Monthly Archives: July 2015

Now Accepting Workshop Proposals for Summer Institute 2016

The Summer Institute Planning Committee (SIPC) is looking for workshop proposals for SI 2016.   If you are interested please submit a proposal to the links below.    ALL proposals are due OCTOBER 1st, 2015.

Afternoon workshops –

Morning Seminars –…

More SI 2015 Photos!

Have you had your fill of photos from SI 2015 yet? Of course not! Brad Bolton, the official SI Photographer, takes lots of great photos that don’t end up in the slideshow. Take a look on his site:

Brad’s SmugMug gallery…

2015 Audio

2015 Audio includes all of the morning theme talks presented by Rev. Joan Van Becelaere. Her theme for the week was Faith, Evolving: How American Religion Is Changing and What It Means for Unitarian Universalism.

2015 Morning Worship was led by Rev. Lynn Kerr and 2015 Vespers led by Rev. Joe Cherry and Rev. Denis Paul and one each by the Youth and Young Adults.

All the files are downloadable for free, and are linked as mp3 files. You are welcome to download and use them for personal use only. Content is copyright the presenter.


SI 2015 Slideshow

Summer Institute 2015:…

Sunnyhill Photo

All Sunnyhillers are to meet on the Church steps immediately following
Saturday morning service. Spread the word!…

Move Out Assistance

If you need assistance moving out, John Marfy and his team of intrepid volunteers can help. Call him at (330) 289-5913.…

Youth to Young Adult Bridging

Bridging from youth to young adults is scheduled for tonight, immediately following community vespers, on the First Church front lawn.  The rain location is the science center atrium. …


Please check out by noon tomorrow. Take your key, in its original envelope, and your key card to CSIC. This office is accessed via the door at Stevenson in between the cafeteria doors. Let them know if you have lost either and check the lost and found while there.…

Plate Amnesty

All dishes can (and should) be returned to Stevenson or CSIC today.…

Nathan Gets pied for the scholarship fund

Kent Photo

Kent group photo 9:45 am Saturday on church steps.…

World Cafe a Success!

World Café was a wonderful success! Some wonderful comments and
suggestions were harvested. Your SIPC will be reviewing all your work
and beginning the process of priortizing and considering how we can
make SI even more wonderful for our growing community! We are
enormously grateful to all the 85+ folks who took time to share their
ideas and lovingly offer their suggestions. We are an evolving and
growing community grounded in Love!…

Tie Dye

If you did some tie dying last year and forgot to take it home, it is now at the tie dye station.…

Seminar and Workshop Leaders

Seminar or workshop leaders: Please be aware that if you wish to be
reimbursed, there is a deadline. 
There are 2 ways to submit a reimbursement form :
1. find the online form at the Ohio Meadville website. About > Forms
2. submit copies of your receipts to Anne Wilson. she also has copies
of the required form.

Also remember to return the room you’re using to the state it was in at the beginning of the week.…

Small Ensembles II

Friday’s small ensembles will begin at 9:45 PM at the church on Friday.…