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Supporting Ukraine Relief Efforts

The UU Service Committee recommends donations go to the following places:

  • the Hungarian Unitarian Church - you can support directly (click here for details) in its effort to care for refugees
  • the UUSC Emergency Relief Fund for Ukraine Response (write for Ukraine on the memo line) 
  • the International Women’s Convocation’s Faithify Campaign.

Meditative Arts and Wellness - Fall 2022 Classes

Registration has begun for the fall semester of our Tai Chi, Essentrics, and Kripalu Yoga classes. Click here for the class schedule. Click here for class descriptions.

Humanist Discussion Group - Tues., Aug. 16, 7:00 p.m.

humanist greenThe Humanist Discussion Group meets online at 7:00 pm on Tues., Aug. 16 to discuss what topics we would like to consider when the fall session of the Humanist Discussion Group meets online, starting at 7:00 p.m. on Tues. Sept. 6, 2022.

Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance. - Robert Quillen

Join Zoom Meeting:
https://stonybrook.zoom.us/j/2189272259
Meeting ID: 218 927 2259

Jubilee Three Anti-Racism Training - Aug. 19, 6:00 p.m. to Aug. 21, 6:30 p.m.

This is an online Zoom training sponsored by the Central East Region of the UUA. It includes presentations, discussions, videos, exercises and small group work. The goal is to develop a shared analysis of racism in all of its manifestations, and to learn to apply this in envisioning the next step in taking action. Many UUFSB members have already taken this training. Maybe it’s time for you?

Information is available from , or click here to register. The deadline for registration is Aug. 17.

Morning Meditation on Zoom - Weekdays at 7:30 a.m.

lotus transYou are invited to join Rev. Linda Anderson and the Stony Brook Sangha in a Zoom morning meditation. On Mondays through Fridays, a number of us gather to meditate from 7:30-8:00 a.m. We start with a guided meditation and then finish in silence. It’s a great way to start the day. If you are interested in joining, please contact Linda at .

bookUUFSB Friday Book Group Discussion - Fri., Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m.

The Fellowship Book Group meets via Zoom at 7:30 p.m. on the first Friday of the month. On Sept. 2 we will discuss The Thursday Murder Club (#1) by Richard Osman. Click here for a review of the book.

Looking ahead: On Oct. 7 we will be discussing Dancing in the Mosque: An Afghan Mother's Letter to Her Son by Homeira Qaderi. Click here to read about the author.

Please contact to receive the Zoom meeting invitations. Newcomers are very welcome!

Proposed 8th Principle of Unitarian Universalism

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This is the proposed 8th Principle which is being talked about and voted on in congregations throughout the UUA. For more information, please go to the website www.8thprincipleuu.org or speak or write to one of the members of the 8th Principal Task Force (8PTF): Laura Lesch, Joan Rubinstein, Barbara Coley, June Cerveny, and Joanne Hammer
(Click here to read the current 7 Principles of Unitarian Universalism.)