Author: KS

PARES Tutoring Opportunity

As UUFA enters year two of its partnership with Alps Road Elementary School (PARES), tutors are needed!  Tutors need to complete background checks and attend a training:

Possible training dates:  Monday, September 16 at 11 a.m. and Thursday, September 19 at 1 p.m.  Other opportunities also exist … read more.

Worship Arts Committee News

You are invited to attend the next meeting of the Worship Arts Committee (WAC) on Tuesday, October 1, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Anyone is welcome to attend a meeting whether you want to observe, want give feedback or input, or are considering participating in planning and … read more.

September 18: Tapestry News Submission Date

September 18 is the submission date for any news items or articles to be included in the printed version of The Tapestry, the UUFA monthly newsletter.  While the electronic version of The Tapestry is constantly changing and includes all the news of the month, the print version that … read more.

September 8: The Forum Returns!

On Sunday, September 8, from 9:30 to 10:20 a.m. in the Eskildsen Room, Join Dr. Karen Porter–Professor Emerita in the Odum School of Ecology and a member of the Oconee Rivers Greenway Commission and the Board of the Oconee River Land Trust–for the first Forum of … read more.

PARES Time, Talent, and Treasure Opportunities

UUFA is entering year two of its partnership with Alps Road Elementary School (PARES)

Any and all volunteers welcome!  Opportunities exist for giving of time, talent, and treasure.

Click here to sign up or contact UUFA PARES liaison Caryl Sundland. (


September 28: LatinxFest

The UUFA Sanctuary Movement Team and the Social Action Committee are sponsoring and invite you to attend LatinxFest 2019 on Saturday, September 28, in Downtown Athens (Washington Street, between Pulaski and Lumpkin).  LatinxFest is the annual celebration of Latinx community, during the Hispanic Heritage month.










PARES: When It Rains, It Pours!

Alps Road Elementary School, UUFA’s adopted school, has requested the donation of new or gently used umbrellas and rain ponchos for student use during rain storms.

Apparently, rainy weather affects attendance; according to school principal Audra Olukoya , attendance was 95% on a sunny day, and … read more.

September 29: Athens Pride Presence

Sunday, September 29

2-6 p.m.    downtown Athens

Once again, UUFA will be participating in the Athens Pride Festival.

Help person the UUFA table?  One hour shifts are available!

To RSVP, click here.

For further information, … read more.