U of O to serve as downlink site for Synod teleconference

Release Date: 8/31/1998

Clarksville, Ark. --- University of the Ozarks is inviting youth groups from throughout the area to participate in a Synod of the Sun Youth Teleconference, Sunday, Oct. 18.

U of O will serve as a downlink site for the teleconference, which will run from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and be filmed live from AETN studios in Conway.

The event, led by youth from the Arkansas Presbytery, will have a talk show format and will include group discussions and presentations on self esteem problems, parent/child relationships and spiritual concerns. The forum will allow youth to discuss current day-to-day problems and how to deal with them.

Ozarks is inviting youth groups from throughout the Presbytery to come and view the conference, which will be held in Rowntree Recital Hall in the Walton Fine Arts Center. The university will also sponsor fellowship activities that include songs, activities and food at no charge beginning at 2 p.m.

For more information on the teleconference or the U of O activities, contact Rev. Bill Woodard, Ozarks Chaplain, at (501) 979-1307.