UUFA Announcements for January 9, 2018

What’s Happening at UUFA this week and next:

Many thanks to Katie Evans for an inspiring service this past Sunday focused on our first UU principle – valuing the inherent worth and dignity of all beings.  What a wonderful message for all of us as we begin the new year.

Tuesday, January 9th – NOON – 1:00 pm – Athens Women’s March planning meeting. UUFA is providing a host site for this meeting. All are welcome to attend. The march is scheduled for Sat. January 20th in conjunction with marches being planned around the nation.

Tuesday, January 9, -7:00 p.m. at the fellowship. All are welcome! For more information contact Megan Cameron at: mcpurple@yahoo.com

Tuesday, January 9 – 6:30 pm – Finance committee

Sunday, January 14th9:30 amExecutive committee meeting in the Ploghoff room.

Sunday, January 14th – 11:00 am – Rev. Don Rollins monthly service with potluck immediately following

What’s Coming Up Soon

2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Silent march and Brunch at Ohio University – Monday, January 15th – UUFA is sponsoring a table for 8 members to attend.  All seats are filled at this time.

UUFA Executive Committee retreat for Saturday, February 3 at the fellowship from 11:30 – 3:30.  Members will be encouraged to bring a potluck dish to share.  Open to all members!

SAVE THE DATE – UUFA Annual Meeting 2018 – Sunday, April 8th

UU Women’s Rights Group:   

UU Social Action Opportunity to Connect – New National secret Face Book group – UU Women’s Rights Group. This is an opportunity initiated by Karen Nichols 

From Karen’s email:

“Earlier last year I started a Women’s Rights Action Group at my congregation.  I am attaching our end of year newsletter “Gazette” to show what we have been up to and what I am hoping on a nationwide level will be the types of things that can be shared on the FB page.

I looked around FB for a national UU Women’s group to connect for ideas, learn about how others are organizing and more importantly as a reminder that there are other like-minded people but I couldn’t find one that fit my idea so after talking to a few folks including our minister, I decided to create one myself.

It was created as a “secret” group to reduce any trolls etc as people can only be added by another already in the group.  If you would like to be added, let me know and just send me your email address that is used on FB and I will have an invitation sent out to you right away.

Once in the group you can directly add any of your UU friends who you know would be interested. If you are not interested but think you know someone who might be, just have them send me their Face Book email address at: kbbingo@hotmail.com and I will send them an invite.

 

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