CYRE

Sabbatical Update

The UUCPA Board has approved a sabbatical for Dan Harper, our Associate Minister of Religious Education, from October 1, 2017, through February 28, 2018. Two committees have been chosen to make the sabbatical go smoothly. One committee has been charged with hiring a part-time staff person to fill in while Dan is on sabbatical. They … Continued

From your Associate Minister of Religious Education

This is my last newsletter column before I start my sabbatical on October 1, and the most important thing I have to tell you is this:– You should attend the “Pot of Gold” UU Religious Education Conference” on SAt., Sept. 30. The keynote speaker is going to be Rev. Dr. Mark Morrison-Reed, and Unitarian Universalist minister and … Continued

Safety training for teachers and youth advisors

All volunteers who work with people under age 18 must attend an annual safety training. This training takes less than an hour and reviews emergency evacuations, child protection, earthquakes, and more. There will be two safety trainings this month, on Sunday, Sept. 10 at 11 a.m., and Sunday, Sept. 17, at 11 a.m., in Room B (Dan’s office).

Senior High Youth Group (SHYG) schedule set for the year

The Senior High Youth Group has set its schedule for the year. The schedule includes regular service projects, so youth can get community service hours, the annual SHYG worship service, and other fun and interesting activities. If your family has a teenager, and you did not receive a SHYG schedule, please contact one of the … Continued

OWL for gr. 4/6 coming soon

UUCPA will be offering the OWL comprehensive sexuality education unit for grades 4 through 6 from January through March, 2018. If you have registered your child for Sunday school, you will receive information about this program. If you have friends who might be interested in this program for their children, please have them send their … Continued

July 2 a Great Day for Kids at Church

As you’ll see in the CYRE newsletter you received from Dan earlier today, July 2 there is no Sunday school due to the Independence Day holiday. However, if you are in town that weekend, it’ll be a great service for kids to participate in. The service will consist mostly of music that we’ll make together … Continued

Parent Journey Needs Coordinator

Parent Journey, our monthly drop-in discussion group for parents, needs a coordinator for the coming year. This person would set the schedule, ensure the room is available, and schedule in volunteer facilitators each month. Parent Journey is an important group for two big reasons: It is one of the ways that new families get to … Continued

From your Associate Minister of Religious Education

Summer is one of the best time for families to come to UUCPA. Summer Sundays are relaxed and low-key. Summer Sunday school feels more like summer camp. It’s a great time to connect with old friends, and meet people you don’t know yet. Just remember that UUCPA has only one Sunday service, at 10:30, from June … Continued

Summer Sunday School Schedule

Summer Sunday school is a lot like summer camp. Programs are aimed at children entering gr. K-5, though older kids are welcome to participate. (Activities and adult leaders are subject to change.) June 4, 9:30: Act out stories with Dan Harper June 11, 9:30: Make UU chalice crafts with Kris Geering (Summer services begin; one … Continued

Associated Minister of RE’s Sabbatical Update

The UUCPA Board has approved a sabbatical for Dan Harper, our Assoc. Minister of Religious Education, from Oct. 1, 2017, through Feb. 28, 2018. Two committees have been chosen to make the sabbatical go smoothly. One committee has been charged with hiring a part-time staff person to fill in while Dan is on sabbatical (as … Continued