News & Events
Friday Fun Nights * Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 2
Wonderful turnout for the Sept 9th Friday Fun Night. More to come on Oct 7th, Nov 4th and Dec 2nd. Meet in the Social Hall 6:00 pm to 8:45 pm. All ages welcome to join in for a simple meal, conversation, board games, crafts, movies. (Kids under 12 must bring an adult.).
Men's Retreat * Oct 7-9
All UUAA men are invited to attend the 17th Annual Men's Retreat October 7-9, 2016 at the Judson Collins Center on Wamplers Lake, Onsted, MI. The theme this year is Storytelling.
Sign up by 9/25 at the Men’s Retreat table in the social hall after each service. Read more...
CROP Hunger Walk * Sept 25th
The annual CROP Hunger Walk sponsored by the Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice is Sunday, Sept 25th. Walkers can register at Trinity Lutheran Church at 1:00 pm that day. This year UUAA social justice groups will be competing for CROP Walk supporters during the Social Hour. Look for the CROP Walk table in the Social Hall to sign up to walk or support a walker. Read more...
A recommended reading: Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad by Eric Foner. "With lucid prose and careful analysis, Eric Foner tells a story that is at once unsparing and inspiring. For anyone who still wonders what was at stake in the Civil War, there is no better place to begin than Gateway to Freedom," James Oakes, author of Freedom National.
QUUest Bookstore will be open BETWEEN SERVICES ONLY beginning Sunday, January 3, 2016 to enable bookstore staff to participate in the congregation activities that often begin soon after the close of the second service.
Fall UUAA Child Dedication Ceremony - Sunday, Oct. 23
The First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor performs Child Dedication ceremonies twice a year for current members to celebrate new life and create a covenant with the congregation. The covenant represents a dedication to provide children the care and support they need as they grow with the congregation. If you are a current member at UUAA, you are invited to register your children Click Here for the upcoming ceremony on Sunday, October 23 at either the 9:30a or 11:30a Service. Questions? Contact Program Coordinator Aaron Gibson at aaron at uuaa.org.
YRUU Overnight Gnomapalooza MOVED to Saturday, Sept. 24
The night will start with a potluck dinner at 6pm, with a parent meeting to follow. Full details in RSVP link above. Parents are needed to help with overnight watch, so please volunteer if you can! Your youth must be registered in order to take part in the overnight.
WHO: YRUU Parents & Students
WHEN: Saturday, September 24, 6pm to Sunday, 9am (overnight)
WHERE: First UU Congregation of Ann Arbor
Questions? Contact Programs Coordinator Aaron Gibson at aaron at uuaa.org.
Glacier Hills Shuttle to UUAA * Starts Oct 2nd
A New Shuttle Service for Glacier Hills UUs begins on October 2nd. A Glacier Hills van will bring riders to the 9:30 am service at UUAA. The van departs the Manor Building at 8:30 am and the Meadow Building at 8:35 am. Questions? Contact Paul Arnold, chaplain of Glacier Hills.