Friday UU Update
Unitarian Universalist Church of Bloomington, Indiana
Friday, August 19, 2016

In This Issue
Congregational Picnic and Pool Party 
Saturday, August 20th
JOIN US AT BRYAN PARK- Newcomers and Guests Welcome!
Potluck Picnic - 5:30-7:30pm
- Henderson Shelter
* Fun, food and fellowship
* Bring a dish to share, your own table service and blanket
Pool Party (free) - 8:00-9:00pm - Bryan Park Pool
Find the event on Facebook.
Sunday, August 21, 2016
9:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.
The Idea Generation:
 Houston, We Have a Problem
 Reverend Mary Ann Macklin 
Creative problem solving is a testimony to imagination and innovative thinking, generative techniques so needed in our world today.
      Join us as we ground ourselves in a spirited exploration of creativity.
     Jamie Kirkley will offer a Chalice Circles reflection as part of our service.
Update your info for the Congregational Directory!
  If your contact information has changed, please update our information in the Commons on Sunday.  If you would like your photo taken for the directory see Deeva or Monica in Room 204, 10:30-11:15am this Sunday, August 28, or September 4! 
  If you are not listed but want to be, send your info to [email protected] by September 12.
Please Don't Park on the Grass
Indiana University has requested we do not park on grassy areas of their property west of Fee Lane. On Sundays or at other times when we need to park there, please only park on paved or graveled areas.Please also don't park on our neighbor's grass or on our grass. Thanks!
What's Happening in Religious Education This Week?
Preschool will be explore Thoreau and Walden Pond as they hear the story Henry Builds. K-8th grade will have the choice of photography, making a musical instrument in art at 9:15am and an additional offering of chalk fun outdoors at 11:15am.
Our Whole Lives for 7th-8th grade
Parents who are interested in enrolling their child in Our Whole Lives this year, you must attend the Parent Meeting on Monday, August 22, from 6-8pm in the Library.  Please contact Adrienne Summerlot for more information.
It Takes a Village to Teach Our Kids
Are you a storyteller? Do you like to explore big questions? We are still in need of teachers for our religious education classes, which begin on Sunday, September 11th.  Please contact Adrienne Summerlot or Emily Manvel Leite for more information.
You Can Still Join the Choir!
Just show up on Thursday at 6:50 p.m. and check in with Music Director Susan Swaney. Rehearsals are in the Meeting Room each Thursday, 7:00-8:30 p.m. There is childcare available.
For More Information see the August 15 issue of our newsletter, The Prologue. 
Masthead photo by John Woodcock
Seeking the Spirit, Building Community, Changing the World
Contact Info
Carol Marks
Church Administrator