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  • CALLING ALL MUSICAL PEEPS!

    April 24, 2018 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 ... more...
  • Woods Working: The Merry Month of May

    April 24, 2018 Where did the first half of this year go? Into a lot of interesting shared activities since the Winter Holiday season ended: Cottage Meetings using Appreciative Inquiry to explore the things you love about the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Redwood City. The Fair Witnesses reported ... more...
  • May Book Discussion Group

    April 24, 2018 Our book discussion group will meet Monday, May 7 at 7:30 in the back lounge,and our book, The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, is on the Book Club shelves at Keppler’s with a 20% discount.  The story follows the life of Sarah Grimke, a ... more...
  • General Assembly 2018

    April 24, 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 about registering ... more...
  • Class Announcement: Earthwalking

    April 19, 2018 4 Saturdays – May 19 & 26, June 2 & 9 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Sponsored by The Learning Journey Sessions will include: – Nature as Teacher: Putting Aside the Critical Mind – Into The Silence: Defining Sacred Space – Connecting to the Web of Life and Spirit of Place – The ... more...
  • Earth Day Celebration

    March 30, 2018 Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Redwood City Invites you to an Earth Day Celebration, Sunday April 22nd 2018   more...
  • Spring Workday, Saturday, April 21

    March 30, 2018 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 Chair) ... more...
  • Sheriff Candidate Forum

    March 30, 2018 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 ... more...
  • April  2018 Social Action Committee Update

    March 30, 2018 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 ... more...
  • Committee Spotlight:  Connections Committee

    March 30, 2018 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 ... more...
  • Book Discussion Group

    March 30, 2018 We are always happy to meet newcomers to our book discussion group.  We meet in the back lounge on first Mondays at 7:30 pm.  All are welcome! April 2:   Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman by Lindy West (available at Kepler’s with our discount).  NPR review: “Lindy West’s memoir ... more...
  • On the Books: Welcome to April

    March 30, 2018 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 ... more...
  • Rainbow Principles: Stay In Touch, Stay Informed

    March 30, 2018  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 ... more...
  • Reaching Out: Spring has Sprung

    March 28, 2018 Spring has sprung and I hope you enjoyed the rains that came with it. The myriad shades of greens and the bright colors of the flowers make this one of my favorite times of year. The longer days of light awaken me from my winter ... more...
  • Woods Working: “What’s Next?” 

    March 28, 2018 You, as a congregation, have been exploring what you love about this community through the Cottage Meetings that ended on March 4. Your Fair Witnesses are now spending long hours listening to you through your own personal worksheets and the collective work of your meeting ... more...
  • Spotlight on Roosevelt Outdoor Education Program

    March 10, 2018 For those who may not know, the UUFRC program to provide Roosevelt with tutors to augment classroom resources has been going strong since it was first started in 2007. At this point, we have 9 tutors who together offer 13 hours of service per week. In ... more...
  • UUFRC Spotlight: Interfaith Committee

    March 10, 2018 UUFRC’s Interfaith Committee provides our congregation with a very important way to reach beyond our fellowship to engage with the larger community. Our committee fosters UUFRC’s involvement with congregations of other faiths primarily through our membership in the Peninsula Multifaith Coalition and participation in its ... more...
  • Summer Class! Parables for Modern Times, Starts Jun 30

    March 10, 2018 SUMMER CLASS! Join Ellie as we read and discuss parables from different traditions, and how to understand them in today’s landscape. We will also learn to write our own parables and sacred lessons that connect with the world we live in.  Registration appreciated, drop-ins welcome. 4 Saturdays, ... more...
  • The Learning Journey at UUFRC: Turtles All the Way Down

    March 1, 2018 What if I ask you where everything comes from? What will you say? The following is a story from the Tapestry of Faith. Adapted from an anecdote told in A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking (Bantam, 1988), Plato and a Platypus Walk into a ... more...
  • from our President of the Board of Trustees, Robert Holden

    March 1, 2018 Hello everyone, I have two topics for you this month. One-year extension of our Interim Ministry The Board of Trustees voted unanimously (with one member absent) at our last Board meeting to approve a 12-month extension, from two years to three, of Rev. Gretchen’s Interim Ministry. So, ... more...