AP class proposals due by Aug. 1

The Adult Programs Committee is seeking education program ideas, teachers and facilitators to help UUCF increase the depth and impact of Unitarian Universalism, grow cultural competencies and spiritual practices, and extend UU values beyond the campus. Planning for fall classes is underway and teaching is a great way to Grow, Connect and Serve. Complete and submit a class proposal using the online course proposal form no later than Aug. 1 or contact committee chair Elise Cutler at ApcUUCF@gmail.com to discuss ideas.  

Sanctuary support volunteer training

Sat., Aug. 3, 8:30-11 a.m., Cedar Lane UU Church, 9601 Cedar Ln., Bethesda, MD. Register here. Questions? Email sanctuary@cedarlane.org or call 301-493-8300 and leave a message. Training conducted by Cedar Lane’s Sanctuary Leadership Group and supported by the Congregation Action Network and UUCF’s Committee for Immigration Justice. Cedar Lane UU Church has provided physical sanctuary for Rosa Gutierrez Lopez since Dec. 10, 2018. All interested volunteers are encouraged to attend this training. It takes about 275 volunteers monthly working in shifts to sustain this effort. There are opportunities for many different types of participation. Spanish speakers are encouraged to participate. Everyone must have a background check completed before they can […]

OWL facilitator training

Fri., Aug. 23, 3-9 p.m.; Sat., Aug. 24, 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; and Sun., Aug. 25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., UU Church of Arlington. Are you interested in becoming a facilitator for the 8th Grade or High School Our Whole Lives (OWL) sexuality education curriculum? Sign up to attend this comprehensive training. Attendance at all sessions is required to earn the certification. Registration is limited to 20 participants. Several meals are provided. The UUCF Religious Exploration program can cover the $340 expense for one or two adults who are willing to take this training and teach in the UUCF program. Contact Diana Tycer if interested.

Fall Adult Retreat sign-ups

Fri., Oct. 11-Sun., Oct. 13, Claggett Center, Adamstown, MD. Questions? Contact Rachel Kazan or Jennifer Yi, uucffar@gmail.com. All UUCF adult members, friends and the larger community are welcome to attend the UUCF Fall Adult Retreat. This spiritual, intellectual and creative weekend includes fun and enlightening workshops and time for community and solitude in a relaxing country setting. Register online or in the Commons after services. Registrations accepted through Oct. 6.