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  • Sunday, 22 October 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
  • Sunday, 22 October 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    As Unitarian Universalists, we believe in lifelong learning. The world is full of fun and interesting things to learn about, as well as many people who enjoy teaching children about the world. Children deserve a chance to hear in clear and direct language that their teachers love to teach them.

  • Sunday, 22 October 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    Children discover there can be multiple answers to big lessons. They learn that to seek and evaluate answers to big questions is sign of UU faith. They experience prayer or meditation, the ritual of this session, as a way of seeking answers within and a way to articulate and feel their own appreciation, gratitude, wishes and hopes. 

  • Sunday, 29 October 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
  • Sunday, 29 October 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Our two classrooms will combine to celebrate Dia De Los Muertos, Samhain, and other fall celebrations.

  • Saturday, 4 November 2017 -
    6:30pm to 7:30pm
    For all Ages

    Honoring our dead though stories and pictures. This is an Amber Rose Ritual please let Facilitatior know if you plan to attend so she can get approval from the ritual team.

    Location: Stubbs Home
  • Sunday, 5 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    This lesson offers a general introduction to our 7 UU Principles (or promises). Learners explore what those promises are and how to keep them.

  • Sunday, 5 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
  • Sunday, 5 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Animals and insects can't talk, but people can. Our ability to talk makes us similar to the people around us. But talking also enables us to express our individuality. We can way what we think and feel, and we can say things that make other people feel happy.

  • Sunday, 5 November 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 12 November 2017 -
    12:00am to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 12 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    One way Unitarain Universalists seek to know the truth is through direct experience. We can see all the colors of the world for ourselves, and we can describe the things we see. It is good to open our eyes and see what a beautiful world we share.

  • Sunday, 12 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    Thanksgiving lesson to prepare children for the holiday.

  • Sunday, 12 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
  • Sunday, 12 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    The Table of Light

    Looking at celebrations of light in November/December through explaining objects we place on the Table of Light for Advent/Christmas, Bohdi Day, Solstice, HumanLight, Hanukkah, and Kwanza.

  • Sunday, 19 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Stories of feeding and being fed from Hebrew and Christian scriptures, and a Talmudic parable illustrate a basic truth:  We feed each other.

  • Sunday, 19 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    We can learn about our world by paying attention to the sounds and messages we hear with our ears. Our ability to hear is wondrous-a cause for celebration.

  • Sunday, 19 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    As Unitarian Universalists, we believe life is sacred-not only human life, but all life that shares our planet. This session looks at traditions and rituals to welcome new life into families and faith communities.

  • Sunday, 19 November 2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 26 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Chalica #1: Each Person Is Worthwhile
  • Sunday, 26 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Unitarian Universalists believe in being kind to others. Learning to express gratitude is a significant step in developing sensitivity toward the people in our community. Saying thank you because it makes someone feel good is a simple but important act of kindness.

  • Sunday, 26 November 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Special Lesson

    This special lesson will focus on Chalica, a UU holiday in which we honor each of the seven principles.

  • Saturday, 2 December 2017 -
    6:30pm to 7:30pm
    For all Ages

    In this session we will create lists or pictures (depending on the age) of things that we don’t need anymore and making an origami boat out of it and then let it float down the stream.

     

    Location: Stubbs Home
  • Sunday, 3 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Chalica #2
  • Sunday, 3 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children feel self worth when they are given opportunities to contribute in meaningful ways. They need to understand that their cooperation, smiles, thank you's, and expressions of love are important gifts to the people who care about them.

  • Sunday, 3 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    This lesson reiterates the seven principles, and adds the six sources of our Unitarian Universalist faith (the ways that we explore our faith).

  • Sunday, 3 December 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 10 December 2017 -
    12:00am to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 10 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    What gifts do you bring?
  • Sunday, 10 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Chalica #3
  • Sunday, 10 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Sharing is an important way of showing others that we respect and care about them. The concept of sharing can be especially difficult for children at this age. They need opportunities to experience sharing as fun, pleasant, and a good way to make others happy.

  • Sunday, 10 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    Children will learn about Hanukkah through story and activities. 

  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 -
    7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Chalica #4/5
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Young children love to help because it is a good way of gaining the approval they seek. It also allows them to participate in the adult world. Affirming a child's help increases their sense of self-worth and their community identity.

  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    As Unitarian Universalists, we believe members of communities take care of each other. This session identifies ways we care for others in our families, at school, in the congregation, and in the wider world. Children learn about the common Unitarian Universalist ritual of sharing joys and concerns.

  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 24 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
  • Sunday, 31 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Chalica #6

    Reflections on our efforts over the past year and hopes for 2018

  • Sunday, 31 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children will celebrate the coming new year. 

  • Sunday, 31 December 2017 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children will celebrate the coming new year.

  • Sunday, 7 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children will explore the mystery of creation through the story of the big bang.

  • Sunday, 7 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Chalica #7
  • Sunday, 7 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Darkness is often frightening for very small children. Thinking and talking about what the world is like when it's dark, and exploring what is beautiful and magical about darkness, can help children feel more at home in the dark.

  • Sunday, 7 January 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 7 January 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Saturday, 13 January 2018 -
    8:00am to 4:00pm
  • Sunday, 14 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    The world is so full of wonderful things to see and hear that sometimes we forget about the good smells. It's fun to share nice smells with our friends-especially when what we smell is something good to eat.

  • Sunday, 14 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    Children will celebrate the life and lessons of Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Sunday, 14 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
  • Sunday, 14 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Remembering Pioneers

    Rosa Parks, James Reeb, Martin Luther King, Viola Liuzzo, Jimmie Lee Jackson, and many others ....

  • Sunday, 14 January 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 14 January 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 21 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Unitarian Universalists believe in celebrating diversity. The world is full of wonderful things to taste. Some people like the taste of things that other people don't like. One of the things that makes each of us special and unique is that we like some things but not others.

  • Sunday, 21 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    Children explore contexts in which they can practice sharing as a sign of Unitarian Universalist faith. They discuss ways they share with family, friends, neighbors, the congregation and the world. They understand that they are better at sharing now than when they were younger, and that is a sign of maturity.

  • Sunday, 28 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Each person moves in a way that is unique and special. Our movements can show how we feel and take us where we want to go. We can move to take care of ourselves and to have fun.

  • Sunday, 28 January 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    The children learn that religions and cultures honor a death in different ways which are shaped by different beliefs about death and what comes after it. They learn that a Unitarian Universalist memorial ritual is created by family, friends, and a minister to show our reverence for life; our intention to remember our loved one so that something of them will live on; and our feelings about the loss of the loved one's physical presence.

  • Sunday, 4 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Small children are often expected to wait far beyond their tolerance for waiting. Helping them understand that everyone has to wait sometimes, and acknowledging that this can be very hard to do, can help them feel greater self-control and confidence when they are able to wait calmly.

  • Sunday, 4 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    Children will learn the story of Moses and the 10 Commandments.

  • Sunday, 4 February 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 11 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Young children need and deserve frequent reminders that they are loveable and loved, and that thier love brings joy to others.

  • Sunday, 11 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    Children will learn about Noah's Arc.

  • Sunday, 11 February 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 11 February 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 18 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children need opportunities to revel in the joy of being inside their skin-to move freely and to let music impose its rhythm on their own movements. 

  • Sunday, 18 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    In this session, participants consider the importance of the communities to which they belong, especially their congregation. They discuss ways to support the congregation and other communities, and learn about the ritual for accepting new members into the congregation.

  • Sunday, 18 February 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 25 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Many young children have uncomfortable associations with the word "remember" because adults use this word to remind them about what they are or aren't supposed to do. Giving them positive experiences to associate with the concept of remembering will improve their self-confidence.

  • Sunday, 25 February 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    Welcoming others is a sign of our Unitarian Universalist faith. In this session, the children hear a story based on a Hawaiian tale in which Pele, the goddess of fire, visits two families in disguise to teach a lesson of welcoming. They sing and discuss "Come, Come, Whoever, You Are," a popular Unitarian Universalist hymn based on words of the Sufi mystic, Rumi. Participants share personal experiences and brainstorm ways to make the group welcoming and accessible to everyone.

  • Sunday, 4 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30pm
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    Happy Anniversay UUFSM! Children will learn about the history of their fellowship.

  • Sunday, 4 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    As Unitarian Universalists, we believe that we should keep on learning and growing. Young children learn about their world by manipulating things with their hands-to explore, to discover, to play, and to make beautiful things. 

  • Sunday, 4 March 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Saturday, 10 March 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 11 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    As Unitarian Universalists, we believe that each person is unique and special, and we celebrate our differences. No one has feet exactly like anyone else's. Our feet, just one of the things that makes each of us unique, are a cause for celebration.

  • Sunday, 11 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children will learn about the life of Francis David, one our Unitarian ancestors.

  • Sunday, 11 March 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 18 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children can grow in every way when they feel confident, strong and capable. When they have fun using their whole bodies, their self-confidence grows.

  • Sunday, 18 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    This session introduces worship with our UU faith communities as a sign of our faith. Children learn some components of a UU worship service and create a mini-worship together.

  • Sunday, 18 March 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 25 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    We can learn about our world by paying attention to the way things feel. Young children need help to understand that others can feel, just as they can, and that others prefer to feel kind touches, just as they do.

  • Sunday, 25 March 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    Children understand themselves as "stewards"—that is, people with ability and responsibility to contribute to the care of people and places they love, such as family, friends, their school, the congregation, and the earth we share. Activities encourage participants to see themselves as generous people, with time, talent, and possibly financial resources (treasure) they can share to help take care of the congregation. The ritual for this session is the offertory, and the story is a wisdom tale from Islam about generosity.

  • Sunday, 1 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30pm

    Comparing the daytime world to the world of darkness explored in a previous lesson enables children to see the similarities, and to experience the beauty and magic of a world lit by sunlight.

  • Sunday, 1 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    This lesson will introduce children to the life and teachings of Jesus.

  • Sunday, 1 April 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 8 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    We share our world with fish, but they live in a different part of the world. We can help fish by taking care of the part of the world that we share.

  • Sunday, 8 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    This lesson explores the parable of the Good Shepherd.

  • Sunday, 8 April 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 15 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Trees are very nice. They fill up the sky. Children see the world with new wonder when art and language open their eyes to natural beauty.

  • Sunday, 15 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    Children learn that to recognize the beauty of each person's uniqueness is a sign of Unitarian Universalist faith. A story from a Santeria/Yoruba tradition leads to a discussion about stereotyping where children are encouraged to share their experiences. Though the topic may seem above the heads of young children, introducing the topic now opens a door for deeper future understanding. 

  • Sunday, 15 April 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 22 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    When children understand that the air they breathe is the same as the air that moves the trees and the clouds and is everywhere, they experience their interconnectedness with the world around them.

  • Sunday, 22 April 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    This session is about the 5th principle and and the use of the democratic process. Children examine different methods of making group decisions, practice making group decisions in a hypothetical situation, and learn about the congregation's governance systems.

  • Sunday, 6 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Every living thing depends on the soil under our feet. Examining and playing with sand and soil will enable the children to become aware of more aspects of the world around them.

  • Sunday, 6 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    This lesson introduces children to the sacred places and symbols of a variety of faith traditions.

  • Sunday, 6 May 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 6 May 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
    congregation reviews budget draft

    This meeting allows members of the congregation to review draft of budget for next fiscal year and provide input to the board.

  • Sunday, 13 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Children are entitled to unconditional love, an need to be reassured that this is so, which is explored in this session.

  • Sunday, 13 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    This lesson explores Hinduism through the story of a Brahmin, "The Sesame Seed Scholar".

  • Sunday, 13 May 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 13 May 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 20 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Everybody needs a little help sometimes. Fortunately, there are a lot of people who like to help others. Children need assurance that it's fine to ask for help when they need it, and affirmation of how wonderful it is to help someone else.

  • Sunday, 20 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    This session introduces public witness as a way to show one's faith by working for a fair and just world. 

  • Sunday, 20 May 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 27 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Most young children do not realize how many people know them. Thinking about the people who know them, and how those people have come to know them, can help children define themselves more fully.

  • Sunday, 27 May 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Signs of Our Faith Curriculum

    This session concludes the Signs of Our Faith program by affirming children's connection to our Unitarian Universalist history and future. They are invited to see themselves as carriers of a UU legacy: of faith in the power of humans to make the world a better place, of hope, and of support for one another in our faith journeys. The story of Antoinette Brown and Olympia Brown reinforces a sense of UU history and encourages children to help one another find the courage to follow one's calling.

  • Sunday, 3 June 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30pm

    We share our world with birds. People love to listen to birds singing and to imagine how fun it would be to fly like birds. We can help birds by making sure the world is safe for them.

  • Sunday, 3 June 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    This lesson focuses on the many forms of prayer of a variety of faith traditions, and shows that Unitarian Universalists have many ways they can pray.

  • Sunday, 3 June 2018 -
    12:15pm to 1:30pm
  • Sunday, 10 June 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    Sharing the beauty of flowers, planting seeds, and waiting for flowers to grow engages children in their own discovery of life cycles. Children will also be learning about the following week's Flower Communion.

  • Sunday, 10 June 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    The children will learn about our UU tradition of Flower Communion, and prepare for the following week's Flower Communion.

  • Sunday, 10 June 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Sunday, 10 June 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Sunday, 17 June 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am

    A beautiful day, learning, growing and being with friends in a wonder filled world are all glorious reasons to celebrate. This celebration will mark the ending of the regular church year.

  • Sunday, 17 June 2018 -
    10:30am to 11:30am
    Spirit Play Curriculum

    This lesson introduces the pagan Wheel of the Year. It also marks the end of the regular church year.

  • Sunday, 17 June 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 15 July 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 12 August 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    Modern Magick will safely guide you―even if you know little or nothing―through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

    • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
    • The most powerful rituals of magick
    • How to create and perform your own rituals
    • True meditation
    • Magickal ethics
    • Astral projection
    • Tools of magick
    • Evocation of spirits
    • Pathworking
    • Tantra and sex magick
    • The importance of the Tarot
    • Talismans and amulets
    • Secrets of visualization
    • Alchemy
    • Psychic self-defense
    • Healing rituals

    Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

    "Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."―Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 9 September 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    In this session we will discuss shamanism and how we can infuse those principles into our lives.  Reference book will be 

    The Shaman's Body: A New Shamanism for Transforming Health, Relationships, and the Community

    Nov 30, 1993

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 7 October 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    In this session we will discuss Intention and manifestation by using the Law of Attraction in our lives.  Making vision boards for ourselves to take home and practice.  Please bring photos or representations of things you want to manifest into your life. Watch The Secret (ON NETFLIX) before this session to get the most out of the discussion.

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 11 November 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    In this session we will discuss the book They way of the Wyrd by Brian Bates. This is a distillation of Anglo-Saxon sorcery, magic and shamanism.

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
  • Sunday, 9 December 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    (For Teens and Adults)

    In this session we will discuss American folk magick and how to use it in your day to day lives. Referance book is American Folk Magick by Silver RavenWolf.

    Location: Hollywood Recreation Center
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