Upcoming Activities

Homemade Holidays & Holiday Party!

Sunday, December 10th Homemade Holidays and the Holiday Party will happen on Sunday, December 10th, beginning right after the service with lunch. Homemade Holidays 12pm-2:30pm Holiday Party 12pm-4pm. Everyone is welcome to attend and share in the merry-making. Please bring an hors d’oeuvre to share. Beverages will be provided including wine and the church’s traditional … Continued

Women’s Alliance Luncheon & Holiday Gathering

December 7th, 12 noon at Turf Tavern There are fascinating stories behind the holiday songs we love to sing. Jill McGrath and Crys Hamelink will share some of these stories, with music from Dave Lambert and Drew Hamelink on keyboard, clarinet and guitar. Enjoy your fond memories of the holidays and sing some of your … Continued

First Meeting of Task Force for Congregational Racial Justice Rubric

Saturday, December 2, from 9:30-11:30 in the Emerson Room We begin the conversation and reflection about where white supremacy lives in our congregational culture. The Racial Justice Rubric developed by folks in UUA will serve as our guide in the process. Bring your own morning snacks and join Rev. Lynn and Rev. Wendy on this … Continued

RE Community Covenanting December 3rd, 12pm-1pm

In October, members of the RE Community including teachers, parents, advisor, and RE Team members, came together to create the RE Community Covenant for 2017-2018 which can be seen on the Learning pages of our website  On December 3rd, we ill have the opportunity to check in and see how we are doing and update … Continued

The Winter Solstice Observance

“To Save the World” Thursday, December 21 at 7pm in the Great Hall For all people of all ages: Come celebrate the season as we turn away from darkness toward the light.  We will follow those who search for Truth and Honesty in a procession that spirals through our sanctuary.  There will be dance and … Continued

Dining for Dollars – Year 11

Eat In to Help Out:  On Wednesday, December 13, 2017 the Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady’s (UUSS) Social Action Committee is sponsoring the eleventh annual Dining for Dollars fundraiser.  This year, we will continue supporting Gulf Coast residents still suffering from the effects of Hurricane Katrina and  The MoonCatcher Project that provides menstrual pads to girls … Continued

UUSS Safety Team

The UUSS Safety Team needs your help. Are you an EMT? Have you had experience working with disruptive individuals? Have you helped to develop safety best practices for your job or at home? The UUSS Safety Team would love to know if you have these or other similar experiences. As the Safety Team continues to … Continued

Philosophy Group Schedule

We are continuing with The Cave and the Light by Arthur Herman, and plan to continue its review through Wednesday, December 20th. Please note that we will not meet Wednesday, November 22nd, the day before Thanksgiving. As always, if you would like additional information on future scheduling and want to participate, please contact Michael Foster … Continued