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Backpacks for the Homeless

UUCY is once again collecting donations for backpacks for the homeless. Your gently used
blankets can help to save lives! Items can be dropped off at UUCY, then
Triumph Treatment will collect the donated items and assemble them into
backpacks, which will be distributed on … read more.

Book Club Update

Your Book Club facilitator, Susan Kaphammer, looks for titles that are available in paperback and available through Yakima Valley Libraries, often in hard copy and as e-books. Welcoming suggestions of both fiction and nonfiction, she tries to schedule a variety of topics, genres, themes and … read more.

Leadership Experience 2019

Have you recently taken on a leadership role in the congregation? Are you considering a leadership role but want to increase your experience, knowledge, or skills before doing so? Visit www.uua.org/nwr to learn more about and participate in Leadership Experience 2019. This is a hybrid in-person/on-line leadership … read more.

Housing our Ministry

The Committee on Shared Ministry invites you to a continental breakfast and conversation about our congregation’s future on Saturday, October 20th from 9:00 to 10:30 in Fellowship Hall. Committee members Church Forster, Emilee Solomon, Susan Kaphammer, and Rev. Ken Jones are leading the conversation. Bring … read more.

New-old location for Drinking Coffee Liberally

Come to Caffee 11th Avenue (formerly known as Mojo’s) Wednesday mornings at 9:00 for wide ranging conversations about local and world events, gardening, pets, travel, books, and more. All are welcome. Find the group at 1003 West Yakima Avenue.

 

 

“Beartown” chosen for July book club

Beartown by New York Times bestselling author Fredrik Backman is the July Book Club selection. Beartown is a tiny community nestled deep in the forest that is slowly losing ground to the ever-encroaching trees. The hopes and dreams of the town rest on the shoulders … read more.

Annual Soup and Bread Lunch

Everyone is welcome at the annual Soup and Bread lunch in Fellowship hall after Sunday services on November 19th. Bring a soup, bread, or dessert if you are able, or come to share the bounty. We are concluding our donation drive for the Harry Beauchamp … read more.