RE Calendar 2019-2020

First Parish in Lincoln  – Religious Exploration

2019-2020 PLANNING Calendar

(S) = children begin in the Sanctuary (across from the Library)

(PH) = children begin in the Parish House (across from Bemis Hall)

Our “Community Youth Choir” is for children in grades 2, 3, 4 and 5. Schedule coming soon!

Calendar events subject to change as the year unfolds – please check back often!

Fall 2019

September

8 – Ingathering w. Water; Blessing of the Backpacks-(children/youth in Sanctuary) no RE classes, no Nursery

15 – Rally Sunday -RE classes 1 -“Open House”

22 – RE classes 2 -Children’s Chapel -OWL PARENT MEETING

29 – Rosh Hashanah (long wknd ) -(social action -Dnls) Gst Prchr: Wendy Vander Hart

October

2 – Wednesday Food for Thought–Blessings

6 – RE classes 3 -Blessing of Animals 9am – OWL

13 – Columbus/IndgPpls Day Weekend (RE Activity -all ages -fall hike)

20 – RE classes 4 -Children’s Chapel-OWL

27 – RE classes 5 -Guest Prchr: Parisa Parsa

November

3 – RE classes 6 -OWL

6 – Wednesday Food for Thought-Free Range Childhood

10 – Veteran’s Day Weekend -(children/youth in Sanctuary)

14 – “Spiritual Parenting”with Jenny and Margit 5:30pm

17 – RE classes 7 -New Member Service -OWL

24 – ADVENT WORKSHOP (snack reception)

December

1 – (Thanksgiving Wknd) PAGEANT Prac

8 – PAGEANT Prac-OWL

12 – “Hygge for Beginners” dinner and games with Meredith and Margit

15 – PAGEANT Prac-Lucia Procession

22 – INTERGENERATIONAL SERVICE: Pageant Performance!

24 – Xmas Eve Service(s)

29 – Meditation Service -no RE, no Nursery

Winter Workshop 2020

January

 5 – Winter Workshop 1 -OWL

8 – Wednesday Food for Thought

12 – Winter Workshop 2 -Children’s Chapel -Outreach “Climate Sunday” -OWL

19 – MLK Weekend -(RE Activity -all ages -?) -Guest Prchr: Mary Margaret Earl

26 – Winter Workshop 3

February

2 – (S) Winter Workshop 4 – OWL

5 – Wednesday Food for Thought

9 – (PH) Winter Workshop 5 – Children’s Chapel – OWL

16 – (PH) School Break 1 (social action project)

23 – (S) School Break 2 (children/youth in Sanctuary – Communion)

Spring 2020

March

1 – (PH) Children’s Chapel – Teacher Appreciation Brunch after svc – OWL

4 – Wednesday Food for Thought

8 – (S) INTERGENERATIONAL SERVICE

15 – (PH) SPRING WORKSHOP – Saint’s Day Crafting – OWL

22 – (S) RE classes 1

29 – RE classes 2 -Guest Prchr: Larry Buell

April

5 – (S) Palm Sunday – Children’s Chapel (activity – Palm-agami) – OWL

8 – Wednesday Food for Thought

12 – Easter 10am Service -(children/youth in Sanctuary)

19 – (PH) School Break 1 (social action project)

26 – (S) RE classes 3 – School Break 2 – Guest Prchr: Will McMillan – OWL

May

3 – (PH) RE classes 4 – Children’s Chapel – OWL (as needed)

10 – (S) RE classes 5

17 – (S) Celebration Sunday – INTERGENERATIONAL SERVICE!

24 – (S) RE classes 6

31 – (S) Memorial Day Weekend (RE Social Action with VOLMA)

June

7 – (PH) Children’s Chapel – RE 7 and re-cap

14 – (PH) RE social action? Activity? Field Trip?!