Upcoming Activities

UUSS Paddles: August 8th

Join UUSS members for an evening paddle on the Mohawk River on Tuesday August 8th. Last month 12 paddlers joined in! We’ll launch at 6:30PM from Kiwanis Park in Rotterdam, and head west (to Mabee Farm). Contact Kevin O’Connor at koconnor28@nycap.rr.com

Women’s Alliance: Schenectady High Students

The Women’s Alliance is partially funding back to school starter kits for Schenectady High students this fall. Many arrive on campus with not so much as a pencil and while we cannot equip everyone, we can supply several hundred with notebooks filled with the basics to begin classes. Teachers direct students in need to the … Continued

UU Schenectady Picnic at Thompson’s Lake

Save The Date: Saturday, August 5th: Join your UU Schenectady friends at Thompson’s Lake Campground at Thacher State Park, where we’ve reserved 2 campsites directly across from the beach to be the center of our day-long festivities. Come as early as you’d like to swim, hike, rent a rowboat or paddle-boat, launch your own boat, … Continued

Earth Circles

Sunday, August 6, 10:30 am in the Great Hall – Earth Circles and Lois Porter’s drummers have been asked to provide drumming for this storytelling summer service.  All are welcome. Come and join in! Peacemaker’s Circle Members of this on-going Earth Circles class are on vacation for the summer.  Study sessions will resume September 11th. Cakes … Continued

Philosophy Group Schedule

The Philosophy Group has chosen its next book to commence in September: The Cave and the Light by Arthur Herman. During the summer months volunteers in the group provide subjects for each session, which provides an opportunity to introduce a variety of topics.  Copies of material to be considered will be distributed the previous Wednesday, and will … Continued

Schenectady Home Furnishings Needs Volunteers

Volunteer Opportunities for Schenectady Home Furnishings Board Members Volunteer Coordinator Grant Writers HR Experience Public Relations Experience Truck Drivers Truck Loaders Warehouse Sorting Organize and sort donated housewares for Elsie’s closet. Mondays and Tuesdays 10am-12noon. Possibly other times too. Off-Site Ware house Sales 6 weekends a year. Sale from 10am – 3pm (Sale Helpers include … Continued

Help Wanted

There are lots of exciting things going on in the church these days that would benefit from the skills and passions of our members – and we don’t always know all those skills and passions, and those with the skills might not know what is helpful.  As we move into a responsive Teams approach, there … Continued

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