Religious Communities Events




Event and Location

Sunday, August 27th  9:00am – 9:50am Welcome Back Breakfast
Your opportunity to come grab breakfast on Sunday morning before most of the dining halls open!  Hang out with student ministry leaders and others from around the community.

The Lawn of Storrs Congregational Church UCC

Sunday, August 27th 10:00am First Festival Worship of the Semester
Service includes the ‘Blessing of the Backpacks’, a special rite of blessing for all students as the new semester begins.  Also, “Open Call” Choir: Just show up at 8:45 to be a part of some impressive music ministry for the day.

Storrs Congregational Church UCC Meeting House


Sunday, August 27th 2:00pm UConn Hillel Welcome Back BBQ

Provide students with the opportunity to meet one another, see each other after break, play games and eat with the goal of helping to ease first year students’ transition to college

UConn Hillel

Sunday, August 27th 2:00pm Concert On the Lawn
Carillonneur-in-residence David Maker will have our steeple bells a-ringin’ with tunes old and new. Join friends old and new right out front of the church to enjoy the afternoon and some free UConn Dairy Bar ice cream sundaes!

The Lawn at the Storrs Congregational Church UCC

Thursday, September 7 7:30pm SCC Adult Choir Kick-off Rehearsal

Calling any and all interested singers to take part in Storrs Congregation’s highly-regarded music ministry, under the direction of Dr. Patricia Snyder.  All experience levels and voice parts are welcome and invited!  Also looking for new ‘Choral Scholars’ this year… contact Dr. Snyder at the church for information.

The Storrs Congregational Church UCC Meeting House