Monday, November 18, 2013

November Photo Essay

Lots going on in Religious Education during November. here's a photo essay highlighting some of the happenings...

Over 80 pounds of candy donated by children and adults for Jazzy Sun Birthday parties.

Coming of Age youth discussions on return from experiential learning trips on poverty in Schenectady.

 Service2Service Sunday: putting together care packages to send to UUSS college students; COA pizza fundraiser, putting together Welcome Bags for people at local homeless shelters, diaper drive collections.

Coming of Age youth working at Schenectady City Mission Soup Kitchen. Smiley, pictured in second photo, told us not to assume that everyone who came in was homeless or did not work. "These are hard times," he said. We feed over 75 people, half of them families with children.