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August 2020

Each Saturday from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. we gather at the K-State Intramural Fields (corner of Denison and Kimball). The fields provide a lovely opportunity for kids to run off energy, fly kites, or explore for bugs while maintaining good distance. Extremely good distance!

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July 2020

SUMMER IS OFFICIALLY HERE and we’re making the most of it.

Each Saturday from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. we gather at the K-State Intramural Fields (corner of Denison and Kimball). The fields provide a lovely opportunity for kids to run off energy, fly kites, or … read more.

June 2020

SUMMER PLANS

Our summer program is going to be a series of “Kits for Kids” which will include a variety of activities and projects. There will be kites, wind chimes, nails & wood, bug jars & magnifying glasses, and more. Kid Kits will either be delivered … read more.

May 2020

 

Here’s a link to my annual report:  UUFM RE Annual Report 2019-20

 

RE Zoomers

Be Creative
How are you being creative during these stay-at-home weeks? I posed that question to the students recently. Here’s a sampling of what I heard:
Legos
Drawing
Painting
Baking
Learning … read more.

Book Lending Library

I am blessed to live in a house with many books. If you’re tired of digital media and wish the library would reopen so you and your kids could get some books, well, I’ve got some to share.

The list isn’t particularly organized and it’s … read more.

Scavenger Hunt warm-up…

Can you find…

1. Something very soft
2. A toy with 3 different colors
3. A movie that has “S” in the title
 
How about these…
1. A stick that is longer than your hand
2. Something you love to play with
3. Something that is brown
 
How about … read more.

April 2020

Easter Scavenger Hunt! It’s been a crazy few weeks and I’m worn out. How about you? Wouldn’t you love to have a day – or a few days – to just do something fun? I’m in the process of designing a scavenger hunt so we … read more.

March 2020

WE’RE CELEBRATING PI DAY!
Spring is right around the corner and we’re ready to celebrate. How about a little pie on Pi Day? Saturday, March 14 the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in Aggieville starts at 1:00 p.m. After that we’re celebrating Pi Day! From … read more.

February 2020

OUR WHOLE LIVES (OWL) K-2
Our Whole Lives (OWL) for those in Kindergarten through 2nd grade will be offered February 2 – March 1. The K-2 program supports parents in educating children about birth, babies, bodies and families. The weekly one-hour sessions engage children with stories, … read more.

January 2020

HAPPY NEW YEAR!  We’ve moved into our winter quarter where our main focus is on the rich Jewish and Christian heritage of Unitarian Universalism.  Additionally, we have a sprinkling of lessons on the monthly theme. Winter quarter is also a good time to hope for … read more.