Religious Education Calendar 2017-18

 

September

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.

October

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

November

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

December

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

January

7           Winter term class 1
14         ORSS (MLK weekend); Nursery and Pre-K open
21         Winter term class 2
28         Winter term class 3

February

4           Winter term class 4
11         Winter term class 5
18         ORSS (beginning of school break); Nursery and Pre-K open
25         ORSS (end of school break); Nursery and Pre-K open

March

4           Winter term class 6
11         Winter term class 7 (Music Sunday)
18         Winter term class 8 (Youth Group Sunday)
25         Winter term class 9

Spring Term Begins

April

1           Easter—Two all-ages worship services (Pre-K programming during first service only; Nursery is open)
8           Spring term class 1
15         ORSS (beginning of school break); Nursery and Pre-K open
22         Spring term class 2
29         Action Sunday (no morning RE)

May

6           Spring term class 3 (New Member Ceremony)
13         Spring term class 4 (Senior Recognition)
20         Spring term class 5
27         ORSS (Memorial Day weekend); Nursery and Pre-K open

June

3           Spring term class 6 (Coming of Age Credo Service)
10         Spring term class 7 (Flower Communion)

 

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