ARTspeaks update

Thank you to everyone involved with the Women’s Work ARTspeaks installation for May and Viva Vienna. It was heartwarming to see the beautiful works women in our lives have created and to read the stories behind them. This exhibit will come down on Jul. 2. Anyone who shared display items with us is asked to come to the Music & Arts Room on Mon., Jul. 2, after 10 a.m. to pick up your items. The summer theme for ARTspeaks is Arts in UUCF, and it is an open call to all to share whatever art you would like with us – photography, sculpture, painting, crafts, etc. We especially encourage anyone […]

Tour Vienna’s historic African American heritage

Sponsored by the UUCF Racial Justice Steering Committee. **The bus is now full. To have your name added to the waiting list, please email Sharon Johnson.** Sat., Jul. 14, wheelchair-accessible minibus will leave the UUCF parking lot promptly at 10:30 a.m. Tour will last about 90 minutes. No charge. Questions? Contact Sharon Johnson and write “Vienna Tour” in the subject line. Did you know that a rich African American heritage exists in the Town of Vienna? Did you know which was the first church built in Vienna? Where West Street got its name? What school was previously named Vienna Council School? Be inspired as you learn about the contributions and enduring […]

Hungarian Cultural Festival

Sat., Nov. 3, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sanctuary and Prog. Bldg. Family-friendly event. Sixteen members of UUCF’s partner congregation in Szentgerice, Romania, will visit UUCF Oct. 25-Nov.4, 2018. On Nov. 3, they’ll present a Hungarian Cultural Festival demonstrating and teaching traditional crafts, dance and cooking.

Young Adult brunch

Sun., Jul. 1, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., meet in the Sanctuary Building lobby after the service. Open to all young adults (ages 18-35) from inside and outside UUCF. Brunches held the first Sunday, unless otherwise noted. Questions? Contact Pippin Whitaker. Join the YAF Facebook page for more updates and connection. Join the Young Adult Fellowship group for brunch and conversation at California Tortilla (2930 Chain Bridge Rd. #102, Oakton).  

All-Congregation Retreat

Fri., Aug. 31-Mon., Sep. 3, Big Meadows, Shenandoah National Park. Contact Meredith Carr or Diana Tycer. Campground reservations open here. Campsites are filling up so reserve yours today. Lodge reservations here. UUCF has reserved D163 and D165 as our center of operations for the weekend.