Category: Committees

Operations Council

The FUUSN Operations Council held its fall meeting of our society’s Committee Chairs on November 2. This group gathers twice a year to discuss with each other, a variety of topics that range from updating our website, informing other committee chairs about events being planned, … read more.

Social Action Meeting

Do you wonder how Newton will participate in the worldwide effort to become carbon neutral by 2050?  Come hear Halina Brown, Chair of the Citizens Commission on Energy, on Sunday, October 20 from 12:00-1:00 pm in the Alliance room, explain the Newton Climate Action … read more.

Racial Justice Ministry

An open Letter from Parent to Child: “Between the World and Me” – Discuss this NY Times Bestseller Just a few of the accolades bestowed upon Ta-Nehisi Coates’s “Between the World and Me”

“Extraordinary . . . [Coates] writes an impassioned letter to his teenage son—a … read more.

Sunday Night Book Group

The Over-60s Committee is hosting a book group on three Sunday evenings to discuss Being Mortal by Atul Gawande. The group will meet from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at FUUSN in the Ladies Parlor on October 6 (will discuss Intro to chapter 2), October 27 … read more.

Summer Services – 9:30 am in Parish Hall

August 4 – Climate Justice – FUUSN member Demie Stathoplos will lead a conversation about the social justice dimensions of environmental issues. How are we called to be in this time of climate crisis? How can we stand in a place that nourishes and connects … read more.

Nominating Committee

The FUUSN Nominating Committee is pleased to announce this year’s nominees for FUUSN leadership to stand for election at the Annual Meeting on June 9. Below are the names of each nominee with their bios and the positions for which they have been nominated:

Ted Hess … read more.

Reports from Venezuela

Hear Eyewitness Reports from Venezuela. While the March blackouts occurred in Venezuela a delegation of 13 antiwar movement leaders, led by the U.S. Peace Council, arrived in Caracas to learn first hand the truth of how the government and population are responding to the U.S. … read more.

Call for General Assembly Delegates

 

This is a call for delegates to represent FUUSN at this year’s General Assembly, which will take place on June 19-23, 2019, in Spokane, WA.

What is General Assembly?

General Assembly (GA) is the annual meeting of our Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Attendees worship, witness, learn, connect, … read more.

Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee wishes to thank all FUUSN members who volunteered to serve in leadership positions or who nominated other members to serve in leadership positions. Nominations are now closed. It is gratifying to know that there are so many people who are willing to … read more.