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bullet District Calendar
bullet District-Sponsored Events
bullet Events Sponsored by the Central East Regional Group (CERG) or Districts in CERG CERG comprises the Joseph Priestley, Ohio-Meadville, Saint Lawrence, and Metro NY districts.
bullet Webinars Sponsored by the Central East Regional Group
bullet Events Sponsored by Congregations and UU Related Organizations
bullet Summary of Events for Youth For more information regarding all youth events, visit www.metroyac.org.
bullet You may also want to visit the District calendar or the District Young Adults calendar.
bullet List of UU Summer Camps Near Metro New York - 2013.
 

District-Sponsored Events

   
Junior Youth Retreat
September 13-14, 2014
Camp Herrlich, Patterson NY
For a flyer, click here
.
To register, click here.
For the waiting list, click here.
 
Senior Youth Advisor Workshop
September 27, 2014
Central Unitarian Church, Paramus NJ
For a flyer, click here
.
To register, click here.
 
Compassionate Communication Workshop: Nurturing Ourselves
October 25, 2014, 9:00 am-3:00 pm
UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
For more information, click here
.
 
Colleague Conversations
October 29, 2014
Community Church of New York UU, Manhattan
For minister and religious educator teams.
For a flyer, click here
.
To register, click here.
For more information, contact Andrea Lerner.-
 
Ninth Annual Leadership Day: Defying Gravity
November 15, 2014
UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
Details to come.
 
Compassionate Communication Workshop: Nurturing One Another
November 22, 2014, 9:00 am-3:00 pm
UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
For more information, click here
.
 
Small Wonder: A Day of Learning and Sharing for Smaller Congregations
January 24, 2015
Location tba
For a flyer, click here
.
Registration information to follow.
For more information, contact Andrea Lerner.-
 
CERG-Sponsored Events or CERG Districts-Sponsored Events
 
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In Our Own Backyard: The Immigration Crisis - September 13-14, 2014
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CERG Regional Youth Con - October 10-13, 2014
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Haiti Journey with UU College of Social Justice Opportunity - January 17-24, 2015
   
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Click here for more information about the Central East Regional Group (CERG).
 
Summary of Events for Youth
 
You may also want to visit the MetroYouth website: www.metroyac.org
What When Where
Goldmine Youth Leadership School July 6-12, 2014 East Shore UU Church, Kirtland, OH
Goldmine Youth Leadership School August 17-23, 2014 Unitarian Church of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY
YAC Retreat (members only) August 30-31, 2014 Murray Grove Retreat Center, Lanoka Harbor, NJ
Junior Youth Retreat September 13-14, 2014 Camp Herrlich, Patterson, NY
YAC Meeting September 26-27, 2014 Central Unitarian Church, Paramus NJ
Youth Advisor Workshop September 27, 2014 Central Unitarian Church, Paramus NJ
UULMNJ Action Day September 27, 2014 Central Unitarian Church, Paramus NJ
Cluster Events Early October ALL OVER!
CERG Regional CON (limited registration) October 10-13, 2014 Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Centre County, State College, PA
Social CON October 31-November 2, 2014 Unitarian Society of Ridgewood, Ridgewood, NJ
Team Leadership Training for Youth/Advisors November 14-16, 2014 UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
Defying Gravity Leadership Day November 15, 2014 UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
YAC Meeting November 15-16, 2014 UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
YAC Meeting January 10, 2015 Location tba
Social CON January 30-February 1, 2015 UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
Cluster Con Weekends February, 2015 ALL OVER!
Evening cluster event February 6, 2015 First Unitarian Society of Plainfield, Plainfield, NJ
YAC Meeting March 7, 2015 Location tba
Junior Youth Con March 21-22, 2015 UU Congregation at Shelter Rock, Manhasset NY
UU-UNO Spring Seminar April 8-11, 2015 NYC
Social CON April 17-19, 2015 Unitarian Church in Summit, Summit, NJ
Metro NY Annual Meeting May 1-2, 2015 Morristown, NJ
YAC Meeting May 23-24, 2015 Community Unitarian Church at White Plains, White Plains, NY
General Assembly June 24-28, 2015 Portland, OR

MORE EVENTS TO COME SOON

 
Events Sponsored by Congregations and UU Related Organizations
   
bullet September 5, 2014 - GARDEN STAGE PRESENTS THE NO FUSS AND FEATHERS ROADSHOW  -
sponsored by The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Central Nassau
   
bullet September 11, 2014 - RESTORE DEMOCRACY! GET MONEY OUT OF POLITICS!  -
sponsored by The Morristown Unitarian Fellowship
   
 
Garden Stage Presents The No Fuss and Feathers Roadshow
sponsored by The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Central Nassau
223 Stewart Ave, Garden City NY
 
Friday, September 5, 2014 - 8:30 pm
open mic - 7:30 pm
 
The No Fuss and Feathers Roadshow is an in-the-round, collaborative project that presents Carolann Solebello, Karyn Oliver, and The YaYas (Catherine Miles and Jay Mafale) sharing the stage, playing on each other?s songs, harmonizing, percussing, and generally having a heck of a good time!
 
All four members of the No Fuss and Feathers Roadshow (NFFR) are veterans of the "Joni Mitchell's Blue" tribute show presented by the NYC female songwriter collective known as Chicks with Dip. During those performances, the four had the opportunity to play together and discovered that their combined talents made for a pretty special sound. The show found its title by combining a nod to the Chicks with Dip (in the "feathers" reference) with a hint as to the nature of the show - not pretentious or unnecessarily ornate - simply a group of highly regarded songwriters who have great respect for each other, both personally and professionally, coming together to share their work with an audience.
 
For more about the No Fuss and Feathers Roadshow, click here.
 
$20 with advance reservation, $22 without.
 
For reservations and Information email - calendar@uuccn.org or call (516) 248-8891.
 
Garden Stage is an all-volunteer, non-profit, committee of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Central Nassau.
 
Indulge in delicious homemade desserts in the Mallette Gallery during the intermission.
 
For more information please visit www.gardenstage.com, www.uuccn.org or call 516-248-8891.
 

 
Restore Democracy! Get Money OUT of Politics!
sponsored by The Morristown Unitarian Fellowship
21 Normandy Heights Rd, Morristown NJ
 
September 11, 2014 - 7:30 pm
 

What’s Happening and What You Can Do NOW

 
The following leaders of New Jersey for the Overturn of Citizens United (NJOCU), a statewide coalition of 27 organizations, will speak on several issues in the rapidly growing national movement to remove the corrupting influence of money on our elections.
 
Susannah Newman, Founder/Coordinator, NJOCU Coalition
 
Mark Doenges, Founder/Webmaster, NJOCU Coalition
 
bullet Proposal by Congress for a US Constitutional Amendment to restore campaign finance regulation and government by the people, in particular, the status of the “Democracy for All” amendment (SJR19) currently pending for a vote in the full Senate *
bullet Where do NJ Congressional candidates and incumbents stand on an amendment and the NJOCU “Ask” Campaign?
bullet Resolutions passed by NJ municipalities in support of an amendment, and what can be done to gain the support of more NJ municipalities
bullet Government by the People Act (SB 20) federal legislation for public financing of congressional campaigns that can broaden participation by small donors
bullet MAYDAY SuperPAC to help elect lawmakers who are committed to fundamental reform which would diminish the influence of big donors in elections
 
*UPDATE! Before leaving for August recess, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid filed for cloture on the Democracy for All amendment (SJR 19).THE CLOTURE VOTE (which ends debate thereby ending McConnell’s filibuster) IS SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8!!
 
For instructions on what YOU can do NOW in support of a Senate YES vote on cloture as well as on this US Constitutional Amendment, go to the NJOCU website at www.njocu.org.
 

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