Upcoming Events

Monthly Weekly List Grid

August 2022

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Voting Rights Demonstration
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
The UUFA Social Action Committee (SAC) invites you to join members of SAC and the local Indivisible group in staging Voting Rights demonstrations on the corner of Alps and Baxter Streets from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. every Monday. Join with sign or without. All are welcome! For additional information, contact Iva King. , ...
The Grateful Thread
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Grateful Thread is a social group at UUFA for knitting, crocheting, sewing, or any other thready craft you have. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, from 2 to 4 PM, either on the patio (weather permitting) or in the Eskildsen Room.  We are going to be working with Project Linus to make blankets for charity.  If you , ...
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Tuesday Coffee Hour (In-Person)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Join us weekly at Panera Bread (3151 Atlanta Hwy).   , ...
Worship Arts and Celebrations Team (WACT)
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
You are invited to attend virtually the next meeting of the Worship Arts and Celebrations Team (WACT). WACT meets the first Tuesday of each month. You are invited to attend a meeting whether you want to observe, give feedback or input, or are considering participating in planning and conducting worship services. You d , ...
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Palms of Fire Drum Circle
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Palms of Fire Drum Circle, under the guidance of Music Director Amber Fetner, focuses on West African drumming although other musical traditions and instruments are also explored. No prior drumming experience is necessary, and you don’t even need to bring a drum. Contact Amber for more information. Music brin , ...
Returning in September–Community Potluck on the Patio
5:30 pm
Community Potluck is on hiatus for the summer. The gathering will return with cooler weather in September. Join in the community conversation and good eats! Social time followed by a traditional potluck. Bring enough to eat and share. At this time while eating is restricted in the building, rainy weather cancels for th , ...
Chalice Choir Practice
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
UUFA Music Director Amber Fetner Music brings us together and nourishes our bodies and spirits, so it is an important part of worship at UUFA. Choir is open to all, but everyone who participates must show proof of being fully vaccinated. Contact Music Director Amber Fetner with any questions or concerns. We choos , ...
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Thursday Coffee Hour (Virtual)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Drop in to check in! Click here to join the virtual meeting. , ...
Tai Chi and Qigong
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Click here to join the virtual session. Mind as well as body come into play in Jackie and Bill Pierson’s Thursday morning Tai Chi and Qigong sessions. With guidance from Jackie and Bill, participants learn and practice self-massage, breathing exercises, and simple moves for meditation, balance, and fitness. Conta , ...
Racial Justice Team
5:00 pm
Click here to join first Thursdays at 5 p.m. via Zoom. This group is exploring the 2021-22 UUFA goal of “engaging in dismantling white supremacy including the intersectional aspects of environmental and economic injustice.” Join the team! To request access to agendas and more, click here. For further information, cont , ...
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Happy Hour
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Click here to join this virtual get together Join old friends and meet new ones at this virtual weekly gathering.     , ...
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Writing as Spiritual Practice
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Writing as Spiritual Practice, facilitated by Myrna Adams West, explores UUFA’s monthly worship theme through various written genres. The group meets on first Sundays at 9:00 AM, virtually during the pandemic and in the Kleiner Heritage Room when UUFA reopens. Myrna provides prompts for thinking and/or writing about th , ...
Sunday Worship
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Look for this month’s worship topics here. You can always find that info on the UUFA News page. Join the live stream of the service here. Find past worship services here. , ...
Community & Conversation
11:30 am
Click here to join Coffee & Conversation. Shortly after the morning worship service ends, connect with others to share not only your thoughts about the service but also about what is happening in the world in general and your life in particular. We enjoy snacks, talking, and participation in activities such as sing , ...
Social Action Committee (SAC)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Be the change you want to see in the world. You are invited to attend the next meeting of the Social Action Committee (SAC) in the Eskildsen Room at UUFA and virtually at the link below. Click here to connect to this meeting most first Sundays! Can’t attend?  If you would like to know what transpires in the UUFA SAC, j , ...
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Voting Rights Demonstration
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
The UUFA Social Action Committee (SAC) invites you to join members of SAC and the local Indivisible group in staging Voting Rights demonstrations on the corner of Alps and Baxter Streets from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. every Monday. Join with sign or without. All are welcome! For additional information, contact Iva King. , ...
The Grateful Thread
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Grateful Thread is a social group at UUFA for knitting, crocheting, sewing, or any other thready craft you have. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, from 2 to 4 PM, either on the patio (weather permitting) or in the Eskildsen Room.  We are going to be working with Project Linus to make blankets for charity.  If you , ...
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Tuesday Coffee Hour (In-Person)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Join us weekly at Panera Bread (3151 Atlanta Hwy).   , ...
Spiritual Exploration and Practices Group
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
This group has been meeting on zoom since March, 2020.  So far, the group has read and discussed three books.  It is now starting a new book –  Universal Human by Gary Zukav.  Zukay has written a number of books; his most famous is Seat of the Soul.  This is his latest book. He shares a new vision of power and hope in , ...
Board of Trustees
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
In keeping with the fifth UU Principle, “the right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large,” UUFA offers members a chance to visit its monthly Board meetings, held virtually using Zoom on the second Tuesday night of each month, starting at 7 p.m.  If you hav , ...
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Palms of Fire Drum Circle
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Palms of Fire Drum Circle, under the guidance of Music Director Amber Fetner, focuses on West African drumming although other musical traditions and instruments are also explored. No prior drumming experience is necessary, and you don’t even need to bring a drum. Contact Amber for more information. Music brin , ...
Returning in September–Community Potluck on the Patio
5:30 pm
Community Potluck is on hiatus for the summer. The gathering will return with cooler weather in September. Join in the community conversation and good eats! Social time followed by a traditional potluck. Bring enough to eat and share. At this time while eating is restricted in the building, rainy weather cancels for th , ...
Chalice Choir Practice
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
UUFA Music Director Amber Fetner Music brings us together and nourishes our bodies and spirits, so it is an important part of worship at UUFA. Choir is open to all, but everyone who participates must show proof of being fully vaccinated. Contact Music Director Amber Fetner with any questions or concerns. We choos , ...
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Thursday Coffee Hour (Virtual)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Drop in to check in! Click here to join the virtual meeting. , ...
Tai Chi and Qigong
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Click here to join the virtual session. Mind as well as body come into play in Jackie and Bill Pierson’s Thursday morning Tai Chi and Qigong sessions. With guidance from Jackie and Bill, participants learn and practice self-massage, breathing exercises, and simple moves for meditation, balance, and fitness. Conta , ...
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Happy Hour
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Click here to join this virtual get together Join old friends and meet new ones at this virtual weekly gathering.     , ...
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Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
Sunday Worship
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Look for this month’s worship topics here. You can always find that info on the UUFA News page. Join the live stream of the service here. Find past worship services here. , ...
Reception for Ynza Morganstar — Totems
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
An opening reception will be held on August 14th.  Ynza will be available in the Welcome Hall after the service and discuss her work. Ynza Morganstar  – Totems   Curator’s notes: Some time ago, in a casual conversation, I asked Ynza if she created art. Ynza said she did.  She had always wanted to create art , ...
Community & Conversation
11:30 am
Click here to join Coffee & Conversation. Shortly after the morning worship service ends, connect with others to share not only your thoughts about the service but also about what is happening in the world in general and your life in particular. We enjoy snacks, talking, and participation in activities such as sing , ...
Getting to Know UU Fellowship of Athens
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Are you new to the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens? Are you new to UUism? Do you have questions about the worship service? UUFA is where questioning can be the answer! Drop-in and meet some long-time members, meet others who are exploring, and get your questions answered at this next Getting to Know UU Fell , ...
Singing Meditation
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Singing meditation is singing as a spiritual practice. We sing simple songs and linger in silence together. All are welcome. Meets in the UU Heritage Room at UUFA. Click here to join the virtual portion of the event. Those who wish to meet in person must be masked, and we ask that unvaccinated singers join us virtuall , ...
Book Talks (book discussion group)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Click here to join the virtual meeting. Book Talks is an informal group that meets the second Sunday of the month after the service to discuss books selected by the members. While reading the monthly selection ahead of time is desirable, don’t stay away if you haven’t finished the book or haven’t read it at all. Y , ...
Blue Care Ring Get Together [Offsite]
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
For more information, contact June Warfield   , ...
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Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
Small Group Ministry Sign Up Begins through Sept. 12
All Day
Registration for Fall Small Group Ministry (SGM) at UUFA opens Monday, August 15.  Whether this is your first time signing up or you are a long time member, SGM provides an excellent opportunity for UUFA members and friends to make new and deeper connections, build community within our congregation, develop our spiritu , ...
Voting Rights Demonstration
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
The UUFA Social Action Committee (SAC) invites you to join members of SAC and the local Indivisible group in staging Voting Rights demonstrations on the corner of Alps and Baxter Streets from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. every Monday. Join with sign or without. All are welcome! For additional information, contact Iva King. , ...
The Grateful Thread
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Grateful Thread is a social group at UUFA for knitting, crocheting, sewing, or any other thready craft you have. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, from 2 to 4 PM, either on the patio (weather permitting) or in the Eskildsen Room.  We are going to be working with Project Linus to make blankets for charity.  If you , ...
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Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
Tuesday Coffee Hour (In-Person)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Join us weekly at Panera Bread (3151 Atlanta Hwy).   , ...
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Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
Palms of Fire Drum Circle
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Palms of Fire Drum Circle, under the guidance of Music Director Amber Fetner, focuses on West African drumming although other musical traditions and instruments are also explored. No prior drumming experience is necessary, and you don’t even need to bring a drum. Contact Amber for more information. Music brin , ...
Returning in September–Community Potluck on the Patio
5:30 pm
Community Potluck is on hiatus for the summer. The gathering will return with cooler weather in September. Join in the community conversation and good eats! Social time followed by a traditional potluck. Bring enough to eat and share. At this time while eating is restricted in the building, rainy weather cancels for th , ...
Chalice Choir Practice
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
UUFA Music Director Amber Fetner Music brings us together and nourishes our bodies and spirits, so it is an important part of worship at UUFA. Choir is open to all, but everyone who participates must show proof of being fully vaccinated. Contact Music Director Amber Fetner with any questions or concerns. We choos , ...
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Tapestry Deadline (UUFA Monthly Newsletter)
All Day
Do you or your team, committee, or group have something to submit for the Tapestry newsletter? Send articles, pictures, and information to Tapestry editor Adrien Helm by the 18th of each month. , ...
Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
Thursday Coffee Hour (Virtual)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Drop in to check in! Click here to join the virtual meeting. , ...
Tai Chi and Qigong
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Click here to join the virtual session. Mind as well as body come into play in Jackie and Bill Pierson’s Thursday morning Tai Chi and Qigong sessions. With guidance from Jackie and Bill, participants learn and practice self-massage, breathing exercises, and simple moves for meditation, balance, and fitness. Conta , ...
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Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
Happy Hour
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Click here to join this virtual get together Join old friends and meet new ones at this virtual weekly gathering.     , ...
20
Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
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Family Promise Week August 14 to 21
All Day
Family Promise of Athens is a non-profit organization that provides immediate shelter and guidance to homeless families with children due to the impact of misfortunes they face. Once families are accepted into the program, Family Promise provides food, shelter, daycare, and transportation. UUFA serves as a support con , ...
Sunday Worship
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Look for this month’s worship topics here. You can always find that info on the UUFA News page. Join the live stream of the service here. Find past worship services here. , ...
Community & Conversation
11:30 am
Click here to join Coffee & Conversation. Shortly after the morning worship service ends, connect with others to share not only your thoughts about the service but also about what is happening in the world in general and your life in particular. We enjoy snacks, talking, and participation in activities such as sing , ...
Activity Fair
11:30 am
Sunday, August 24th’s theme is “Opening a Window to Fellowship.” The service will offer reflections from members on the spiritual dimension of participating in the activities of the Fellowship. Afterwards the Lay Ministry Council will host an Activity Fair where you can learn more about UUFA’s multitude of programs and , ...
Goddess Group
2:00 pm
The Goddess Group, a circle of persons who identify as female, gathers monthly to study “Thealogy,” the feminine aspect of the Divine. During third Sunday afternoon gatherings, the group uses curricula designed by the UU Women’s Federation and other women-centered organizations and individuals to explore their inner go , ...
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Voting Rights Demonstration
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
The UUFA Social Action Committee (SAC) invites you to join members of SAC and the local Indivisible group in staging Voting Rights demonstrations on the corner of Alps and Baxter Streets from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. every Monday. Join with sign or without. All are welcome! For additional information, contact Iva King. , ...
The Grateful Thread
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Grateful Thread is a social group at UUFA for knitting, crocheting, sewing, or any other thready craft you have. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, from 2 to 4 PM, either on the patio (weather permitting) or in the Eskildsen Room.  We are going to be working with Project Linus to make blankets for charity.  If you , ...
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Tuesday Coffee Hour (In-Person)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Join us weekly at Panera Bread (3151 Atlanta Hwy).   , ...
Spiritual Exploration and Practices Group
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
This group has been meeting on zoom since March, 2020.  So far, the group has read and discussed three books.  It is now starting a new book –  Universal Human by Gary Zukav.  Zukay has written a number of books; his most famous is Seat of the Soul.  This is his latest book. He shares a new vision of power and hope in , ...
Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition (NO MEETING JULY 26!)
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Interested in immigration issues? You are invited to attend the Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition to be held virtually on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition, comprised of members of some 15+ faith communities serving the Athens area, is dedicated to offering hospitality , ...
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Palms of Fire Drum Circle
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Palms of Fire Drum Circle, under the guidance of Music Director Amber Fetner, focuses on West African drumming although other musical traditions and instruments are also explored. No prior drumming experience is necessary, and you don’t even need to bring a drum. Contact Amber for more information. Music brin , ...
Returning in September–Community Potluck on the Patio
5:30 pm
Community Potluck is on hiatus for the summer. The gathering will return with cooler weather in September. Join in the community conversation and good eats! Social time followed by a traditional potluck. Bring enough to eat and share. At this time while eating is restricted in the building, rainy weather cancels for th , ...
Chalice Choir Practice
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
UUFA Music Director Amber Fetner Music brings us together and nourishes our bodies and spirits, so it is an important part of worship at UUFA. Choir is open to all, but everyone who participates must show proof of being fully vaccinated. Contact Music Director Amber Fetner with any questions or concerns. We choos , ...
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Thursday Coffee Hour (Virtual)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Drop in to check in! Click here to join the virtual meeting. , ...
Tai Chi and Qigong
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Click here to join the virtual session. Mind as well as body come into play in Jackie and Bill Pierson’s Thursday morning Tai Chi and Qigong sessions. With guidance from Jackie and Bill, participants learn and practice self-massage, breathing exercises, and simple moves for meditation, balance, and fitness. Conta , ...
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Happy Hour
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Click here to join this virtual get together Join old friends and meet new ones at this virtual weekly gathering.     , ...
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UUFA Justice Partner Economic Justice Coalition Justice Fest
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
You are invited to attend the 11th Annual Justice Fest to be held Saturday, August 27, 2022, beginning at 4 p.m. at UUFA with a reception immediately following the program.   The theme for this event,  sponsored by the Economic Justice Coalition—a 2022-23 UUFA Justice Partner–,  is “From Poverty to Prosperi , ...
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Sunday Worship
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Look for this month’s worship topics here. You can always find that info on the UUFA News page. Join the live stream of the service here. Find past worship services here. , ...
Community & Conversation
11:30 am
Click here to join Coffee & Conversation. Shortly after the morning worship service ends, connect with others to share not only your thoughts about the service but also about what is happening in the world in general and your life in particular. We enjoy snacks, talking, and participation in activities such as sing , ...
Food Justice Team Quarterly Lunch at gusto! Athens
12:30 pm
Do you eat?  If so, you are invited to attend the next meeting of the Food Justice Team on fourth Sundays, beginning at 12:30 p.m. Omnivores welcome! Among the items being discussed is having Food Justice Team community partners. Click here to be connected to this virtual meeting. For further information, contact Kate , ...
Alphabet Family
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Click here to join this virtual meeting. Do you identify anywhere on the LGBTQIA+ spectrum? Then come join us for fun and fellowship on the 4th Sunday of every month, from 6-8 p.m.! For further information, contact Ynza Morgan Star. , ...
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Voting Rights Demonstration
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
The UUFA Social Action Committee (SAC) invites you to join members of SAC and the local Indivisible group in staging Voting Rights demonstrations on the corner of Alps and Baxter Streets from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. every Monday. Join with sign or without. All are welcome! For additional information, contact Iva King. , ...
The Grateful Thread
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Grateful Thread is a social group at UUFA for knitting, crocheting, sewing, or any other thready craft you have. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, from 2 to 4 PM, either on the patio (weather permitting) or in the Eskildsen Room.  We are going to be working with Project Linus to make blankets for charity.  If you , ...
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Tuesday Coffee Hour (In-Person)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Join us weekly at Panera Bread (3151 Atlanta Hwy).   , ...
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Palms of Fire Drum Circle
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Palms of Fire Drum Circle, under the guidance of Music Director Amber Fetner, focuses on West African drumming although other musical traditions and instruments are also explored. No prior drumming experience is necessary, and you don’t even need to bring a drum. Contact Amber for more information. Music brin , ...
Returning in September–Community Potluck on the Patio
5:30 pm
Community Potluck is on hiatus for the summer. The gathering will return with cooler weather in September. Join in the community conversation and good eats! Social time followed by a traditional potluck. Bring enough to eat and share. At this time while eating is restricted in the building, rainy weather cancels for th , ...
Chalice Choir Practice
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
UUFA Music Director Amber Fetner Music brings us together and nourishes our bodies and spirits, so it is an important part of worship at UUFA. Choir is open to all, but everyone who participates must show proof of being fully vaccinated. Contact Music Director Amber Fetner with any questions or concerns. We choos , ...
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