2017 Summer Camps with Unity

2017 Summer Camps

Click this link to download the more colorful flier: 2017 Summer Camps with Unity

Unity Kid’s Camp
A tradition for over 30 years, our Unity Kid’s Camp is held in Wrightwood, CA for current 3rd – 5th graders. Enjoy the traditional summer camp experience with the bonus of Unity lessons, joy songs, and counselors. Bond with your Y.O.U. counselor, and sing songs around the campfire with your Unity friends – it’s a summer experience you won’t forget!
Save-the Dates: June 19th – 23rd – Register before May 23rd

Uniteen Summer Camp
Held at the same camp location as Kid’s camp, Uniteen camp is designed specifically for current 6th – 8th graders. Enjoy rock wall climbing, gaga pit, canoeing, and swimming with your Uniteen friends from around the Southwest Unity Region. Uniteens will also have morning celebration and vespers, Unity lessons, family groups, and a heart talk. Plus, you won’t want to miss Spirit Sharing and the Dance!
Save-the-Dates: June 19th – 23rd – Register before May 23rd

*New Summer Program*
Now for Y.O.U.’ers – Summer Fun-in-Faith Retreat
Spend 3 days in Thousand Oaks, CA with your Y.O.U. friends from all over the Southwest Region while exploring your own idea of Faith – what is it, and how much faith do you have? How can you strengthen it? Indoor Rock Wall climbing, Malibu Beach, Sunday Service in the Park and music with Mark Welch – it’s a weekend you won’t want to miss, and a great way to end your summer!
For current 9th – 12th graders.
Save-the-Dates: July 28-30th – Register before June 28th

Click this link to download the more colorful flier: 2017 Summer Camps with Unity


Official Rally 2017 – The Power of I Am

2017 Official Rally Image

Dates: Paper Registration due April 12th & Online Registration and payment due April 19th

Highlights of Rally: Election & installation of new Regional Officers (contact Stacy Macris Ros at stacyunityteens@gmail.com for an application if you are interested in running!), dance, Chad & Nathan concert, graduation & banquet for honoring the seniors & connection with your friends from all around the Southwest Region of Unity!

Keep up with your Regi team leading up to rally on:
Instagram: swunityteens
Facebook: SW Youth of Unity

With: guest iYOU musicians Chad & Nathan
Cost: $190
Grades: 9th-12th

Click below to download the forms:

Group Summary Official Rally 2017

Official Rally Flier 2017

Registration Official Rally 2017

Uniteen Winter Retreat 2017 – Expressing My Truth


FYI: The Uniteen Winter Retreat originally scheduled to be held in February at the Lion’s Camp in Wrightwood, CA, has been rescheduled for the weekend of April 7 -9.

Join us for our annual Uniteen Winter Retreat

at Lion’s Camp in Wrightwood, CA.

Cost: :$175 per person (Scholarships are available)

This year we will be focusing on how we can express our light by
expressing the truth of who we are.

We will be blessed by the music of Mark Stanton Welch as we experience a weekend of engaging activities, lessons, meditations, friendships, surprises & self-discovery!

This event is for Uniteens grade 6-8. The Uniteens attending this retreat are assumed to have a basic understanding of Unity Principles, can adhere to group agreements, and are independent in their self-care.

Click the links below to download your forms:





2017 winter retreat flyer

Uniteen Fall Retreat 2016 – The Heart-Centered Journey


Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with other Uniteens as we
practice tools to stay heart-centered through the joys and challenges
in our lives.

There will be music by Mark Stanton Welch, dancing, crafts, outdoor
activities and friendship!

  • Retreat fee of $190 includes lodging, 5 meals, snacks, all supplies and program.
  • Initial Registration due September 11 Online registration & Payment due
    September 25 (or as scheduled by your Youth Ministry Director.)
  • Check-in is at Potosi Pines Camp at 3:00 pm on Friday, October 14th, event closes
    at 11:30 on Sunday, October 16th.
  • This event is open to active Unity students who have attended at least 6 Sundays between November 1, 2015 and January 17, 2016.
  • Uniteens attending this retreat are assumed to have a basic understanding of Unity Principles, can adhere to group agreements, and are independent in their self-care.

Click the links below to download the forms!

Adult Agreements 2016-2017

Liability Form 2016-2017

Medical Release Form 2016-2017

SW Teen Scholarship Application

Church Recommendation Form

Uniteen Agreements 2016-2017

Uniteen Fall Retreat 2016 Flyer

Y.O.U. Fall Rally 2016 – Connecting with Consciousness


Y.O.U. Fall Rally: November 11-13, 2016
Lion’s Camp – Small Camp in Wrightwood, CA

Please be sure to pass along the paperwork to all of your qualified Y.O.U.’ers and their families.  There’s also an awesome flyer, created by our Y.O.U. Co-Regi Rep, Antonio Villa, for you to post around your church and send to your families also.

We are back to a 3-day holiday weekend this year (yay!), so I’m expecting a great turnout!  Be sure to register on time to guarantee your group’s space.  We are at the smaller Lion’s camp location (across the street from our summer camp location), so space will go fast.

Blessings to you all,


p.s. Please be sure to review our group heart agreements with your Y.O.U.’ers prior to attending rally.  They are included in the registration packet attached.  Thank you!

p.s.s. Both the liability form and the medical release form are new for the Y.O.U. 2016-2017 year; only adults or Y.O.U.’ers who attended the Uniteen Fall retreat are exempt from completing.


Flyer – created by Co-Regi Rep, Antonio Villa

Liability Form 2016-2017

Medical Release Form 2016-2017

Youth Director Summary – YOU Fall-2016

Spiritual Educators Conference

Youth Ed Conf 1

Unity SW Region
Spiritual Educators Conference
September 16-18, 2016

Exploring Spiritual Mentorship ~ you make a difference!

Registration: Due August 29, 2016
Cost: $250.00 per person, due Sept. 9
• One check per church group made payable to SW Unity Region
• PayPal registration available, additional $8 PayPal fee applies
• Scholarships available in the amount of $75
• Scholarship applications due August 29

When: Friday, Sept. 16 starting at 7pm (dinner not included)through Sunday, Sept. 18, noon.

Where: Silver Pines Lodge, Idyllwild, CA

Information & Directions: http://www.silverpineslodge.com

Questions: Contact your Youth Director or Jennifer Somerville, 805.729.0385

Hosted by Jennifer Somerville, Stacy Macris Ros & Angie Keyes

Conference Includes:
• 2 nights lodging (shared room)
• 2 breakfasts & snacks
• Saturday lunch & banquet dinner
• All workshops & materials
• Music & workshop with Mark Stanton Welch

Guest Presenter: Rev. Dr. Jane Simmons

Special Workshops:
“Sacred Doorways” – Explore ways in which ministry can partner with families, guiding our youth in their spiritual exploration from birth to adulthood.

“Geek Speak” – The pros and cons of the use of technology with our youth, strategies for keeping youth engaged in our programs & communicating safely and effectively with them
and their families in this techno age.

Click to download and print:

2016 Conference Flyer

2016 Group Summary – Youth Ed Conference

2016 Youth Ed Conference Check List

Scholarship Application Youth Ed Conference