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
- LONG SLEEVE SHIRTS
- PERSONAL CARE ITEMS (toothpaste, deodorant, contact solution, etc.)
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
Mail Registration forms and checks to:
Attn: Lauren Cantatore-Causey, DRE
6901 Holly Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78412