Upcoming Activities

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, July 9, 10:30 am in Great Hall – “All Our Relations: The Sanctuary of Nature” Earth Circles has planned a wonderful experiential multi-generational service for the whole congregation. We will sing, drum, connect to all of creation, and spiral out of the Great Hall to toss flowers in the stream from the bridge next to church … Continued

SICM Summer Lunch Program

Volunteers Needed: Summer vacation is almost upon us! Every summer the Schenectady Inner City Ministries serves hot lunches on weekdays to food insecure children at sites throughout the city of Schenectady. UUSS has been assigned two separate weeks to serve lunch at Jerry Burrell Park on Hamilton Hill. We will be serving lunch the weeks of … Continued

UU Wellspring – A Course in Spiritual Deepening

Study the history and social significance of the UU faith. Explore spiritual questions in a small group setting. The Wellspring program starts its 8th season at UUSS in fall 2017. Stop by the Adult Faith Development Table after service or contact Rosy Bishop for more information: 372-2571 or rosybishop23@gmail.com. You can view a course description, … Continued

Philosophy Group Schedule

The Philosophy Group is continuing the discussion of Daniel Dennett, Kinds of Minds: Toward an Understanding of Consciousness through June 28th.  The next book to begin in September will be chosen on June 28.  Participants must be present to vote. During the summer months volunteers in the group provide subjects for each session, which provides … 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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