Upcoming Activities

UU Young Adult Potluck – February 3rd

UU Young adults are gathering for a potluck on Saturday, February 3rd, at 6 pm at the home of Chrissy & Jaime Bisceglia. RSVP to cmr9831@gmail.com for directions & details.

Philosophy Group

We began discussing From Bacteria to Bach and Back: the Evolution of Minds by Daniel C. Dennett on January 3, 2018, and anticipate completing the discussion on April 28. For the ongoing schedule, please contact Michael Foster. As always, if you would like additional information on future scheduling and want to participate, please contact Michael … Continued

Long Strange Trip, An Exploration of UU History

Six Wednesday Eves, Feb 28-April 4, 7:00 – 9:00pm:  Do you wonder about the origins and early leaders of Unitarianism and Universalism, and how the two religions evolved into “liberal” faiths with a strong focus on social justice? Join us for the six-week course Long Strange Trip which traces the history of Unitarian and Universalist thought … Continued

Native Flute Making Workshop with Eric Marczak

Saturday, February 17th & 24th, 10am-4pm:  The process of carving a native-style wooden flute gives you the opportunity to make an instrument that is deeply personal and special. Native flutes are sacred. They have been used for communication with Spirit, for courting, for connection and for celebration. Participants will be guided by renowned woodworker, luthier, and … Continued

Come Warm Your Heart……

At Cupid’s Cabaret on February 11th! It may be cold outside, but talented members of our congregation are warming up for “Cupid’s Cabaret and the Just Desserts Buffet” on Sunday, February 11th after services.  Enjoy a luncheon, followed by tables of delicious cookies, a silent auction of delectable desserts our members prepare – then a cabaret … Continued

Covenant Circles – A way to Connect to People

We are offering two opportunities: Mondays: 7:00-8:30pm, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/26, 3/5 & Wednesdays: 10:00-11:30pm, 3/7, 3/21, 4/4, 4/18, 5/2, 5/16.  Are you interested in meeting people who attend UU Schenectady and getting to know them better? Would you like to connect on a deeper level with them and with yourself? We are starting … Continued

3rd Sunday Collection – January 21st

On Sunday January 21st we will be taking up a collection for the Boys & Girls Club of Schenectady. The Boys and Girls Club is the largest youth organization in Schenectady County with 18 sites, extensions, summer parks and camps serving over 12,800 young people annually in the many of the most distressed neighborhoods in … Continued

Joe Brack at A Place for Folk – January 20th

Perhaps you’ll be at a march on January 20th with so many of us who continue to resist. Come in from the cold that evening to the warm sounds and melodic blends of JOE BRACK. A Place for Folk welcomes Joe, a New York City based singer, songwriter and musician who has been described as a … Continued

The UUSS Safety Team Needs Your Help

The UUSS Safety Team needs your help.  Are you an EMT?  Or certified in CPR or First Aid training? Do you have any other safety-related certifications?  The UUSS Safety Team would love to know if you have these or other licensing and certifications.  As the Safety Team continues to pursue and develop safety related goals … Continued

Green Sanctuary Nature Hike – January 13th

On Saturday, January 13, you’re invited to join us for an outing to a local nature preserve.  As Green Sanctuarians, we like to celebrate the seasons out in Nature.   Meet in the UUSS Dining Room about 9:45am for a cup of hot cider or chocolate while we organize into carpools.  Shortly after 10:00am we should … Continued