Religious Education Calendar 2017-18
9 RE Committee Retreat, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
10 Ingathering—All-ages worship service (no RE except Pre-K; Nursery is open)
OWL resumes, 7 p.m.
16 New Teacher Orientation
17 Fall term class 1
Youth Group resumes, 6:45
24 Fall term class 2
26 RE Teacher Training (all teachers), 7 p.m.
1 One-Room Sunday School (ORSS) (Ferry Beach weekend—see Note)
OWL and Youth Group in p.m.
Note: The ORSS model was created for those Sundays when no RE class or intergenerational service is scheduled. Children in grades K–4 meet in the Bailey Room after Time for All Ages for a multi-age program (The Nursery is open; Pre-K meets as usual).
8 ORSS (Columbus Day weekend); Nursery and Pre-K open; no evening programs
15 Fall term class 3
22 Fall term class 4 (Did de los Muertos during worship)
28 Youth Group retreat
29 Fall term class 5; no Youth Group
5 Fall term class 6
12 Fall term class 7 (Music Sunday)
19 Thanksgiving—All-ages worship service (no RE except Pre-K; Nursery is open)
26 ORSS (post-Thanksgiving); Nursery and Pre-K open; no Youth Group
3 Fall term class 8
10 Fall term class 9 (New Member Ceremony)
17 All-ages worship service (no RE except Pre-K; Nursery is open)
21 Youth Group Alumni Holiday Party
24 All-ages worship service in a.m. (no Nursery or RE classes); evening services at 4, 6, and 8 p.m.; no Youth Group
31 ORSS (New Years Eve); Nursery and Pre-K open; no Youth Group
Winter Term Begins
7 Winter term class 1
14 ORSS (MLK weekend); Nursery and Pre-K open
21 Winter term class 2
28 Winter term class 3
4 Winter term class 4
10-11 Youth Group Lock-In; no Youth Group on February 11
11 Winter term class 5
18 ORSS (beginning of school break); Nursery and Pre-K open; no evening programs
25 ORSS (end of school break); Nursery and Pre-K open; Coming of Age and Youth Group in p.m.
4 Winter term class 6
11 Winter term class 7 (Music Sunday)
18 Winter term class 8 (Youth Group Sunday); Youth Group in p.m.
25 Winter term class 9
Spring Term Begins
1 Easter—Two all-ages worship services (Pre-K programming during first service only; Nursery is open); no evening programs
8 Spring term class 1
15 ORSS (beginning of school break); Nursery and Pre-K open; no evening programs
22 Spring term class 2
29 Action Sunday (no morning RE); OWL, Coming of Age, and Youth Group in p.m.
6 Spring term class 3 (New Member Ceremony)
13 Spring term class 4 (Senior Recognition)
19-20 Youth Group lock-in; no Youth Group on February 20
20 Spring term class 5
27 ORSS (Memorial Day weekend); Nursery and Pre-K open; no evening programs
3 Spring term class 6 (Coming of Age Credo Service)
10 Spring term class 7 (Flower Communion); last Youth Group of spring term
17 Last OWL class of spring term