Upcoming Events

This page provides more information about upcoming events than may appear in the Church Calendar or elsewhere. Click the links below for information on the events, listed in chronological order:

Adult Religious Education – Oct. 16, 2018

Mark your calendars with a recurring event to join us for an exciting new Adult Religious Education offering. Two classes are being offered on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m.:

  • Class Consciousness in Unitarian Universalism: Explore how class influences values, coping styles and expectations about others.
  • What Moves Us: UU Theology: We know what moves us as Unitarian Universalists: personal experience. Yet, we often stumble when trying to explain.

Registration is not required, and you are welcome to come to some or all of the sessions. Childcare will be provided. Read  more.

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“This I Believe” Writing Workshop – Oct. 20, 2018

Our Intern Minister, Alexis, will lead a “This I Believe” writing workshop from 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 20 in the Sanctuary. Participants will explore what they believe and why through discussion and writing.

Space is limited. If you have not already signed up, do so by emailing Alexis. Childcare can be provided upon request.

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Knife Skills Workshop – Oct. 20, 2018

As part of its continuing series of “Got Skills” workshops, our Green Sanctuary Team will lead a knife skills workshop for all ages from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 20, in the church kitchen. A simple lunch will be served after the workshop.

For more information, email Jean Weaver.

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UU Life Writers – fall 2018 – “Our Stories… Our Voices” – Oct. 20, 2018

Life Writers begin again – to write marvelous life stories on first and third Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. in the Centering Room downstairs at the church.

Please bring paper and favorite writing tools. We will meet on the following dates:

  • Oct. 20
  • Nov. 3 and 17
  • Dec. 1 and maybe 15

For more information contact Fran Reynolds at 881-3828 or by email.

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Membership Class – History of UUs – Oct. 21, 2018

If you feel ready to become a member of UUCC or just want to know more, plan to attend the first of two membership classes, “History of Unitarians and Universalists” on Sunday, Oct. 21, from 12:15 to 2:30 p.m.

The second class, “Getting Involved at UUCC,” will be offered from 12:15 to 2:30 p.m. the following Sunday, Oct. 28.

A vegetarian lunch will be provided, and childcare can be provided with one week’s notice. RSVP to 573-442-5764 or by email.

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Potluck and Pumpkin-Carving Party – Oct. 21, 2018

Join us after multi-generational worship for a potluck and pumpkin-carving party from 12:30 to 2 p.m in the Greeting Area and kitchen.

We will enjoy pumpkin-carving and painting, veggie chili and whatever you can bring to share.

To make sure we have enough pumpkins and chili for all, please RSVP by email to DRE Jamila Batchelder.

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Loaves and Fishes – Oct. 21, 2018

UUCC provides the evening meal at Loaves and Fishes on the third Sunday each month – Oct. 21 this month.

Please sign up here to prepare food for this meal and/or to help set up, serve, and clean up.

Serving meals at Loaves and Fishes is a project of our Social Action Team. If you have questions, email Diane Suhler.

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Adult Religious Education – Oct. 23, 2018

Mark your calendars with a recurring event to join us for an exciting new Adult Religious Education offering. Two classes are being offered on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m.:

  • Class Consciousness in Unitarian Universalism: Explore how class influences values, coping styles and expectations about others.
  • What Moves Us: UU Theology: We know what moves us as Unitarian Universalists: personal experience. Yet, we often stumble when trying to explain.

Registration is not required, and you are welcome to come to some or all of the sessions. Childcare will be provided. Read  more.

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Men’s Group – Oct. 27, 2018

The UUCC Men’s Group meets on the second, fourth, and fifth Saturdays of each month at 8 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Executive Center. The group is open to all men. There are no fees and no reservations are necessary.

The agenda is an open discussion of whatever is on the minds of those in attendance – and breakfast!

For more information contact Wiley Miller at 573-864-8574 or by email.

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Kaleidoscope – Oct. 27, 2018

Samhein (sa-win), Year’s Ending, and the veil between the worlds of the living and the dead grows thin. Now is the time to remember those who have passed, and explore within ourselves those changes we need or want to make in our lives.

Gather with Kaleidoscope at the church at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27. We will join in ritual, followed by a potluck and friendship. All are welcome, no matter what their personal paths.

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Membership Class – Getting Involved at UUCC – Oct. 28, 2018

If you feel ready to become a member of UUCC or just want to know more, plan to attend the second of two membership classes, “Getting Involved at UUCC,” on Sunday, Oct. 28, from 12:15 to 2:30 p.m.

The first class, “Getting Involved at UUCC,” was offered on Sunday, Oct. 21.

A vegetarian lunch will be provided, and childcare can be provided with one week’s notice. RSVP to 573-442-5764 or by email.

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Adult Religious Education – Oct. 30, 2018

Mark your calendars with a recurring event to join us for an exciting new Adult Religious Education offering. Two classes are being offered on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m.:

  • Class Consciousness in Unitarian Universalism: Explore how class influences values, coping styles and expectations about others.
  • What Moves Us: UU Theology: We know what moves us as Unitarian Universalists: personal experience. Yet, we often stumble when trying to explain.

Registration is not required, and you are welcome to come to some or all of the sessions. Childcare will be provided. Read  more.

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Book Discussion Group – Nov. 10, 2018

The Book Discussion Group will meet at noon Saturday, Nov. 10 at Bamboo Terrace, 3101  W. Broadway, Suite 101.  Bring a book you have read to discuss briefly.

The group formerly met on Friday evenings, but decided to change to noon on Saturday to avoid night driving. Call Pam Springsteel at 445-0642 if you have questions.

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Conversations, Etc. – Nov. 14, 2018

Conversations, Etc., the UUCC women’s group, will meet at noon Nov. 14 at the church. All women who are free on the second Wednesday each month are welcome to join the gathering.

Please bring a brown bag lunch and enjoy the good company of friends.

If you have questions, call Melinda Farhangi at 573-445-6325.

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