Weekly Notes December 16, 2014

December 16, 2014

CHILD AND YOUTH RELIGIOUS EXPLORATION

Last Sunday, the RE classes continued rehearsals for the holiday program, “Winter Holiday Traditions from A-Z.” Rehearsals will also be held on Sunday, December 21st at 9:00am in the sanctuary. Please let me know if you need a copy of the roles, costume ideas, song lyrics, and/or cd of the songs. The students have been working really hard and I’m looking forward to seeing all of you at the program.

RE Class Information and Guide Schedule:

  • RE Guide Schedule for December 21st: Practice starts at 9am in the sanctuary. I could use as many guides to help with rehearsal and costumes. Guides available: Neil, Wendy, Beth H., Andrea, Kim
  • RE Guide Schedule for December 28th and January 4th: There will be no RE classes on these dates.

Important Reminders:

  • My e-mail address has changed to drenicolerice@gmail.com.
  • We are in need of RE guides, shadows, subs, workshop teachers, and other volunteers. Please let me know if you are interested. There is a sign up sheet in the fellowship hall on the RE bulletin board.
  • I update the RE website weekly at https://regluu.wordpress.com/. Check it out and give me your feedback.
  • Materials Needed (can be dropped off in DRE office): Santa hats, small garden gnome, fake beard, bells, straw basket of fruit (can be fake fruit), straw mat, ear of corn, handmade book or gift, Unity cup
  • The OWL program will be starting up in January for 7th-9th grades. Please let me know if you’d like more information.

Upcoming Events:

  • December 21 (holiday program)
  • January 15 (Puccini’s Night fundraiser) More information to follow.
  • January 25 (January birthday celebration in the fellowship hall following service.)
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Weekly Notes- December 9, 2014

Last Sunday, some of the 5th-8th grade students went on a shopping field trip to purchase toys for the LUM Christmas Jubilee. We had a great time picking out special toys for each child. This Sunday, the RE classes are rehearsing for the holiday program. Rehearsals will be held on Sunday, December 14th during regular RE class time and on Sunday, December 21st at 9:00am. Students will meet in the RE classrooms on the 14th and in the sanctuary on the 21st. Please let me know if you need a copy of the roles, costume ideas, song lyrics, and/or cd of the songs. The title of this year’s program is “Winter Holiday Traditions from A-Z.”

RE Class Information and Guide Schedule:

  • RE Guide Schedule for December 14th: Beth M., Beth H., Sarah, Yiesul, Wendy, Neil, Susannah, Amy, Julie, Kim (classes begin in RE rooms)
  • RE Guide Schedule for December 21st: Practice starts at 9am in the sanctuary. I could use as many guides to help with rehearsal and costumes.

Important Reminders:

  • My e-mail address has changed to drenicolerice@gmail.com.
  • We are in need of RE guides, shadows, subs, workshop teachers, and other volunteers. Please let me know if you are interested. There is a sign up sheet in the fellowship hall on the RE bulletin board.
  • I update the RE website weekly at https://regluu.wordpress.com/. Check it out and give me your feedback.
  • Materials Needed (can be dropped off in DRE office): reindeer antlers (to fit prek/k class), baby doll to represent baby Jesus, Santa hats, small garden gnome, fake beard, bells, straw basket of fruit (can be fake fruit), straw mat, ear of corn, handmade book or gift, Unity cup
  • The OWL program will be starting up in January for 7th-9th grades. Please let me know if you’d like more information.

Upcoming Events:

  • December 13 (Christmas Jubilee)
  • December 21 (holiday program)
  • January 15 (Puccini’s Night fundraiser) More information to follow.

Weekly Notes- December 2, 2014

Last Sunday, the 9th-12th graders led a spirit circle on Chalica. Next Sunday, we’ll be having holiday program rehearsals and the 5th-8th graders will go on a field trip after the potluck to buy toys for the LUM Christmas Jubilee.

RE Class Information and Guide Schedule:

  • RE Guide Schedule for December 7th: Lola (sub), Beth H., Yiesul, Neil, Susannah, Andrea, Rae (sub), Jason, Julie
  • RE Guide Schedule for December 14th: Beth M., Beth H., Sarah C., Yiesul, Wendy, Neil, Susannah, Amy, Julie, Kim

Important Reminders:

  • We raised $370 at the Giving Tree fundraiser and $46 for Guest At Your Table. Thanks to all who donated and volunteered!!! We are still collecting donations of toys and stocking stuffers for the Jubilee. They may be dropped off in the DRE office.
  • We are in need of RE guides, shadows, subs, workshop teachers, and other volunteers. Please let me know if you are interested. There is a sign up sheet in the fellowship hall on the RE bulletin board.
  • I update the RE website weekly at https://regluu.wordpress.com/. Check it out and give me your feedback.
  • Materials Needed (can be dropped off in DRE office): reindeer antlers (to fit prek/k class), baby doll to represent baby Jesus, Santa hats, cat stuffed animal, potato, small garden gnome, fake beard, bells, straw basket of fruit (can be fake fruit), straw mat, ear of corn, handmade book or gift, Unity cup
  • The OWL program will be starting up in January for 7th-9th grade. Please let me know if you’d like more information.
  • Please e-mail me with any comments, questions, or suggestions at drenicolerice@yahoo.com

Upcoming Events:

  • December 5-6 (UU Holiday Art Fair)
  • December 7 (interested 5th-8th grade students/families meet in the UU cafeteria at 12:30 for the shopping field trip)
  • December 13 (Christmas Jubilee)
  • December 21 (holiday program)
  • January 15 (Puccini’s Night fundraiser) More information to follow.