Events

Got questions about UU or UUFE?

Wondering just what UU is all about?  Considering membership at UUFE?  Are you a brand new member ready to learn more? Then don’t miss the Intro to UU Class this Saturday, October 14, 9 to noon. You’ll learn the ABC’s of UU and UUFE while getting to know others in a small group setting.  Participants … Continued

The Lorax + Peace Camp

On June 4th we will celebrate this year of children’s religious education at our annual RE Sunday service. This is a time for us to recognize the many volunteers that make RE possible as well as a space to showcase what our children have learned. This year, we’ve decided to tell the story of The … Continued

Who Will Be Your Mystery Friend?

One of the coolest and most beloved, inter-generational activities we have here at UUFE is our Mystery Friends event. We match up a RE child or teen with an adult, but we don’t reveal the adult’s identity. Through a series of exchanged, “get to know you letters,” the pair asks questions of one another and … Continued

Peace Camp 2016

  UUFE hosted another successful, three-day Peace Camp last month. Twenty-four campers, six teen counselors, and ten adult volunteers spent three mornings together exploring peace through personal and group activities, crafts, music, song, dance, yoga, and intentional conversations. We kicked off peace camp with the I-Care pledge, adopted from the Little Friends’ for Peace curriculum. … Continued

Jamming Youth

Several members of our high school youth met up on April 1st to learn about jamming from Jonathan Williams. Jonathan led the group in “Proud Mary” and “Amazing Grace.” Afterwards, they went for an evening walk on the nature trail and made ice cream sundaes.  

Spring in the RE Wing

This month the elementary gang will be exploring the idea of fair group decisions during their Sunday morning meeting time. Using the fifth Principle as a guide, we’ll examine different methods of making group decisions, practice making group decisions in a hypothetical situation, and learn about our own congregation’s governance systems. Our spring youth night … Continued

February Fun in Children’s Religious Education

We’ve got a lot planned for February! The Sunday morning elementary class will focus on ways to welcome others, signs and rituals that come with worshiping together, and understanding what it means to be a steward–that is, people with ability and responsibility to contribute to the care of people and places they love, such as … Continued

Wishes, Snowflakes, and Bouncers

2016 has started with lots of fun in our RE corner of the world. Here’s what’s been going on for the elementary and youth group folks:     We started the New Year in the RE classroom by sharing our wishes for the coming year. What do we hope to do? (“go hiking!”) Where do … Continued

Frederick Douglass Day 2015

This afternoon it was good to wander the exhibits, hear storytellers, singers and speakers, and of course eat, at Easton’s celebration in honor of Frederick Douglass. Every time I turned around I bumped into congregants from UUFE enjoying the spirit of the day. I’m so grateful to the leaders in Easton who again created an … Continued

Freedom Fund Lunch

U.S. Rep. Elijah E Cummings will be the keynote speaker for the Talbot County Branch of the NAACP’s Freedom Fund Luncheon at 1 pm October 17. The luncheon will be held at the Church of God’s Family Life Center, 1009 N. Washington Street, Easton. The public is invited to attend. Tickets are $40 and may … Continued