Connection Circles Gears Up for Winter/Spring 2016
Connection Circles online are open to everyone – members, old and new, as well as those considering membership or those just interested in First U. Remember, you can join a circle at any time using this link, or by visiting our website: www.firstuuwilm.org
Fill out a printed Registration form at the Connection Circles table in Parish Hall on Sundays in January. Groups will officially start up again in February (some are ongoing in January).
New in 2016: Minister’s Theme Circles
February (1st Session): ‘We’
February (2nd Session): ‘Journey’
*#1 Minister’s Theme Circle: 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, from 7-8:30 p.m. in Room 29: Facilitator(s) to be announced.
New Members’ Circle: 2nd & 4th Mondays, from 7-8:30 p.m. in Room 29: Gary Blegstad and Jean Toll, Co-facilitators. (a great way to meet other newcomers to First U)
The ‘Oval’ Circle: 1st Thursdays at 12:45 -2:45 p.m. in Church Library: Parry Norling, Ruth Mette, and Hans Francke, Co-facilitators.
Online Circle: 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, from home computers, 9-10 p.m.: Lisa Jacobs, Facilitator.
Ongoing Circles (Register to join an ongoing group):
Open Women’s Circle: 3rd Sundays, from 7-9 p.m. in Brunner Chapel: Linda Sanders and Pam Weiss, Co-facilitators.
Torah Study Group: 2nd Sundays, from 9:15-10:15 a.m. in Room 27:
Mitchell Weiss, Facilitator.
Short Stories: 1st & 3rd Thursdays, from 7-9 p.m. in Room 29: Barry Marrs and Helena Miller, Co-Facilitators.
Rituals for Our Times: 3rd Wednesdays, from 7-8:30 p.m. in Room 29: Barbara Lenahan, Facilitator.
*You may fill out the printed Registration form in Parish Hall in January to indicate another day of week or start time for a Minister’s Theme Circle. We will try to accommodate your request.
Circles are great places to be heard in a safe and supportive environment, while also forming or deepening friendships, exploring meaningful topics, and having fun within a community of like-minded people.