Grounds Committee

When the Weather Outside is Frightful

By Susan Irgang, Congregational Administrator

As we head into the winter weather season, it seems like a good time to review the Inclement Weather policy at UUCWC. The primary consideration in any decision to close is the safety of members, friends, and visitors who participate in … read more.

UUCWC’s Meditation Trails

by Steve Saddlemire, Co-Chair, Grounds Committee

Have you ever wanted to “get away” from it all for a few moments and just spend some time reflecting on the important events in your life? Well UUCWC has just what you’re looking for! Winding along the … read more.

Grounds Clean Up Day – April 27

It’s that time of year when the church grounds need a little tender loving care, and we are hoping you will join the Grounds Committee a.k.a FUN BUNCH,  in preparing our church grounds for the busy spring and summer seasons .  We need to clean … read more.

New Grounds Initiative – We Want to Hear From You

by Steve Saddlemire, Co-Chair, Grounds Committee

Our church and grounds are a very important part of the religious experience at UUCWC. Ongoing maintenance, keeping the grounds fresh and relevant, being environmentally sensitive and introducing new and different approaches to our physical appearance are an consistent goal … read more.

Parking Update

Susan Irgang, Administrator

As reported at this year’s Annual Meeting, our parking improvement project has gained momentum. With the inclusion of parking in the Capital Campaign and generous funding by this congregation, the Parking Task Force was able to take the next steps on our parking … read more.

Grounds Committee Work Morning – April 21

On April 21, the Grounds Committee will lead an effort to repair the damage incurred from the harsh winter we just endured, spruce the place up with spring flowers, and ensure it’s ready for use by our children over the coming summer months. We will … read more.

Volunteers Needed for a Grounds Spring Cleaning

With sunny, warm weather right around the corner it’s time to start thinking about a GROUNDS SPRING CLEANING!

Winters are always hard on vegetation, lawns and outdoor equipment and this year is no exception. Whether it’s snow plows tearing up the grassy parking area, freezing weather … read more.

Fall Clean-up: October 21

The Grounds Committee is looking for a huge response for a fall clean-up on Saturday, October 21 at 10am to prepare the gardens for fall/winter.

The whole effort should be done by noon with enough helpers; bring whatever yard “toys” you have to make the effort … read more.

Grounds Committee

by Steve Saddlemire

Having taken over the reins of the Grounds Committee (with Scott Drew’s valuable help) in mid-summer from the incredibly involved and knowledgeable Kathleen Konopka, I have quickly learned that there’s a lot more to our exterior environment than what you see from the … read more.