Create a Google Account

Did you know: You can create a Google Account with your current email address. You’ll have access to Google Apps, like Hangouts and Calendar, without having to change your email address.

  1. Go to the Google Account creation page.
  2. Enter your name.
  3. Click Use my current email address instead.
  4. Enter your current email address.
  5. Click Next.
  6. Verify your email address with the code sent to your existing email.
  7. Click Verify.

Subscribe to the public Southminster Calendar on Google:

  1. Open
  2. From the left menu, click the + next to Other Calendars
  3. Select Subscribe to Calendar
  4. Enter

Download Google Hangouts on your Phone

Join a Virtual Meeting

  • Visit
  • Select an event
  • Below the description click ‘See More Details.’
  • Click Join Hangouts Meet
    • Tap the meeting link sent to you via text or email.
    • Follow the onscreen prompts to join.
  • OR call the number below Join by Phone
    • Enter the phone number that’s in the Google Calendar event or meeting invitation. Then, enter the PIN and #.
    • OR From the Meet or Calendar app, tap the phone number. The PIN is automatically entered.