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May Board of Trustees

Hello from the Board of Trustees:

The big focus for the Board of Trustees (BoT) in May is our Annual General Meeting on Sunday, May 20 in the Sanctuary after services from 12:00 – 1:00.   We will be voting on several issues:

•    The proposed Vision, … read more.

Annual Meeting Sunday May 20th at Noon

We will be holding our Annual Meeting on May 20th from 12:00 noon to 1:00.

Everyone is welcome, but please remember that you must be a member to vote at the meeting. Bob Holden, the Board President, will be addressing what the UUFRC By-Laws require for … read more.

May’s “Share the Plate” Recipient:  Insight-Out

During the worship service on Sunday, May 6th, our collective offering will go to Insight-Out, a Bay Area non-profit organization that seeks to transform the prison system—and those living inside of it—“from the inside out.”  Advocating for a criminal justice system that focuses on … read more.

CALLING ALL MUSICAL PEEPS!

Summer is coming, and Sunday services at UUFRC are a bit less structured. If you have wanted to perform at UUFRC on a Sunday, a summer service is a great time to do it. Details about the summer Sunday worship schedule will be available in … read more.

General Assembly 2018

 

General Assembly is in Kansas City, MO, June 20-24. If you are interested in going or if you are already made plans to go and you are interested in being a delegate for UUFRC, please contact the Denominational Affairs committee. You can find more info … read more.

Summer Sunday Volunteers Needed!

Summer Sunday programming for children will be available!  If you are interested in helping out, making your own plan or following another already done, see Jessica Roybal.  We’ll have more information next month.  

UUFRC Rummage Sale: May 12

First day to bring donations to church:  Sunday April 29

Sorting and Pricing:  May 6 through May 11

Friday Preview Sale 5 pm – 7:30 pm  May 11

Rummage Sale Saturday 8:30 am – 3 pm  May 12

We really need your help sorting and pricing during the week of … read more.

Earth Day Celebration

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Redwood City

Invites you to an Earth Day Celebration, Sunday April 22nd 2018

 

Spring Workday, Saturday, April 21

Please mark your calendar and make plans to join us on Saturday, April 21st while we work together to maintain the building and grounds. There are tasks for every age and ability. Lunch at noon. Look out for sign-ups in the Social Hall beginning April 1.

George Goslee (Building … read more.

Redwood City Spring Cleanup

In honor of Earth Day, please consider coming out to help with the
 Saturday morning, April 21!  Fun to do, either by your self or with a group – there will be 8 – 10 sites to choose from, including some by the Bay and … read more.

Finance Committee

Would you like to know more about UUFRC’s finances – where does the money come from and what is it spent on?  Would you like to help make sure the money is well spent?  Help with the budget? Ideas to make things better?   If … read more.

Sheriff Candidate Forum

Meet your candidates for Sheriff and get informed before you vote June 5!

– Sheriff Candidates Carlos Bolanos (incumbent) and Mark Melville (challenger)

April 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm at the Woodside United Methodist Church, 2000 Woodside Rd, Redwood City (corner of Alameda de las Pulgas)

Moderated by the League … read more.

April  2018 Social Action Committee Update

We are changing our April meeting to April 8th instead of April 1st, so it does not conflict with Easter.

We signed a letter to the US House of Representatives opposing funding for a border wall, and reducing funding for immigration enforcement and detention.   We … read more.

Thank You!

More than a year ago I requested volunteers to assist me in the research for a second edition of a book I had done in 1998. Eva Reese and Kaye Bonney responded and their help was much appreciated. Near the end Kaye was especially helpful … read more.

Committee Spotlight:  Connections Committee

Newcomers often comment that we are a very friendly congregation.  I like to believe that may be in part due to the work of our Connections Committee and our wonderful Connections Coordinator, Cindy Johnson. Cindy, the Welcomer, and the Greeters are the first impression experienced … read more.

On the Books: Welcome to April

Welcome to April.  The UUFRC has many interesting happenings going on this month.  I am sharing with you here three of those.

Two Town Hall Meetings

The UUFRC will be holding two Town Hall meetings this month: The Sundays of April 15 and 22.  Please plan to … read more.

Rainbow Principles: Stay In Touch, Stay Informed

 My primary means of communicating about our children’s programming (like Sunday school, events for families, youth group, and Our Whole Lives classes) is through the UUFRC Parents Yahoo group. If you are not a member, please join! Send me an email, and I will send … read more.