News & Events

August 23rd Informational Forum Postponed

Aug 21st, 2015 • Category: Board of Trustees, Committee News, News & Events

Dear members and friends, The Informational Forum that had been scheduled for Sunday, August 23, following the 10:00 am service has been postponed. The Board of Trustees has requested more time to complete the due diligence process and will reschedule the meeting in the near future. Watch your weekly e-mail or the UUCWC website for […]

Outdoor Adventure – August 23

Aug 16th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Community-Building Ministry, Earth Ministry, Fellowship, News & Events

Kayaking / Canoeing the D&R Canal Franklin Township, NJ  (Weather Permitting) With only a slight current, the D&R Canal is the perfect waterway for beginners and families.  If you don’t have your own kayak / canoe, you can rent one at Griggstown Canoe and Kayak Rental! We will start our kayak / canoe adventure at […]

News out of Trenton

Aug 14th, 2015 • Category: Minister's Blog, News & Events

Dear Friends at UUCWC, I imagine that many of you have been made aware that an unarmed 14-year-old black Trenton teen was shot this past weekend by local police.  Radazz Hearns was shot 7 times while running away from officers on Friday.  He is alive and in stable condition. On Thursday night, four members of […]

Space is Still Available for Kirkridge

Aug 11th, 2015 • Category: Kirkridge, News & Events

The annual Kirkridge retreat will begin on Friday, October 9 at 3 pm and end on Sunday afternoon. It is a wonderful weekend filled with fabulous food, optional activities and great UUCWC company, all set in a beautiful mountain lodge during prime fall foliage season. It is a very special time to be with kindred spirits in a […]

Food Ministry – Items Needed by August 10 and How to Offer Your Support

Aug 5th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, Food Ministry, News & Events

UUCWC’s Food Ministry is in need of the following items by August 10, 2015: boneless chicken breasts brown rice mild salsa fruit cups 100% juice boxes Please place perishable items i the freezer marked Food Ministry and non-perishable items in the kitchen pantry in the back of the kitchen. All items are tax-deductible. And cash […]

WELCOME BACK PICNIC! Sunday, September 13, 2015

Aug 4th, 2015 • Category: Community-Building Ministry, News & Events

Mark your calendars for the Annual Welcome Back Picnic! This is a very special time of fellowship for us as we come together after the long summer and share our vacation and water collection stories.   It is also a time for new members and friends to get to know us better. The picnic follows the […]

Help HomeFront – Food donations urgently needed

Jul 28th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events, Social Justice Committee

The volunteer coordinator at HomeFront has written to us: “I know how much UUCWC does for us year round but I am reaching out to you today because our food pantry is bare and there are hungry children in our community. As I’m sure you know, every year we provide over 12,000 bags of free […]

8 Sacred Circles Lammas Celebration – August 1

Jul 26th, 2015 • Category: 8 Sacred Circles, Committee News, News & Events

Saturday, August 1 marks Lammas, the midpoint of summer and the first of a series of harvest festivals. We will come together to celebrate the bounty of the earth and give thanks. Families welcomed. Doors open at 6:20 with ritual at 6:45. New-comers orientation provided beforehand. May be held outside. RSVPs helpful, but not required. […]

Join the Million People’s March – July 25

Jul 20th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events

The UU Legislative Ministry of New Jersey is co-sponsoring the Million People’s March Against Police Brutality, Racial Injustice, and Economic Inequality. This event is organized by the People’s Organization for Progress. The march is Saturday, July 25, at 12:00 noon, beginning at the Lincoln Monument at the intersection of West Market Street and Springfield Avenue […]

HomeFront’s Back to School Campaign – Give a Backpack

Jul 9th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events, Social Justice Committee

Before we disperse for our summer activities, please take time to sign up to provide a HomeFront child with a backpack full of school supplies and clothing for the fall.  HomeFront is a non-profit organization that provides many services for homeless and low-income families. A child’s name, age, gender and sizes will be provided to […]