Category: Adult Learning

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Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, September 16, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Topic:  Seattle City Council and its recent decisions Facilitator:  David Zeigler We will discuss controversial decisions featuring those involving the Seattle Police Department. Also, we will assess...

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Fall’s Book for Zen Meditation & Study Group

UUC’s Zen Meditation and Study Group has begun its fall book study, and welcomes drop-in attendance for meditation and discussion. The group meets from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Fridays via Zoom....

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Exploring UU? Classes Upcoming!

New to UUC and want to find out more about the church or Unitarian Universalism? Considering membership? Been around for a while and want to learn more in community with others? Sign up for...

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Science Book Group

Tuesday, September 8, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will finish our discussion of The Epigenetics Revolution: How Modern Biology Is Rewriting Our Understanding of Genetics, Disease, and Inheritance by Nessa Carey (2012). John Stewart will facilitate our...

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, September 2, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Topic: The Future of the Wednesday Forum Is there a desire for the meetings to continue beyond September? If so, how often? Are participants willing to continue...

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Science Book Group

Tuesday, August 25, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will discuss the first half of The Epigenetics Revolution: How Modern Biology Is Rewriting Our Understanding of Genetics, Disease, and Inheritance by Nessa Carey (2012). John Stewart...

Dr. Sunil Aggarwal

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, August 19, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Topic:  Entheogenesis, the widespread practice of using medicines to achieve spiritual states of consciousness. Presenter:  Dr. Sunil Aggarwal, physician-scientist and medical geographer interested in the scientific study...

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Science Book Group

Tuesday, August 11, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will discuss the second half of Jennifer Eberhardt’s Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do (2019). Jonathan Tweet will again facilitate. Find the Zoom...

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Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, August 5, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom The Puyallup Tribe’s Fight Against Puget Sound Energy’s Tacoma Liquefied Natural Gas Project Our presenter will be Maddie Smith, Operations Manager at Earth Ministry which organizes people of faith...

Time to Get Your Ducks in a Row?

Thursday, August 13, webinar at noon Have you started your health care directives or end-of-life planning paperwork a thousand times, only to get discouraged part way through and abandon the effort? Confused about what...

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Online UU Wellspring Enrollment for 2020-21

UUC was one of the early UU congregations to offer “UU Wellspring,” a year-long program for spiritual deepening. Its offerings over ten years, in the initial program (“Sources”) and the advanced courses, have been...

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Science Book Group

Tuesday, July 28, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will discuss the first half of Jennifer Eberhardt’s Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do (2019). Jonathan Tweet will again facilitate. If you would...

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Report from 2020 GA

Here’s a concise summary of the UUA’s first “virtual” General Assembly (GA), which was conducted entirely online this year. 28 members and friends of UUC registered to attend, including 11 voting delegates appointed by...

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Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, July 15, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Climate Communications—How to Cut Through the Doubt Our speaker will be Elizabeth Banse of Resource Media on some of the “best practices” used by those advocating for...

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Science Book Group

Tuesday, July 14, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will finish our discussion of Michael Pollan’s How To Change Your Mind, 2018. Jonathan Tweet will facilitate. (Thanks, Jonathan.) If you haven’t yet, please cast your vote for...

BLACK LIVES MATTER

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, July 1, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom An opportunity to talk about how you are processing the Black Lives Matter movement: how is  it affecting you and your extended family, what does it bring...

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Scholarships Available for GA

If you’re eager to participate in the UUA 2020 General Assembly (GA), but could use some financial help, there are newly-announced scholarships available from the Board of the Pacific Northwest District (which includes AK,...

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Science Book Group

Tuesday, June 23, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will begin discussion of Michael Pollan’s How To Change Your Mind, 2018. We will discuss the first half this time, and the second half on July 14....

Jonathan Tweet

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, June 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Jonathan Tweet will be sharing a video clip of UU leaders Rev. Ashley Horan, Rev. Meg Riley, and others discussing radical and liberal approaches to social justice,...