I'm so excited about our Connecting with Others page!  Thanks to you who have shared so far.  Please keep those pictures and notes coming.  Please send to Liz Rea at lizrea.lake@gmail.com

Connecting with Others from our Synod and Diocese
Below are addresses for Newsletters and Websites from churches in Southern Ohio
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Episcopal Church


https://www.episcopalchurch.org/subscribe-to-our-mailing-lists/ (all official mailing lists)

Province V


https://visitor.r20.constantcontact.com/manage/optin?v=001qi8i2NccjZ7WPfaw3R4JXy9bNgqfGg45SlP1F8Hp-0g6AZoX7wtMy-XJ2nJNle9jAj8w2hbrexyTEa3CWVw4cWsmOtWaabM3P8GlbwBncrQ8hDbHWC9hpb8TRDYcX4iJccC60gGFK69LfHgvuo80XVKpx23RTiwa (newsletter signup)

Diocese of Southern Ohio


{e} Connections (electronic newsletter)


Formation opportunities and updates (sign up at the bottom of the page)


Advocacy Updates (on webpage only, no subscription)


Connections magazine (online version of print magazine)


Becoming a Beloved Community


Procter Center

https://www.proctercenter.org/ (newsletter subscription at the bottom of the page)

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


https://community.elca.org/elca-email-subscriptions (all official newsletters)

Southern Ohio Synod

https://southernohiosynod.org/ (newsletter subscription at the bottom of the page)

Bob & Liz Rea with Loren & Kate Puckett

 Saints are found everywhere!

Even in South Florida

The Pucketts and the Reas were able to get together for brunch last Sunday in Venice, Florida

Good food, great company!

Any other travelers???

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Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District

Winter 2023



Check out our link to the 2023 Tree Sale

Order on line with the Licking SWCD and choose Fayette County as your pick up location. Deadline for orders is March 24th. Order early to get what you want. There are a limited number of trees. Pick date is April 20th.

Open House & Spring Craft Show

April 29, 10am to 2pm

The second annual Procter Open House & Spring Craft Show will take place April 29 from 10am to 2pm. The event will include craft vendors, a farm stand, food trucks, tours of Procter's facilities and farm, Procter Camp registration and information sessions, a raffle, discounts giveaways, and more. Learn more on the Procter website. 

This is a great way to learn about Procter Camp & Conference Center, meet camp friends, do Mother's Day shopping, catch up on current Procter events, learn more about generative farming, or to just come enjoy lunch by the lake. Bring your family and friends!

Interested in being a vendor? Learn more and apply online.

Summer Camp at Procter

Registration now open, Open House on April 29

Registration for Procter Camp 2023 is now open. On April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Procter will host an Open House and Spring Craft Show. This is an opportunity to learn more about camp, tour the grounds, and get help with registration. Learn more.

2023 Camp Dates

·     Tween Camp: July 24-26

·     Middle School Camp: July 17-22

·     Senior High Camp: June 26-July 1

·     Day Camp: June 12-August 4*

·     Family Camp 1: July 12-15

·     Family Camp 2: July 26-29

·     Silver Camp 1: June 21-24

·     Silver Camp 2: August 1-4

*Camp will not take place from July 3-7.

Visit the Procter Center website to learn more and register.

Hillery ‘Bean’ Jacobs Special Mention, All-Ohio


Miami Trace High School Senior Hillery ‘Bean’ Jacobs was named Honorable Mention in Division II for the 2022-23 season.

Jacobs averaged 14.2 points, 6.7 rebounds, 2.5 steals, 2.2 assists and 1.8 blocked shots per game. Jacobs shot 52.2 percent inside the arc and 43.4 percent overall.

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Division I and II girls basketball All-Ohio teams were announced Tuesday by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association. The Division III and IV All-Ohio were announced Monday. The boys basketball All-Ohio teams will be announced on Wednesday and Thursday.

 Hillery Jacobs, Miami Trace, 5-8, sr., 14.2;