What's happening at the UUCG?
Apr. 24th - May 1st, 2018
Please bring back your UUSC box or the coins converted into a check to the UUSC. WE will take up a special collection for all of you who didn't get a box.
Sunday, April 29- “May Day & Beltane Celebration”
Danelle Beauvais & Kathy Vaughn
Join us to celebrate the return of the warm, light part of the year, to be renewed and rejoice as the earth produces once again.
RE: Principal #4 – Horton Hears a Who
Sunday April 29th - Klezmer Band Concert and Lecture at 1:00, at UUCG
The entire genre of Klezmer music was nearly wiped out during the Holocaust, but has seen a major revival in recent years. Join Sam Henline's group Shmuel and the Mentshn for an afternoon concert and lecture about music by Jewish composers who died during the Holocaust and other marginalized groups who were almost erased from history by the Nazi regime. Featuring a selection from Dimitri Shostakovich's seventh symphony. Invite your friends!
Volunteers Needed to Help with Klezmer Concert Reception
Please contact Hollis or Margaret, or sign up on the clipboard, to help with the reception for the Klezmer Band Concert. We need volunteers to provide a cheese platter, fruit platter, cookies, nuts, etc. We also need volunteers to help set up the reception and clean up after the reception. Thank you!
Sunday Coffee Volunteers needed!
Please help! If you have one or two Sundays available between now and the end of April. Training Provided, If you are willing and able, give Dianne Culver a call at 970-378-7544.
ISAAC - Interfaith Sanctuary and Accompaniment Coalition
Of Larimer and Weld Counties
Please join us for a large group gathering as we welcome Jordan Garcia, the Ally Coordinator at the American Friends Service Committee in Denver. Jordan will be presenting a workshop on how we can be more effective allies and partners in our work to promote fairness, compassion and safety for our immigrant brothers and sisters. We will also be hearing from PSD high school students who are hoping to attend the eight day program of the National Hispanic Institute at CSU this fall. And ISAAC’s steering committee will be updating us all on the happenings of the last year, what’s been going on behind the scenes, and our goals for the rest of 2018. ALL ARE WELCOME! Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm. at the PLYMOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH 916 w. Prospect Rd, Ft. Collins, CO.
Other News and Reminders
The UUCG Is giving away a piano, If you know someone who is interested and can pick up and move out, please have them contact Margaret in the office!
Please plan to bring things starting on Thursday, May 17th at 10am- 5pm. Please price your items if you are able to. Call Kathy Vaughn 970 371-1522 to make arrangements to drop things off at a different time. We will have a Members Only sale on Friday night 7-8 pm. Please sign up to help out getting things set-up or to help at the Sale. See the Clip Board.
For the month of April, Grocery Cards can be purchased in the office ONLY. If you have any questions please call Margaret in the office,Thank you!
Have you Noticed Our (2) Blue Recycling Bins in the Church? One is located by the North Entrance under our information station. The Other is located in the Barbara Bowles Room by the East entrance.
Guest At Your Table
You can pick up a “Guest at Your Table” box in the foyer, and Please remember to return your box on April 29th. Call Margaret in the office or Kathy Vaughn with any questions. Thank you!
Spring Clean Up
Come join us for our annual Spring Clean Up! There is plenty to do to help keep our church in great condition. Saturday, May 5th, 9 am - Noon. Doughnuts and Coffee provided!
The Social Justice Circle
Social Justice circle meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Next Meeting isMay 8th, at 9:30 am. The Bare Necessities Project continues, we are collecting easy to carry, non-perishable healthy food for the Homeless. For example: Nuts, crackers with cheese or peanut butter, dried fruit, granola bars, noodles, beef jerky, tuna or chicken in pop tops or pouches, water, and cleansing wipes. Thank you for your contributions!
Choir practices the 1st and 2nd Sundays of Every Month, after service, and perform on the 3rd Sunday of every month. If you enjoy singing, or want to try something new, please feel free to join. Thank you! Sam Henline, UUCG Accompanist.
The Worship Committee is busy making plans for summer services and we need YOU! If you are able to lend a hand this summer (either in planning services or leading them), please email the committee co-chairs and let us know: Brian Gaza (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Shelly Gaza (email@example.com). We're looking forward to hearing your ideas!
We are displaying new art from Deandra Eubanks & Kiela Cason this month, we are excited to share their art work titled: “Imagination”.
How can I contact Rev. Barry Bloom? Rev. Barry is in the Office every 2nd, 4th & sometimes 5th Tuesday of the month. Make an appointment with Margaret. Or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call him at 303-273-9908.Rev Barry Will be in May 8th, If you would like to set up a time to meet Call Margaret in the office. Thank you!
Church Ofc. Hours : Mon, Wed &Thur 10 am - 12 pm
Tues 9 am - 11 am
Fridays 1 pm - 3 pm
If you have an announcement or corrections you would like to see in our weekly announcements, please email Margaret at email@example.com by10 am on the Tuesday you wish to see the announcement in!