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New Security System Requires New Codes

If you are among the members authorized with the codes to access the building, you will need to apply for a new security alarm code. You can apply using the online form or you can stop by the UUCS office during normal business hours (Tuesday – Friday, 9 am – 1 pm). Important note: The new … Continued

Womxn’s March January 21

Come join us on Sunday, Jan 21 for the  Salem Womxn’s March and rally from  11 am  to 2 pm. The march starts at 12 noon at the Salem Capital Mall located on 900 Court St. The Salem Womxn’s March is committed to heightening womxn’s voices to empower each other in the fight for womxn’s … Continued

MLK Rally and March January 15

Please join other UUCS members to march and rally in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., the late Civil Rights leader, on January 15 starting at 11:30 am on January 15.  The Social Justice in Action Team is organizing a delegation of UUCS members to march in the parade while carrying our “Standing on the … Continued

Ordination of Mary Gear February 10

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Salem and the First Unitarian Church of Portland joyfully invite you to attend the ordination of  Mary Mangione Gear Saturday, February 10, 2018, at 1 pm  at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Salem 5090 Center St NE, Salem, OR  97301   Clergy of all faiths, religious professionals and seminarians are … Continued

Regional UUA Assembly April 27-29 in Portland

The four districts of the UUA’s Pacific Western Region will gather April 27-29 in Portland, OR for the 2018 Regional Assembly. Speakers include civil rights activist, the Rev. Dr. William Barber; Washington Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, advocate for women’s, immigrant, civil, and human rights; and the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, newly elected UUA president. Programming includes workshops, … Continued

Pledge Drive 2018 Theme is “We Can Have a Dream, Too”

Bob Muir, the 2018 pledge drive chair, announced the theme for this year’s drive, “We Can Have a Dream, Too.” More information will be shared in the next months regarding our congregation’s dreams. Bob shared his dreams:  “We can offer more in our programs, fairer wages and benefits to our wonderful staff. We can better … Continued

Holiday Bazaar December 3

The Annual Holiday Bazaar, organized by the women’s Alliance, will be held Sunday, December 3.  Come to the fellowship hall not just for coffee hour but also to buy jams and jellies, baked goods and craft items, and to search for unexpected treasures. The money raised will go toward replacing our refrigerator, so your shopping … Continued

Winter Blood Drive Needs You December 8

UUCS is hosting our next blood drive Friday, December 8, from 12:30 pm to 6:00 pm. We need at least 25 more donors to reach our goal of 30 pints. Sign up with the Red Cross online! Use the Sponsor Code “uusalem” to find open slots. For more information contact Angela Gross, uu4peace@gmail.com UUCS Liaison.