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April 2015
$20 - $40

Sr. High OWL Weekend

April 10, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - April 12, 2015 @ 9:00 am EST

Central Region youth (Grades 10-12) are invited to Mississauga for a fun and intensive weekend learning about sexuality issues in an accepting and caring place with other UU youth. This weekend covers one quarter of the subject matter contained in the 10/12 OWL Course. We will be running two different streams focusing on Relationships and Personal Sexuality Issues. Download the registration form now! Contact David Rawlinson, registrar: Cell: 647-226-4495 Email:

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May 2015

CanUUdle XV – ToUUch the Earth

May 15, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - May 18, 2015 @ 12:00 pm EST
First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa, 30 Cleary Ave.
Ottawa, Ontario K2A4A1 Canada
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As youth, we are reaching out, digging down, and exploring with our green thumbs this beloved world we all share. We will be exploring the physicality of our lands, as well as the interconnected web, our spiritual imperative to celebrate and protect this planet. Mother earth and father sky are interwoven into our lives. That is why the theme of CanUUdle XV is “ToUUch the Earth.” Registration is now open.

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July 2015

CERG Goldmine West

July 5, 2015 - July 11, 2015
East Shore UU Church, 0848 Chillicothe Rd
Kirtland, Ohio, OH 44094 United States
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Registration deadline: June 15th. Goldmine is an intense leadership school for youth focusing on self-reflection and leadership skills. Youth learn concrete leadership skills, learn to lead a worship in a wide variety of youth worship styles, and work to articulate the faith based grounding for their values and leadership.

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August 2015
$550 - $625

CERG Goldmine East

August 16, 2015 - August 21, 2015
Stony Point Center, 17 Cricketown Rd
Stony Point, NY 10980 United States
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Registration deadline: July 15. Goldmine is an intense leadership school for youth focusing on self-reflection and leadership skills. Youth learn concrete leadership skills, learn to lead a worship in a wide variety of youth worship styles, and work to articulate the faith based grounding for their values and leadership.

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Power of ComUUnity – Youth Weekend

August 21, 2015 - August 23, 2015
Unicamp of Ontario, 638159 Prince of Wales Rd.
Honeywood, ON L0N 1H0 Canada
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Unicamp's youth weekend conference is open to all high school age participants and their youth advisors. This weekend is an opportunity to participate in workshops, foster friendships, and explore the power of coming together as a Unitarian Universalist Community.  Special emphasis will be placed on discovering the importance and power of community as well as the ways we can work toward building world community with peace, liberty, and justice for all. Youth in grades 9-12 (including those entering grade 9)…

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September 2015

Youth Advisor Training

September 18, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - September 19, 2015 @ 4:00 pm EDT
North Shore Unitarian Church, 370 Mathers Ave.
West Vancouver, British Columbia V7S 1H3 Canada
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The Youth Transition Team at North Shore Unitarian Church invites you to participate in a Youth Advisor Training, led by Rev. Samaya Oakley, former 15-year NSUC Youth Program Coordinator, and Jenna Oakley, Youth Advisor Trainer and member of the region’s Young Adult Community. We warmly welcome them both to our community once again. This workshop is open to community members who want to become Youth Advisors and to those who wish only to learn about the philosophy of our Youth Program and the roles and…

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October 2015

BC Region Youth Con – 2015

October 2, 2015 - October 4, 2015
First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo, 1-595 Townsite Rd
Nanaimo, ON V9S 1K9 Canada
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CONviction Courageous love transforms the world. When the question of justice arises, we will stand on the side of love. This weekend, we will be exploring issues of injustice, solidarity, and standing up for what you believe in. What are your CONvictions? In addition to exploring this theme, Con favorites such as touch groups, worship, mail bags, yummy inclusive food, late night chats and lots other fun crafts and activities will all be there too (including a chance to participate…

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Western Region Youth Con – 2015

October 16, 2015 - October 18, 2015
First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres
Winnipeg, MB R3M 0A7 Canada
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Winnie the Puuh Con We would like to welcome any UU youth from age 12-20 to come spend the weekend in the 100 acer wood with Pooh and his friends. We will be talking about how Pooh and his friends all have such diverse personalities and characteristics yet they all support and accept each other, which is what inspired us to spend some of this weekend exploring the different aspect of mental health and wellness as well as the theme…

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Atlantic Cluster “Mini-Con”

October 16, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Unitarian Fellowship of Fredericton, 874 York St
Fredericton, , NB E3B 3R8 Canada
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Youth from UFF are excited about meeting other youth! On Saturday, you have the choice of attending one of the Hearts and Hands workshop streams or taking part in relaxed creative activities. There will be evening activities and space to sleep overnight or talk on both Friday and Saturday. For more information, contact Jo-Anne Elder-Gomes ( Fee $35 Registration closes Oct. 12 For youth ages 14 – 20. Permission Forms All participants must fill in and send in permission forms…

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$15 - $40

Central and Eastern Region “RainboUU Con”

October 23, 2015 - October 25, 2015
Kingston Unitarian Fellowship, 206 Concession St
Kingston, ON K7K 2B5 Canada
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We welcome you to an exciting weekend of spiritual growth, meeting awesome youth and exploring what we all believe. We will connect over awesome sports, solitude, arts and exploration workshops and build new friendships and communities. Once again we'll be having an optional trip to Fort Fright, a haunted house that everyone who went had a lot of fun at last year. For more information contact - Co-Deans Neal Cameron or Sage Drake at: if you have any questions.…

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May 2016

Sr. High OWL Weekend for Youth

May 6, 2016 - May 8, 2016
Unitarian Fellowship of Peterborough, 775 Weller St
Peterborough, ON Canada
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We are very excited to announce that Unitarian Fellowship of Peterborough will be hosting the next OWL in this region for youth in grades 10-12; the first time that UFP will be hosting this OWL level.

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CanUUdle XVI

May 20, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - May 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm EDT
Unitarian Church of Vancouver, 949 West 49th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5Z 2T1 Canada
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Registration is now open for CanUUdle XVI in Vancouver, BC! CanUUdle is the annual Unitarian Universalist youth conference of the Canadian Unitarian Council. It is a three-day-long social and business conference that runs in parallel with the CUC’s National Conference in May. Started in 2001, CanUUdle has been instrumental in fostering a national Canadian youth community. It has provided an important opportunity for youth from across Canada to come together en masse to build friendships, worship together and grow in their faith and capacity…

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October 2016
$25 - $75

Central Region Fall Gathering 2016

October 29, 2016
Grand River Unitarian Congregation, 299 Sydney St. S.
Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3V8 Canada
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** REGISTRATION EXTENDED TO THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27 AT MIDNIGHT ** Register Now! For a day of workshop streams on music, leadership, and UU identity - youth welcome! Registration includes lunch. Online registration extended to Oct 27. Youth & Young adult registration: $25 or Pay What You Can Early bird registration (Until October 1st): $60 Regular registration (after October 1st): $75 Jr. Youth stream: Cancelled due to low registration Schedule: 9:30 a.m.    Registration and coffee 10:00 a.m.  Welcoming and Gathering Worship 10:45 a.m.…

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November 2016

BC Fall Youth Con

November 11, 2016 - November 13, 2016
North Shore Unitarian Church, 370 Mathers Ave.
West Vancouver, British Columbia V7S 1H3 Canada
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SoUUl Food At this year’s Unitarian Universalist Youth BC Regional Fall Con, we will be exploring how food is intertwined with our identity, spirituality, and social justice. Dates: Friday, November 11 @ 5pm – Sunday, November 13 @ 1pm Click here for more information and registration.    

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February 2017

Youth Summer Seminary

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Harvard Divinity School, 45 Francis Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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A weeklong program for UU youth who are exploring the possibility of becoming UU religious professionals. The program offers youth the opportunity to explore their call to ministry in all its forms, learn about life as a religious professional, and connect with other youth considering ministry, religious education and other religious professional career paths.

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March 2017

Peer Chaplain Training

March 3 - March 5
UU Church of Amherst, 6320 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221 United States
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Open to youth (14-18), young adults (18-35) and youth advisors (25+) $85 USD - register by February 24

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PNWD Chaplain Training

March 3 @ 6:00 pm - March 5 @ 11:00 am EST
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Salem, 5090 Center St. NE
Salem, OR 97317 United States
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Learn about youth con chaplaincy, peer support and peer listening. Open to youth and advisors. $120 - register by February 19

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Toronto OWL Con

March 24 - March 26
First Unitarian Congregation of Toronto, 175 St. Clair Ave. West
Toronto, Ontario M4V1P7 Canada
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Open to youth 14-20 and their advisors, this weekend youth con is a great way to learn about sexuality education through the Our Whole Lives high school curriculum. Registration, details and contact info can be found here RSVP to the Facebook event for updates

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April 2017
$260 - $400

UU-UNO Spring Seminar: Arm in Arm: Interfaith Action to Disarm Our Planet

April 6 - April 8

The spring seminar is a multigenerational event with a youth component - it’s a great opportunity to learn about a current issue, work with other UUs to take action, and get to know the United Nations Office!

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$100 - $120

PNWD Spring Con

April 7 @ 5:00 pm - April 9 @ 12:00 pm EDT
Camp Collins, 3001 SE Oxbow Pkwy
Gresham, OR 97080 United States
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Youth con open to youth aged 14-18 and their advisors in the Pacific North-West District of the UUA. $100 before March 8 or $120 USD until March 22

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Here you will find a curated listing specially compiled with Canadian Youth in mind, and is an attempt to include as many cluster, regional, and national Youth related conferences, trainings and other events as possible. It also might include Cons and trainings happening in the northern United States as well.

The listings in the Calendar are not exhaustive, but are updated on an ongoing basis, as events are developed and advertised, so please check back periodically.

  • If you are organizing a cluster or regional event for youth and would like your event listed here, please contact to have your event added.
  • Subsidies from the CUC are available to help (Canadian) youth and youth advisors with registration and travel costs associated with attending events of these kind.

***unless noted otherwise, all events listed are for Youth ages 14 – 20

If you have questions or concerns about youth guidelines, age ranges or arrangements about youth events, please contact