RE Blog

Blog for the Religious Education Program.

Take Apart Party

We had a wonderful time at our Summer program Bon Voyage Take Apart Party! Thanks to everyone for donating your old electrical items and loaning us your tools.



Trunk or Treat

Before Trunk or Treat, we had fun making marshmallow skeletons. Thanks to all for helping make Trunk or Treat a huge success.






Many thanks to Rob and Sam for teaching us about fly fishing.

First we learned to cast

…and we didn’t get tangled!

Next (the following Saturday) we went to Rocky Ford. (Marisa, Jake, and Rob pictured in the distance.)

Kim, Alaina, Holden, Griffin, William, Kathleen.

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Washington DC

Many thanks to Didi, Carrie, and Lauren for their tour of Washington, D.C. Such history!


We had a waffle iron test kitchen on Sunday, June 17. Each test started with the students making a hypothesis that, to Sandy’s surprise, turned out to be remarkably accurate. Brownie batter was the favorite. Cookie dough failed miserably. Cake mix worked well, but we … read more.

Canoe Trip

Last Sunday our annual canoe trip to Pillsbury Crossing was a huge success (thank you Larry Weaver, Dan Swenson, and Doug Walter!).

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Tie Dye!


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Enemy Pie

What’s in Enemy Pie? Here are our thoughts…

Kindness, respect, loyalty, sense of humor, sharing, love, empathy, trust, integrity, honesty, laughter, quiet time, baking skills, blueberries, crust, good listening, giving, thankfulness, strawberries, friendship, forgiveness, generosity, shared interests, sanity, fairness, apples, responsibility, cherries, caring, and chocolate.

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Earth Day and Rock Art

Here is our lovely art work from Earth Day and our Rock Art, too!

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First the bits

Then melted

for beautiful results

And rock art!

Bird Houses

We teamed up and made some lovely birdhouses!

Thank you Dan and Kathy!

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Proud builders!

Dan demonstrates a difficult maneuver

Kathy and Cade get to work

Burke and Violet repair a wayward nail

Molly and Jake discuss … read more.