MNY Youth Conference, January 31-February 2, 2020, Summit, NJ
MNY Youth Conference NJ 120
2020-01-31 19:00:00
2020-02-02 08:30:00
Friday, January 31, 2020 - 7:00 pm EST to Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 8:30 am EST

Type of event: Conference

Sponsor: Central East Region of the UUA, Beacon UU Congregation in Summit, Summit, NJ

It's going to be indescribably fun. Social Con. Touch Groups, Workshops, All-Con. This event is a social con for youth in grades 9-12. Social cons provide a safe space for UU youth to meet other youth and explore their religious identity. At cons, UU youth from different congregations come together for a weekend of worship, workshops, and fun!

Capacity for this event is 120 youth, 30 sponsors. The required youth to adult ratio is 7:1.

Everyone should bring comfortable shoes for walking the grounds outside. Youth should bring pillows, sleeping bags, clothes, toiletries, instruments and a positive attitude. Do note the building is nut free.

One of our workshops will include a walking trip to the Summit Green, a public park, where we will play winter outdoor games. Please bring appropriate clothing!

We can pick up people to/from the train station in Summit. The host congregation would love to have youth, advisors and adults who are picking up stay for services at 9:30 am.

Fee: $30 per youth, sponsors are free. You may pay by credit card when you register, however that will increase your fee by $1 per person. If you pay by check or cash, you must bring that with you to the con. Checks should be made out to UUA-CER. No credit card payments on site.

If you are unable to pay the full registration fee and need a full or partial waiver you may request that on the registration form. You will  be notified if your request is denied. Please bring your partial payment with you.

If this is your first conference, please read the Behavioral Expectations which describes our expectations of youth and adults attending youth events in the region and the CER Youth Event Procedures and Requirements. You will be asked about these documents in the registration process.

Register as a Youth.
Registration for closes Jan 24 at 5 pm. If the registration is no longer accepting submissions, the con is full, please email the registrar to be placed on the waiting list - Registrar is Jamaine Cripe, jamaine [at] summitbeacon [dot] org

Register as an adult sponsor
Registration closes Jan 24 at 5 pm.
Please note that all adults who attend must have a background check less than 3 years old to attend this event and must be registered by their congregation as an approved adult. If this has not yet happened, please talk with your religious educator or other congregational leader.

Registrar is Jamaine Cripe, jamaine [at] summitbeacon [dot] org (jamaine [at] summitbeacon [dot] org,) youth registrar is Ben Burtt, ben [dot] n [dot] burtt [at] gmail [dot] com

Address

4 Waldrom Avenue
Summit
NJ
07901
US
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Beacon UU Congregation
4 Waldrom Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
United States
Beacon UU Congregation, 4 Waldron Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901

For more information contact cer@uua.org.

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