Summer Forum is over for 2013. Please check back in late Spring of 2014 for the Summer Forum 2014 schedule.
Summer Forum 2013
Starting June 16 and finishing August 18, the ten Sundays of Summer Forum offer a variety of important themes and compelling presenters. Programs begin at 10 a.m. They feature Q&A sessions, and continue with conversations and refreshments. Child care is provided Pre-K through K.
There’s A Con Artist Waiting for You - No Matter Who You Are - Dr. Nancy McCormick, President of Utah AARP, director of state fraud prevention program
String Theory: Music’s Limitless Mysteries - Carl Johansen, violist with the Utah Symphony and other musicians
Can Utah Become a Two-Party State? - Igor Limansky, Utah State Director, Organizing for Action
A Good Word from Pope Francis - for Unitarians - Rev. John C. Wester, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City
The Improvised Life: Cognitive and Spiritual Values of Jazz and Gospel - Courtney Smith, Jazz Vespers Quartet keyboardist and vocalist; accompanist of the Calvary Baptist Church Choir
Role-Playing Your Death - Kelly Fogarty, ordained Buddhist monk and national hospice chaplain movement leader
The Time To Think About Your Life Story Is While You’re Living It - Dr. Victoria Burgess and Paulette Stevens, co-founders, Life Story Library Foundation
Having “The Talk” with Your Parents: Good News About Senior Adults and Their Cars - Dr. Paulette Welch, Coordinator, Utah State Driver Safety Program
Reflections on Leaving for Harvard Divinity School - Tim DeChristopher
The New Resilience: Live Local, Healthy, & Cheap