Family-friendly retreat tending the wounds of racism

Wed., Jul. 24-Sat., Jul. 27, Ferry Beach Retreat & Conference Center, Saco, Maine. An intentional gathering space of spiritual healing for those directly impacted by racism: families and individuals of color, as well as white families raising children of color, and multiracial families. Although you do not have to be a UU to attend, we ask participants to resonate with the Unitarian Universalist values of equity, justice, inclusion and compassion. Flier here. FAQs here. The Well is a culturally proud, welcoming and unapologetic space that centers the experiences and expressions of communities of color. The Well is a life-giving retreat. Just like a communal well in ancient times, we gather […]

New UU youth leadership program

Sun., Jul. 28-Sat., Aug. 3 in State College, PA – Click for details and to register. Sun., Aug. 18-Sat., Aug. 24 in Schenectady, NY – Click for details and to register. This new UU youth leadership program, River Rising, is for rising 9th-12th graders in the U.S. and Canada. Watch this YouTube video. Learn more about River Rising here. Early bird registration ends Jun. 15. (Scholarships available for registrants in the Central East Region and we’ll work with those from outside CER to find scholarship funds in their own regions.) Questions? Contact Shannon Harper. What kind of future leaders does our faith and our planet need? What does sustainable leadership […]