Racial Justice Allyship Workshop

Sat., Mar. 23, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., UU Church of Arlington (4444 Arlington Blvd., Arlington). Register here. Questions? Contact Alex Ziehm. Service Never Sleeps (SNS), a local nonprofit organization that empowers communities through service and allyship, is offering their Allyship training for the community. This workshop will teach participants about the causes of racial injustice, how to be an effective ally for marginalized communities and how to actively influence and educate others. This is not just “another racial justice workshop.” Most people walk out of this workshop saying it was the most impactful racial justice workshop they’ve ever taken in terms of how it helps them reflect on their own implicit […]

“Dancing With Gaia” film and discussion

Sat., Mar. 23, 7-9 p.m., Chapel. Led by Susan Bennett. Register online, email ap@uucf.org or stop by the Adult Programs table in the Commons after services. “Dancing With Gaia” is an 82-minute documentary film that explores connecting to earth energy, sacred sexuality and the return of the Goddess as Gaia. Filmmaker Jo Carson traveled throughout Europe, the Mediterranean and the U.S. filming the sacred sites of ancient earth-centered religions. She interviewed 15 visionaries who explain how to release the constrictions that keep us from experiencing the earth as part of our own body and give us tools to begin personally feeling the life of the planet.