High School Our Whole Lives Weekend 1018
Type of event: Training
This is a High School OWL Weekend for grades 10-12, hosted by the UU Congregation of Columbia and the UU Congregation of Frederick. This event is open to youth (ages 15-19) from congregations in the Mid Atlantic Area (formerly the Joseph Priestley district).
Our goal is to prepare high school students with the tools they need for healthy relationships and healthy sexual expression as they move through high school and into young adult years.
Join us for one of two themes:
- Personal Sexuality Issues (Body Image, Sexual Behavior, Intimacy, Orientation)
- Social Justice Sexuality Issues (Gender, Disabilities, Exploitation & Harassment)
A maximum of 20 participants in each track. Cost is $50 per youth, adult sponsors are free.
Check-in begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, October 12th. Orientation begins at 8:00 pm.
The event ends at 9:00 pm on Saturday, October 13th.
Optional event to view The Mask You Live In or Miss Representation documentaries from 9:00-11:00 pm on Saturday evening, departure is Sunday October 14th at 8 am.
All parents or guardians must attend a Parent OWL Orientation in order for youth to be admitted to the event. Orientations are scheduled for October 7, 2018 5-7 pm in Columbia, and Sunday, October 7, 2018, 12:30-2:30 pm for participants in Frederick.
Register as a Youth
Youth registration deadline is Friday, October 5th. You must download and complete this permission form (word) (pdf) (it is also linked to your confirmation email) and BRING IT WITH YOU.
Questions should be directed to the registrar - Robin Slaw at dre [at] uucolumbia [dot] net