Youth and Young Adults

An Invitation for Young Adults from the Friends Committee on National Legislation

Sunday, August 2
Friends Meeting House of Washington, DC
2111 Florida Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008
Everyone’s invited to take a field trip over to Friends Meeting of Washington on Sunday August 2nd for a lunch with the organizers where they could share stories about what they’ve been doing in their community and strategize about moving Congress in the next year on climate.

Grounded and Resilient Organizers Workshop (GROW) Climate Justice – August 7-11, Chicago, IL

Friday, August 7 to Tuesday, August 11
(Registration Deadline May 3)
Cenacle Retreat and Conference Center
Chicago, IL
Cost $200
This is a young adult program of the UU College of Social Justice. Tim DeChristopher is organizing GROW Climate Justice because he thinks powerful things can happen by bringing great young people with shared values together with some of the deepest thinkers in the movement.

Gender Conference – November 13 and 14, Timonium, MD

November 13 & 14, 2015 in Baltimore
North Baltimore Plaza Hotel, Timonium, MD
Friday, November 13: Professional Symposium
Workshops, discussions and networking for education, medical, mental health and social service professionals.

Saturday, November 14: Family Day
Workshops for parents and caregivers; full programs for youth: teen workshops, tween programming and a kids’ camp.

A Gathering for Unitarian Universalist Youth and Young Adults of Color (ages 15-30) – July 10-14, Boston, MA – Application Deadline April 15

Friday, July 10 – Tuesday, July 14
Boston, MA
Application Deadline: April 15
Join other Unitarian Universalist Youth and Young Adults of Color (People of African Descent, Caribbean, Native/American Indian, Asian and Pacific Islander, Latina/o and Hispanic, Middle Eastern/Arab, Multiracial and Multiethnic) for a four-day gathering to deepen our faith, lift our spirits, and build critical skills for leadership in the face of our uncertain, broken and beautiful world.

Play Date in Support of Sick Leave – June 7, Chevy Chase and Montgomery Village, MD

Sunday June 7, 2:00-3:30pm
Kehilat Shalom 9915 Apple Ridge Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20886

3:30-4:40pm
Ohr Kodesh Congregation 8300 Meadowbrook Ln, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Join Moms Rising and Jews United for Justice for a fun afternoon of family-friendly activities and opportunities to change the world right here at home – with award-winning storybook A Sick Day for Amos McGee, arts and crafts, healthy treats, and simple, powerful action you can take as a family!