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Family Camping Weekend at Bellwether Farm 
Come visit Bellwether Farm for a Family Camping Weekend on
September 7-9. The weekend will include: a family cook-off, pond activities, a tour of the property, a dance, a bon-fire, Sunday morning worship, a service project, field games, and five meals.
The weekend will be $150 for a family of four and $25 extra per additional person. There is a limit of 15 families per weekend. Contact Camp Director Brandon Gooch at bgooch@bellwetherfarm.com with any questions.

Lay and Clergy Leadership Conference
The 2018 Lay and Clergy Leadership Conference will be held at Bellwether Farm on September 22 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The theme of this year’s conference is “Riding Backwards Bicycles: Practical Ways to Join God’s Work” and the speaker is Michael Binder. The conference is $25 per person, or $10 per person for a team of four or more. Registration is now open.

Meet the New Priest of St. Andrew’s
The vestry and congregation of the Historic St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Cleveland, invite you to two events:  the first Sunday service for the Rev. Sharon E. Williams, our new Priest-in-Charge, on SundayAugust 19 at 9:30 a.m. with a reception to follow; and the more formal Beginning of New Ministry Service on FridayOctober 19 at 5:30 p.m. Meet the New Priest-in-Charge at St. Andrew’s, Cleveland.

“Truth and Reconciliation: A Pilgrimage to Ghana”
The Commission for Racial Understanding (CRU) will hold a roundtable discussion, “Truth and Reconciliation: A Pilgrimage to Ghana,” on September 16 from 4:00-6:00 p.m at St. Andrew’s, Toledo. Other upcoming CRU events include “Children’s Story-Telling Day: Peacemaking Across Cultures” on October 21 and “Racial Bias and the Danger of a Single Story” on November 18.