Sunday, April 10, 2016 School of the Spirit Weekly Update

For the theme of Creation: The story from science with a CosmosJam and an EruptionJam! Be an OWL leader or Coming of Age Guide next year, Family Friendly UU Passover Seder…

creation9 and 11 a.m. K-up: 

  • CosmosJam – We will use the Smart TV in Alcott to visit the universe with Neil DeGrassi Tyson from his show, Cosmos!Cosmos_spacetime_odyssey_titlecard
  • EruptionJam – Creating chemical eruptions with either Coke and Mentos if we can go outside or baking soda and vinegar if the weather is really rotten.
  • Operation Child Refugee – making bookmarks, paper cranes, and letters of support for the BVUUF project.
  • Nursery/Preschool –  Miss Ari and the young kids will experiment with baking soda and vinegar.

School of the Spirit for Adults (and youth!):

Read about all upcoming adult classes  online.



Wings of Wonder
Wings of Wonder

2016 We ARE Nature Summer Day Camp welcomes Raptors from Wild Wings! K-6th Graders, June 6-10, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. with before and after care available. Click here for more information and Registration.

Jr/Sr High OWL Leaders Training; UU Church of Boulder; BVUUF pays your tuition if you join an OWL team! Friday, April 22 – Sunday, April 24. Contact Katie Covey if you are interested. Our 7/8th grade Our Whole Lives Human Sexuality Class needs one more female leader.

8/9th Coming of Age guides next year! A few positions are open on the team for the Coming of Age program. Shared leadership with UU Church of Boulder.  Twice a month meetings shared by the team, plus 2 retreats, Opening and Closing Ceremony. See Katie or Rachel Stevenson, Youth Coordinator.

Outside! Be sure to dress for the weather, as the SpiritJam kids will be going outside from now on. Drumming will be OUTSIDE this Sunday.

Member Martin Ogle presents “Geo-Sapian – Relinking our community of Lafayette through connection to place” Sister Carmen Center, Sat. April 30, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Tickets $20 – $38.  More information at Geo-Sapian.

U.U. Passover Seder for Families

When: Sat, April 23rd 5-8pm

Where: UUCB, 5001 Pennsylvania Ave, Boulder, CO 80303

Come celebrate with song, ritual and feasting at a joint celebration between Boulder Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship and Unitarian Universalist Church of Boulder. We are looking for people to help with traditional food, set up and clean up. If you are interested please contact Kelly LoGiudice at at BVUUF or Diane Ewing at UUCB.

Upcoming in SpiritJam:

  • April 17 – Creation; Building community – LegoJam and AnimalJam
  • April 24 – Creation; the creation of Unitarian Universalism – ChaliceJam and Stories from our UU History.

6) Needed:

  • April 24 – adult helper for painting flower pot chalices.

Your School of the Spirit Staff:

  • Rachel StevensonYouth Coordinator, 
  • Ari Flauta, Early Childhood Teacher,
  • Spenser RaymondSpiritJam Teacher, 
  • Rachel SetzkeDay Camp Director,
  • Katie CoveyDirector of the School of the Spirit,