4th to 8th graders are invited to share in adventures on Global Citizenship! Friends are welcome and parents are invited to join us when they can. Preregistration for each day required at least two weeks prior to the event (773-283-6262). Each child will need to bring a packed lunch and the cost for each activity varies. If you would like to carpool from Irving Park United Methodist Church please contact the church office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 773-283-6262. (Younger children are welcome for activities with parents present.)
Wednesday, August 5 -What to do with difference? Diversity, race and how we can all come together. Gather at Eden UCC, 5051 W Gunnison Street, Chicago, at 9AM andvisit the Holocaust Museum to learn about how we can make a difference and be an “upstander”. After lunch we will head to Skokie Water Park for fun in the sun. $15.
Sunday, August 9 – Help Serve the Hungry at Community Feast at United Church of Rogers Park (1545 W Morse St.) It is a wonderful thing to help serve the hungry! Call the church office to join the team at 773-283-6262.
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Wednesday, August 19-Who is my neighbor? We will talk about homelessness, its causes, impact, and what we can do. We will be taking the train downtown to enjoy a scavenger hunt including a ride on the water taxi. $10 needed for transportation.
Wednesday, September 2- How do our actions impact our world? Environmental action: Beach clean up and family Beach Day! We will begin at Eden UCC at 9AM. We will leave for Foster Beach at around 9:15AM and pick up trach at foster beach from 10 to 11 am. We will return to Eden UCC by 3:00PM.