UUA Statement on Events in Furguson, MO

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued this statement following the news in Ferguson, MO, that charges will not be brought against Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown: “Our fear that justice will not be served is now a reality. Regardless of the reasons why a grand … [Read more…]

Sunday, Oct 12: Animal Blessing with Dana Gardner

On Sunday, October 12, Dana Gardner will lead us in celebrating the animals in our lives and the many blessings they bring us. So, bring your well-behaved beasts (or photos of them!) and some plastic bags (just in case!) and let’s show our feathered and/or furry friends how much we love them! Following Service at 2pm (1:30pm … [Read more…]

Get Involved: CROP Hunger Walk and more

The annual Athens CROP Hunger Walk to counter hunger, both locally (25%) and overseas (75%), is scheduled for Sunday, October 12. We will walk on the bike path, beginning at 2 PM by the Richland Ave. bridge/Peden Stadium.  See Lois Whealey for more information and a signup envelope, and please ask friends and neighbors (on line works too) … [Read more…]

Sunday Oct 5: “The Unitarian Universalist Identity and Jewish History” with Rev. Lynda Smith

What unique and precious elements of our UU heritage are harmonious with Judaism? Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year is October 3-4th. How might UU’s relate to a “Day of Atonement”? Join us for Service on Sunday, October 5th for “The Unitarian Universalist Identity and Jewish History” led by Rev. Lynda Smith. Service … [Read more…]

Ohio-Meadville District UU Young Adult Network Fall Conference

The Ohio-Meadville District UU Young Adult Network Presents Fall Conference: Pop Con: Pop Culture and UU – A gathering of UU young adults (18-35) October 10 – October 12 East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church, Kirtland, OH To register go to: http://www.ohiomeadville.org/omdevents/540-yafallcon For more information visit: omduuyan.ohiomeadville.org www.facebook.com/groups/OMDUUYAN or email omduuyan@gmail.com Cost: $25-$45 (sliding scale), $5 discount if you bring a friend … [Read more…]

Sunday Sep 14: “Mother Jones: America’s Most Dangerous Woman” presented by Pat Gordon

On September 14th Pat Gordon will present “Mother Jones: America’s Most Dangerous Woman”. This is a much requested repeat of last year’s Labor Day presentation. We will be showing a 24 minute documentary on the life and legacy of Mary Harris “Mother” Jones. Mother Jones was an early 20th century labor organizer whose influence shaped … [Read more…]

Drum Circle with CUUPS

CUUPS will host a drum circle at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens on Thursday, September 18th beginning at 7pm. All including children are welcome to join and bring any instrument they have have.