CYRE E-News February 2018

The Children and Youth Religious Exploration classes have been busy! In January … * We hosted First U’s Martin Luther King Day of Service activities, focusing on activities at the Elbert Palmer Elementary School (see more details here) * The Seekers (2nd, 3rd, 4th grades) learned about child slavery issues...

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Sabbatical Time for our Director of Religious Exploration

In September, the congregation acknowledged and celebrated my 10 years of service as the Director of Religious Exploration at First Unitarian Church of Wilmington. During these 10 years we have accomplished so much in our Children and Youth Religious Exploration program! We added Our Whole Lives Sexuality Education for Kindergarteners/First...

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Bertuccis fund raiser

Dining for Youth Group Dollars THIS Sunday!

Come to Bertucci’s on Sunday, January 28 for lunch or dinner and help raise money for our Youth Group! With your 15% ticket, Bertucci’s will donate 15% of your bill on this special day to help raise $ for our Youth Group’s service trip to West Virginia. Click here to...

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OWL k-1

K/1 OWL (Our Whole Lives)

The Children’s Religious Exploration Team (CYRE) is excited to offer Our Whole Lives (OWL) Sexuality Education to Kindergarten and First Graders at First Unitarian Church. The K/1 OWL program supports parents in educating their young children about birth, babies, bodies and families. It helps establish a life-long pattern of family...

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Youth Choir

JOIN the First U Children & Youth Choir

Scott Ward is leading the First U Children & Youth Choir for 3rd graders – 12th graders. The choir will meet 3 times prior to the performance on December 17. Attendance is required at 2 of the practices in order to participate. If there is enough interest, we will have...

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September Reflections-Children and Youth

* New and familiar faces filled the classrooms as we started another year of Children and Youth Religious Exploration (CYRE) programming! Exciting changes to the CYRE program were discussed at our annual Parent Meeting. Please follow this link if you still need to register your child(ren) for classes. (Muggles are...

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Grub Burger Bar Youth Group Fundraiser 

Come to the Grub Burger Bar (Concord Mall, 4737 Concord Pike. Suite 810, Wilmington) on Sunday, September 24 for lunch or dinner and help raise money for our Youth Group. When you mention the First U Youth Group, the Grub Burger Bar will donate 20% of your bill on this...

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Summer girl in hat with fence

Summer Childcare June 11 – Sept. 3

Summer Childcare is in room 29 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Children must be signed in and out. Please note snacks will not be served during the summer. We will have juice boxes and water available. You are welcome to send your child with nut free snacks. If the...

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Youth Peace Art on August 20

Youth Peace Art on August 20 at First U during the regular CYRE program hours. This Sunday children and youth K-12 will be invited to create a picture of peace.What does peace look like? What does a peaceful world look like? Pacem in Terris is organizing a youth Visionary Peace Art...

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