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September Share the Plate – Omaha Permaculture

  Social Justice has decided to continue our “plate sharing” with Omaha Permaculture for the month of September. Omaha Permaculture creates community gardens while working on sustainable land management that: Reduces mowing maintenance and absorbs more storm water Reduces dumping Provides edible landscapes for people and wildlife Replants forests And builds park benches for the … 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  

Do you still have your eclipse glasses?

The Papio Missouri River Natural Resources District (NRD) is collecting eclipse glasses for an organization called Astronomers Without Borders. You can drop off your glasses at the NRD or mail them in. Papio Missouri NRd 8901 S 154th St Omaha, NE 68138  

Teen Movie Night – August 28th at Film Streams

We will start the evening at Film Streams to view The Celluloid Closet at 4:30. After the movie we will head over to Spaghetti Works to hold our discussion. Parents should be aware that the movie is rated R. Please RSVP to jjshort7@gmail.com by August 26th, so that we may make a reservation at Spaghetti … Continued

Sunday school starts soon!

Sunday school will start on Sunday, September 17th!  We look forward to seeing you all there! Don’t forget to register your child(ren) online: https://goo.gl/forms/amtle2LkbwQEOCOU2.

For those who went to the eclipse viewing with 2U

As an expression of gratitude to Tom Peterson’s brother Andrew Case, who gave us the use of his lovely and secluded cabin for Eclipse viewing….. Please go to the Facebook page for the Cabin – “Beyond Seclusion” – and leave a positive Review and/or Comment. The Cabin is a business for Andrew and the positive reviews … Continued