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Join the Fun For UUSS Team!!

As many of you are aware, the former Adult Program Committee is now the Fun for UUSS team. Our congregation is growing and more people than ever are attending our fun events. So that we can continue having activities for all age groups, we need individuals from the congregation to lead and organize events. The … Continued

Join the Christmas Eve Music Ensemble!

Christmas Eve is on a Sunday this year so there will be a service at 10:30am and at 7pm. If you are interested in being part of the Holiday Music Ensemble at the 10:30am service, please contact Rev. Wendy at  revwendy@uuschenectady.org and share your instrument and approx. skill level. (ex. guitar-and I know 3 chords, … Continued

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 and   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 favorite … 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

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

Calling All Singers

The Society Choir began rehearsing Sunday, September 17th. If you can carry a tune and love to sing, please join us! We will begin rehearsing music for Bread Communion and the Christmas holidays. All parts are welcome. The Junior Choir is for youngsters grade 3 and up. This choir will also sing in the holiday services … 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

Clergy Against Hate Picnic: August 27th

Schenectady Central Park Pavillion – Sunday August 27th, 2-4PM.  All are invited to gather for an interfaith picnic, games, ice cream, and sharing of school back packs, with lots of supplies to choose from! UUSS is responsible for 200 packs of pens and pencils. If you’d like to help with this endeavor, please contact Rev. … Continued