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Community partner this month

  • Abbe Mental Health Center is our January Community Partner Abbe Mental Health Center is our January Community PartnerThe Abbe Center for Community Mental Health coordinates licensed professionals who work as a team to provide diagnostic and treatment services. Team members include psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurses, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, and peer support specialists. 

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  • UUS Co-sponsors Climate Crisis Parade in DM, Feb. 1

    UUS will join over 50 co-sponsoring organizations to rally the media to cover the climate crisis in a parade on Saturday, Feb. 1, in Des Moines. Click to learn more about travelling to the parade via bus or carpool.

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Engaging Our Theological Diversity

December 15, 2019 @ 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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Steinway-In-Residence Concert

December 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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This concert will showcase the Steinway piano currently on loan from West Music. It will feature UU talent and invited guest musicians playing everything from holiday tunes to a Liszt Sonata to an exciting multi-player piece. Reception to follow. Free admission, open to all.

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Winter Solstice Celebration

December 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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Gather on the longest night of the year to celebrate the returning of the light with a winter solstice ritual. The Owl Moon Covenant of UU Pagans (CUUPs) will lead us in reflection, song, drumming, and celebration of all the gifts our community brings. Family friendly, all are welcome.

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Lively Christmas Eve Service

December 24, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

The 5:30 pm Christmas Eve service is family-friendly with a livelier spirit than our later service. Both services are open to all and include the tradition of lighting candles and singing Silent Night. Social time at 6:30, no childcare.

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Evening Christmas Eve Service

December 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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The 7 pm service is more quiet and contemplative than our earlier family service. Both services are open to all and include the tradition of lighting candles and singing Silent Night. Social time at 6:30, no childcare.

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Very Merry Vegan Plantluck

December 25, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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If you don't have other plans on Christmas Day, the UU Vegetarian Community invites you to join them for a "plantluck" meal in Fellowship Hall. Everyone is welcome. Please bring a favorite plant-based holiday dish (excluding animal flesh, dairy and eggs) for 8 to 10 servings.

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Congregational Meeting

January 5 @ 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

On the agenda is approving the 2020 Budget, voting on updates to the Bylaws, approving a new Mission and Vision Statement, and an update from the Ministerial Search Committee. Click to read the Congregational Packet.

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Community Meal

January 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Unitarian Universalist Society, 2355 Oakdale Rd
Coralville, IA
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Join us for a community meal on the first Wednesday of each month in Fellowship Hall. Meat, vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options provided. All are welcome at no charge, though donations are appreciated. Register online so we know how many to prepare for.

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Inquirer Sessions for Newcomers

January 12 @ 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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Newcomers and visitors are invited to attend an Inquirer Session after Sunday service. Topics rotate each week with open-ended questions and conversation. Come learn more Unitarian Universalism and our congregation. Sessions held at a designated table in Fellowship Hall or in the conference room.

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Voter Registration Party

January 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Kingdom Center, 611 Southgate Ave
Iowa City, IA
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UUS is a member of the Johnson County Interfaith Coalition, which is hosting a "Vote Truth to Power" voter registration party at the Kingdom Center. Handouts on a variety of issues such as employment, healthcare, education, affordable housing, immigration, and social services will be available.

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