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

Apr
16
Fri
Placerville Camp Work Weekend #1 @ Placerville Camp
Apr 16 – Apr 18 all-day

It’s that time of year to be getting ready for summer programming at Placerville Camp! You can help Placerville out by attending one or both of their planned work weekends. The first will be April 16th-18th and the second will be May 21st-23rd. If neither of those dates work for you, but you are able to come on another date, that would be great as well!  Please let Kerry know at uccplace@hotmail.com if interested.

Apr
18
Sun
Black Hills Spring Association Meeting @ South Park UCC, Rapid City AND ALSO on Zoom
Apr 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

After not gathering for more than a year, it’s time for the Black Hills Association of the UCC to hold our annual meeting!

When: April 18th, 2021 at 3:00 pm

Where: South Park UCC, Rapid City AND ALSO on Zoom (Your Choice! Masks and social distancing required for anyone attending in person)

What: Worship with communion, followed by annual meeting

Who: Pastors, Delegates, and Anyone who wants to attend and reconnect with friends from across the association!

Rev. Samantha Houser will provide updates on happenings from around the SD Conference and Tri-Conference. We’ll elect officers for the coming year, and get the association dues and other business that’s been put off during the pandemic caught up! Not ready to meet in person? You can attend by Zoom!

Email bruceherrboldt1973@gmail.com for login information.

Apr
20
Tue
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Apr 20 @ 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 church leaders to check in and hold each other in a peaceful space, ask questions, and pray together in the midst of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. If you need individual support, reach out to any of your ministerial staff to set up a call.

Join on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/704150031

Apr
22
Thu
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Apr 22 @ 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, Rev. Les Parmenter, and Rev. Mark Lee. All Clergy in our Conferences are welcome to join via the Zoom information below:

Topic: Clergy Coffee Hour
Time: 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) every week on Thursdays.
Passcode: CoffeeHour

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84792872924?pwd=Ti9wQ1Z6UDhMYlQ1VFQ1REVoRzJLUT09

Meeting ID: 847 9287 2924
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NOTE: We will not meet on November 26th (Thanksgiving), December 24th (Christmas Eve), or December 31st (New Years).

 

Apr
25
Sun
Two Rivers Association Meeting @ Zoom
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Greetings Friends In The Two Rivers Association! We will be having a virtual Association meeting on April 25th, at 2:00pm CT! Please spread the word to your church members and post this information in your church bulletins and newsletters. We are excited to have our ECM Rev. Brigit Stevens join us for this meeting! Also, please contact the Association leadership to make suggestions on what we need to discuss at our meeting.

To join the meeting, use the Zoom link below to log in.

I look forward to meeting with you in April.

Grace and peace,

David R. Jennys
Two Rivers Association Moderator

Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89053124981
Meeting ID: 890 5312 4981

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Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kb1fsei5XX

Apr
27
Tue
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Apr 27 @ 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 church leaders to check in and hold each other in a peaceful space, ask questions, and pray together in the midst of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. If you need individual support, reach out to any of your ministerial staff to set up a call.

Join on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/704150031

Apr
29
Thu
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Apr 29 @ 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, Rev. Les Parmenter, and Rev. Mark Lee. All Clergy in our Conferences are welcome to join via the Zoom information below:

Topic: Clergy Coffee Hour
Time: 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) every week on Thursdays.
Passcode: CoffeeHour

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84792872924?pwd=Ti9wQ1Z6UDhMYlQ1VFQ1REVoRzJLUT09

Meeting ID: 847 9287 2924
One tap mobile
+16468769923,,84792872924# US (New York)

Dial by your location
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kbsCsPS3EI

NOTE: We will not meet on November 26th (Thanksgiving), December 24th (Christmas Eve), or December 31st (New Years).

 

May
1
Sat
NE – KAMP KALEO Summer Camps – May -July
May 1 all-day
May
3
Mon
BRAVE SPACE: Open Conversations for Anti-Racist Congregations in the Making @ Zoom
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Clergy and congregation members in the Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Conferences are invited to join the Conference Ministerial staff and Conference Collaborating Partners for conversation centered on building an Anti-Racist Church. Join in to learn how to cultivate Brave Spaces in your congregation, share ideas for beginning or continuing Anti-Racism work in your congregation, dialogue about current events and their impact, build relationships with people across the Conferences working to dismantle racism, and discern how to take the next faithful step.

We will meet on Zoom at 7:00pm CT on the first Monday of each month starting March 1st, 2021.

Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84054669781

May
4
Tue
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
May 4 @ 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 church leaders to check in and hold each other in a peaceful space, ask questions, and pray together in the midst of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. If you need individual support, reach out to any of your ministerial staff to set up a call.

Join on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/704150031