Upcoming Youth Cons

diverse youth standing in circle

If you are interested in any of these conferences please email Arran for more information as soon as possible. Financial support is available for most of the events. New to youth cons? Check out the CUC’s Youth Cons 101 page for more info on what to expect.

JUUst Keep Swimming: Western Regional Youth Con (ages 12-20) 

October 18-20, 2019. Unitarian Church of Edmonton
Youth and their adult advisors from across the Western Region will gather in Edmonton to strengthen their community, find spiritual sustenance and swim towards the future. **As usual, this year’s youth con will include time for youth community activities and social time in the evenings and on Saturday morning; and multigen time with the whole conference for Friday’s Ingathering service, Saturday afternoon workshops, lunch and dinner on Saturday, and Sunday morning worship. Registration: until October 7, 2019
More info and to register.

PNWD Spring Con (high school)
Friday, April 24 to Saturday, April 25, 2020, NOW ONLINE

The Pacific North-West Youth Con will be a two-part virtual event held on Zoom. Friday evening we will be gathering online from 6:30pm to 9:30pm, and again on Saturday from 1pm to 6pm. Join youth (ages 14-18) from all over the Pacific Northwest for a weekend of fellowship, learning, and spiritual rejuvenation.

Registration now: https://www.cognitoforms.com/PacificWesternRegionUUA/PNWDVirtualSpringCon2020

Canuudle XX
May 15 -18, 2020, NOW ONLINE (age 14-19)

This year the con will be online – and will be called CazUUM. This change may make the con more accessible to you/your youth… Without the expense of traveling to Halifax!

Register now: https://cuc.ca/events/canuudle-xx/1589544000/1589832000/

UU GENERAL ASSEMBLY YOUTH (grades 9-12)
June 24-28, 2020. NOW ONLINE

Not only do you get to worship, witness, learn and connect in a multigenerational continental community, you can get to know hundreds of other youth and participate in making an impact on the Association through the democratic process.  More info and registration: https://www.uua.org/ga/registration/youth

Summer Seminary (grade 10-12)
2020 Dates and location TBC.

Summer Seminary is a program for Unitarian Universalist youth exploring the possibility of becoming a religious professional. Focusing on discernment and exploring various forms of ministry including parish, lay, community, religious education and music ministry, the program offers youth the opportunity to learn about life as a religious professional, and connect with other youth passionate about Unitarian Universalism considering religious professional career paths. More info: https://www.uua.org/youth/events/summerseminary

Goldmine Justice Journey (High School Youth)
2020 dates TBC. Pasadena, CA.

Join us for a leadership, immersion experience focusing on environmental sustainability through service, learning, and spiritual practice designed to be reflective and to sustain future justice work. For more info see: https://www.uua.org/pacific-western/youth-ministries/events/goldmine-youth-leadership-school