Category: Events

"Someone else will donate blood" BE THE SOMEONE - Bloodworks Northwest

Blood Drive at UUC

Monday, August 31 and Tuesday, September 1 by appointment University Unitarian Church will be hosting a new Bloodworks Northwest ‘Pop-Up Donor Center,’ providing donors a convenient, local location to donate blood during statewide stay-at-home...

UUC Bell Choir playing outside, wearing masks, with videographer

Bell Choir Performs for August 30 Service

The postlude this coming Sunday features the UUC Bell Choir, playing a medley of Swedish songs. We met outside the church in early August for a physically distant and masked rehearsal and recording of...

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...

Rev. Deborah Raible

Next Sunday

August 30, 9:30 a.m. live stream Rev. Deborah Raible, one of UUC’s Minister’s Affiliated, will lead the service. Sermon title: “Love.” Soloist: Ian Loney, tenor.

Solidarity with Muslim Communities Team Meeting

Tuesday, August 25, 2-3:30 p.m. via Zoom The Solidarity with Muslim Communities team will host an online meeting on Tuesday, August 25, from 2-3:30 p.m. For more information or questions email Nancy Maranville.   We promote...

Cover of The Epigenetics Revolution by Nessa Carey

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...

Rev. Bruce Bode

Next Sunday

August 16, 9:30 a.m. live stream Rev. Bruce Bode will lead the service. Soloist: Ian Loney, tenor. Sermon: The American Creed & Liberal ReligionIn this time of turmoil as our nation struggles to determine...

Cover of Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do

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...

UUC's Handbell Choir playing in the outdoor courtyard.

Handbell Choir Outdoor Performance

Last Sunday, August 2, the Handbell Choir met for a safe and socially-distant rehearsal and performance outdoors. We wore masks and gloves, had only one person per table at tables that were many feet...

Earth on stove burner

Climate Action Team Meeting

Sunday, August 9, 11 a.m. via Zoom Join us at the regular Climate Action Team meeting August 9 after services at 11:00 am.  Topics will include the Washington State Climate Assembly, updates on community...

Maddie Smith speaking into a handheld microphone

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...

Cover of Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do

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...

Film poster for "John Lewis: Good Trouble"

Racial Justice and Voting Rights in Film

Discussion Thursday, July 23, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom Join UUC’s UUtheVote and Racial Justice Teams in a movie discussion on the film, John Lewis: Good Trouble. This documentary, streaming now online at the NW...

Catherine Ruha painting of a tree growing out of water with a heart and circulatory system and salmon where the roots would be

Wednesday Evening Vespers Service

Wednesday, July 22, 7:00-7:45 p.m. via Zoom Join us for our twice-monthly evening Vespers service. The theme will be our Interdependent Web of Existence This service is offered on the second and fourth Wednesdays of...

Guy Nelson

Next Sunday

On Sunday, July 19, we’ll have a special service with guest presenter Guy Nelson. Guy is a Seattle-based actor, musician, author and facilitator. He works with spiritual communities throughout the region, including several UU...

Elizabeth Banse

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...

How to Change your Mind - cover

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...

Sing Camp Songs With the IGC

Mondays, 7 p.m. via Zoom The Intergenerational Choir invites singers to join us on Mondays, at 7 p.m., for the next few weeks to sing the songs we remember from summer camp.  Look  for...

Earth on stove burner

Climate Action Team Meeting

Sunday, July 12, 11 a.m. via Zoom Join us for a brief meeting with updates on #UUtheVote and community efforts. Citizens’ Assembly for Climate Action will be explored with help from Michael Foster and...