Publication date:June 27, 2015
Summer services topics; Musings on ‘seeing beauty and worth’ in many types of music; summer picnics Thursday, July 16, and Saturday, August 22; chiming concerts June 19, July 24, and August 25; UU Urban Ministry events for summer; Lay ministers; Ferry Beach, mark your calendars; next newsletter in August; summer schedules for staff.
Publication date:June 11, 2015
Flower Sunday; Summer services list; A Note from Erin on the Welcoming Congregation renewal process and Right Relations work; From the Board on the annual meeting; Picnics July 16 and August 22; Vespers June 14; Chime Concert schedule; summer schedules for staff and the newsletter; guest speaker July 13 Middlesex County sheriff.
Publication date:May 28, 2015
Summer services begin June 21; Annual reports due from committee chairs; newsletter schedule for summer; RE Connections—expanding Our Whole Lives; Calling all HS seniors; From the Board on year-end matters, June 7 BBQ/annual meeting, and the ABD; summer picnics at the Cove; new members list; Musings on summer music; Lay Ministers list; Vespers June 10.
Publication date:May 13, 2015
Fellowship dinner, Saturday, May 16, 5:30-9:00 p.m.; From the Board—copies of Next Steps Weekend report are available in the office, will be available electronically; Annual Budget Drive results; RE teachers needed; Board chair update includes the report conclusion on bylaw change proposals; Interfaith concerts May 17; Community Breakfast May 17.
Publication date:April 29, 2015
Freedom is the theme for May; Fellowship Dinner Saturday, May 16, 5:30 p.m.; Annual reports due from committee chairs; RE Connections—tips for the end of the year; From the Board; Annual Budget Drive—note for those yet to give; Want to volunteer for RE?; Cash your checks!; Join the Care Crew; Musings on upcoming performances; Walk for Hunger; Vespers May 10; last community breakfast of the year May 17.
Publication date:April 15, 2015
Special collection for Peace Institute, FUSN choir to perform May 17 at Temple Shalom, annual budget drive letter from Erin, Mothers Out Front May 16, Equal Exchange update, From the Board on the Sunday, April 26, congregational meeting, Walk for Hunger May 3, Newcomers potluck May 2, Vespers May 10 [corrected date], Community Breakfast May 17. See the attached nomination form for leadership positions for next year.
Publication date:April 1, 2015
New to UU retreat April 11; RE-Connections talks including teacher training and expanding OWL to adults, 5th graders; Board of Trustees on the proposed bylaws amendment on membership [text included]; Nominations for developing a leadership team; UU urban ministery Hope Out Loud celebration April 12; FUSN choir in the Newton Arts Festival May 17; UU Mass Action day April 14; Newcomers potluck May 2; Annual Budget Drive has 58% of pledges needed—time to sign your pledge card; Community Breakfast April 12;
Publication date:March 18, 2015
Notes from Erin on signing the book; theme for April is soul; From the Board on hiring a new membership coordinator, next steps after the small group discussions, and bylaw proposals; pledge parties continue; March 29 service on Urban Ministry; Hope Out Loud April 12; nominations; General Assembly delegates; Funtastic Friday March 27; and Community Breakfast April 12.
Publication date:March 5, 2015
March theme: Redemption; daylight savings time begins; chancel decorating anyone?; Musings on music about fears and consolations; New to UU retreat April 11; Board of Trustees on leadership; Annual Budget Drive—sign up for a pledge party; Service Auction sets record; Youth Coffee House March 7; Mass Action Advocacy Day April 14; FUSN solar workshop March 8; Passover Seder April 3; FUSN Garden Group begins planting; Vespers March 8; and Community Breakfast March 8.
Publication date:February 5, 2015
Note from the Board on signing up for small, facilitated group discussions; Mozart Requiem Music Sunday, March 22; Board of Trustees on changes; Adult RE criminal justice speakers on Feb. 10 and 24; special collection Feb. 22 to benefit the National Alliance on Mental Illness; Musings on music on the theme of faith; Green Sanctuary accreditation; Coffee house March 7; Feb. 8—community breakfast featuring Chinese food, 9 a.m.; Vespers, was postponed.