Upcoming opportunities to act for justice, including demonstrations, rallies, vigils, workshops, meetings, fundraisers and volunteer activities.
Mon., Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m. (refreshments), 7-8:30 p.m. (music and discussion), Sanctuary. Sponsored by UUCF's Muslim Liaison Group and the Rumi Forum. All are welcome. For more information, contact Susan Kirby. Performers will be UUCF's Dave Anderson, Iranian scholar and musician Rana Shieh and Jewish scholar and musician Cantor Hinda Eisen Labovitz.
Mon., Feb. 27, 7:30-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. All are welcome. Equality UUCF functions within the Welcoming Congregation program at UUCF and works to establish and maintain awareness and support of social justice and equal rights issues within the LGBTQ community at UUCF and beyond.
Tue., Feb. 28, 5 p.m., Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway. Register here (required). Please join UUCF's Climate Action Group and a coalition of county environmental and citizen groups at the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors meeting to spur the county toward clean energy. This action matters now, right here at home.
Wed., Mar. 1, 7:30 p.m. To kick off Transportation month in the Carbon Footprint Game, we will meet by conference call at 712-432-0360, passcode 426443. Contact Eric Goplerud.
Sun., Mar. 5, 4-6 p.m., Prog. Bldg. “The Distance Between Us: A Memoir” by Reyna Grande and “The House on Mango Street” by Sandra Cisneros (dual selections). Facilitators: Peggy Hillman and Kaye Cook. You may come once or to each monthly session. Future book titles here. Even if you haven’t completed the book, you are welcome to listen to the discussion. Please RSVP by emailing email@example.com by Fri., Mar. 3, at 12 p.m.
Tue., Mar. 14, 10-11 a.m., NRA headquarters, 11250 Waples Mill Rd., Fairfax. Contact Bob Hatfield. Signs provided. Park on Fairfax Ridge Rd.
Tue., Mar. 14, 7:30-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Contact Rod Paolini. Group works to establish ties with Muslim communities in the area.