Our Calendar

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Announcement: In consideration of the health concerns surrounding COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the IA, NE, and SD Conferences and the national setting of the UCC recommend that in-person, large group events be canceled and postponed for the time being. If you make any changes to your event please contact Aidan Spencer at aidan@ucctcm.org. At the recommendation of UCC HR, your conference staff may not be attending events in their regular capacity for their own health and the health of others.

For more information and Conference support through this time, look at our COVID-19 resources.

Before submitting an event, please consider it’s timing and size in relation to the pandemic.

Submit an Event

Fill out the Submit an Event Form to share an event or program for the wider Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Conferences of the United Church of Christ.

NOTE: Please consider the timing and size of the event in relation to the current pandemic.

Event Follow-Up

How did your event or program go? We’d love to hear about it and help others hear about it too. Share your stories and photos through the Event Follow-Up Form.

Clergy leaders in our Conferences can meet for online discussion with our ministerial staff at 12:00pm CT on Tuesdays and for fellowship/coffee hour on Thursdays/ Visit www.ucctcm.org/calendar for the Zoom link.

Tuesdays: Ministers Moments

More Zoom and event information in the calendar events below

Thursdays: Clergy Coffee Hour

More Zoom and event information in the calendar events below

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Office Closed
Office Closed
Dec 28 2020 – Jan 1 2021 all-day
 
NE – KAMP KALEO Summer Camps – May -July
NE – KAMP KALEO Summer Camps – May -July
Jan 1 all-day
2018 Summer Brochure 2018 Kamp News
Smile for Jesus
Smile for Jesus
Jan 1 all-day
PLEASE take some pictures and send them to us in .jpg format.  We want to tell your story on our website picture scroll.  Be sure to have anyone in the pictures sign-off on picture releases.
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Registration opens for Communities of Practice Cohort #2
Registration opens for Communities of Practice Cohort #2
Jan 4 all-day
Register and learn more about Communities of Practice on the Communities of Practice page. Registration for cohort #2 opens on January 4th and closes on February 4th.
Application submission begins for SD Educational Scholarships
Application submission begins for SD Educational Scholarships
Jan 4 all-day
Applications for the South Dakota Educational Scholarships can be submitted from January 4th, 2021 until March 15th, 2021. Visit our forms page for more information.
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Jan 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Information Review due
Information Review due
Jan 6 all-day
Information Reviews are requested each year for those with UCC ministerial standing as part of requirement for good standing. If serving UCC churches in Iowa, Nebraska or South Dakota, but have other denomination connections or in[...]
Church yearbook reporting begins
Church yearbook reporting begins
Jan 6 all-day
Submitting your church’s yearbook information keeps data up-to-date on the UCC’s Find a Church feature, Access UCC, and the annual Yearbook Directory. This information also helps the denomination track trends so they can better serve[...]
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Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Jan 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
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CCAM Meeting 9:00 am
CCAM Meeting @ Iowa Conference UCC
Jan 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
2nd Saturday (every month) at Iowa Conference Office; 9:00am-2:00pm; Contact is Ellis Arnold at ellis@ucctcm.org.
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Jan 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
Pastoral Care Specialist Program 12:00 pm
Pastoral Care Specialist Program @ Des Moines Pastoral Couseling Center
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This two-year course is designed for clergy, parish nurses, Stephen ministers, chaplains and others involved in pastoral care ministries. Meeting monthly, participants learn about areas critical to effective pastoral care, and receive support, encouragement and[...]
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Office Closed
Office Closed
Jan 18 all-day
The offices will be closed today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
Curriculum Preview – White Privilege: Let’s Talk 7:00 pm
Curriculum Preview – White Privilege: Let’s Talk @ Zoom
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wondering about how you and your congregation might engage in meaningful, substantive conversations on race within your congregation?  Come join a conversation about the UCC’s curriculum: White Privilege: Let’s Talk—A Resource for Transformational Dialogue.  Together[...]
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Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Clergy Health and Wellness: Clergy Boundary Training 9:30 am
Clergy Health and Wellness: Clergy Boundary Training @ Online
Jan 28 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Framed through the lens of clergy health and wellness, join in for a not-so-typical clergy boundary training. Through both presentations and small group collaborative learning with case studies written by our pastors, participants will focus[...]
Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
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