2019-2020 Our Whole Lives (OWL) 6 to 9th Group

Our Whole Lives (OWL) –6th through 9th grade offered in 2019-2020

UUA describes Our Whole Lives program as comprehensive education curricula for use in both secular settings and faith communities. Honest, accurate information about sexuality changes in lives. It dismantles stereotypes and assumptions, builds self-acceptance and self-esteem, fosters healthy relationships, improves decision making, and has the potential to save lives. There is an OWL facilitator team and groups vary from 6 to 12 participants. Please note this program is offered only every other year at FPC. The next time program will be offered at FPC in Chelmsford is 2021-2022.

Please contact “DRE” Faith Formation & Youth Programs for more information: Dolores~  [email protected]

Current Participants: It is our pleasure to be able to offer the Our Whole Lives (OWL) program this church year 2019-2020.  OWL 6th through 9th.  September through June.

Parent/Guardian Orientation Mandatory Meeting:

September 8th at 6pm to 8pm

Sessions: Once a month on Sunday mornings: dates tbd

2019-20(-) Calendar’s Website 9.9

Drop-off: at 9:15 am DRE/RECoA will be waiting outside, on the steps of the  children’s chapel.

Dismissed: 11:30am Youth not in Choir- regular dismissal. We do not want to rush any of the participants… Please respect youth’s space and do not knock on door .  IMPORTANT: If your child is not attending on a particular day please let Dolores know: [email protected]

Snacks: Please bring light snacks and refreshments for 10 people. E.g. fruits; veggies; juice/seltzer; chips; cheese; crackers; cookies; your child’s favorite; We all share bringing in snacks to be fair as possible: However if this is a financial burden to your family please see Dolores~

Dates & Snacks Information: Please remember Allergies are a shared responsibility. Let everyone know ahead of time if you have an allergy.  Allergies listed for this group are seasonal, latex, tree nuts and rabbit allergies, however peanut free and vegetarian alternatives are always welcome.

UUA describes Our Whole Lives program as comprehensive education curricula for use in both secular settings and faith communities. Honest, accurate information about sexuality changes in lives. It dismantles stereotypes and assumptions, builds self-acceptance and self-esteem, fosters healthy relationships, improves decision making, and has the potential to save lives. There is an OWL facilitator team and groups vary from 6 to 12 participants. Please note this program is offered only every other year at FPC. The next time will be 2021-2022.