Sat., Nov. 17, Children & Family Ministries Work Party, 1- 4 PM, Nursery and Spirit Rooms. Come hang out and help out as we wash, sanitize and organize toys, check over needed supplies, and share ideas about improving our space. Snacks provided and little “helping” hands welcome! Contact Nicole Fitzhugh for more information.
Sun. Nov. 18, Many Paths to First Unitarian- Featuring Ella Wise, 11:45 AM-12:30 PM, Starr King Room. You are invited to hear the spiritual pathway to UU Oakland by Ella Wise. Raised as a UU, she left after Coming of Age; her return back includes a profound experience of deep inspiration to relate to the divine on dairy farm in upstate NY; years of meditating with the Shambhala Buddhism sangha; & an awkward campfire singing songs in Hebrew. Her heart feels good whenever she comes to church. Welcome to Many Paths. Questions? Please contact Bev Smrha.
Sun., Nov 25, The Ella Baker Team’s Monthly Meeting, 12-1:30 PM, 3rd Floor Meeting Area. Please join us as we discuss reaching out to communities of faith and build a presentation to invite participation in the Audit the Sheriff Campaign. Questions? please contact
Nov. 25, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, Write Holiday Cards for Incarcerated UUs!, Wendte Hall. Every year, our denomination’s Church of the Larger Fellowship (CLF) sends holiday cards to its incarcerated members living in prisons throughout the US. Ingrid and Charlotte invite you to write your holiday greetings and learn about the CLFs prison letter writing ministry. This ministry is a vital, loving link for incarcerated and non-incarcerated members alike. See you in Wendte Hall. Our children and youth will write greetings and learn about the Church of the Larger Fellowship during their meeting time on Nov 25. Questions? Please email Charlotte.