Earth Ministry

ISLES Gardening Info Calendar 2018

UUCWC, through its Earth Ministry, is a supporting member of ISLES and participates in and supports its gardening programs.   We receive their garden info – please see attachment for their calendar. [IGSN Calendar 2018

Have you Noticed? Little Things Can Make a Difference!

While big changes to UUCWC’s facilities understandably get the most attention, often it’s the little things that go unnoticed that can make a difference. See if you noticed these small improvements at UUCWC over the past few months: Special window film has been applied to west facing windows in the Sanctuary, thanks to an Endowment … Continued

Outdoor Adventure Sunday March 18th

UUCWC Outdoor Adventure:  Peace Valley Park, Doylestown PA Sunday, March 18th (weather permitting) Meet in the parking lot at UUCWC at 12:30 to carpool, or meet at the Nature Center in Peace Valley Park in Doylestown, PA at 1:15 PM. We will start our hike promptly at 1:30 PM. Unless it is super muddy, the … Continued

Green Sanctuary: More than pretty green plants!

Every Sunday, one of the five fellowship candles is lit in recognition of our commitment to being a “Green Sanctuary” and caring for our earth and church grounds. This is the work led by your Earth Ministry Team and it involves every member of UUCWC. Being a Green Sanctuary means much more than having green … Continued

Outdoor Adventure Sunday January 22, 2017

Dry Run Creek Trail – West Amwell Township Meet in the parking lot at UUCWC at 12:30 PM to carpool. We anticipate hiking about 2.5 miles. The trail descends through woods into the steep-sided valley of the Dry Run Creek, a tributary of Moore’s Creek. It then gradually climbs north, sometimes skirting the charming ledge-bound … Continued

Outdoor Adventure – Bike the Columbia Trail

Sunday September 18th (weather permitting) – 14 miles round trip The relatively flat trail curves along the mountainside above the South Branch of the Raritan River for 7 miles from High Bridge north to the county line. Two bridges carry the trail over Cokesbury Road and the South Branch of the Raritan River. The latter … Continued

Outdoor Adventure – Hike Baldpate Mountain

Sunday, August 21st (weather permitting) This is a moderate, 3 to 4 mile hike that includes a view of the Delaware River and passes old farm buildings. Easy to moderate trail surface with minor elevation change. The trail is mostly hard packed earth, with some rocky areas. Meet in the parking lot on Fiddlers Creek … Continued