ACS Orientations Scheduled

May 13, 2010

San Jose event is this Saturday; Nevada-Sierra has two on June 5

The San Jose District will host a "Gathering of the Laity" as a celebration and time of inspiration for all Lay members to Annual Conference Session, lay leaders, lay speakers, and members – this Saturday, May 15, at Alum Rock United Methodist Church in San Jose.
District Lay Leader Nina Klepac will lead a session titled, "What Calls Us to Leadership in Our Local Churches?" from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
From 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., District Superintendent Kristie Olah will be among the leaders at a Pre-Conference Orientation for all interested lay and clergy.
There is no fee to attend but you do need to register:
·         Online, on the San Jose district website,;
·         By phone: Call Pam at the district office, 408.295.5341; or
·         By email: to
Alum Rock UMC is located at 30 Kirk Avenue, San Jose, CA 95127.
Download SJ District flyer (in PDF format).
The Nevada-Sierra District will offer two orientations to Annual Conference Session – both on Saturday, June 5.
The orientation at Pioneer UMC, 10:00 a.m.-NOON, June 5, 2010, will be led by Rob Dunning. Pioneer UMC is located at 1338 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603.
The orientation at St. Paul's UMC, 10:00 a.m.-NOON, June 5, 2010, will be led by Don Barr. St. Paul's UMC is located at 1660 Grandview Ave, Reno, NV 89503.
Please notify Audrey Phelps in the district office at 775.786.2332 or if you plan to attend one of the orientations.
There are many changes occurring in the California-Nevada Annual Conference and these pre-ACS orientations are a chance for you to have your questions answered.  Please plan to attend one of them! 
Download letter to N-S Lay Members (in PDF format).