Hey folks, just want to give any FYI about some upcoming Continental conferences:

If you identify as a person of color, you may want to check this out from our Diverse Revolutionary Unitarian Universalist Multicultural Ministries (aka DRUUMM):

A message from the Druumm Steering Committee:

DRUUMM Annual Conference 2008
A People of Color Conference
Friday, November 7 – Sunday November 9
Murray Grove Retreat Center
Lanoka Harbor, NJ
HIGHLIGHTS:

*Meet new UUA Staff and DRUUMM Steering Committee members who are
working to strengthen People of Color Ministry in Unitarian Universalism
including Rev. Danielle DiBona, DRUUMM President

*Learn and give feedback on the past and future of DRUUMM through an
assessment being conducted by Crossroads Ministry

*Workshops and Discussion choices on internalized oppression,
anti-racism, spirituality, creativity and social justice

*Eat great food!
*Family, children and youth friendly
*and be a part of a wonderful UU community for a weekend

Join Co-Deans Rev. Leslie Takahashi-Morris and Rev. Om Prakash John
Gilmore for a weekend of great community, growing, and nurturing.  Cost: Adults $90-140 (includes housing), Youth $50.  Scholarships are
available.

Register online and for more details.

If you identify as a white person, you may want to attend the Unitarian Universalist Allies for Racial Equity Conference March 13-15, tentatively.  This is the white ally group that is accountbale to DRUUMM. Check out the website and consider joining!

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