UUS Closed Due to COVID-19

UUS is currently closed as a preemptive measure against COVID-19. In the interim, Sunday services will be streamed via Zoom at 10 a.m. Read more »

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Rise

Passover and Easter coincide this year. We will gather on this Easter Sunday to tell stories of how those who came before faced hardship and death, how they made meaning and found purpose, how they rose to meet every challenge, and how they kept hope alive. Join this virtual service from your computer or phone. Read more »

Community Partner Support

Sunday service cash offerings and designated checks are donated each week to a community organization. Learn more

Community partner this month

  • DVIP is our April Community Partner DVIP is our April Community PartnerThe Domestic Violence Intervention Program provides comprehensive support and advocacy to victims and survivors, focusing on immediate and long-term safety, empowerment, dignity and hope. Direct services include crisis phone support and safe shelter for women and children.

Announcements

  • Watch the “State of the Society”

    A video recording of Rev. Diane’s second annual “State of the Society” presentation and forum is available on the UUS YouTube channel at bit.ly/uus-sos

Featured Events

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Border Trip Review

January 23 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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Join the Immigrant Action Team in the UUS Conference Room to hear about the latest trip to support refugees at the border across from Brownsville, Texas. Pictures and stories will be shared, followed by planning for the year. All are welcome.

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Writing Meditation Class (Session 1 of 4)

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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First of a four-session class, Thursday evenings in February. Community Minister Lois Cole will guide participants in discovering how spontaneous writing can bring insight, creativity, and well-being. Each session will introduce a topic, writing prompts, and techniques. No previous writing experience needed. Registration required.

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Knitting Group

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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All knitters are invited to the semi-regular knitting group in the Conference Room. Bring yarn you want to share along with any projects, especially those you might need help with.

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“The Negro Artist” Spoken Word Perfomance

February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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The UUS Racial Justice Study/Action Team invites you to an evening of spoken-word performance with "The Negro Artist," Caleb Rainey. Free-will donations from the show will benefit Neighborhood Centers of Johnson County.

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Engaging Our Theological Diversity

March 8 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on September 22, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on October 20, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on November 10, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on December 15, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on January 19, 2020 at 11:30 am

One event on February 16, 2020 at 11:30 am

One event on March 8, 2020 at 11:30 am

Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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This interactive series led by Rev. Diane engages participants in exploring and sharing personal beliefs in small groups, focusing on some of life's big questions. Sessions held monthly Aug. through March. No registration required, attend any or all.

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Dances of Universal Peace

March 15 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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Participants will gather in Fellowship Hall for chanting and simple folk dance movements honoring various religious traditions. These prayerful, heart-opening dances create a sense of inner peace and foster connections between people. No experience is needed, all are welcome.

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Vegetarian Community “Plantluck”

March 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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The UU Vegetarian Community is hosting a “plantluck” in Fellowship Hall. Please bring a favorite vegan dish for 8-10 servings and your own reusable/recyclable table service and beverage. Everyone is welcome.

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Common Read Discussion

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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This year's UUA Common Read is "An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States," along with a version adapted for young people. Two discussion times are available on Mar. 24 and 25. If you are not familiar this history, it is recommended that you read the young people's adaption. Reading either will allow you take part in the conversation. Both books are available for purchase

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Common Read Discussion

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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This year's UUA Common Read is "An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States," along with a version adapted for young people. Two discussion times are available on Mar. 24 and 25. If you are not familiar this history, it is recommended that you read the young people's adaption. Reading either will allow you take part in the conversation. Both books are available for purchase

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Inquirer Sessions for Newcomers

April 5 @ 11:10 am - 12:10 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:10 am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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Visitors, potential new members, or any others that would like an orientation to the history of our UU Society here in the Iowa City and Coralville area, are invited to join us on a separate Zoom session following our virtual Sunday service.

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