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.

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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.

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NE – KAMP KALEO Summer Camps – May -July
NE – KAMP KALEO Summer Camps – May -July
Sep 1 all-day
2018 Summer Brochure 2018 Kamp News
Smile for Jesus
Smile for Jesus
Sep 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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Labor Day – Offices Closed
Labor Day – Offices Closed
Sep 2 all-day
The Des Moines and Sioux Falls offices will be closed in observance of the Labor Day Holiday.
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Rooted in Self Discovery Series – Part 1 8:30 am
Rooted in Self Discovery Series – Part 1 @ CoWorkQC
Sep 7 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Join Rev. Becky David for the first part of the “Rooted in Self Discovery Series”. You may attend for the full event (8:30am – 4:00pm) for $75.00 or just the morning session (8:30am – 11:30am)[...]
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Pastoral Care Specialist Program 12:00 pm
Pastoral Care Specialist Program @ Des Moines Pastoral Couseling Center
Sep 12 @ 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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CCAM Meeting 9:00 am
CCAM Meeting @ Iowa Conference UCC
Sep 14 @ 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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Ethical Boundary Training for Clergy 9:00 am
Ethical Boundary Training for Clergy @ Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Ethical Boundary Training for Clergy @ Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center
What are healthy boundaries?  Why are they important?  What is the difference between boundary crossing and boundary violation?  Beginning with an understanding of the nature of ministry, this workshop will focus on the broad range[...]
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Emerging Ministries Summit 2019 10:00 am
Emerging Ministries Summit 2019 @ United Church of Christ
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Come collaborate with friends and colleagues from around the South Dakota conference for a day of re-connecting with the history, polity and theology at the heart of the United Church of Christ. Designed for the[...]
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Eastern Iowa Association Meeting 2019 1:30 pm
Eastern Iowa Association Meeting 2019 @ Zion United Church of Christ
Sep 22 @ 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm
The 2019 Eastern Iowa Association Meeting will be held on Sunday, September 22nd, 2019, at Zion United Church of Christ in Lowden. Please join them for an afternoon of music, food, and fellowship! There will[...]
Two Rivers Association Meeting – SD 2:00 pm
Two Rivers Association Meeting – SD @ Mitchell UCC
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The business meeting of the Two Rivers Association will include the nomination and affirmation of an association moderator, a lay representative to Committee on Ministry and any other positions that need to be filled. The[...]
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Farm Ranch Stress Summit 10:00 am
Farm Ranch Stress Summit @ Arrowwood Cedar Shore Resort & Conference Center
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm
The Farm Ranch Stress Summit is intended for farmers and ranchers and any agri-business and farm services professionals, and individuals who work in a helping profession (counselors, social workers, clergy, etc.) Keynote speaker is Dr.[...]
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Tri-Conference Ministries Board Meeting 6:00 pm
Tri-Conference Ministries Board Meeting @ Zoom Videoconference
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Regular meeting of the Tri-Conference Board (Staffing collaboration of the Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota conferences of the United Church of Christ.)
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On the Brink 1:00 pm
On the Brink @ Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
On the Brink: A group for Religious Professionals Transitioning into Retirement Retiring from active religious and spiritual leadership evokes many emotions–dread, joy, fear, anxiety, excitement…Questions arise: “How will I find meaning and purpose?” “What is[...]
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I know all are welcome at the table, but do I have to sit next to you? 9:00 am
I know all are welcome at the table, but do I have to sit next to you? @ Cedar Falls United Church of Christ
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cedar Falls UCC is sponsoring an educational event focused on getting along with others. To register, email cedarfallsuccpastor@gmail.com. Early registration through email is $25 and registration at the door is $35. Both fees include lunch.[...]
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