This Week in CYP


This Week in
Children’s and Youth Programs

It’s Back to School Sunday! We have a morning of celebrations in store, followed by a full array of Spiritual Expressions choices in the afternoon.

Kindergarten Kick-Off
9:00 a.m. ǀ Presidents’ Room
If you have little ones entering kindergarten, please join us for a special celebration just for you and your child. Together, you’ll create a personal ritual and keepsake craft. A light breakfast will be provided and we’ll have childcare for siblings.
RSVP to Shannon Boston at

Back to School Blessing & Teacher Commissioning
10:00 a.m. ǀ Sanctuary
Families with children in kindertarten through high school, join us in the Sanctuary for a special Back to School Blessing and Teacher Commissioning. Kids in 7th grade and older will remain for the full service, while kids in K-6th will head to their classrooms for "Get to Know You" games!

Find Sunday’s Schedule Here


Children’s and Youth Program Volunteer Sign-up

Join us in the Family Room to learn more about volunteer opportunities with our Children’s and Youth Programs, and sign up to join in the fun!

Volunteers working with kids


Schedule for Sunday,
August 19, 2018


Morning Activities

Kindergarten Kick-off
9:00 - 9:45 a.m. ǀ Kindergarteners and Parents ǀ Presidents’ Room

Special Pre-school Childcare
9:00 - 9:45 a.m. ǀ Pre-K and Younger ǀ Room 112

Special Grade School Childcare
9:00 - 9:45 a.m. ǀ 1st Grade and Up ǀ Room 202

Regular Pre-school Childcare
9:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. ǀ Infants Room 112 ǀ Toddlers Room 113 ǀ Pre-K Room 5

Back to School Blessing
9:55 - 10:20 a.m. ǀ Families and children K+ ǀ Sanctuary

Sort into Religious Exploration Classes
10:20 a.m. (approximate) ǀ K - 6th Grade & Guides ǀ Chapel


Religious Exploration 10:20 - 11:20 a.m.



K - 8th Grade

K - 6th grades meet in their usual classrooms for Religious Exploration

7th & 8th grades attend the full service in the Sanctuary, then go to the Sponge Room until 11:45 a.m.

9th Grade

9th grade attends the full service in the Sanctuary, then meets in Room 120 for Coming of Age

10th - 12th Grade

Youth in 10th - 12th grades attend the full service in the Sanctuary, then meet in the Sponge Room until 12:45 p.m.



Snack & Social Time 11:20 - 11:45 a.m.
Dress for the weather!


Spiritual Expressions
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Each Sunday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., our K - 8th grade classes choose from a menu of options to suit their individual learning style as they explore our monthly themes.

Not so Bored Games
Presidents’ Room (all ages)

Visual Arts
Artists’ Atelier (all ages)

Yoga Games and Poses
Majestic Theater (all ages)

Banks of the Nile (grades 3 - 8)

Dungeons, Dragons and Divinity
Room 128 (grades 4 - 8)


Pick-up Time 12:45 p.m. in the Family Room


Afternoon and Evening Activities

Middle School Pool Party
12:50 - 3:00 p.m. ǀ Meet in Sponge Room

High School Pool Party
5:30 - 8:30 p.m. ǀ Meet in Sponge Room

If your child is attending a Pool Party, we must have a current copy of the ASUC Medical Release & Field Trip Authorization form on hand. You can pick one up in the Family Room or submit online.