Join the Daytime Women’s Alliance

November 2nd, at 11:45 at the Turf Tavern! Kevin Millington is Vice President and past President of the Empire State Aerosciences Museum, located at the Schenectady County Airport in Glenville. In his position Kevin coordinates education and outreach programs at the museum and in the community.  He retired from the NYS Department of State where he worked for … Continued


Word Choice:  By Julie Rigano  When I was growing up, my grandfather had a phrase he would say whenever a job was done, but not perfect: “Good enough for the girls we date.” It wasn’t until a few years after he passed that I realized how problematic that phrase is. Partly due to this phrase, I … Continued

EBWA Program – October 26th

Addressing the Opioid Epidemic in New York State with speaker Glynnis S. Hunt.  MS Opioid addiction has received a lot of attention in the news the past several months On October 26 women who attend the Evening Branch of the Women’s Alliance (EBWA) will have the opportunity to learn how New York State is dealing with … Continued

Shaping Change – Transforming our Congregations and Communities

Fall Gathering sponsored by the Hudson Mohawk Unitarian Universalist Congregations and NY State Convention of Universalists Transforming Our Congregations & Communities. Saturday, October 21, 2017, 9:00am – 3:30pm at the Albany Unitarian Universalist Society, 405 Washington Ave. Albany, NY 12206.  Call (518) 463-7135 for information.  Join us in Albany on Saturday, October 21, to learn … Continued

Carbon Forum at FUUSA: October 24th

Tuesday evening, October 24, from 7 – 9PM, People of Albany United for Safe Energy is offering a forum called “Carbon 101” at First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany. Green Sanctuary is cosponsoring this forum along with the Sierra Club, Citizens’ Climate Lobby and other environmental organizations and faith communities. Judith Enck, a former EPA … Continued

Annual Congregational Life Fair!

Sunday, October 22nd: Learn what’s happening – View all the action at UUSS! It’s time for our Annual Congregational Life Fair.  This is an opportune occasion to learn about the many groups, activities, teams, and committees active at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady.  Stay a bit later than usual at Coffee Hour because the … 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

Co-Ministers’ Blog

Every ending often involves a beginning and we have been deeply engaged in endings and beginnings. The search process involves a lot of excitement for the congregation. What it also means is another congregation will likely be entering an interim period. We are incredibly grateful to the staff and congregants of the Sierra Foothills Unitarian … Continued


Welcoming: September is a time of welcoming and beginning.The school year begins for our children and youth. Both Rosh Hashanah and Muharram, the Jewish and Islamic New Year respectively, are in September. Mabon, or the autumnal equinox, recognizes that the Earth is in balance for the day with equal number of hours of light and dark … Continued