Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Marin

Religious Education nUUs

Jeffrey Melcher, Director of Religious Education

It has been a low key summer here at UUCM. We have had Sunday classes with activities and a few family events. Our trip to Green Gulch and Muir Beach was fun. I didn’t know the Zen teachings were going to be full of so many existential jokes.

Here is scheduling for the remainder of the summer and the start of Fall RE at UUCM:


Sunday Mornings

 August 10: Humane Society, Lori Smith and her dog Isabelle

 August 17: Walt Littrell and Jef Melcher: Songs of Peace sing-a-long & YRUU  ice cream social.

 August 24: Visiting a local cemetery: Jef Melcher and Norm Davidson.

 August 31: Jef preaches on Dark Matter and the future of RE. Kids: Building an owl box for our property. Measuring, hammering and sawing. John Quinley and helper.


Family Events

 Saturday, Aug 9: Canoeing and Watershed Education with Art Reichart. RSVP to Jef

 Sunday, August 17: Parent Group meeting: 10:30-noon, UUCM Clara Barton Room

 Saturday, August 23: Beach and Heritage Day at China Camp, Free (10AM to 4pm, 11 AM free entertainment begins.)


 Fall 2014

September 7: Ingathering with Water & Stones ceremony – This Sunday we return to begin a new congregational year with an intergenerational service and potluck. The Water and Stone ceremony will be a sharing of gathered waters and stones from near and far throughout the summer. Welcome back!

September 14: 10:30-12:00 -- First day of Fall RE. Welcome Back.
                        12:00-1:30 -- Congregational Conversation (Childcare provided)

September 21: Noon-12:40 -- RE Parent Meeting – All parents. Lunch available from YRUU, $5.

September 28: RE teacher meeting – All teachers

October 5: 10:45-11:55 -- UUCM Parent Group 10:45-11:55. - Clara Barton Room                      

October 24-26: Congregational Retreat – Fun and community, families and singles.

 More to come …