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Wild & Precious, a story of gay liberation

Ashley Cadwell hopes that you can see his brother’s film WILD&PRECIOUS, a story of gay liberation. This is the film production of the play he presented at Town Hall Theater 3 years ago which CVUUS sponsored. It will be the OPENING FILM for MIDDLEBURY NEW FILMMAKERS FESTIVAL on … read more.

Trying for Zero Waste?

Addison County Solid Waste Management District has great tips at its website, including a Zero Waste Guide. Check out the link below. They presented a zero waste workshop  in partnership with the CVUUS Green Sanctuary Team Sun. Aug 5. View No Impact Man. It’s hilarious. Our library … read more.

Migrant Farmworker Support in Addison County

In response to recent deportations of Addison County farm workers and separation of families, many seek to help. We continue to inquire about how to communicate better with farmers, migrants and volunteers about who we are and what help we offer. We work toward meeting migrants’ language, legal, banking, … read more.

Join us in RELIGIOUS EXPLORATION (RE) this year!

Summer RE concludes Sept 9. Kids start in worship then leave for a guided activity connected to the arts. The next RE year starts Sept 23.

JOIN US IN RELIGIOUS EXPLORATION NEXT YEAR !

Infant-3 yearsNURSERY    NEED: Adult Subs (can be paid position)

Jackie Derse, Journey LaRose

Our Nursery … read more.

What does it mean to be a Green Sanctuary?

Created in 1989, the Green Sanctuary (GS) program historically provided a path for congregational study, reflection, and action in response to environmental challenges, worshiping and acting – grounded in justice and Unitarian Universalist values. Each congregation performs a self-assessment, writes a plan, and completes projects … read more.

More Doors into Small Group Ministry

Following a stimulating and informative Congregational Conversation this past January, the Small Group Ministry (SGM) Steering Committee has been at work considering the input we received from those in attendance, and others with whom we’ve been conversing since that time.

In an attempt to create more … read more.

Escalating Economic & Racial Inequality studied

The Richness & Challenge of the Journey, Thurs., April 19, 7-8:30 pm. A facilitated webinar conversation hosted by the New England Region G.R.A.C.E. Team (Growing Racial And Cultural Equity). Learn one New England congregation’s story about remaining gracefully engaged in the work of anti-racism, racial justice and … read more.

Can We Talk about Guns?

#nationalschoolwalkout: Students from our local high school (MUHS), including members of our Youth Group, responded to a national call for a school walkout on March 14 at 10 AM for 17 minutes on Cross St Bridge. They gathered despite the school snow day and were met by many … read more.

#Metoo movement addressed

The #Metoo movement has been so powerful and has helped many survivors to find their voice, as shared in recent worship services and events.  This also comes with a need for support, both for survivors speaking, and for those supporting and listening. WomenSafe is here … read more.