Author: Michelle Galo

May Clean-Up Day

Last month, a group of UUCGF members gathered to do some outdoor clean-up around the grounds and spruce up our congregation home for summer–raking the lawn and outdoor labyrinth, clearing and weeding our Peace Garden, and filling potholes in the parking lot. Thank you to … read more.

Membership & Hospitality Committee: June 2019

by Jean Grant

The committee wishes to thank Chuck Schiltz for kindly donating the large RE cabinet, which is now housed in the Fellowship Room to store our large collection of tablecloths.

The updated pamphlet “Becoming a Member or Friend” is on display in the entry area.  … read more.

Social Action Committee: June 2019

by Diane Collins

Diane Collins shared with the group at our May meeting that she will be resigning as the chairperson. Her almost three year tenure has been thoroughly gratifying. Her initial involvement as chair was sparked by the films shown in the spring of 2016 by … read more.

Building & Grounds Committee: June 2019

Rich Myette has been busy in recent weeks contacting tree service companies about taking down the trees so that our solar project can go forward and provide as much solar power as possible.  Tree Masters was the chosen company. They removed quite a few … read more.

Board President’s Notes: June 2019

by Bob Rockwell

All the papers have been signed for Apex Solar to go ahead and install solar panels on our south facing roof. Peter Kronau, the project manager, assures me that they will be installing the panels on Wednesday, May 29.  A few days after … read more.

From Rev. Barbara’s Desk: June 2019

by the Rev. Barbara Threet

Not too long ago, a grandson came across mention of a very famous artwork, and decided to ask me about it. “What’s the Sis-tine Chapel?” he asked. So we got out books and looked online and explored many pictures and comments. … read more.

Membership & Hospitality Committee

by Jean Grant

The committee reviewed an updated pamphlet for becoming a Member or Friend of UUCGF.  The pamphlet was approved and additional copies will be made.

Since Julie has been overseas, Betty sent a get well card to a UU member.  Please contact a member of … read more.

Social Action Committee

by Diane Collins

The next meeting of the UUCGF Social Action Committee will be on Sunday, May 12, 2019, after service. All members and friends are welcome to attend.  We will be discussing:

May
14 – major Compassion and Choices Lobby Day in Albany

September
24 – National Voter Registration … read more.

Building & Grounds Committee

by Jean Grant & Rich Myette

Rich has started to work on the poison ivy that grows in the Labyrinth, as well as in the grassy areas around the building. He’ll be using some vinegar solutions and will try to treat ivy as it comes … read more.