Summer Institute 2019: July 7th - 13th

Theme Speaker: Dr. Ysaye M. Barnwell

The 40th anniversary of SI is already ramping up the awesomeness with the announcement of Ysaye Barnwell as the 2019 Theme Speaker. A former member of the vocal group Sweet Honey in the Rock, Barnwell is an energetic and beloved workshop leader in the UU community. She has a deep knowledge of the African-American vocal tradition, and of music’s power to connect, motivate, inspire, and teach. Come and share in the experience of building beloved community through a collective voicing of our shared joys, concerns, and humanity.

Important Dates

Registration opens: March 15th, 2019

Late fee waived until: May 15, 2019

Registration closes: June 15, 2019


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