Religious Exploration for Children and Youth
Sprouts | Room 214
Available 9:30-Noon, though children are always welcome in the service downstairs. Infants & toddlers will be engaged with an age-appropriate chalice lighting, story, activity and snack as well as ample time to play.
Explorers (Preschool through First Grade) | Room 212
Picture Book Unitarian Universalism: A fun and friendly class designed to introduce young children to the UU faith through picture books, art and related activities.
Seekers (Second to Fourth Grade) | Room 207
Harry & UU: Based on the Harry Potter series of books by J.K. Rowling that immerse children in the idea that one can work to make the world better. The curriculum includes many fun wizarding activities, but the main purpose of the curriculum is social action. The class forms a chapter of Dumbledore’s Army and fights against seven Horcruxes during the year. The Horcruxes are real world social action projects.
UU Youth United: 5th-8th Grade | Room 202
First United Film Company: Middle School is forming a film company! We will produce a number of films through the year that help tackle issues of our world. Improv games, brainstorming sessions, video shoots, editing- You don’t want to miss this!
High School: Room 203 aka The Teen Room
Join our growing high school group to hang out on Sunday mornings, give the teen room a make over and plan our year’s service projects. The goal? Build community, beat stress and have fun while doing some good in the world.
Multigenerational One Room Schoolhouse (MORSH) | Social Hall
On the second Sunday of every month, adults, children and youth gather to explore the ministry theme through song, story, mindfulness practice & activity stations. There will be activities suitable for adults & children. This is a great opportunity to get to know community members of all ages- you never know when you will make a new friend. Please plan to join us and support our efforts to grow community through religious exploration – together!
Volunteers are always needed in the classroom!
Our dedicated teachers need your assistance in the classroom, whether you have children in the program or not. Grandparents are especially welcome! You may signup just once a year or you may decide to help out every month- it’s your choice! Click here to get to our sign-up form: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f49aca72ca1f85-first