Member Services

Let’s Start a “Fun” Committee

Want to get more involved in fun social events at FUUSN? Do you have ideas for a new event that would bring people together over food and laughter, whether at FUUSN or in your home or at a picnic spot when it gets warmer? Would you enjoy brainstorming those ideas with a group of dedicated … Continued

Online Membership Directory Workshop, Jan. 14

This is a reminder that the new online FUUSN directory is scheduled for release on January 15. On that date, members and friends of the congregation will receive an email invitation, with instructions to create an online user account. Once you have created a username and password, you will be able to login to the … Continued

An Online Directory for FUUSN: Update

In January 2018 we are scheduled to roll out our new online membership directory to the FUUSN congregation. The Operations Council has approved some privacy policies for the directory, so I thought it would be useful to give a preliminary Q&A. If you have questions of you own, please get in touch! Q. Will I … Continued


Winter in New England is like the cat at the door, pondering whether to come in or to sit and stare at you a while longer. Now that winter has come in, I am taking stock of the things that, like the season, can easily pass without notice. Our chalice lighters, to start with. During … Continued

Newcomer to FUUSN? Come to the Newcomer Potluck Dinner, Nov. 11

You are invited to a potluck dinner at the home of longtime FUUSN members Barbara Niles and Jay Flynn on Saturday, November 11, at 5:30 PM. Come talk with other newcomers who are interested in Unitarian Universalism, or in getting to know the FUUSN community better. There will be time to discuss our congregation’s services … Continued

Become a Member Online: New Member Welcome on Nov. 19

We have an exciting new way of becoming an official member of the congregation online. Click on the membership request form and your request will be submitted to the Board of Trustees for approval. The form takes only five minutes to complete! Want to be formally presented to the congregation at our New Member Welcome during service … Continued

A Digital Directory for FUUSN

Our congregation needs a directory. One of my tasks as your Membership Coordinator has been to create a digital directory that will accessible to members online. After eight months of intermittent work on this project, I would like to update you all on my progress. Like most congregations these days, FUUSN has a database of … Continued

Halloween Family Fun Night This Friday, Oct. 27

Family Fun Night is back! You are cordially invited to an evening of food, family, and fellowship in the Parish Hall on October 27, the Friday before Halloween. That’s this Friday! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. to eat and have a good time together until around 8:00 p.m. There will be crafts, games, and a … Continued

New to FUUSN? New to UU? Come to our workshop on Oct. 21

You are warmly invited to our biannual “New to UU” Workshop on Saturday, October 21, from 9:00 a.m. to noon in the Children’s Chapel. This will be a fun, low-key opportunity to get to know other newcomers to the FUUSN community, share your own spiritual journey, hear from key leaders, have a guided tour of our historic building, … Continued

Upcoming Events for Families, Curious Seekers, and Camels

The fall at FUUSN is a busy season. I write this at an altitude of thirty thousand feet as I hurtle toward Chicago, to enjoy a much needed two-day retreat from the cares and duties of Membership Coordinator and to visit the Lincoln Park Zoo, where the famous dromedary Alexander Camelton can expect my familiar … Continued