southwest lreda chapter

Supporting religious educators in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, western Tennessee (Memphis area) and southern Missouri

Chapter Dues - $40 per year

Note: To join a Chapter you must first be a member of LREDA.

If you'd like to pay by check, mail it to: Liberal Religious Educators Association, 284 Hartford Ave, #1002, Bellingham, MA, 02019.

Please make the check out to LREDA and write the name of the Religious Educator and SW LREDA Dues in the memo section.

OWL Training in Dallas & Austin

Dallas OWL Training Aug 5-7

Registration for in-person OWL training in Dallas Aug. 5-7 (Fri-Sun) is now open! All three levels offered.* Register online at: https://ntuuc.org/
  • Early Bird Registration till May 20: $325
  • Regular Registration May21-July 25: $360
Need help or have questions? Email OWLTraining@ntuuc.org
*Levels offered: grs K-1/4-6, grs 7-9/10-12, Young Adult/Adult/Older Adult

Austin OWL Training Sept 16-18

Registration for in-person OWL training for 7th-9th and 10th-12th in Austin September 16-18 (Fri-Sun) is now open! 

Register online here

  • Early Bird Registration till July 15: $350
  • Regular Registration July 16-August 25: $375
  • Financial assistance is available.
  • Need help or have questions? Email Kelly.Stokes@austinuu.org.

Chapter Leaders

  • Presiding Chair: Tim Atkins, First Unitarian Church of Oklahoma City
  • Incoming Chair: Kelly Stokes, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin 
  • Secretary: Hanna Kiely, Unitarian Universalist Church of Corpus Christi
  • Treasurer: Alison Faber, Unitarian Universalist Church of the Brazos Valley

Clusters & Connections

SW LREDA supports clusters in the following areas:

We also meet via Zoom the first Wednesday of the month from 10-11 am Central. 

Special topic discussions take place the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 10 am Central also via Zoom.

For more information contact your Chapter Leaders at  southwest@lreda.org

Stay in touch

Here are some ways for SW members to stay in touch:

southwest lreda email list
SWUUC-RE listserv
Southwest Religious Educators' Facebook page

Bylaws:

SW Chapter Members further the mission of LREDA by supporting, encouraging, and collaborating with one another.

bylaws

Claiming Expenses:

Use this FORM to claim Chapter expenses for reimbursement. Once completed email it to the Chapter Treasurer / President for approval.