ESOL orientation/training

Tue., Sep. 5, 7-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Contact Stacy Casey or Lily Reider. Looking for a way to grow, connect and serve? UUCF’s English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) team seeks volunteers to co-teach adults on a rotational basis. Offered since 2010, the UUCF team serves adult students from more than a dozen countries. Whether the students attend classes for one month or for the entire school year, all express gratitude for the opportunity to connect to their communities by learning English. Volunteers teach Tuesday mornings or Wednesday evenings in Reston, using prepared curriculum. Each volunteer prepares classes (very minimal) for their small group level. No experience necessary; flexible […]

Unity Walk in DC

Sun., Sep. 10, 12:30 p.m., meet in the UUCF parking lot to carpool to DC (we’ll return about 7 p.m.) Open to everyone. Free; donations welcome. Contact Rod Paolini. Join a contingent of UUs in Unity Walk 2017, a celebration of unity and support for our diverse community. After an opening ceremony at the Washington Hebrew Congregation, participants walk down Massachusetts Avenue visiting many houses of worship, including Sikh Gurdwara, Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral, St. Nicholas Cathedral (Russian Orthodox), Apostolic Nunciature of the Holy See, Buddhist Culture Center (Soka Gakkai) and the Islamic Center of Washington. At each stop, participants will meet a few of their members and learn […]

Equality UUCF

Mon., Aug. 28, 7:30-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Meets the fourth Monday of the month, unless otherwise noted. All are welcome. Questions? Email equality@uucf.org. We welcome newcomers to join us in our work of promoting a safe and welcoming environment for LGBTQ people at UUCF and beyond. Through advocacy, promoting education and awareness working with partners in the community, we seek to ensure equality for all!