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Fall Church Cleanup Saturday, October 7th!

  Please mark your calendar! Our Fall Cleanup Day is scheduled for Saturday, October 7th from 8:00 am to Noon. We will have plenty of tasks for everyone! We may also schedule a special work day on a Saturday in September. Watch the weekly e-newsletter for an announcement or contact the Building & Grounds Committee.

EnqUUiring Minds is back!

ave you been visiting our congregation for a while and are wondering about Unitarian Universalism and this church? Have you been a member for any length of time and desire to explore your own spirituality and learn more about our faith? Would you like to meet some wonderful people and spend time with them in … Continued

The annual Book Sale is coming right up!

If you’re looking for some books to snuggle up with this fall, come & browse the 2U Book Sale –  September 24th and October 1st (with a rain date of October 8th). This will be a good excuse to get rid of books and DVDs you have already read or watched and make way for … Continued

Social Justice Movie Night – 13th

Join the Social Justice committee for movie night in the Sanctuary, Sunday September 24th. Potluck at 5:15 p.m., movie starts at 6. We’ll being doing a public screening of 13th. Filmmaker Ava DuVernay explores the history of racial inequality in the United States, focusing on the fact that the nation’s prisons are disproportionately filled with … Continued

Teen Movie Night – September 19th at Film Streams

We invite our teens and adults to a Collaborative Screening of the movie Pariah at 7 p.m. followed by a post-film panel with national scholars on queer and intersectional identities. Parents should be aware that the movie is rated R. Pariah: 2011 (R) Directed by Dee Rees. A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities, jeopardizes friendship … Continued

Retirees’ Group Omaha Did You Know??? – An Overview of VNA Services

  Please join us Tuesday, September 12th, 1 p.m., in the Church Sanctuary for a presentation by Kathy Rehder, RN from Visiting Nurse Association. She will give us an overview of the services available from the VNA. The organization has many presentation topics available; help choose future topics that would be of interest to you. … Continued

It’s Almost Time to Fill Out Those Spending Plans

Every Fall the Board of Trustees requests that all church committees that have a budget line in the Annual Operating Budget complete a Spending Plan Form to indicate how the budgeted funds are to be spent and identify any risks of expenses exceeding budget. When committees submitted their budget request forms last winter, objectives and … Continued

YRUU begins September 13th

Young Religious Unitarian Universalists (YRUU) is a combined group of 7th -12th grades from First and Second Unitarian Churches. Youth join in fun, fellowship, and faith development every Wednesday from September to May. YRUU meets in the Common Room at First Unitarian Church at 7 p.m. The Young Adult Committee (YAC) meets once a month … Continued

Rise Up to End White Supremacy

Saturday, September 9th – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Omaha Nebraska, Millard area (TBD) This event is a call to action by Suit Up Nebraska and a response to an America First rally planned by Act for America, a hate group identified by the Southern Poverty Law Center. Link to facebook event:  https://www.facebook.com/events/463152910733824