MidAmerica Region UUA - Upcoming Events https://midamericauua.org Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:50:30 -0500 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management https://www.midamericauua.org/images/stories/logos/MA-logo-2015-round-300w.png Upcoming Events https://midamericauua.org/ en-gb 24 Mar 2017 19:00 : CONcrete - HS Youth CON - Palatine IL https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/694/-/concrete-hs-youth-con-palatine-il https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/694/-/concrete-hs-youth-con-palatine-il Countryside ChurchCONcrete2017Youth CON for age group: 14-18 years old, High School 9th -12th grade

Ask to join the Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1804556859794005/ 

The appropriate registration forms plus a spreadsheet to be used by your religious education advisor to gather the names of your attendees is linked below:  


CONcreteAdvisor Registration 1


Youth $60
Advisors $30

Late Fee Amt: $15

Final Registration Deadline: March 6, 2017 or 200 youth capacity

Scholarships will be available. Contact: Kim Tilford at [email protected]

Scholarship max amount: Based on need


Food options available: Omnivore, Vegetarian, Vegan & Gluten Free

Youth Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:44:36 -0600
31 Mar 2017 : Donate to Chalice Lighters Winter Call by today! https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/474/-/donate-to-chalice-lighters-winter-call-by-today https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/474/-/donate-to-chalice-lighters-winter-call-by-today CL Winter Contribute a

Chalice Lighters Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:20:11 -0600
31 Mar 2017 19:00 : CONspiracy: Southern Area Youth Con in Peoria, IL https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/695/-/conspiracy-southern-area-youth-con-in-peoria-il https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/695/-/conspiracy-southern-area-youth-con-in-peoria-il

CONspiracy, the 2017 Southern Area Youth ConCONspiracy

Age Group: 14-18


$60 for Youth and $40 for youth advisors before March 18, 2017
after March 18, 2017 add $10

Final Registration Deadline: Registration will end at midnight on March 26, 2017 OR once the CON capacity is reached (whichever comes first). PAYMENT must be post marked by Saturday, March 18, 2017 or a $10.00 per person late fee will apply.

The appropriate registration forms plus a spreadsheet to be used by your religious education advisor to gather the names of your attendees is linked below:

CONspiracy Youth Registration Form Spring 2017

CONspiracy Advisor Registration Form Spring 2017

CONspiracy master spreadsheet

Youth Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:12:08 -0600
07 Apr 2017 20:00 : GlobalCON: Junior High Election CON https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/700/-/globalcon-junior-high-election-con https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/700/-/globalcon-junior-high-election-con GlobalCON

All middle school youth and their sponsors are invited to join us for a fun and relaxing youth conference at the UUCTC. Led by our youth, participants will enjoy games, crafts, workshops, worship, CONbands, and a super secret surprise!

Age Group: 6th, 7th, & 8th graders and their adult sponsors

Registration handled by Congregation at GlobalCON Registration

Information Flyer can be found HERE

Final Registration Deadline: MARCH 31, 2017

Youth Fri, 10 Mar 2017 03:42:14 -0600
21 Apr 2017 20:00 : CONclusion Sr.High Bridging & Election CON https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/702/-/conclusion-sr-high-bridging-election-con https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/702/-/conclusion-sr-high-bridging-election-con CONclusion 2017CONclusion – Sr. High Bridging & Election CON


Bridging our Seniors into young adulthood, our community will also be electing new members to the Heartland Area Youth Council at this CON.

Age Group: Youth must be in 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th grades. Adult chaperones must be at least 25 years of age and have a current background check on file at their home church. One adult chaperone needed per 10 youth.  See flyer available  CONclusion Bridging CON Flyer 2017

Registration is handled by the Congregation HERE

Scholarships available: Yes
Scholarship contact: Jean Miller [email protected]
Scholarship max amount:

$40 per youth, $30 per adult sponsor. Families registering more than one person qualify for a $5 discount person. Partial Scholarships are available at $20/$15

Registration deadline is April 14th

Youth Tue, 21 Mar 2017 03:53:00 -0500
26 Apr 2017 19:30 : Ministry Days 2017 - UUMA Pre-RA Meeting https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/690/-/ministry-days-2017-uuma-pre-ra-meeting https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/690/-/ministry-days-2017-uuma-pre-ra-meeting


The Public Space Between: Theology and Practice for Multifaith Justice Ministries

 Theme Speaker: Eboo Patel

Odyssey: Carol Hepokoski

Registration Fee: $120


To Register:

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Pre-Regional Assembly Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:42:53 -0600
27 Apr 2017 10:00 : Adult Faith Development Renaissance Module https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/689/-/adult-faith-development-renaissance-module https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/689/-/adult-faith-development-renaissance-module This module explores faith development and programming for adult Unitarian Universalists. Participants will have ample opportunity to engage with theoretical information, to learn and practice skills, and to explore issues, questions, and models for developing and managing programs in UU congregations and groups

Facilitators: Rev. Phil Lund and Nancy Combs-Morgan, CRE-ML

Age Group: DRE's and DLRE's

Fees: $200 per person

There is also a series of virtual sessions for this event. The sessions are 3/2; 3/16; 3/30; and 4/13. Times for these sessions will be 2:00-3:30 pm ET, 1:00-2:30 pm CT/12:00-1:30 pm MT.

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Faith Development and Religious Education Tue, 10 Jan 2017 02:35:52 -0600
28 Apr 2017 09:00 : LREDA Pre-RA meetings https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/684/-/lreda-pre-ra-meetings https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/684/-/lreda-pre-ra-meetings More details soon!

Faith Development and Religious Education, Pre-Regional Assembly Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:38:50 -0600
28 Apr 2017 13:00 : Organizing for Justice Workshop https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/701/-/organizing-for-justice-workshop https://midamericauua.org/events/eventdetail/701/-/organizing-for-justice-workshop Rev Kathleen McTigueRev. Kathleen McTigue, Director of the  UU College of Social Justice, will lead a workshop entitled "Talking Our Walk”. Learn how to frame action in terms of our UU values.

In addition, a session on action strategies for the year ahead will be held together with other state action networks.

Contact [email protected] for more details.

Presented by UUANI (Unitarian Universalist Advocacy Network of Illinois)

This workshop is the day before the MidAmerica Regional Assembly 2017, held in Oak Brook.  The village of Hinsdale is located next to Oak Brook.


Social Justice, Pre-Regional Assembly Sat, 11 Mar 2017 02:02:06 -0600