Get Ready for an All-New West Coast Conference:
New Topics! New Workshops!
New Recreational Activities:
PICNIC & HAY RIDE
CANOEING & KAYAKING
ROPES COURSE CHALLENGE AND MORE!
READ MORE ABOUT THE KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
FR. PETER HEERS
DR. MARK TARPLEY
FR. JOSIAH TRENHAM
Friday, Nov. 15
An all-day, family-oriented event designed to help Orthodox homeschool families meet and connect with one another, and be strengthened on the journey of home education. This event includes:
Outdoor Recreation Activities
(open to both parents and children):
Friday recreation includes boating, kayaking, and fishing on the lake.
Picnic by the lake
Wonder Valley will prepare a Friday (fast-worthy) BBQ for our group.
Including hands-on presentations of materials and resources that can be used in your homeschool
Facilitated discussions and Q&As on various topics related to homeschooling.
Homeschool Alumni Panel
The ever-popular panel presentation in which we interview Orthodox adults who were homeschooled.
Designed to give children engaging, quality activities while parents attend workshops.
Saturday, Nov. 16
A weekend event designed for all Orthodox parents, educators, homeschoolers, clergy, youth workers, and young adults. Speakers for this event are: Fr. Josiah Trenham, Dr. Mark Tarpley, and Fr. Peter Heers. This event includes:
Presentations on the following Topics:
How Technology Reaches Deeper Than We Think
Instructing Our Children On Understanding Technology in the World Today
Technology and Addiction: Seeking Freedom in Christ in a Consumerist Society
Technology and Distraction: Seeking Wholeness in a Fragmented World
Technology and Conversation: Facing Up to the Challenge
Technology and Daily Living: What Should We Do?
with the Keynote Speakers
Two Q&A panel sessions with the keynote speakers are scheduled for Saturday.
Talks for the Youth on Technology
Fr. Josiah Trenham and Fr. Peter Heers will make presentations specifically to the youth focusing on the deeper issues related to technology.