School of the Spirit Adult Classes, Workshops, Gatherings, Meetings, and More!  (click on tabs for more info):

  • Use the online Adult Class Form or visit with De Anna if you have an idea for a class or event.
  • For more information, contact De Anna Hoyle, Interim Director, School of the Spirit at directorre@bvuuf.org

Adult Offerings – Fall/Winter 2016-2017

NEW OFFERINGS –

Articulating Your UU Faith Class – Led by Rev Lydia, these classes will guide participants through a series of easy and engaging exercises for five weeks, resulting in the ability to better communicate their liberal religious ideals. Tuesday afternoons 1:00 — 2:30 p.m., Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28, and Mar 7, 2017. Sign up HERE.

Thoughtful Endings Workshop – Sponsored by the Caring Council, Five session program covering various aspects of end-of-life planning. Facilitated by Elliot Good and Sue Mackey. Saturdays,  9-11:30, Feb 18Mar 11April 15, April 29 and May 13. Sign up HERE.

Our Place in the Web of Life  – A five part multi-media, interactive curriculum from the UUA Ministry of the Earth, suitable for age 15 and above. Facilitated by Judith King and Deb Davies of UU Church of Boulder and Co-Facilitated by Liz Marsis and seeking additional co-facilitator from Boulder Valley UUF. Tuesdays, 7-9 pm, February 7, 14, 21, 28, & March 7, 2017

Location: Either UU Church of Boulder or BVUUF, based on group preference. If interested in attending contact Liz Marsis (BVUUF), emarsis@gmail.com Young Adults (over 15) are encouraged to co-facilitate the program, and family participation is encouraged.  

Spanish Conversation Group – First Sunday of the month. Meets in Thoreau room at 12:30 pm. Contact: Marc Killinger  In this group we converse about ourselves, our activities and current events. Some singing, poetry readings and planned discussion of topics are also added to the mix. Bring your lunch and join us!

Monthly Writing Circle – Fourth Monday of the month beginning October 24. Meets at Family Garden in Longmont, 6:30-8:30pm. Contact and RSVP: Christiane Olivo .  Engage your creativity in this supportive writing circle. All genres and all experience levels welcome. This group will be organized around short “free writes” in response to a wide variety of thought-provoking prompts.

Ongoing Sunday Morning Meditation Group –  NOTE – January gathering will meet the fourth Sunday.

Most First and Third Sundays of the month. Meets in Thoreau at 9:00 am, Contact: Gwen Murphy (see description below)  In addition to the morning mindfulness group a practice for NVC or Compassionate Communication meets occasionally. Facilitation of NVC/CC is Mary Headley. Watch for future announcements for meeting time and place. 

Wise Women Spirituality Group, 2nd Tuesday Evenings, once a month

Come join a monthly circle that provides a safe confidential space for spiritual exploration, affirming each woman’s inherent wisdom, and forming deeper relationships and bonding in sisterhood. We welcome adult women of all ages. We meet in the sanctuary.

About Kelly: With over 15 years of experience, Kelly LoGiudice, LMT, ALM is a Nationally Certified licensed massage therapist, Cranio-Sacral therapist, ReikiMaster Teacher andAdvanced Angel Light Messenger.She has guided women’s groups in Colorado, Rhode Island and Pennsylvania. Her unique bodywork treatments blend nurturing, educated touch with insightful listening of your body rhythms, creating space for healing of your mind, body and spirit. Her heart-centered intuitive readings help clients tap into their inner wisdom and discover inspirational possibilities.
Facilitator: Kelly LoGiudice at 484-844-7973

Mindfulness Group and Quiet Space

Join the Mindfulness and Meditation group at 9 a.m. every first and third Sunday of the month. No experience required! For more information, or to join the Google Group, contact Gwen Murphy at guineveremurphy@gmail.com or Judy Feland at judypf@aol.com. Please note that the Thoreau Room remains available every Sunday before services for individual meditation and quiet contemplation. Remember to check the Mindfulness Resource Basket for inspiration!