Week of 8-1-19 New Announcements & Events

Thurs., Aug. 22, Congregational Book Group Meeting, 7:30-9:30 PM.

We’ll discuss “The Gene: An Intimate History” by Siddhartha Mukherjee, Parts Four, Five, Six and the Epilogue.  (We read Parts One, Two and Three this month. This is a challenging and fascinating book about science and how it progresses over time, with a lot of biography, social history, politics and ethics to keep us non-science majors absorbed. 

For location and accessibility information, contactemily.stoper@gmail.com.

<b style="color: #800080; text-align: center;">An Event In the Larger UU World:</b> <b>Sat., Oct. 19, </b><b>Bay Area Climate Justice Summit, </b><b>Mt. Dia</b><b>blo Unitarian Universalist Church, </b><b>Walnut Creek, CA</b> <span style="font-weight: 400;">UUJMCA is excited to announce that we are organizing a day-long climate justice summit uplifting, supporting, and connecting the climate and environmental justice happening in our state. Program details coming this September! </span><a href="http://salsa4.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=rH92wZWgIF%2BR94%2FjsG0hpbXIkYcuiCAa"><b>Save the date and let UUJMCA know you're interested.</b></a> *Please note: This event is not organized bu our church, but by the Unitarian Universalist Justice Ministry of CA.

Sunday September 15 at 11:15 AM –Tuesday September 17 at 4:00 PM,

Advancing Economic and Climate Justice as a Moral Issue Building a Movement for A Green New Deal 


Washington, DC

Advocacy & Action Conference on Environmental Justice,

Class and Race. Learn how climate change is an economic justice issue

How UU values inform our justice work. How to lobby—and then go lobby on Capitol Hill. How to organize for upcoming actions, direct actions & strikes. How you can take this knowledge home and work locally. How Indigenous Nations people’s values can preserve the earth. UUJEC.com/gndconference Scholarships Available

Tickets at brownpapertickets.com/event/4255228 Contact: uujec@uujec.com