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

July events

Green Team – 7 p.m. Thursday, July 1 – online

Email Allie Gassmann for details about the Green Team‘s regular monthly meeting.

UU Life Writers – July 3, 17 & 31 at 10:30 a.m. – at the church

UU Life Writers are meeting this summer with guest facilitators! Each meeting will have a fun, different prompt to write by. We meet in the Centering Room at the church on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m. July 3, 17, 31 and Aug. 7 and 21.

Everyone is welcome – just bring pencil/pen and paper and be ready to write! Email Fran Reynolds for further information.

Conversations, Etc. – Wednesday, July 7 at 1:30 p.m. – Please note the time change!

Conversations, Etc., the UUCC women’s group, will meet Wednesday, July 7 at 1:30 p.m. inside the church, together. Please note the new policies for gatherings at the church on page 3. Zoom will be available for those away from Columbia. We get together to enjoy the company of good friends.

If you have questions or would like to join us, contact Pam Springsteel at 573-445-0642 or by email.

UUCC Book Discussion – 4 p.m. Saturday, July 9 – online

The Book Discussion Group will meet online and by phone to briefly discuss books we have read. For questions, contact Pam Springsteel at 573-445-0642 or by email.

Men’s Group – 8:15 a.m. July 10 & 24 – online

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

Sanctuary/Immigrant Justice Team – 1 p.m. Sunday, July 11 – online

The Sanctuary/Immigrant Justice Team will hold its regular monthly meeting at 1 p.m. July 11. Email Allie Gassmann for details.

Revelio Como – 1 p.m. Sunday, July 11 – online

The local “Harry Potter and the Sacred Text” group meets on the second Sunday of each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Join us to use rigor and sacred practices to explore along with the podcast.

For more information, email April Rodegghero or Jamila Batchelder. Check out our Facebook page.

Non-toxic Masculinity Men’s Group – 7 p.m. Mondays, July 12 & 26

Contact Jeff Ordway at 573-476-2834 or by email for meeting information.

Loaves and Fishes – July 18

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. Please sign up here.

You can also support this effort by making an online donation, specifying “Loaves and Fishes Fund.” Email diane.suhler@gmail.com for more information.

Kaleidoscope Pagan gathering – Saturday, July 31 at 4 p.m. at UUCC – Please note the time change!

Lughnassad, the Feast of the First Harvest. Juicy ripe tomatoes, and zucchini everywhere. The Earth once again gives of Her bounty.

We join to celebrate Her gifts. Gather with Kaleidoscope at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 31 at the church. Please bring snacks and drinks for yourself as desired. Currently, we are not planning to share food due to continued concerns about Covid-19.

All are welcome, no matter what their personal paths. If you have questions, please email Kaleidoscope.

Unlisted Meetings

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