An itinerary of “NYC Hangouts” is planned by National Youth Conference (NYC) coordinators Katie Cummings, Tim Heishman, and Sarah Neher. The Church of the Brethren NYC 2014 is planned for July 19-24 on the campus of Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colo. The event is a week-long “faith formation extravaganza” for youth and adult advisors. Youth who have completed ninth grade through a year of college at the time of NYC are eligible to attend.
The September “NYC Hangouts” are information sessions, complete with pizza, offered at several locations to raise excitement and interest in the conference. Youth and advisors are invited to come meet the NYC coordinators, learn about NYC, ask questions, receive resources such as fundraising ideas and options for transportation, and share pizza and fellowship.
Stops on the itinerary include:
Sept. 3, 7 p.m., Western Pennsylvania District Office, Hollsopple, Pa.
Sept. 5, 7 p.m., First Church of the Brethren, Roaring Spring, Pa.
Sept. 6-8, Mid-Atlantic District Youth Beach Retreat in Lewes, Del.
Sept. 8, 7 p.m., Elizabethtown (Pa.) Church of the Brethren
Sept. 9, 3 p.m., Madison Church of the Brethren, Brightwood, Va.
Sept. 9, 7 p.m., Bridgewater (Va.) Church of the Brethren
Sept. 10, 7 p.m. First Church of the Brethren, Roanoke, Va.
Sept. 11, 6 p.m., Happy Corner Church of the Brethren, Clayton, Ohio
Visit the NYC Facebook page at www.facebook.com/NYC2014 to RSVP for one of the “NYC Hangouts.” Find a video introducing the Youth Cabinet who is helping to plan NYC at www.youtube.com/watch?v=PdhE8SgGwY8 . For more information about the 2014 National Youth Conference go to www.brethren.org/nyc .