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Program Council

Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Conway Middle Room

The next Program Council meeting will be held Sunday, 10 June 2018, at noon in Conway Hall. Committee chairs, representatives, and other church members are invited to join us for this important meeting as we start coordinating church events for the year.

Program Council's charter is summarized below:

Objective: To facilitate communication and provide a link between church committees, interest groups, and the congregation as a whole; to integrate and coordinate activities of committees and interest groups; and to ensure the smooth operation of church programs within the Bylaws and policies established by the Board of Trustees.

Membership: Program Council will be chaired by the Vice President of the Board of Trustees, who is responsible for convening the meeting and setting the agenda, with input from all council members. The chair will only vote to break a tie. Voting members will include the chairperson of each active church committee. Should the chairperson of a committee be unable to attend a Program Council meeting, that chair will designate an alternate from the committee to attend. It is preferable but not mandatory that each interest group also designates a representative to the Program Council, in a non-voting role. The Minister, the President of the Board of Trustees and the Office Manager are ex-officio non-voting members.

Meetings: The Program Council will meet once every three months. Additional meetings to deal with urgent matters may be called by the Chair in coordination with other Program Council members. All meetings are open.

Contact: Morgan Gresham
Posted on May 3, 2018, at 4:57pm

Arts & Aesthetics Committee Meeting

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Sanctuary

Arts and Aesthetics Committee will be meeting to discuss current and upcoming projects. 

Contact: Rain Turner
Posted on May 2, 2018, at 7:43pm

Sunday Flowers

We would like to remind everyone that we need more folks to step up and agree to bring flowers on Sundays.  Just stop by the Sunday Flowers table during coffee hour after service (usually at the piano in Gilmour) and pick a date that works for you to maybe commemorate a birthday, anniversary, special event, in memory of, etc... 

Reach out to Jim Fitzgerald if you have questions or to sign up.  We love seeing the flowers each week. 


Thank you!

Contact: Jim Fitzgerald (

Groups: Membership, Worship
Posted on March 30, 2018, at 2:19pm

Public Presentation by Tibetan Monks on Sacred Art Tour

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Sanctuary

The public is invited to hear and share with a panel of Tibetan monks speaking on the practice of meditation and its application to our search for the best ways of living in our tumultuous times.  The panelists are
Tibetan monks of the Drepung Gomang Monastery in India.  The monastery is one of several established by the Dalai Lama after political conditions under Chinese rule in Tibet necessitated exile.

Posted on March 30, 2018, at 2:05pm


Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 11:30am - 11:50am
Location: Sanctuary, Conway Middle Room, Music Room, Gilmour Hall, Downstairs Classroom, Big RE Room, Library, Minister’s Room, Ladybug Room, Kitchen, Front Office, Media Room, Playground, RE Office, Conway North Room, Treuthart Room

Church wide Fire Drill       Sabine von Aulock, Organizer

Posted on March 11, 2018, at 12:33pm

Snowbirds Covenant Group

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: Library

Snowbirds Covenant Group meets from  2:00pm - 3:30pm in the library every Wednesday from January 10 through May or so.  Join us!  

Contact: Ellen Hays
Posted on January 4, 2018, at 2:35pm

Monthly Immigrant/Refugee Planning Meeting

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:30pm - 7:50pm
Location: Front Office

Location: Front Office
This Social Justice subcommittee meets monthly to identify and organize our Church's participation in projects that support the farm worker, immigrant and refugee communities. Our current direct outreach is focused on supporting two refugee families, from the Congo, adapt to their new home here in St. Pete, as well as one immigrant family from the Caribbean. We also advocate for systemic change -- in particular fair and just treatment for all immigrants including the negotiation of labor and wage practices for farmworkers in the fields of Florida, assurance of due process for the undocumented, protection of the DREAMers and the retention of in-state-tuition for immigrant students.

To counter the current negative and fearful messaging about immigrants and refugees -- it is important that we come together and take positive action. We welcome your ideas and encourage your involvement in this very loving and meaningful work.

We are always looking for volunteers. Whether you want to donate your time or money, we would love to hear from you. Contact Karen at

Contact: Karen Coale
Posted on September 30, 2017, at 4:34pm

Fair Trade Coffee, Tea & Chocolate For Sale After Sunday Service

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Location: Gilmour Hall

After our Sunday service, "Equal Exchange" Fair Traded Coffee, Tea and Chocolate will be available for your purchasing pleasure. These products are regularly available the 2nd & 4th Sundays of each month. (Dates may vary during the summer, holidays and special events.)

And remember, when you purchase the fair trade products that are available here, you are helping to support small farmers around the globe, you are helping the UUSC continue its commitment to their human rights, you are helping our church community to live our mission, and you are getting an excellent product at a fair price.

Contact: Karen Frank
Posted on December 18, 2015, at 1:55am

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