Important Climate Change Working Group Info.

From Karen Russell:

Please mark your calendars for the next Climate Change Working Group meeting: Saturday, December 9, from 10 – noon, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Frederick in rm. 113. Our business meeting will include the continuation of our discussion on coming to a position on energy generation for Frederick County. And, let’s […]

Principle #7: The interdependent web of all existence

Personal thoughts: While vacuuming mouse dirt in my closet I lifted a suitcase and jumped when I saw a little gray body, its long tail slightly curled but unmoving. What to do? I finally used a white paper towel as a shroud. Then I texted friend Anna Maslowicz. Since I release mouse catches from my […]

Important Post via Karen Russell!

Hello folks,

This Wednesday, October 18, 7 p.m. at Winchester Hall (12 E. Church St.), the Frederick County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the proposed Monocacy Scenic River Plan.

The Monocacy River was designated a Scenic River in 1968, along with 8 other rivers in MD, to “protect the natural values of […]

Neither a goal nor a plan for climate change by Jeff Wilson

Thanks to Karen Russell for alerting me to the following. Karen is chair who also initiated the Climate Change Working Group

Kudos to UUCF member Jeff Wilson for his 10/10/17 Letter to the Editor in the Frederick News Post:

Neither a goal nor a plan for climate change

Harvey, Irma, Maria. […]

Food for Puerto Rico from UUCF

I seldom put the same info. on this blog and on our Facebook page, but I think this is worthy of a double-post. Groceries bought with SAC funds were delivered to the collection location in Frederick this morning and will be flown to Puerto Rico on Saturday. We hope by then the local officials will […]

Local Drop Off of S

Climate First! March

CLIMATE FIRST! Peaceful Direct Action at Wells Fargo Bank in Frederick

Wells Fargo Bank branch, 7860 Wormans Mill Rd. Saturday, September 23, 2017, 10:30am-12 noon Gather at Wegman’s Market Cafe (at or near Fireside Room) at 10am.

Questions: Call Monica (240) 344-0574

Other actions you can take:

Contact […]

Help Build the Peace Wave – September 20-26

From Women in Black Frederick. Please contact them directly if interested in helping. The local Friends are considering a candlelight vigil at White House or similar action.

GENSUIKYO’S CALL

Let Us Launch the “Peace Wave” Actions from September 20 to 26, calling on all governments of the World to Join the Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear […]

OJ & AVP!

Nancy Hutchins sent this press release from the Alternatives to Violence Project. Thanks much, Nancy. Although not a split-plate recipient this coming year, UUCF has supported AVP for many years and Dave and Nancy Hutchins, Emma Lou Comstock, and Mary Fletcher are active volunteers.

Contact: K. Archer Bunner: (317) 362-7222, kabunner07@earlham.edu Irene Webb: (310) 722 […]

UU Service Committee (UUSC), the Social Action Side of UUA

From Carly Cronon, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, via Bill Butler, a strong advocate of UUSC: In situations of dire humanitarian crisis, UUSC looks to fulfill unmet needs and support overlooked communities, with long-term recovery a primary goal. Often, the communities UUSC supports are overlooked because they are physically remote, or because they were marginalized within […]