[This is the Announcements page. Also see the Upcoming Events page.]

  • New Summer C-Group starting soon

    June 22, 2018 Have you been interested in joining a C-group, but have been too busy? Are you new to the fellowship and interested in getting more involved? Check out our new C-group option: A C-group that meets just for the summer. Meetings will start the last week of June, and ... more...
  • Book Group: July 2

    June 13, 2018 Join us for a very interesting read of Lab Girl by Hope Jahren on Monday July 2 at 7:30 pm. This book is the debut memoir of a woman in science; a moving portrait of a longtime friendship; and a stunningly fresh look at plants ... more...
  • July 7 – Hike in Golden Gate Park to Hear Open-air Piano Concerts

    June 13, 2018 Saturday, July 7, we will hike from the Great Highway three miles through Golden Gate Park and into the Botanical Garden to enjoy live piano music. After eating lunch and listening to our heart’s content, we’ll return to our cars by another route. Called Flower Piano, ... more...
  • All UUFRC Read: Uprooting Racism by Paul Kivel

    June 13, 2018 Following our excellent workshop with Paul Kivel, I wondered what more we can do in the fight against Racism.  Paul’s book, Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Social Justice, is an inspiring resource, very readable.  It is helping me to change my perspective ... more...
  • Potpourri: An Exhibit of Paintings and Sculpture by Kaye Bonney and Friends

    June 11, 2018 I’m having another art show! My watercolors will be exhibited in a show at the Twin Pines Art Center in Belmont from July 5 – 31 with the following artists:     Carole Fulmer – oil Donna Wocher – oil John Cooney – sculpture Linda Roth – pastel and oil Kathy Wilson ... more...
  • Ask Apple and Amazon to reject Racism

    June 6, 2018 Join me in standing up against racism.  Please sign the petition at: RejectRacism.org to tell Amazon and Apple to hold North Carolina accountable for recent legislation to block eligible Black people from voting.  Amazon and Apple can demonstrate a real commitment to espoused values of ... more...
  • Summertime and Slowing Down

    June 5, 2018 As we greet the month of June, we’re ready to celebrate summer, with its long, light filled days, and hopefully some time to relax and vacation, or even stay-cation. If you’re new to our Fellowship it’s good for you to know that June also brings the ... more...
  • 2018 Annual Meeting Voting Results and Next Year

    May 31, 2018 Hello from the Board of Trustees, The end of the Church year is almost upon us.  We are going to finish the year with many successes and in good shape for the future.  These include a balanced budget for the current 2017/18 fiscal year and a ... more...
  • Woods Working: “Appreciation”

    May 30, 2018 As the school year ends for summer, so do a lot of UU congregational activities. Though very few of us leave the halls of academia to work the fields of food stuff, this rhythm of agriculture is so deeply imbued in northern hemisphere human life ... more...
  • The June Wayside Pulpit

    May 29, 2018 Every month, member Bev Morgan updates the saying displayed in the announcements case facing Brewster Ave. Here is June’s quote, for your contemplation. more...
  • Announcing the 2018 UUFRC Annual Silent Auction- Saturday, October 20, 2018

    May 24, 2018 And this year, we have a very special theme- “1969”. The year when- man lands on the moon, the Summer of Love (Woodstock), The Beetles record their final album together-Abby Road, Golda Meir becomes Prime Minister of Israel, The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is established, ... more...
  • Sneak Peek! The Learning Journey Schedule, 2018-19

    May 24, 2018 Check out what’s planned for the Learning Journey next year! Please bear in mind that some dates may need to be changed closer to class times, but we’re hoping to keep on this schedule, so “pencil in” a class on your Google calendar and plan to ... more...
  • Book Group on Monday June 4

    May 21, 2018 Join us for a lively discussion of Ursula Leguin’s novel, The Left Hand of Darkness, on Monday, June 4 from 7:30-9 pm.  Although I am not personally a Sci-Fi fan, my book club friends tell me that I cannot miss this classic, which we are ... more...
  • Share our Sunday offering on June 3 with Planned Parenthood Mar Monte

    May 16, 2018 If you think this administration has quietly declared war on women, you are paying attention.  The White House is now considering a domestic gag rule that would force Planned Parenthood and other reproductive health providers to low-income patients to either stop discussing abortions with their patients or stop ... more...
  • CANCELLED: Hike La Honda Creek June 2, 2018

    May 16, 2018 I hate to cancel this hike again but I caught a cold earlier this week and am not recovering as fast as I hoped that I would. I am so sorry but I don’t feel hearty enough to lead a longish hike this Saturday.   On Saturday, ... more...
  • Asexuality & TV

    May 14, 2018 Asexuality is still hugely misunderstood. TV is slowly changing that. TV is gradually making room for more asexual characters — but few shows are up to the challenge. https://www.vox.com/culture/2018/3/26/16291562/asexuality-tv-history-bojack-shadowhunters-game-of-thrones more...
  • UUFRC Annual Report 2017-2018

    May 7, 2018 UUFRC Annual Report 2017-2018 _REVISED more...
  • The Bail Trap

    May 1, 2018 Are you aware that Black people, Latinos, and Native Americans are twice as likely to be stuck in jail because they can’t afford bail? Their incarceration can last weeks or even months so that they lose jobs, housing and family. Raising money for bail puts them ... more...
  • Uprooting Racism with Paul Kivel

    April 30, 2018 Please join us for an important conversation about Racism on Sunday, June 3, from 2-4:30 pm.  In this interactive forum, Paul Kivel will explore the question: How can white people work for racial justice? Expect stories, practical tools and advice to deepen solidarity and allied ... more...
  • Change of Venue! Theater of the Oppressed workshop May 6, 1 – 5pm

    April 30, 2018 OUR LOCATION HAS CHANGED! Due to a scheduling mixup, we will hold our Theatre of the Oppressed workshop on May 6 at the County Health System building in San Mateo:   Theatre of the Oppressed with Jiwon Chung Sunday, May 6, 2018, 1:00 to 5:00 PM San Mateo County ... more...