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CongrUUity 2015
Believe in Your Ideals and Act on Them
A Middle School Youth Group Social Action Conference
April 10, 11 & 12, 2015
Unitarian Universalist Church of Corpus Christi, Texas

What is a UU? Youth in grades 6-8 are invited to join us in learning how our Unitarian Universalist Faith helps guide us to make a difference in the world. This year, we will be exploring our Sixth principle building a better world. The focus will be on the work of Environmental Service and how Unitarian Universalists can help. We will learn how we can make a difference in the future of our World.

What are we going to do?

  • Participate in a social action project at Padre Island National Seashore or nearby beach
  • Learn interesting facts on how we all can make a difference in social justice issues in our communities
  • Experience songs, games and projects that are Unitarian Universalist focused
  • Practice the seven principles in a safe and affirming community
  • Meet other awesome Unitarian Universalist middle school youth
  • Have a World of fun!

What to expect

  • Arrive Friday evening between 6 and 8 pm for registration, snacks, and settling in.
  • Opening Circle begins at 8 pm, followed by socializing and an evening worship. Lights out at 12 am
  • Breakfast Saturday morning at a local Corpus Christi restaurant (registration fee will cover the cost)
  • Saturday’s schedule will include activities, games and fun
  • Dinner on Saturday evening at church. Lights out at 12 am
  • To-Go Breakfast, depart Sunday morning by 9 am

What to bring

  • SLEEPING BAG & PILLOW
  • INSECT REPELLANT
  • SUNBLOCK
  • SUNGLASSES
  • HATS
  • LONG SLEEVE SHIRTS
  • BANDANAS
  • PERSONAL CARE ITEMS (toothpaste, deodorant, contact solution, etc.)

What else
You must pre-register; we must know of all participants prior to the conference. The cost is $30. This event is not appropriate for those youth who have already taken part in high school YRUU events. There will be a 1 to 5 ratio of adults to youth.

Make Checks payable to Unitarian Universalist Church of Corpus Christi
Rainbow Chalice GearMail Registration forms and checks to:

Unitarian Universalist Church of Corpus Christi
Attn: Lauren Cantatore-Causey, DRE
6901 Holly Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78412

For registration forms & information: In PDF or In Microsoft Word
For more information, contact: Lauren Cantatore-Causey
REDirector@uucorpus.org Cell: 210-831-7820

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