UUCGF has space for rent!

Are you looking for a comfortable office or studio space in a relaxed environment and convenient location? UUCGF has space for rent in our building that might be exactly what you’re looking for.

Main room, leading into three offices.Main room.Main room, with sink and drinking fountain.Main … 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.

Our Passover Seder April 2019

Last week we held a special Passover seder and luncheon as our Sunday service. Led by Felice Best and the Worship Committee, we learned about this rich Jewish holiday and its many traditions, sang traditional songs, and enjoyed a delicious meal prepared by volunteer members … read more.

Board President’s Notes

by Bob Rockwell

It is past mid-April and spring seems late in arriving. We have made great strides in improving our building. We had a new roof put on two years ago. March 29 Adirondack Basements installed a commercial dehumidifier, sealed the … read more.

From Rev. Barbara’s Desk

by the Rev. Barbara Threet

Each year, the UUA’s Skinner House Books publishes at least one meditation manual. Some are written by UU clergy, some by lay members, and some are anthologies. I use them a lot for meditation, as sparks of inspiration, and as readings … read more.

MoonBee Coming to UUCGF!

by Lynn McDonald

Ellie von Wellsheim, founder of the MoonCatcher Project, will again be leading us through making reusable, washable menstrual pad kits. These kits enable girls in very poor countries to continue their education and live up to their full potential.  Everyone (including women, men, and children), skilled … read more.

Membership Committee

by Jean Grant

Updated “Welcome” cards are now on display in the Greeting area, and several visitors have completed the cards, as well as requested receiving the UUCGF Newsletter.

Julie has been busy mailing cards to members and friends of UUCGF.  Since our last meeting, she has sent … read more.

Children’s Religious Education

by Chuck Schiltz

We’ve finished with the Amazing Grace sessions and will be doing free-form lessons throughout April and early May, concentrating on UU Values.  We will be preparing for our participation in the Mother’s Day service in May where the kids will be doing some … read more.