Men’s Retreat October 2018

Come to the Fall Retreat October 5-7! Rich Ford has offered his house at Sunriver! We would carpool over there, and cook for ourselves. The cost would be for food, the fuel to get there, and possibly a little more if a second house is needed. We should have some money from the June pancake … Continued

Oneness Coalition Service May 6

Join us Sunday, May 6 at 6:30 pm at UUCS for Woven As One, a time of prayer, commentary, and music from Baha’i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, Native American, New Thought, and Unitarian Universalist faith traditions. During the hospitality time after the service, presenters and audience are invited to share their thoughts and experiences. … Continued

News of the Community Editor Wanted

Have you missed having News of the Community regularly reported in the monthly UUCS Newsletter? Do you think you could fill this spot? Do you have some writing ability, interest in people, and willingness to ask others if their personal news could be reported?  Are there other ways you would like to help with the … Continued

RSVP for the Ordination of Monica Jacobson Tennessen May 26

On behalf of the UU Fellowship of Corvallis and the UU Congregation of Salem, you are invited to the service of ordination for Monica Jacobson Tennessen on Saturday, May 26, at 2 PM. The service will be hosted by the UU Congregation of Salem at 5090 Center St NE, Salem, OR 97317. A reception will … Continued

Sign Up April 1 and 8 for Circle Suppers on April 13 and 14

The Membership Committee is coordinating another set of Circle Suppers for Friday, April 13 and Saturday the 14! Join your fellow UUers for an intimate dinner at the home of a gracious host. Circle Suppers are potluck-style gatherings at members’ homes. Hosts provide their homes, and guests bring food to share. The dinners are an … Continued

Volunteer! for Coffee Service this Summer

Ever wonder what happens in the UUCS kitchen during coffee hours? Quiet contemplation, Mild calisthenics and stretching exercises Impromptu meetings and wise decisions close encounters of the UU kind (seriously, there is not much room in there) Sing-a-longs! And as always, great conversation and the opportunity for new friendships. If you would enjoy these activities … Continued

Women’s Alliance Meets April 10

At the April 10 Women’s Alliance meeting, Carol Doolittle of the UUCS Human Resources Team (as well as the Microfinance Team) will speak about providing health care coverage for our staff.  For an introduction to the topic, you can re-view the video shown during the February 4 service, in which Carol talked about the need … Continued

The Civil Disobedients Sing Songs of Disobedience … and Redemption March 3

Join us for a concert Saturday, March 3 at 7:00 pm. The concert is a collection of songs and stories about the hopes and dreams, disappointments and redemption of the communities of these United States drawn from 20th and 21st century songwriters. Their poetry and music captured the spirited energy of social movements at the … Continued

St. Patrick’s Fellowship Dinner March 17

The Annual St. Patrick’s  Day Fellowship Dinner is back. It will be held on Saturday, March 17th in the Fellowship Hall starting at 6 pm. Joel Martin will be creating a delicious meal of corned beef, (with a vegan option of rice and lentils), colcannon, Irish soda bread, and bread pudding. Tickets will go on sale … Continued

Spring Equinox Ritual and Potluck March 20

We are approaching the Equinox, the half-way point between the Winter Solstice and the Summer Solstice. Please join the Salem Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans, March 20, for a potluck and ritual celebrating the Turning of the Wheel. Potluck starts at 6:30 and Ritual at 7:00 pm. Children welcome with direct parental supervision. We are … Continued