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Unitarian Universalist Church of Little Rock (UUCLR)
UU Cluster Schedule
RACISM: NEW INSIGHTS FOR CHANGE
October 27 and 28, 2017

Friday Evening
5:00    Social time with heavy hors d'oeuvres
6:00    Welcome and Introductions:
            Mindy Morrell, President of UUCLR
            Rev. Jan K. Nielsen, Minister of UUCLR
            Moderator: Dr. Ellen Fitzpatrick, associate professor of economics at the
               University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service
6:15    Presentation by Rev. Stephen Copley, from Faith Voices AR, an organization
               working on legislation at the state and federal levels for the progressive faith
               community.
7:00    Break
7:15    Getting to know each other
8:00    Singing protest songs from the 60’s with Rich Roy
8:30    Closing words

Saturday
8:30    Coffee and light breakfast foods
9:00    “Structural Racism” Presented by Carol Ruddy, J.D., Vice Chair for the Arkansas
               Chapter of Methodist Federation for Social Action (MFSA)
10:00    Break
10:15    Small group circles
11:30    Lunch served
12:30   “White Privilege, Is It Real Or Imagined?  Let’s Talk About It.” 
               Commentator Woodson Walker, lecturer on racial, ethnic and cultural
               diversity issues. 
               Panel: Dr. John Kirk, author, Professor and Director of the University of Arkansas
               at Little Rock’s Anderson Institute on Race and Ethnicity; Rev. Anika T. Whitfield,
               New Millennium Church in Little Rock, grew up in a family steeped in service and in
               human and civil rights advocacy and activism and endeavors to continue her
               family legacy; Rev. Frank LeBlanc, Westover Hills Presbyterian Church in Little
               Rock, has served on several civic, church and interfaith boards in Louisiana,
               Missouri, and Arkansas.
2:00    Break
2:15    Small group circles
4:00    Closing Words

Sunday Morning
10:00    Everyone is warmly invited to attend our Religious Education programs.
11:00    Worship Services. Sermon presented by Rev. Jan K. Nielsen