UU Reston hosts energy efficiency workshop

Sun., May 5, 11:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church in Reston (UUCR), 1625 Wiehle Ave., Reston, VA. Learn more and RSVP by Mon., Apr. 29. The workshop, led by Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions (FACS), will focus on how to make our homes more comfortable while reducing climate pollution and saving money on energy bills. Open to age 13 and up, this free workshop will review where our energy comes from and why it matters. Participants of all skill levels will be taught how to perform simple upgrades to conserve energy and water. Hosted by UUCR’s Social Action & Justice Committee. Questions? Contact Jackie Grogan. FACS is a faith-based, interdenominational, […]

Fairfax Interfaith Friendship Walk

Sun., Apr. 28, 2-5 p.m., starts at Fairfax United Methodist Church, 10300 Stratford Ave., Fairfax. Register here to ensure you receive any updates regarding the route. More information here. Questions? Email info@rumiforum.org or call 202-429-1690. Join the Rumi Forum and others for the Fairfax Interfaith Friendship Walk, which aims to bring faith communities together to appreciate each other and feel part of the same whole despite our differences. The walk will start at Fairfax United Methodist Church and visit the Christian Science Church, Daniels Run Peace Church, Metropolitan Community Church of Northern Virginia, Truro Anglican Church, Fairfax Presbyterian Church, Fairfax Baptist Church and end at Christ Lutheran Church. At each stop, […]

Bobby Jo Valentine concert

Sat., May 11, 8 p.m., Christ Congregational Church of Silver Spring, 9525 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring, MD. Bobby Jo Valentine is a multi-faceted songwriter and storyteller who grew up on the seaside of Northern California. His songs are both earthbound and mystical, and speak of the gentle, everyday spiritual awakenings of an openhearted life. He’s given a Ted Talk, been awarded the West Coast Songwriter’s Association Song of the Year three times, is an out gay advocate for equal rights for all, and has performed thousands of times around the globe. His compelling, poetic storytelling and songs have built a growing following of listeners and supporters. Recently, Bobby Jo performed […]

Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington Rock Creek Singers

Sat., Apr. 27, 7 p.m. (reception with drinks and hors’doeuvres at 6), UU Congregation of Sterling, 22135 Davis Dr., Suite 104, Sterling, VA. Join the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Sterling and the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington DC’s Rock Creek Singers for an evening of music and fun to benefit Equality Virginia. You’ll be treated to the sounds of a world-renowned chorus, providing a diversity of music styles. Equality Virginian believes in a truly inclusive Commonwealth where all are equally valued, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, and a Virginia that is a safe, welcoming and equal place for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and their families to […]

UUCA seeks music director

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington (UUCA) seeks a director of music ministries. If interested, please submit a letter of interest and resume to Rev. Terasa Cooley, interim senior minister. More information can be found here.

SCOV Caregivers Support Group

Thu., May 9, 10-11:30 a.m., Prog. Bldg. For caregivers to adult family members with dementia. Meets the first and third Thursdays of the month. Free. Hosted by Shepherd’s Center of Oakton-Vienna. Click here for flier. Contact facilitator Jack Tarr, 703-821-6838.

Saturday morning yoga

Sat., Apr. 13, 20, 27, May 11, 18, 25, Jun. 1, 8, 9:30-11 a.m., Prog. Bldg. Contact Ravi Kaur (Chris Mason), 571-213-3192, to register or for more information. Ten sessions: $110. Sign up for four or more classes at $11/session. Drop-in rate: $15/session. Senior discounts available. Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan. Sessions include yoga sets, breathing, stretching and meditation. Increase your flexibility, relax and be energized.      

Western Fairfax PFLAG and FLY

Tue., May 7, 7:30-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. PFLAG is a support group for Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, and FLY is a support/social group for LGBTQ youth and allies ages 12 (with parental permission) to 19. FLY also holds teen lounges on the third Friday of each month. Email PFLAG or visit FLY’s Facebook page for time and place.