We gather as a multi-generational community to explore the depths of mystery that surround the reality of death. In the spirit of the day, we welcome people to come in Halloween costumes and to bring photos and mementos of loved ones who have gone before.
Community Partner Support
Sunday service cash offerings and designated checks are donated each week to a community organization. Learn more
Community partner this month
- Shelter House is our October Community Partner Shelter House provides safe shelter and helps people improve the quality of their lives as they move beyond homelessness. In addition to providing emergency housing, the organization helps locate permanent housing and provides employment and mental health services.
Join the Owl Moon Covenant of UU Pagans (CUUPs) for a monthly Learning Circle. In October we'll meet from 6:30 to 9 pm in the Hickory and Oak Rooms to discuss the topic “Working with the Ancestors.” Contact Marsha and Dawn at email@example.com with questions.View event details »
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Join us at 7 pm in the Sanctuary to mark our first anniversary in the new building by hosting two of Iowa City’s most eminent literary figures in an evening devoted to Walt Whitman’s “Song of Myself.” Ed Folsom and Christopher Merrill will discuss “Song of Myself” as well as Whitman’s recently discovered “lost novel” and the poet’s connections to Unitarianism and Universalism. There will be opportunity for a Q&A. Refreshments will be served before the presentation. Then stay for book signing, conversation, cake and coffee afterward. We hope that you and your friends will join us for this celebration.View event details »
Join us for an afternoon concert by the 5-piece LIROS Wind Ensemble, followed by a formal four-serving tea with food pairings. Tickets are $10 per person, and can be purchased after services October 7th through 21st, or by contacting the office. You must buy a ticket in advance to attend. Profits from the event will support the UUS Music Fund and the Oakdale Community Choir.View event details »
- Newcomers invited to Inquirer Sessions after services
Newcomers and visitors are invited to attend an Inquirer Session after Sunday service. Topics rotate each week and allow you to learn more Unitarian Universalism and opportunities to get involved in groups and activities. Sessions begin at 10:30 in the conference room. … Read more