News & Events
Annual YRUU Apple Dumpling Sales * Nov 30, Dec 7
The YRUU (high school group) annual YRUU-made apple dumplings sale takes place on Sundays after services in the Social Hall through December 7th. $5 buys 2 frozen or one ready to eat delicious, aromatic, hot apple dumpling with a scoop of ice cream on top. Proceeds are used to buy Christmas presents for Peace Neighborhood Center families.
Alpha House Host Week * November 26-30
UUAA will be hosting at Alpha House during Thanksgiving Week, from November 26 through November 30. Alpha House is the shelter for homeless families. More than 70 people are still needed to sign up to bring food, serve dinner, play with the kids, and stay overnight. Come to the sign-up table in the Social Hall on Sunday, or sign up online.
Holiday Celebrations at UUAA
You are invited to join with us in one or all of our December holiday events:
12/6 - Vegan holiday potluck, Fahs Chapel, 12-2 pm
12/7 - Bring holiday gifts for Alpha House ; Stop at the Christmas tree in the front entry after 12/17.
12/8 - Holiday Senior Lunch, Social Hall, 12-1:30pm
12/13 - All Congregation Holiday Party and potluck lunch, 11:15 am - 1:30 pm
12/14 - "Winter Light Pageant", multi-generation play to be presented at both services
12/20 - "Sing for Peace" Wnter Solstice sing-along, Sanctuary, 7:00 pm
12/24 - "Candles and Carols" Christmas Eve Services, Sanctuary, 4:30, 7:00 and 9:00 pm
12/28 - "Alumni Voices" services followed by a reception for returning college students and other recent YRUU graduates following each service.
150th Commemorative Tiles * Pick up Dec 14th
If you ordered 150th Commemorative Motawi Tiles, you can pick up your orders in time for the holidays -- after either service on December 14th. Due to the popular response, orders will be taken again in 2015. Watch the Bulletin and Newsletter for exact dates.
Interfaith Service of Affirmation * December 16
Our Land for Worship Trail Improvements
In a strategic planning document called “Strengthening Our Connections,” the Congregation’s Board of Trustees invited us to make our land more accessible. Our Land for Worship Team has been working to do just that with three projects completed this fall.