2019 HS OWL

2019 HS OWL

High School OWL Weekend

Friday, April 26, 2019 – 7:00 pm EDT to Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 11:00 pm EDT. Optional overnight to 7:00 am Sunday.

Sponsors: UU Congregation of Columbia, Columbia, MD, UU Congregation of Frederick, Frederick, MD, Homeschool Groups? Link?

This is a High School OWL Weekend for grades 10-12, hosted by the UU Congregation of Columbia and the UU Congregation of Frederick. This event is open to youth (ages 15-19) from congregations in the Mid Atlantic Area (formerly the Joseph Priestley district).

Our goal is to prepare high school students with the tools they need for healthy relationships and healthy sexual expression as they move through high school and into young adult years.

Join us for one of two themes:

  • ??? Theme: Bodies & Body Image, Gender, Attraction, Healthy Relationships
  • ??? Theme: Communication, Consent, Sexual Expression & Pleasure, Caring for Our Sexual Selves, Reproductive Responsibilities

A maximum of 20 participants in each track. Cost is $50 per youth, adult sponsors are free.

Check-in begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, April 26th. Orientation begins at 7:00 pm.
The event ends at 9:00 pm on Saturday, April 27th, with optional overnight Saturday night until 7:00 am Sunday morning.
Optional event to view The Hunting Ground??? documentary from 9:00-11:00 pm on Saturday evening.

All parents or guardians must attend a Parent OWL Orientation in order for youth to be admitted to the event. Orientations are scheduled for Saturday, April 14, 7:00-9:00 pm in Columbia, and Sunday, April 14th from 12:30-2pm in Frederick. Bailey?

Register as a Youth
Youth registration deadline is Friday, April 19th. You must download and complete this permission form (word) (pdf) (it is also linked to your confirmation email) and BRING IT WITH YOU.

Register as an Adult
Adult registration deadline is Friday, April, 19th.

Questions should be directed to the registrar – Robin Slaw at dre@uucolumbia.net

7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia MD 21045