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Workshop 8: Come Be With Trees

Workshop 8: Come Be With Trees
Workshop 8: Come Be With Trees

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  • It's the little things citizens do. That's what will make the difference. My little thing is planting trees. — Wangari Maathai, Nobel Prize...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering Opening 5 Activity 1: Rise Up for Trees / Team Up for Trees 5 Activity 2: Guided Imagery — Among...
  • Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Close your eyes and breathe deeply for several minutes, perhaps repeating a word or...
  • Materials for Activity Cloth for altar or centering table Leaf name tags from the previous workshop, plus a few blank extras, and markers...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Chalice lighting words and...
  • Materials for Activity Workshop 1, Leader Resource 1, Rise Up for Trees / Team Up for Trees Preparation for Activity Choose the ice-breaker...
  • Materials for Activity Workshop 1, Leader Resource 2, Guided Imagery - Among the Trees Preparation for Activity Practice reading the guided...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " Trees for Kenya " Preparation for Activity Read the story a few times so you will be comfortable presenting...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Clipboards, drawing paper, and pens, pencils, or color pencils Optional: Paper for rubbing textures, and...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Taking It Home Basket for name tags Preparation for Activity Download the Taking It...
  • Meet with your co-leader after the workshop to look back over the entire program. Did you meet your overall goals? Did new goals emerge?...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Invite anyone who helped with planning or implementing the...
  • It's the little things citizens do. That's what will make the difference. My little thing is planting trees. — Wangari Maathai, Nobel Prize...
  • When Wangari Maathai was a little girl growing up in central Kenya in Africa, the land was green, the streams full, and the trees grew...
  • Read about Wangari Maathai and the Green Belt Movement . UU environmental resources include the UU Ministry for Earth and the UUA Green...

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