Sun, Dec 10, 2017 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
All are invited to a presentation and Q & A about the OWL program. Our Director of Religious Education, Kiersten Moore, and the certified trainers will be present.
Parents of kids age 9-11 are especially invited–whether or not you are regular members at the Unitarian Church. This program is open to all.
Grandparents, educators, counsellors – may also be interested in learning more.
Bring your lunch in. Child care — and Pizza– will be available for kids.
Our Whole Lives (OWL) Sexuality Education
OWL is a positive, comprehensive, and age-appropriate educational program that promotes sexual health. It has four primary goals:
-to provide accurate, developmentally appropriate information.
-to increase self-esteem and understand relationships with and responsibilities toward others.
-to develop interpersonal skills including communication, decision making, and problem solving.
-to teach responsibility for personal health and safety.
For more information please visit their website – http://www.uua.org/re/owl
OWL at Unitarian Church of Vancouver
Age 9-10 (Grade 4-5) – January-March 2018
Ten-session program for learning about and discussing the physical and emotional changes of puberty. Participants will read It’s Perfectly Normal by Robie H. Harris, and examine topics such as values and sexuality, communication and decision making.
Each session includes a homework activity for parents and children to complete together.