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“Under The Stars” Summertime Concert - perfect with Summer Solstice! 
Friday June 21, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Augustana Arts Proudly Presents... Neil Bridge's Group "Quintessence!" featuring Vocalist Karen Lee! and Guitarist Wayne Wilkinson! Ron Bland on Bass, and Todd Reid on Drums.

So come on down to Augustana's first level hall and be transformed by a cabaret setup and vibrant summertime music from five of Colorado's Greatest Jazz Musicians. Let the spirit move you as Neil, one of Colorado's own Legendary Jazz Pianists, arranger, composer and beloved former DPS Music Educators, his wife Karen Lee, and their group, perform music from The Great American Songbook plus more! (let’s call it a concert with a little dancing on the side).

Enjoy refreshments, while you feed your soul with great music. The Bridge's bring their passion to a repertoire of Swing, Latin, Ballroom and Classic Jazz.

"NEIL has upheld the highest standards in musicianship and music education... as well as swinging without remorse! Truly a long time giant of Denver's Jazz Scene, Neil and his muse, Karen Lee, will remind you with his classic arrangements and impeccable taste, of why we love this most American of music styles." Ricky Rodriguez Denver City Park Jazz Festival 2013

All proceeds raised from the purchase of the tasty refreshments will go towards bringing music opportunity to young people in the metro Denver area.

For more information: info@augustanaarts.org 


Ken Caryl Concerts presents "An All-American Evening"
Wednesday, June 26, 7:00 p.m.

Join us at St. Philip for an evening of folk, classical, patriotic and rock songs celebrating America and American composers performed by Kristen Celusniak (voice) , Bryan Chuan (piano), Karen Donaho (flute), Don Williams (trumpet), the Ken Caryl Concerts Children's Choir and special guest the Tivoli Brass Band.

This is a free concert and family friendly. Apple pie and ice cream will be served following the performance. Donations benefit future concerts and Piano Pathways of Colorado .

For more information visit: http://www.stphilip-co.org/concerts/


Our Life Together

Luther Academy of the Rockies 50th Anniversary
June 18 - June 28, 2019

Wartburg Theological Seminary invites YOU to join with us for 10 days of learning, recreation, and renewal for ministry at our annual LUTHER ACADEMY OF THE ROCKIES.

In keeping with Wartburg Theological Seminary's emphasis on daily worship, each day begins with opening devotions. In addition to educational programs for the adults, age-appropriate daily programs are provided for children and teens (age 4 - 18), as well as childcare for children 3 and under.

Come join us for 10 days in the beautiful Rockies with renowned speakers sharing their wisdom at an incredibly reasonable price! This opportunity is too great to miss!!!

For more info and to register, visit our website at: https://www.wartburgseminary.edu/lar/


Fine Arts Academy for grades 5 and up
Monday, July 8, 2019 through Thursday, July 11, 2019 each day

Fine Arts Academy
July 8-11, 2019 from 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5th Grade and Older

St. Philip Lutheran
7531 S Kendall Blvd
Littleton, CO 80128

Come explore your creativity! Each student will participate in Music and Bible Theme classes, as well as two electives. Electives include Creation Art, Handbells, Quilting, Watercolor, and Woodworking. Each class is led by qualified adults who are passionate about sharing their artistic gifts with others. Students share their creations at an evening program on Thursday, July 11.

Cost is $40 per participant, $30 per each additional participant. Visit website here, register to attend or volunteer here!

For additional information contact Johanna Buchholz at jbuchholz@stphilip-co.org.


Summer Offerings from CLU Office of Congregational Relations!

Executive Skills for Church Leaders
July 15-19, 2019

This continuing education event for pastors and church leaders will explore how concepts from a MBA program can be applied to the arena of congregational life. Click on the postcard below for more information.

Essential Skills for Youth Workers
August 1-3, 2019

Volunteer? Full time? Part Time? Paid? We've got a personal and professional development program for you or your youth workers! Click on the postcard below for more information.


RMSWO Annual Gathering Save the Date flyer
Friday, September 20 through Sunday, September 22, 2019

Please save the date for the RMSWO Annual Gathering! ( flyer here )


2019 Theological Conference
October 7-10, 2019
YMCA of the Rockies, Estes Park, CO

We are excited to be welcoming Tracy Howe from Restoration Village Arts as our keynote speaker and Bishop Karen Oliveto, Mountain Sky Area, UMC as our guest preacher.

Registration will open mid-June. Stay tuned for more details!


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