2018 Proctor Schedule (subject to change)

Realizing Dr. King’s Vision for Every Child: Ending Child Poverty

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Monday, July 16

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Pre-session for Seminarians – Chapel

12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Registration – Main Tent

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch for Early Arrivals – Main Tent

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Orientation Session for First Time Participants (Orientation continues with Screening and Guided Walking Tour)

4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Guided Walking Tour of CDF Haley Farm (Meet on porch of Lodge)
Golf carts available for those needing assistance. Tour will end in the Chapel.

5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Screening: “Mr. Sceva and His Seven Sons” – Chapel

5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Choir Rehearsal – Lodge
Dr. Eli Wilson, Jr., Director; Don Lewis, Organist
(All are welcome to participate)

6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Dinner

7:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Welcome – Chapel
Marian Wright Edelman, President, Children’s Defense Fund

8:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Great Preachers Series
Rev. Starsky Wilson, Executive Director of the Deaconess Foundation and co-chair of the Ferguson Commission

Tuesday, July 17

6:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast in Area Hotels

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Meditations for the Journey (optional) – Langston Hughes Library
Dr. Frederick J. Streets, Proctor Co-Chaplain in Residence

8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Morning Devotions – Chapel
Dr. Otis Moss III, Proctor Co-Pastor-in-Residence, Senior Pastor, Trinity United Church of Christ (Chicago)

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Theology and Child Advocacy – Chapel
Dr. Yolanda Pierce, Dean, Howard Divinity School

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Children and Justice Plenary  – Chapel
From the Poor People’s Campaign to CDF’s End Child Poverty Campaign
Marian Wright Edelman, President, Children's Defense Fund
Rev. Jim Lawson, nonviolent direct action organizing strategist for Dr. King
Taylor Branch, historian and author of America in the King Years trilogy

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Advocacy Action

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch
Publications Area Open
Author Book-Signing from 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Afternoon Workshops

4:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Late Afternoon Options

6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Dinner

7:45 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Great Preacher Series – Chapel
Dr. Claudio Carvalhaes, Associate Professor of Worship, Union Theological Seminary

After worship  – 10:00 p.m.
“Open-mic” (optional)

Wednesday, July 18

6:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast in Area Hotels

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Meditations for the Journey (optional) – Langston Hughes Library
Dr. Frederick J. Streets, Proctor Co-Chaplain in Residence

8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Morning Devotions  – Chapel
Dr. Otis Moss, Jr., Proctor Co-Pastor-in-Residence
Dr. Otis Moss III, Proctor Co-Pastor-in-Residence

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Theology and Child Advocacy   – Chapel
Dr. Rodney Sadler Associate Professor of Bible, Union Presbyterian Seminary

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Break 

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Children and Justice Plenary – Chapel
From Memphis to Raleigh and Beyond: Mobilizing in Communities and Congress
Dr. William Barber II, founder of the Moral Mondays Movement, Repairers of the Breach   
Ash-Lee Henderson, Moderator, Co-Executive Director of the Highlander Education and Research Center

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Advocacy Action

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch
Publications Area Open
Author Book-Signing from 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Afternoon Workshops

4:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Late Afternoon Options

6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Dinner

7:45 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Great Preacher Series – Chapel
Dr. Greg Ellison II, Associate Professor of Pastoral Care, Candler School of Theology

After worship  – 10:00 p.m.
“Open-mic” (optional)

Thursday, July 19

6:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast in Area Hotels

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Meditations for the Journey (optional) – Langston Hughes Library
Dr. Frederick J. Streets, Proctor Co-Chaplain in Residence

8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Morning Devotions – Chapel
Dr. Otis Moss, Jr., Former co-pastor with Dr. Martin Luther King Sr.

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Theology and Child Advocacy – Chapel
Dr. Eileen W. Lindner, Theologian-in-Residence

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Children and Justice Plenary – Chapel
From Breaking the Fast with Chavez to Breaking Down Walls: Intersecting Justice Movements
Dolores Huerta, Co-Founder of United Farm Workers
Saira Soto, Deputy Executive Director, CDF-California
Dreamer
Dr. Patrick Reyes, Moderator, author of Nobody Cries When We Die: God, Community, and Surviving to Adulthood

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Advocacy Action

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch
Publications Area Open 
Author Book-Signing from 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Afternoon Workshops

4:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Late Afternoon Options

6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Dinner

7:45 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Great Preacher Series – Chapel
Dr. Pamela Lightsey, Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs and Associate Professor of Constructive Theology, Meadville Lombard Theological School

After worship  – 10:00 p.m.
“Open-mic”(optional)

Friday, July 20

Participants should bring luggage with them to CDF Haley Farm on the Friday morning hotel shuttle. Luggage will be stored at the registration tent until the airport shuttles depart.
All airport shuttle departures after 7:45 a.m. will be from CDF Haley Farm, not the hotels.

6:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.
Breakfast in Area Hotels

8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Children and Justice Plenary

Dr. Otis Moss, Jr., civil rights veteran
Rev. Jen Bailey, co-founder of Faith Matters Network
Joy Masha, former CDF Freedom Schools Ella Baker Trainer and co-founder of LEAD READ
Rev. Starsky Wilson, Moderator, Executive Director of the Deaconess Foundation and co-chair of the Ferguson Commission

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Charge: CDF’s End Child Poverty Campaign: Mapping the Movement Forward– Chapel
Marian Wright Edelman, President, Children’s Defense Fund
Celebration of Worship and Commitment
Proctor CDF Freedom Schools® Scholars
Rev. Cynthia Jarvis, Senior Pastor of Chestnut Hill Presbyterian Church

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Box Lunch

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Seminarian Post-Session – Lodge

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