All children and youth are warmly welcomed into our multigenerational worship service celebrating our annual Ingathering and Water Ceremony. Childcare is available for infants and toddlers under the age of 3 in our nursery.
Don’t miss this week’s Super Silly Science Celebration! Not only are we having a super slime fest but Herr Doktor Naturwissenschaft returns to conduct more mentos and coke experiments. There will be some science-oriented refreshments too. Don’t miss this delightful capstone to our summer program!
All children and youth are warmly welcomed into our multigenerational worship service for our annual school transitions service. We will be honoring children and youth who will be entering kindergarten, junior high/middle school, or high school as this school year begins. In a twist on our normal practices, children will remain in the sanctuary for special activities after “singing the adults” out of the service!
PreK — 2nd grade: Brain Games! Do you trust your senses? Do you believe your eyes, your tongue, or your nose? Join us for super silly brain games with Prof. Nicole. (One of her minions hinted that jelly beans just may be involved.)
3rd — 8th grade
Science is about to get real! Dr. Frawnkenshteen Crescendo Boom promises to visit Super Silly Science Summer with his bag of tricks. Will it be a bangsite cannon, fire from water, or thousands of volts of electricity? Only he knows for sure, but you may want to bring your earplugs just in case.
Children in all religious education classes, Preschool through Junior High, are invited to our Take Apart Party during today’s RE Community Day. Children and youth learn how things are put together by taking things apart! This annual event features hands-on dismantling of donated small appliances that are broken or obsolete.
Senior High Youth Group is NOT meeting today.
Building Bridges: #14 Islam Part 2.
Youth will discuss last week’s visit to the Islamic Center and learn about contemporary issues in Islam.
Senior High Youth Group
The senior high youth will meet at Heritage from noon to 2:00 p.m. After lunch they will begin planning their upcoming worship service scheduled for May 3rd.
Building Bridges: #13 Introduction to Islam: Peace by Surrender
Youth will hear the story of Muhammad’s life and learn about the Five Pillars of Islam.
High School Youth Group
(Tentatively noon to 2:00 p.m.) Watch your email or contact youth adviser for information on whether the youth group will meet today. CONscience: High School Justice CON is taking place at People’s Church in Kalamazoo, Michigan March 6th-8th.
Building Bridges: #19 Atheism
Youth will explore the ideas in atheism and agnosticism, focusing on the connection between these beliefs and Unitarian Universalism and the social or political values they share.