Calendar of Events

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ESA staff from left to right: Nikki Toyama-Szeto, Micky ScottBey Jones, Elrena Evans, Darren Calhoun, Katie Tan, John Seel, Kristyn Komarnicki, Sarah Withrow King


March 1: Ron Sider speaking at Ambler Press – Philadelphia, PA

March 7-9: Darren Calhoun speaking and singing with The Many at the Progressive Youth Conference – Asheville, NC

March 8 and 9: John Seel speaking for New Canaan Society in Manhattan and New Jersey

March 12 (week): John Seel tentative date for next salon pending Eastern schedule and facility availability

March 3-13: Ron Sider speaking with Protestant pastors – Egypt

March 14: Kristyn Komarnicki speaks to Haverford Ministerium about OTL – Haverford, PA

March 15: Ron Sider speaking at Ambler Press – Philadelphia, PA

March 16-18: Kristyn Komarnicki offers dialogue facilitation training – Haverford, PA (open to dialogue alums only)

March 21-30: Micky ScottBey Jones LA Tour: Speaking at The Loft LA (March 25), The Liturgists event (March 23), more dates to come. – Los Angeles, CA

March 22: Ron Sider speaking at Princeton Seminary – Princeton, NJ

March 23: Nikki Toyama-Szeto speaking at Eastern University’s Windows on the World – St. Davids, PA


April 3-4: Micky ScottBey Jones participating in 50 Years Later lecture series at United Theological Seminary – Dayton, OH

April 6-8: Kristyn Komarnicki facilitating Oriented to Love dialogue – Dallas, TX

April 6-8: Micky ScottBey Jones speaking at the Revolutionary Love Conference – NYC

April 12-14: Elrena Evans at the Festival of Faith and Writing at Calvin College – Grand Rapids, MI

April 13-15: Kristyn Komarnicki hosts Oriented to Love’s semi-annual alumni reunion – Bangor, PA (event open to dialogue alums only)

April 16-20: CreatureKind at Yale Divinity School, Drew Theological School, Green Seminary Initiative, Fordham University, and Princeton Theological Seminary

April 22: Ron Sider speaking at Old Pine Church – Philadelphia, PA

April 26-28: Micky ScottBey Jones participating in Movies & Meaning Festival

TBD: Nikki Toyama-Szeto at Christian Embassy, DC


May 4-5:  Micky ScottBey Jones and others Voices Conference, Philadelphia, PA

May 7-9: Nikki Toyama-Szeto speaks at Regent Seminary’s Pastors and Church Leaders Conference – Vancouver, BC

May 29-30: Nikki Toyama-Szeto speaks at Murdock Trust’s Women in Leadership Symposium – Vancouver, WA


June 1-3: Ron Sider speaking at church – Toronto, Canada

June 13-15: Nikki Toyama-Szeto presenting at the Sojourner’s Summit for Change – Washington, DC

June 21-23: Kristyn Komarnicki facilitating Oriented to Love – Portland, OR


September 6-8: Kristyn Komarnicki facilitating Oriented to Love – Cincinnati, OH


October 4-6: Kristyn Komarnicki at Level Ground festival in LA, CA