Re: [orthodox-synod] Youth Retreat - Memorial Day Weekend
- I'm sorry. My mistake in overlooking this somewhat
crucial information. 15 years old minimum age (local
participants may be younger, but those traveling to
Ann Arbor need to be at least 15).
--- Sandra Thompson <sandra@...> wrote:
> >What is the minimum age?
> >With the blessing of Archbishop Alypy and the St.
> >Herman of Alaska Executive Committee, St. Sergius's
> >Cathedral of Parma, OH and St. Vladimir's Church of
> >Ann Arbor, MI are pleased to announce the First
> >Memorial Day Youth Retreat. This year's retreat
> >be held over the Memorial Day weekend (May 24-26,
> >2002) at St. Vladimir's Church in Ann Arbor. The
> >of the retreat is quite minimal: $50. This price
> >includes housing and all meals for the first 25
> >people who send in their registration forms and
> >Why the first 25? We have secured 25 places at St.
> >Vladimir's parishioners' homes for the young people
> >who will attend the retreat from outside the Ann
> >area! Those who are not among the first 25
> >registrants will have to secure their own housing.
> >Please note, the registration deadline is May 17th.
> >We will have two wonderful speakers at the retreat:
> >Fr. Martin Swanson from St. Basil's Church in St.
> >Louis, and Fr. Paul Basset from St. George's Church
> >Cincinnati. In addition to these great speakers we
> >will have several other clergymen attending to aid
> >with the panel discussions and the Divine Services.
> >Mr. George Skok, Choir Director of Holy Trinity
> >in Toronto, will join us to lead the choir in
> >association with St. Vladimir's own Choir Director,
> >Mrs. Julia Easson-Meyer.
> >The weekend will include lectures, question and
> >periods, choir rehearsals, Divine Services sung by
> >retreat participants, and social activities
> >a barbecue on Sunday afternoon/evening after the
> >Divine Liturgy). We had hoped that Archbishop
> >would join us for the weekend, but due to his
> >accident he will not be able to attend. However,
> >are working hard to find another of our bishops to
> >with us for this wonderful event.
> >Registration forms will be available on 4/24/02 at
> >Vladimir's web site:
> >Please page down to #3 in the Announcements
> >If you have any trouble downloading the forms,
> >contact me directly.
> >Please pass the word to your
> >parishioners/friends/loved ones! We look forward
> >seeing you over the Memorial Day weekend!
> >Fr. Gregory Joyce
> >Rev. Fr. Gregory Joyce
> >St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church, ROCOR
> >Ann Arbor, MI
> >e-mail: ogrisha@...
> >parish web page: http://www.stvladimiraami.org
> >pager: (734) 651-9784
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Rev. Fr. Gregory Joyce
St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church, ROCOR
Ann Arbor, MI
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