Upcoming Events

This page provides more information about upcoming events than may appear in the Church Calendar or elsewhere. Click the links below for information on the events, listed in chronological order:

Non-Toxic Masculinity Men’s Group – Nov. 19, 2018

The Non-Toxic Masculinity Men’s Group meets at the church at 7 p.m. Monday evenings.

The group serves cisgendered, straight, white men who are actively working to detoxify their masculinity and privilege so that they can stop doing damage to others and learn how to become active allies of other, more marginalized, groups.

For more information, email Jeff Ordway.

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Men’s Group – Nov. 24, 2018

The UUCC Men’s Group meets on the second, fourth, and fifth Saturdays of each month at 8 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Executive Center. The group is open to all men. There are no fees and no reservations are necessary.

The agenda is an open discussion of whatever is on the minds of those in attendance – and breakfast!

For more information contact Wiley Miller at 573-864-8574 or by email.

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Non-Toxic Masculinity Men’s Group – Nov. 26, 2018

The Non-Toxic Masculinity Men’s Group meets at the church at 7 p.m. Monday evenings.

The group serves cisgendered, straight, white men who are actively working to detoxify their masculinity and privilege so that they can stop doing damage to others and learn how to become active allies of other, more marginalized, groups.

For more information, email Jeff Ordway.

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Adult R.E. – Getting What You Want for the Holidays – Nov. 27, 2018

Jan Weaver will be leading an adult R.E. “mini-mester” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays in November and December at the church, presenting four sessions on making the holidays meaningful. Come to any or all. Free childcare will be provided.

Nov. 27 class: “Getting What You Want for the Holidays” – The winter holidays have a lot of baggage, some cultural, some familial. Take some time to figure out what you want from the holidays.

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Adult R.E. – Planning Your Holiday Experience – Dec. 4, 2018

Jan Weaver will be leading an adult R.E. “mini-mester” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays in November and December at the church, presenting four sessions on making the holidays meaningful. Come to any or all. Free childcare will be provided.

Dec. 4 class: “Planning Your Holiday Experience” – If things are going to change, you need to create new systems to support that change. Take some time to make a plan for how that change is going to happen.

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UU Book Discussion Group – Dec. 8, 2018

The UU Book Discussion Group will meet at noon Saturday, Dec. 8 at Bamboo Terrace, 3101 W. Broadway, Suite 101. Bring a book you have read to discuss briefly. If you have questions, call Pam Springsteel at 573-445-0642.

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Adult R.E. – The Only Person You Can Change is Yourself – Dec. 11, 2018

Jan Weaver will be leading an adult R.E. “mini-mester” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays in November and December at the church, presenting four sessions on making the holidays meaningful. Come to any or all. Free childcare will be provided.

Dec. 11 class: “The Only Person You Can Change is Yourself ” – The only way to really change things is to change yourself first. Take some time to reflect on what you might need to do differently for the holiday you want.

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Conversations, Etc. – Dec. 12, 2018

Conversations, Etc., the UUCC women’s group, will meet at the church at noon Wednesday, Dec. 12 to celebrate the annual holiday soup, salad, bread, and dessert luncheon. Soup and dessert will be provided. Please bring a green or fruit salad and dressing, vegetable or bread. We will enjoy the good company of friends. If you have questions, call Melinda Farhangi at 573-445-6325. 

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Adult R.E. – So It’s Not Going Like You Planned – Dec. 18, 2018

Jan Weaver will be leading an adult R.E. “mini-mester” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays in November and December at the church, presenting four sessions on making the holidays meaningful. Come to any or all. Free childcare will be provided.

Dec. 18 class: “So It’s Not Going Like You Planned” – Stuff happens. Take some time to prepare yourself for when things don’t turn out the way you planned.

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Kaleidoscope – Dec. 22, 2018

Join Kaleidoscope to celebrate the return of the Sun, the symbol of hope and the promise of returning warmth, at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22 at the church.

The group will join in ritual, followed by a potluck and friendship. All are welcome, no matter what their personal paths.

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New Year’s Day Hike – Jan. 1, 2019

Meet at the church at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 1, 2019 for the annual New Year’s Day hike. Join us for an interesting and energetic walk in the good company of esteemed UU members. This is a chance to get off the couch, take a break from screen addictions, and burn off holiday calories.

The length and route of the walk will depend on the weather and who joins us, but the tentative plan is to hike at Three Creeks Conservation Area. Halfway through the hike the group will stop and build a small campfire. Bring nibbles to share.

If you have questions, contact Peter Holmes at 573-239-7789 or by email.

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