CYRE newsletter for March, 2019

This is the monthly newsletter for Children and Youth Religious Education (CYRE) at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto (UUCPA) — March, 2019.

Contents:
1a. Sunday school calendar (including OWL K-1)
1b. Youth calendar (SHYG, Coming of Age, OWL 10-12)
1c. Navigators
2. Spring project: “Nature Fun”
3. Make Your Voice Heard at UUCPA
4. Families can volunteer with Heart and Home women’s homeless shelter
5. Register for Ecojustice Camp at UUCPA
1a. Sunday school calendar

Sun., Mar. 3:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
11:00 a.m.: OWL gr. K-2

Sun., Mar. 10: CHANGE TO DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
11:00 a.m.: OWL gr. K-2
12:00 noon: Second Sunday lunch

Sun., Mar. 17:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
11:00 a.m.: OWL gr. K-2

Sun., Mar. 24:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
10:30 a.m.: Fourth Sunday brunch
11:00 a.m.: OWL gr. K-2

Sun., Mar. 31:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school

1b. Youth calendar

Sun., Mar. 3:
9:30 a.m.: Coming of Age meets for field trip to SF (return at 12:30)
6:30 p.m.: No evening SHYG meeting, due to leading worship in morning

Sun., Mar. 10: CHANGE TO DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age class
6:30 p.m.: OWL gr. 10-12
No SHYG

Sun., Mar. 17:
11:00 a.m.: NO Coming of Age
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Mar. 24:
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age class
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Mar. 31:
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age works on plywood sculptures
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

1c. Navigators
Navigators, our bias-free scouting group, meets twice a month, September through May. Contact Ed Vail to be put on the email list.

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February CYRE newsletter

February, 2019, news for Children and Youth Religious Education (CYRE) at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto (UUCPA)

Contents:
1a. Sunday school calendar (including OWL K-1)
1b. Youth calendar (SHYG, Coming of Age, OWL 10-12)
1c. Navigators
2. Register for Ecojustice Camp at UUCPA

1a. Sunday school calendar

Sun., Feb. 3:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
11:00 a.m.: OWL gr. K-2

Sun., Feb. 10:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
11:00 a.m.: OWL gr. K-2
12:00 noon: Second Sunday lunch

Sun., Feb. 17:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school

Sun., Feb. 24:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
10:30 a.m.: Fourth Sunday brunch
11:00 a.m.: OWL gr. K-2

1b. Youth calendar

Sun., Feb. 3:
9:00 a.m.: Senior High Youth Group leads both worship services
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age class
6:30 p.m.: No evening SHYG meeting, due to leading worship in morning

Sun., Feb. 10:
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age class
6:30 p.m.: OWL gr. 10-12
No SHYG

Sun., Feb. 17:
11:00 a.m.: NO Coming of Age
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Feb. 24:
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age class
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

1c. Navigators
Navigators, our bias-free scouting group, meets twice a month, September through May. Contact Ed Vail to be put on the email list.

2. Register for Ecojustice Camp at UUCPA

Ecojustice Camp, a week-long day camp sponsored by UUCPA, will run from June 10-16 in 2019. There’s a half-day camp for children completing gr. K-1 in June. For children and teens completing gr. 2-8, there’s a full day camp from 9-3, with a long day on Wednesday for a field trip, and an overnight on Thursday evening. The planning team includes Kris Geering, Dan Harper, Lorraine Kostka, Abby Porter, and Sarah Kostka.

To register, or for more information, visit the camp Web site: ecojusticecamp.org

CYRE newsletter for December, 2018

December, 2018, news for Children and Youth Religious Education (CYRE) at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto (UUCPA)

Contents:
1a. Sunday school calendar
1b. Youth calendar (SHYG, Coming of Age)
1c. Navigators
2. From the Associate Minister for Religious Education
3. Christmas carol sing along Dec. 2
4. “Who’s Knocking?” intergenerational service Dec. 2
5. Winter solstice celebration Dec. 21
6. Family Orchestra Dec. 22
7. No Rehearsal Christmas Pageant Dec. 23
8. Christmas Eve candlelight services Dec. 24
9. Social justice for the holidays
10. OWL comprehensive sexuality education for gr. K-1

1a. Sunday school calendar

Sun., Dec. 2:
9:30 a.m.: “Who’s Knocking?” intergenerational service (see below)
10:30 a.m.: Christmas carol sing along (see below)

Sun., Dec. 9:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
11:00 a.m.: Parent meeting for OWL gr. K-1
12:00 noon: Second Sunday lunch

Sun., Dec. 16:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school

Fri., Dec. 21:
7:00 p.m.: Winter Solstice service

Sun., Dec. 23:
9:30 a.m.: No Rehearsal Christmas Pageant (see below)
10:30 a.m.: Fourth Sunday brunch

Mon., Dec. 24:
6:30 and 8:00 p.m.: Candlelight services (see below)

Sun., Dec. 30:
9:30 a.m.: No Sunday school, child care is available

1b. Youth calendar

Sun., Dec. 2:
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Dec. 9:
6:30 p.m.: OWL gr. 10-12
No SHYG

Sun., Dec. 16:
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age first class session
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Dec. 23:
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Dec. 30:
No programs due to school holiday

1c. Navigators
Navigators, our bias-free scouting group, meets twice a month, September through May. Contact Ed Vail to be put on the email list.

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CYRE newsletter for November, 2018

November, 2018, news for Children and Youth Religious Education (CYRE) at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto (UUCPA)

Contents:
1a. Sunday school calendar
1b. Youth calendar (SHYG, Coming of Age)
1c. Navigators
3. Intergenerational Thanksgiving service on Nov. 18

1a. Sunday school calendar

Sun., Nov. 4:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school

Sun., Nov. 11:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
12:00 noon: Second Sunday lunch

Sun., Nov. 18:
9:30 a.m.: Intergenerational Thanksgiving service

Sun., Nov. 25:
9:30 a.m.: Sunday school
10:30 a.m.: Fourth Sunday brunch

1b. Youth calendar

Sun., Nov. 4:
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Nov. 11:
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age works on plywood sculptures
6:30 p.m.: OWL gr. 10-12
No SHYG

Sun., Nov. 18:
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

Sun., Nov. 25:
11:00 a.m.: Coming of Age works on plywood sculptures
6:30 p.m.: Senior High Youth Group (SHYG)

1c. Navigators
Navigators, our bias-free scouting group, meets twice a month, September through May. Contact Ed Vail to be put on the email list.

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