Last year was the first year for this party and it is a great idea that came about in lieu of an annual auction for fundraising. This really is about our congregation gifting the most valuable thing of all….themselves, their time, their creations, their talents, … read more.
Several Middlebury area faith communities are examining white privilege. Congregational Church of Middlebury welcomes all to two Sunday Community Conversations with Debby Irving, author of Waking Up White (http://www.debbyirving.com/): I’m a Good Person. Isn’t that Enough? Dec 2, 1-3 pm and Leveling the Playing … read more.
On August 14 the CVUUS Board voted to invest in Acorn Energy Coop’s AES2 community solar project, whose 612 photovoltaic panels will feed 150 kilowatts peak power into the electric grid. If all goes as planned, AES2 should start producing power this fall.
Come Sun., Jan. 13 to Addison Allies ESL Training 2 – 4 pm with Rebecca Holmes in Fenn Chapel. Please attend if you are interested and tell friends who may be interested in volunteering with Addison Allies Network to help migrant farmworkers practice English.
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CVUUS prepares a community dinner on Friday at the Congregational Church of Middlebury every year. It’s CVUUS’s turn to host the supper for 200 guests on Jan 11 served from 5-6 pm. You are welcome to come, eat and mingle at 5 pm. You can also … read more.
Sunday, Dec 16, Remembering Victims of Gun Violence, 11:30 pm—Communities all across the country will be holding memorials this month because December 14th is the 6th anniversary of the Sandy Hook tragedy. This year we will light candles for them and others, and say the … read more.
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.
Our Youth Group, led by Heidi Sulis and Gail Borden, dedicates this year to homelessness support again. As last year, they will visit and plan several meals at John Graham Shelter in Vergennes. Abi Sessions and our Youth Group camped out at the annual Homelessness … read more.
HOPE Food Shelf Gleaning Opportunities
Yates Family Orchard (1074 Davis Rd Hinesburg)
FRI Oct 19, 12-4 pm
At junction of Rt 17/116 take Burpee Rd north. Left on Monkton. Straight at 3-way stop. Left at Y onto Davis Rd. Orchard on left.
Woodman Hill Orchard (175 Plank Rd, Vergennes)
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Abi Sessions shares that 8 new immigrant families will be settling in VT and that Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program ( VRRP) is organizing clothing gift cards and collections for the 32 children that will be part of this in time for school opening. They invite … read more.