Religious Education Classes Begin This Sunday

Follen’s Religious Education programs start this Sunday at 10:30. Please note:

  • All classes run until 11:40am
  • Parents of children in Nursery-Grade 2 must pick up their children.
  • Children in other grades will be released unless parents request otherwise (to dre@follenorg)


Curricula and Locations
PreK-K:  “We Are Many, We Are One” below Sanctuary
Grades 1/2: “Special Times” in Potter Room, below Sanctuary
Grades 3/4:  “In Our Hands:  a Peace and Social Justice Program” in Emerson/Alcott
Grades 5/6:  “Popcorn Theology” in Marshman Center
Grades 7/8:  “Neighboring Faiths” in Follen Library

Grade 8
Grade 8 students whose parents have provided permission (at the parent briefing for OWL, coming in a few weeks) will also be participating in Our Whole Lives, the values-based human sexuality curriculum (which meets on Thursday evenings).  Middle School students will also have the opportunity to participate in a Middle School Youth Group – stay tuned for details.

High School
Students in grades 9-12 are invited to participate in Follen Unitarian Universalist Youth (otherwise known as “FUUY”), which regularly meets at 6:30pm on Sunday evenings. Tenth grade youth are invited to participate in Coming of Age, a yearlong exploration of faith, values, ethics and personal beliefs which will meet on Sunday evenings – stay tuned for details. Students can connect via the Follen FUUY Facebook Group.

If you have questions about any of these programs, please contact Deb Weiner, Interim Director of Religious Education (781-862-3805 x 204).

Read Interim DRE Deb Weiner’s latest blog post, “In the Interim.”