Category: Announcements

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Feeling Sick? Stay Home!

Cold and flu season is upon us. If you’re feeling ill, please stay home. Even if you’re sure it’s not the coronavirus, and even though we’re all still wearing facemasks at church, let’s choose...

Karen Thomas conducting, the Messiah - violinists in foreground

No Messiah Sing-And-Play Along

For 50 years, more than 400 singers and instrumentalists have performed Handel’s entire oratorio, all choruses and solos, every December 26th at University Unitarian Church. Under the baton of Conductor Karen P. Thomas, this beloved...

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Pages from the UUC Bookstore

Now that coffee hours have returned to the friendly confines of Nathan Johnson Hall, the Bookstore will be open after both first and second services. Please practice social distancing in the Bookstore to keep...

Church Office Closed This Sunday

Sunday, October 10 The church office will be closed this Sunday, October 10, while our office manager Jessica Monahan is out on vacation. Another staff member may be able to help you on Sunday....

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Sunday Flowers for October 3

The flowers this coming Sunday are “for Reverend Jon Luopa and Annie Luopa in honor of the 40th anniversary of his UU Ordination,” from Rev. Patrick O’Neill and Patricia Williams. To sponsor flowers for...

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Flowers for Sunday Services

With our return to regular Sunday services in person, as well as continuing the livestreaming and recording of the 9:30 a.m. worship service, we are once again inviting congregants to sponsor flowers for the...

The UUC Board’s “Open Questions”

The UUC Board of Trustees policies establish a new process for identifying the current high priorities for the church. In consultation with Jon and his team, as well as after receiving feedback from the...

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Pages from the UUC Bookstore

If you missed visiting the UUC bookstore during our pandemic exile, rejoice! We are open with new volumes for children and adult readers coming in every week. Two of note: Conflagration, by John Buehrens....

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Sunday Flowers for September 12

The flowers this Sunday are given by the UUC Board of Trustees in celebration of our reconnection on this Homecoming Sunday. To sponsor flowers for Sunday worship, perhaps in honor of a loved one...

Montlake to 520 & I-5 Ramp Closures

Friday, September 10, 10 p.m. through Monday, September 13, 5 a.m. The Washington State Department of Transportation will close Montlake Boulevard when where it crosses over SR 520. Additionally, access to SR 520 and...

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Art in Chapel

The Art Committee is excited to announce that art is coming back to the Chapel just in time for Homecoming Sunday, September 12. We’ll start by showing Elizabeth Kincaid’s beautiful watercolor paintings of flowers...

Safe Gathering Protocols for Weekdays

During these times of heightened awareness around COVID-19 and the impact of its Delta variant, we have announced Safe Gathering Protocols for our Sunday services (click here to review). But what about gatherings at...

Care and Contact Tracing for COVID-19

We’re all familiar with how to keep ourselves and others safer by being vaccinated, wearing face masks, practicing physical distancing, and avoiding crowded spaces and rooms with poor air circulation, but what should you...

No Vespers in September

The Vespers planning team is using the month of September to plan for the coming year. We will pick back up in October offering one evening Vespers service a month (in-person and online) on...

Looking for a Lead Childcare Provider

The Lead Childcare Provider at University Unitarian Church will create and maintain a safe, fun, and caring nursery environment for children ages 4 ½ and younger, during the UUC worship services on Sunday mornings....

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Pages from the UUC Bookstore

Yes! The UUC Bookstore is open for browsing and buying. New stock is arriving, in addition to longtime favorites. With current masking and social distancing guidelines in place, the hours may be truncated. The...

Montlake to 520 & I-5 Ramp Closures

Friday, Aug. 27 at 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 30. The Washington State Department of Transportation will be closing to shift Montlake Boulevard onto the new Montlake lid. During the weekend traffic...