Getting’ Around Cal U!

Hi, Everyone. This is Carol Dobbins and I have the honor to be the Cart Coordinator for this year’s CERSI again this year!! As I write this, we are all staying home a lot more to help keep everyone safe from “The Virus”. But if you’re like me, you’re really Read more…

Help Wanted

What are you looking forward to in 2020? CERSI at Cal U!! How can you help make CERSI magic while receiving a campership to help pay for your experience at CERSI? Apply for a job/service position. We need RE folks, nurses, children’s vespers/child care, scholarship/fundraising, and more! Applications for services Read more…

Morning Seminars

1. Circling Together: Using Circle Practices to Enrich and Restore Your Home, Your Church, Your Community, and Our World Kim Connelly Let’s gather in a circle at SI, to learn more about how to embrace the power of circles! Our Unitarian Universalist faith, of course, has many places in which Read more…

Giving Tuesday

This Giving Tuesday, consider making a donation to the SI Scholarship Fund to bring SI magic to more individuals and families. Your #GivingTuesday gift will help a retiree connect with other UUs in faith and fellowship. Your #GivingTuesday gift will allow a young adult a break from their summer job Read more…

Your help is needed

The Summer Institute Planning Committee needs your feedback on how this year’s Summer Institute went so we can start planning for 2020. Please complete the annual survey you can find at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/cersi2019 Your help is appreciated! And if you are thinking about next year and have ideas for workshops you Read more…

Summer Institute is Moving!

California here we come – PA that is. Summer Institute (CERSI) is moving to California University of Pennsylvania just south of Pittsburgh for next year. Next year on July 12-18, 2020 the CERSI community will convene in California, PA. Why move? Oberlin College is undergoing a major renovation project of Read more…

Bring Kids’ Books to SI!

Did you know that historically SIPC has sponsored service projects during Summer Institute? It’s been a few years, but we’re bringing it back! The 2019 SIPC is pleased to announce that we have decided to support Cleveland Kids’ Book Bank (KBB). Their mission is to foster improved literacy and a Read more…