Registration: https://uoflhealthpromotion.as.me/OWL-facilitator-training-grades7-12 

June 23-25, 2019
Level: All Adult Levels
Location: University of Louisville, KY
Contact: Riece Hamilton   Riece.Hamilton@louisville.edu
Registration: https://uoflhealthpromotion.as.me/OWL-facilitator-training

June 28-30, 1029
Levels: K-1/4-6
Location: UU Fellowship of Manhattan, Manhattan, KS
Trainers: Judith Galas and Steve Caldwell
Contact: Sandy Nelson  dre@uufm.net  785-341-0135
Registration: https://form.jotform.com/90524844006150
Deadline: June 17

July

July 12-14, 2019
Level: CHOOSE: Grades K-1/4-6 OR Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Dallas, TX
Sponsor: North Texas UU Congregations
Registration: http://www.ntuuc.org/OWL2019
Registrar: Lauren Daniell  dlre@horizonuu.org  817-832-6437
Deadline: June 15, 2019

August

August 9-11, 2019
Levels: K-1/4-6
Location: Central Union UCC, Honolulu, Hawaii
Sponsor: First Unitarian Honolulu
Trainers: Brandon Duran and Cat Ishida
Registration:  Nan Kleiber nankleiber44@gmail.com  808-737-7544
Deadline: July 9

August 23-25, 2019
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registrar: Chanel Gomez  cgomez@uua.org  617-948-6427
Deadline: Aug 2

August 23-25, 2019
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registrar: Chanel Gomez  cgomez@uua.org  617-948-6427
Deadline: Aug 2

August 30-Sept 1, 2019
Levels: K-1/4-6
Location: East Shore Unitarian Church, Bellevue, WA
Trainers: Aisha Hauser and Samaya Oakley
Contact: Aisha Hauser  dll@esuc.org 425-747-3780
Deadline: July 30

August 30-Sept 1, 2019
Levels: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: East Shore Unitarian Church, Bellevue, WA
Trainers: Milly Mullarky and Emmalinda MacLean
Contact: Aisha Hauser  dll@esuc.org 425-747-3780
Deadline: July 30
Aug 30-Sept 1, 2019
Levels: All Adult Levels
Location: East Shore Unitarian Church, Bellevue, WA
Trainers: CB Beal and Christopher Wulff
Contact: Aisha Hauser  dll@esuc.org 425-747-3780

September

September 13-15, 2019
Levels: K/1 and 4/6 Training
Location: Oak Park Township Senior Services, Oak Park IL 
Sponsoring Organization: Oak Park Our Whole Lives
Trainers: Sue Ellen Braunlin and Carolyn Meagher
Registrar: Nora Durkin
Registrar email: opowlreg@gmail.com
Deadline: August 23

2020

January

Jan 24-26, 2020
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registrar: Chanel Gomez  cgomez@uua.org  617-948-6427
Deadline: Jan 3

February

Feb 14-16, 2020
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registrar: Chanel Gomez  cgomez@uua.org  617-948-6427
Deadline: Jan 17

March

March 13-15, 2020
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registrar: Chanel Gomez  cgomez@uua.org  617-948-6427
Deadline: Feb 14

April

April 24-26, 2020
Level: Grades 7-9/10-12
Location: Walker Center, Auburndale, MA
Sponsor: New England Region UUA
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/owl-facilitator-training-for-grades-7-to-12-registration-59583543984
Registrar: Chanel Gomez  cgomez@uua.org  617-948-6427
Deadline: March 20