Upcoming Events

This page provides more information about upcoming events than may appear in the Church Calendar or elsewhere.

In-person gatherings inside the church building are now permitted, but must be scheduled with the Church Administrator.

Check the Zoom Links page for the links to join meetings below

January 2022 events

Conversations, Etc. – 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5 -online and in-person

Conversations, Etc., the UUCC women’s group, will meet via Zoom and in-person at the church, at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5.

We gather to enjoy the company of good friends. If you would like to join the group, contact Pam Springsteel at 573-445-0642 or by email.

Green Team – 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 6 – online

Email Allie Gassmann for details about the Green Team‘s monthly meeting. All are welcome.

Men’s Group – 8:30 a.m. Jan. 8, 22 & 29 – online

The UUCC Men’s Group ordinarily meets in person on the second, fourth, and fifth Saturdays of each month. The group has arranged for online meetings during the Covid pandemic. For more information, contact Wiley Miller at 573-864-8574 or by email.

UUCC Book Discussion – 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8 -online

The Book Discussion Group will meet online and by phone to briefly discuss books each has read. For questions, contact Pam Springsteel at 573-445-0624 or by email or 573-445-0624.

Sanctuary/Immigrant Justice Team – 1:00 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 9 – online

Email alliegassmann@socket.net for details about the monthly meeting of the Sanctuary/Immigrant Justice Team.

Non-toxic Masculinity Men’s Group – 8 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 10 & 24

For information, contact Kevin Fritsche at 573-289-4536 or by email.

UU Life Writers – 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan 15 & 29

The Life Writers Group celebrates its 22nd year writing, writing, writing! New writers are welcome to join us the first and third Saturdays of each month. One does not have to be published or an accomplished writer! We write memoir – life stories – and enjoy hearing others’ experiences on their life journeys.

In January and February our meetings will be on Zoom. The writing prompt will be sent out several days ahead of time. We will share on camera! The theme for January is “Firsts!”

Contact Fran Reynolds for further information at 573-881-2838 or by email.

Loaves and Fishes meal – Sunday, Jan. 16

The Social Action Team is looking for volunteers to prepare servings of various dishes, which are assembled into boxed meals at the Wilkes Boulevard United Methodist Church.

This system requires the volunteers providing food to take the food to Wilkes Boulevard United Methodist Church by 4 p.m. The volunteers who assemble the boxed meals also are asked to be at the church by 4 p.m. Sign up online here.

You can also support this effort by making a donation to the church specifying “Loaves and Fishes Fund.” For information, email Diane Suhler.

Kaleidoscope Pagan gathering – 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29

Join Kaleidoscope as we celebrate Imbolc, also known as Brigid’s Feast. The first stirrings of life after the long winter appear. Brigid shines the light of creativity upon us. Growth begins.

Gather with us at 4 p.m. Jan. 29 at the church. All are welcome, no matter their personal paths. Please bring snacks and drinks for yourself as desired. Currently, we are not planning to share food due to continued concerns about Covid. Masks are required.

If you have questions, email Kaleidoscope.

Unlisted Meetings

Contact your team leader if you are unsure of meeting status.