Our special Intergenerational Church School days intentionally take into account the fact that there are learners of different ages and experiences in attendance. The programs seek to teach to the hearts of everyone present.
Intergenerational teaching and learning benefits both adults and children. It provides opportunities for all generations to understand the material differently and benefit from another perspective. It is a unique opportunity for the young to learn from the old, and for the old to learn from the young.
Examples of past Intergenerational programs include: World Communion Bread Making, Advent Wreath Making, Advent Spiral, and Holy Week Walk.
While we would like to strongly encourage participation from people of all ages, United Parish Safe Church Policy requires that children be accompanied by an adult.
Latest Intergenerational News
Please join us for a 'Fat Sunday' pancake dinner on Sunday, February 11 from 5:00-6:30pm in the Parlor! We have some United Parish gentlemen who have proven to be a pack of proficient pancake preparers. Come kick off your Lenten season with fun, fellowship and a delicious pancake dinner. Contact email@example.com.
Join us this Sunday, January 14 at 9:45am in the Parlor. It is open to all, and there will be music, food, crafts and fellowship. The program will be centered around Martin Luther King Jr. and holding up our prayers, concerns and questions about exclusion in current day. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
You and your children are invited to register for our annual Winter Retreat at Grotonwood in Groton, MA! The retreat spans from supper on Friday, January 19, through breakfast on Sunday, January 21. We will work on our spring musical. The weekend will also include fun, food, gym, snow, games, fellowship, and perhaps some quiet time for our wonderful parents!
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