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Preschool Leader Needed

UUCY is seeking a Preschool Lead to work approximately six hours a month; salary range is $12-$14 an hour depending on experience. Contact the church at 453-8448 if you are interested in this position. JOB GOAL:  The Preschool Leader supports the Religious Education program for children at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Yakima (UUCY) by … Continued

Coffee on the Avenue

The Community Coffee group is taking a sunny seat on Yakima Avenue this fall. Join the group Wednesday mornings at 9:00 at Mojo’s for coffee and conversation. Help solve the problems of the day, consider deep thoughts, or talk about gardening, pets, and the weather. All are welcome.

Are you looking for deeper connections and more spirituality in your practice at UUCY? Evensong may be what you are looking for.

Join Rev. Ken Jones and member Linda King as they present the Unitarian Universalist program “Evensong” this fall. Evensong is an eight session template for gathering in small group ministry designed to help congregants make lasting connections with one another. We will hold one session a month, including singing, readings, and discussion. participants are invited … Continued

Children’s Chapel and Classes resume this Sunday!

From preschool to high school the classrooms and teachers are ready to welcome children to a new church year. Middle school and youth can use their foundational knowledge of different belief systems to begin forging their own spiritual paths, share in discussions about the issues that affect their lives. Elementary student will study many of … Continued

Water Communion and Ice Cream Social: Sunday, September 10th

Join us on Sunday, September 10th for our annual Water Communion ceremony, shortly followed by our annual Ice Cream Social! You are invited to bring a small amount of water that is symbolic to you, and add it to the water that will be used for water communion. Come, celebrate community, and renew your connection … Continued

UU River Ridge Dinner: Wednesday, August 30, 7 p.m.

UU River Ridge Dinner- Wednesday, August 30th After a successful outing last year, the UU Dinner at River Ridge in Selah has been scheduled again for the end of this month! Join us on Wednesday, August 30th, at 7:00 p.m. for a no-host dinner at the Restaurant at River Ridge Golf Course in Selah, 295 … Continued

UUA President: ‘Transgender Ban’ is Blatant Discrimination

A message from the UUA President- how wonderful to be part of a religion that stands bravely and loudly in the face of discrimination, even on the highest levels! UUA President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to Donald Trump’s plan to ban transgender people from serving in the U.S. military: … Continued

On the road again–

The Wednesday Morning Coffee Group is moving up the road to the Lincoln Ave Safeway. Come have a cuppa, join the conversation, fill the empty tables at 1610 W Lincoln. People start gathering at 9:00.

New selection for September book club by Washington State author Sherman Alexie

The previously announced book selection for September has been difficult to locate plus several Book Club members have spoken highly about the newly released memoir, You Don’s Have to Say You Love Me, by celebrated Washington State author, Sherman Alexie.  The book is available in hardback, audio, digital download, or by reservation with Yakima Valley Libraries. … Continued

Wednesday Coffee is on the Move!

The Wednesday morning Coffee Group is moving downtown to North Town Coffeehouse on July 19th. Everyone enjoys the sunshine at the Chalet Place, but the Starbucks there is closing. Join the group at 9:00 a.m. for coffee, snacks, and conversation.