MCC Eastern US Network Gathering – May 2011 – RSVP NOW!

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BUILDING AND SUSTAINING OUR CONNECTIONS
Eastern US Network Gathering
May 6-7, 2011

MCC Richmond

2501 Park Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23220
1-804-353-9477

Special guests

Rev. Elder Nancy Wilson and Rev. Elder Diane Fisher

 

Registration

The fee is $20 USD. This covers all workshop materials, lunch on Saturday and snacks both days. Payable at the door via check or cash. Payable in advance via check made out and mailed to MCC Richmond (please note “Network Gathering”).  Send check to:

2501 Park Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23220

 

Program

Friday, May 6

6:00 – 8:00pm  Welcome and Registration (Optional dinner; see below)

8:30pm  Worship, with Rev. Elder Nancy Wilson preaching

 

Saturday, May 7

9:00 – 10:15am  First Workshop Session *

10:30 – 12noon  “How Are We Doing? An Update on a Changing MCC” – Interactive Discussion with Rev. Elder Nancy Wilson and Rev. Elder Diane Fisher

12:00- 1:00pm  Lunch

1:00 – 2:15pm  Second Workshop Session *

2:30 – 4:00pm  Town Meeting and Closing

*More information on workshops soon: Topics to include uses of social media in ministry, How to connect in Second Life, Theological conversation in your church.

 

Housing

Rooms are available through Richmond Central Inn (part of Holiday Inn), 3207 North Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230. Rate is $69 USD + tax, double occupancy; must mention Metropolitan Community Church to get this rate. Phone: 1-804-359-9441. Hotel is in transition, so do not call Holiday Inn to register. Recently refurbished, close to MCC Richmond (short drive, also easily accessible off I-95).

 

Special Offer

Friday dinner available, 6-8pm; advance registration required. Pork loin or vegetarian entree with trimmings, dessert, coffee…all for only $10 USD. (Not included in the price of registration.)
Please RSVP no later than April 29 by calling.