TIME IS THE FIRE

Time is the school in which we learn,
Time is the fire in which we burn.
-Delmore Schwartz

May 31 - June 2

Slippery Rock, PA

Allegheny Pilgrims is an annual gathering of current and former LDS women. An off-shoot of Midwest Pilgrims, this group was created to serve the Mid-Atlantic region (and beyond). Allegheny Pilgrims provides a safe space to learn from, vent to, strengthen, support, and enjoy each other as we navigate our identities as Mormons and as women.

May 31 - June 2, 2019
Add to My Calendar 2019-05-31 15:00:00 2019-06-2 12:30:00 America/New_York Allegheny Pilgrims 2019 Allegheny Pilgrims is an annual gathering of current and former LDS women. An off-shoot of Midwest Pilgrims, this group was created to serve the Mid-Atlantic region (and beyond). Allegheny Pilgrims provides a safe space to learn from, vent to, strengthen, support, and enjoy each other as we navigate our identities as Mormons and as women. TBD Allegheny Pilgrims

THEME

This year's theme explores the way time shapes us. Whether we feel time has acted as a refining fire, ignited a blaze within us, or has just left us feeling burned, the past can inform our present and shape the future that is ahead of us.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Jana Riess

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"Millennials and the Future of Mormonism"

Jana Riess is a senior columnist at Religion News Service and the author of the new book The Next Mormons: How Millennials Are Changing the LDS Church (Oxford, 2019). Her previous books include Flunking Sainthood, The Twible, and Mormonism and American Politics. She has a PhD in American religious history from Columbia University and an M.Div. from Princeton Theological Seminary, where she was studying to be a pastor when her life was upended by an oddly timed Mormon baptism. She is a Relief Society teacher in the Cincinnati ward and a self-reliance facilitator in the Cincinnati stake.

SPECIAL GUEST

Claudia L. Bushman

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Claudia L. Bushman, a social and cultural historian of 19th-century United States, holds degrees from Wellesley College, Brigham Young University, and Boston University. She has taught at several universities, most recently at Columbia University and at Claremont Graduate University. She has written and edited many books about 19th-century America, most about Mormons and women.  Her Mormon books include Mormon Sisters:  Women in Early Utah, Contemporary Mormonism:  Latter-day Saints in Modern America, and Mormon Women Have Their Say. She was the founding editor of Exponent II in 1974 and the New York Mother of the Year in 2002.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

“Healing Our Relationship with Anger” by Amy Stoddard

“What Can We Do?” by Claudia Bushman

“Oh Say What is Doctrine?” by Joanna Taylor

“What the Enneagram Says About You” by Jenica Hardy

PRICING

Single Room
$215
Double Room
$155
Triple Room
$125
Dorm Room
$105
Registration Options

THE SCHEDULE

The schedule is still subject to change

Friday

Check-in Begins

No dinner provided (optional boxed dinner available for $10). Get/eat food and get settled.

4:00 PM

Welcome & Introductions

Ice breakers and socializing

7:00 PM
Saturday

Breakfast

08:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Group Singing

9:00 AM

Keynote Address: "Millenials and the Future of Mormonism"

by Jana Riess

9:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Plenary Session: "What it All Means for Us"

with Jana Riess, Claudia Bushman, Rachel Pinto-Martin and Marie Tuft

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Lunch

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Breakout Sessions

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

Breakout Sessions

2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Free Time & Choir Practice & Archery

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Dinner

6:00 PM

Group Singing & Drawing for Book Winners & The Future of Allegheny Pilgrims

7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Silly Human Tricks Talent Show

8:00 PM
Sunday

Breakfast

08:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Worship Service

09:15 AM - 10:15 AM

Quaker-Style Meeting

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Bag Lunch & Checkout

12:00 PM
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ADDRESS

Crestfield Camp & Conference Center
195 Taggert Rd
Slippery Rock, PA 16057

(724) 794-4022

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