Kerdcera Dojo

The Surak Society had a new name, Kerdcera Dojo, it means heart and mind. Meetings will be held in the Chapel each Tuesday from 6:00 to 7:45 p.m and led by Dr. Rev. Todd Eklof. For more information regarding the course please refer to the May edition of the SUUN or contact the Administrative Office at 509-325-6383.

 UU Women’s Events

Third Thursday Book Group. October 19th. 1 PM. The book selection is “At Home: A Short History of Private Life” by Bill Bryson. It is a history of our “modern” comforts. For more information, to join the group: please contact Donna Borden Rhodes at New readers are always welcome. The book selection for November is “Being Mortal”: Medicine and What Matters in the End” by Atul Gawande.

Small Group Ministry Sign-up.  Interested in community building in a small venue within the congregation? A small group might be for you. These groups generally meet once a month and share meaning-based or spiritual discussions. There are several active groups in the UUCS congregation. On October 22, after the 11:00 am service there will be the opportunity to sign up for a group. If that time is not convenient or you have questions about small groups, give me a phone call. Patty Bedalov, Small Group Ministry Team Leader. 509-954-0311.


UUC Men’s Group

Meetings are held the third Thursday of every month at 8:30 a.m. at Summit Tower at Rockwood South Hill Campus please contact Gordon Diddens for more information.


December Craft Fair—Time to Sign Up to Participate

Our UU Art Team is planning a craft show on Sundays, December 3,and 10, when special tables will feature handmade arts and crafts by members of our congregation. Past shows have featured ceramics, jewelry, knitting, dolls, wood carvings etc with 20% of any sales going to the church. Interested in participating? Contact any member of the Art Team, or chairperson Anna Vamvakias at


Adult Enrichment 

Wondering Wednesdays

Your Program Council has been working hard to offer meaningful programs and activities for all members to gather, learn and have fun. Wednesday nights from Oct 4 to Dec 13 have been set aside for structured adult programming and all-generation activities like movies, current topics and a game and craft night. Pick up a Fresh Sheet at the Greeters table to stay informed!

In order to enhance the Adult Programming and Activities for all UUCS members, Erin Fitzgerald will host an Instructors/Facilitators training on Wed, October 18 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Thoreau Room. If you are a current group facilitator or instructor, class leader, or have an idea for a discussion or activity and want to be, please attend this training to learn all the ins and outs of how to get involved in the educational and spiritual growth of Adults in our church. For information please contact Georgette Thornton at or Erin Fitzgerald at

Here’s what’s on the church calendar in the next few days. To see the details, just click the event.

October 19, 2017
Internship Work Group
Mixed Choir Prep
SUUN submission deadline
UUCS Mixed Choir Rehearsal
October 21, 2017
Society Creative Anachronism (Private)
October 22, 2017
Community Auction Continues
Childcare & Religious Education
Sunday Worship
Camp Starwheel Planning Meeting
Childcare & Religious Education
Sunday Worship
Jr. High OWL Facilitator Meeting
Path to Membership Classes