• Hymn Sing March 24 and April 21 March 8, 2019 Join fellow congregants and the choir to sing through some of our wonderful UU hymns from both hymnbooks. Enjoy singing favorites and learning a few less familiar hymns. Learn a little bit of history or context for some of our hymns. Bring your coffee and snacks for an informal gathering and let’s enjoy singing together! When ...
  • New to UU Gathering March 3, 2019 Are you new to UU? Or new to our Fellowship? Would you like more information about becoming a member? Join us on Sunday, March 17 in the Palmer Library, 12:15pm to 1:30pm, for an informal chat. Light refreshments. Child care available. To register or for more info, email Kay Bolden, kay@uufsd.org. Everyone’s spiritual journey is ...
  • Read with UUFSD Book Clubs in March March 3, 2019 Our Monday evening Book Club will be reading Hemingway’s “For Whom the Bell Tolls”, with discussion on March 11th at 7pm. Come and tell us which is your favorite Hemingway book, and why. Our Thursday morning Book Club will be discussing Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming on March 21st at 10am. You know you want to ...
  • Learn Nonviolent Communication March 3, 2019 Open to everyone, this free class sponsored by the UUFSD Board and Buddhist Meditation groups is a wonderful opportunity to grow in relationships. Here is what our facilitator, Pat Kurtz says: From the bedroom to the boardroom, from the classroom to the war zone, Nonviolent Communication (NVC) is changing lives every day. NVC provides an easy ...
  • First Maker’s Guild Sunday, Mar 3 February 25, 2019 Do you have a repair or craft project that you’ve been putting off? Do you find it’s better to craft with friends than to work all by yourself? Then join us at the first Maker’s Guild! There will be space to work, chat, and make. If you don’t have a craft in mind, come anyway! ...
  • March Food Bank Volunteer Night February 25, 2019 Our next opportunity to help feed San Diego’s hungry by bagging fresh produce or packing food boxes at the San Diego Food Bank is March 7 from 6 to 8 pm. UUFSD Food Bank Volunteer Night is always the 1st Thursday of each month. For more information and to Register you MUST contact Sara O’hara for ...
  • Indivisible Monthly Call To Action – March February 25, 2019 In its February 2019 issue, the first same-sex couple was featured on the cover of Parents magazine. The magazine is now the target of an anti-LGBTQ campaign, protesting this important milestone. See https://onemillionmoms.com/current-campaigns/parents-february-cover-a-first-for-magazine/. Affirm the inherent worth and dignity of every person by contacting Parents magazine and thanking them for featuring a same-sex couple on its ...
  • UUFSD Choir: joyful, spiritual community February 25, 2019 It may not be on your 2019 resolutions list, but choral singing will likely be a special, joyful and spiritual gift to yourself. I hope you’ll consider joining us! We have an exciting spring planned with rich music variety for our worship services. We’ll be singing jazz, gospel, contemporary classical, pop, and world music. Join us ...
  • February Food Bank Results February 11, 2019 We bagged 12,000 lbs. of apples to be given to our San Diego peers that need just a little more food. THANKS all! First-Timers, you MUST email Sara O’Hara for the Group Code in order to help in the future: sara@saraohara.com. It’s always the first Thursday of the month.
  • Fill A Belly Dinner Tuesday, March 12 February 11, 2019 On Tuesday, March 12, our fellowship will provide a Fill A Belly dinner to our homeless brethren. This is the first of four dinners we will provide in 2019. Please pass by the Happenings table to sign up to provide an entree, side dish, salad or dessert. These dinners have proven to very rewarding to ...
  • Seeking Solutions in a Polarized World February 11, 2019 Please join the group of students from across the country who are putting on a student-led open forum on Gun Violence Prevention on Friday, February 15th at Canyon Crest Academy from 5:30 to 7:30. Let us support the efforts of these young advocates for finding solutions. Location: Proscenium Theater at Canyon Crest Academy 5951 E. Village ...
  • All Fellowship Camp at de Benneville Pines February 11, 2019 If you haven’t been to our camp on Big Bear Mountain, you have a special experience awaiting you. April 5-7 we will gather to hike, create art, sing, dance, and be quiet together. Rev. Meghan will lead a workshop, as will Eberly Barnes on writing. All activities are optional and the spectacular beauty of the ...
  • Peter Sprague Trio Concert to Benefit San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy February 11, 2019 The Concert: Peter Sprague’s trio celebrates the jazz tradition of improvisation. During the concert, they will explore the music of The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, James Taylor, and Cream from a fresh jazz perspective. The result is familiar songs delivered in a new sonic light. And just to keep the palette of ...
  • Book Clubs go to Australia! February 2, 2019 Each of our book clubs is reading a book by Liane Moriarty. Yes, her titles sound like chic lit, but this Australian novelist packs a literary punch that will keep you reading. On Monday, February 11th at 7pm we will discuss “What Alice Forgot”. A young mother loses memory of the last 10 years of her ...
  • Indivisible Monthly Call To Action – February February 2, 2019 The Supreme Court recently ruled that the Executive ban on transgender individuals serving in the military, could be reinstated, despite ongoing litigation in the lower courts. Promote the inherent worth of every person by calling your US Senators with this script: Hi. My name is . I’m ...
  • February Food Bank Volunteer Night January 28, 2019 Our next opportunity to help feed San Diego’s hungry by bagging fresh produce or packing food boxes at the San Diego Food Bank is February 7 from 6 to 8 pm. UUFSD Food Bank Volunteer Night is always the 1st Thursday of each month. For more information and to Register you MUST contact Sara O’hara for ...
  • UUFSD Quarterly Magazine “Dialogue” Has a New Look January 13, 2019 We hope you enjoy our “Winter 2019” edition of the “Dialogue” magazine. It has a new, improved look with some new features. In addition to our traditional articles, including Rev. Meghan’s Corner, Happenings, and What gives Meaning to My Life (by John Atcheson). We added sections on our Coastal Concert Series, Personal Growth and Interests ...
  • Parent Support Group at UUFSD January 13, 2019 A Parent Support Group is offered to parents of children in the UUFSD RE program – all ages. Leaders are Glenn and Barbara Bortnick, who raised their children at UUFSD. Glenn is a clinical and school psychologist, currently working with middle school students in the Vista Unified School District. Barbara has a social work ...
  • Martin Luther King Community Prayer Breakfast January 13, 2019 North San Diego County NAACP is having a Community Prayer Breakfast on Martin Luther King Day ‘ In the footsteps of a dreamer’. In solidarity with our racial justice effort, you may attend by signing up at www.nsdcnaacp.org. It will be held at QLN 1938 Avenida del Oro, Oceanside, Ca. Tickets are $35.
  • Rev. Jason Shelton, “The Faith We Sing”, Jan 25-27, 2019 at First UU January 13, 2019 Rev. Shelton (UU Nashville) will be at First UU from January 25-27, 2019 to work with our cluster congregations. You will enjoy Shelton’s enthusiasm and “Nashville vibe” (https://jasonsheltonmusic.com). He was instrumental in the creation of our teal hymnal. There will be lots of singing and sharing. While there is not charge for participation, there will ...
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