The Covid pandemic is not over yet. On the plus side, more than 50 percent of Douglas County residents are now vaccinated. On the minus side, the numbers of cases in Nebraska still look very similar to the numbers of cases we were having a … read more.
Please mark your calendars to attend the Annual Town Hall Meeting to prepare for the congregation’s Annual Meeting. The Town Hall meeting will be held via Zoom on Saturday, May 22 from 10:00 am to 12:00 Noon. We will discuss the proposed budget, review the … read more.
“I’ve always thought I should do composting, but just haven’t ever gotten set up for that…would I really remember what goes in, what doesn’t go in, & could my kids figure it out?”
“I worry about it climate change, but can I really DO anything about … read more.
The 2021 UUA General Assembly is next month and will be held virtually. Second Unitarian is allowed three delegates to GA to cast votes, but anyone can register and attend the event which will be on Zoom from June 23 to June 27. If anyone … read more.
In 2020-21 we have been focusing on supporting parents as religious educators at home. It seems fitting, then, that Mother’s Day and Teacher Appreciation week fall together. Our theme for May is Story and I’d like to invite all combinations of mothers and teachers to … read more.
These were among the matters the Board addressed in April:
Returning to the Building/Safety Task Force. The joint Return to Building/Safety Task Force has developed a list of things that need to happen to the building before reopening. Task force members are looking at the criteria … read more.
May’s Share the Plate recipient is the Food Bank for the Heartland as they are in need of monetary donations. They are also accepting food but stated in a World Herald article that money is more helpful at this point. The Food Bank can better … read more.
Last week Diversified Construction completed the replacement of the deck, stairs, and handicap ramp at the entrance of our Church. It really looks beautiful and welcoming!
The decking is made from recycled plastics. The black aluminum railings add a nice touch and are very sturdy.
Inside we … read more.
The facilitators of the Open Arms Trans Social Group (OATS) would like to invite interested members and friends of Second Unitarian to become volunteers with our group. OATS is primarily made up of transgender and gender-nonbinary youth and young adults, along with some of their … read more.
First Hour on April 11 was a hit! Hope you can join us for the next one – Sunday May 9th – which will have a TED Talk by nationally acclaimed author Valarie Kaur.
Still happening this month:
APRIL 14 6 pm A panel discussion Zoom session from 6-7:30 … read more.