Events

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Opening Days Interdenominational Worship Service

9:30 a.m.
August 23, 2015, Cone Chapel, Waller Hall

Please join us for this service led by Chaplain Karen Wood with assistance from students. Open to all, the approach is "progressive Christian" -- in line with Willamette's heritage and in tune with current spiritual and political perspectives.

Alumni Weekend: A Time of Remembrance

9:30 a.m.
September 20, 2015, Under the Star Trees (Cone Chapel in case of rain)

Gather under the Star Trees with Willamette's chaplains, Karen Wood and Gary Ellison, for an informal, but very special, time of remembrance as we pay respect to members of our community who have passed on.

Big Questions Over Lunch

11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Join us for a lively brown-bag seminar and discussion of a variety of topics. Bring your lunch or allow an extra 15-20 minutes to purchase it at the Cat Cavern. Parking information may be found at

Family Weekend Interdenominational Worship Service

TBD
October 11, 2015, Cone Chapel, Waller Hall

Everyone is welcome to this service of worship led by the Rev. Karen Wood, university chaplain. While interdenominational in scope, this service honors Willamette's relationship to The United Methodist Church and is in the style and spirit of progressive mainline Christianity.

26th Annual Salem Peace Lecture

7:30 p.m.
October 21, 2015, TBA

Details of this year's lecture will be announced in the fall.

Big Questions Over Lunch

11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Join us for a lively brown-bag seminar and discussion of a variety of topics. Bring your lunch or allow an extra 15-20 minutes to purchase it at the Cat Cavern. Parking information may be found at

Big Questions Over Lunch

11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Join us for a lively brown-bag seminar and discussion of a variety of topics. Bring your lunch or allow an extra 15-20 minutes to purchase it at the Cat Cavern. Parking information may be found at

Big Questions Over Lunch

11:45 a.m. - 12: 45 p.m.

Join us for a lively brown-bag seminar and discussion of a variety of topics. Bring your lunch or allow an extra 15-20 minutes to purchase it at the Cat Cavern. Parking information may be found at

Ash Wednesday Worship Service

Noon
February 10, 2016, Cone Chapel, Waller Hall

In observance of the beginning of the Christian season of Lent, Chaplain Karen Wood will lead a worship service of prayer, singing, readings, and the imposition of ashes. All members of the campus community are welcome to attend.

Big Questions Over Lunch

11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Join us for a lively brown-bag seminar and discussion of a variety of topics. Bring your lunch or allow an extra 15-20 minutes to purchase it at the Cat Cavern. Parking information may be found at

Big Questions Over Lunch

11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Join us for a lively brown-bag seminar and discussion of a variety of topics. Bring your lunch or allow an extra 15-20 minutes to purchase it at the Cat Cavern. Parking information may be found at