This week at The First Church – March 11-17

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Meditation – Rob Cosinuke and James Hencke, 8-9 pm,Church Library

Jobseekers Buddy Group – 4-5:30pm, Library
The Quilters’ Group and Knitting Circle – Gladys Unger and Eva
Patalas, 7:30 pm,   RE Classroom #4

Living with Serious Illness Support Group
7pm, classroom #5
In our ever-changing lives, we sometimes need a place to talk when we
are faced with news or are coping with an ongoing medical condition
for either ourselves or someone close to us. This group meets monthly
to provide that safe space.  If you are interested but are unable to
attend please contact Kathy Lind at

12:30-2pm, Parish Hall
Making the World Better: Conversation with Will Brownsberger

Please bring your questions to this interactive conversation with our
State Senator and church member, Will Brownsberger. Our talk will
focuson the ways in which UU principles have informed Will’s
remarkable commitment to public service. Light lunch provided.

Coming Up:

Science and Spirituality
Thursday, Mar. 21, 7:30pm, Conference Room
We are an interchurch group engaged in exchanging thoughts on ideas in
science and their influence on our spiritual lives. Each meeting is
(usually) independent of previous meetings; therefore, one may join
the group at any time without experiencing loss of continuity.
Readings may be downloaded from the dropsite
ten days to two weeks before each meeting. For more information
contact Edwin.

Women’s Spring Potluck Supper
Friday, March 22nd, 7pm, Upper Hall
Please join the women of First Church to share food, drink, stories
and laughter. Bring food (appetizer,  main dish, salad, or dessert)
to share as well as a bottle of wine or the beverage of your choice.
Sign up at coffee hour or by contacting
Child care is available on request.

Women’s Retreat – April 26-28  – Registration has begun.
This weekend retreat is a wonderful way to connect, make new friends
and deepen existing friendships. Senexet House in Woodstock, Ct. is a
90 minute drive.  Two nights and five delicious meals are provided for
$185.  Scholarship assistance is available.  Registration forms are at
coffee hour  or on the web-site.  Registration deadline is March
22. For more information contact

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