Category: From Our Newsletter

Music at the Ridge Nov. 6, 2022

Pat Wictor is a Brooklyn-based multi-instrumentalist who spent most of his growing-up years in South America and Europe, and he claims many cultures as influences on his writing and performing. Tickets to his Music at the Ridge concert November 6 are now on sale at Eventbrite.com, … read more.

Living our “green” values

From Team Green  by Barbara Myers 

We were all proud in 2018 when UU Danbury was awarded a Level 3 “Green House of Worship” certificate by the Inter-religious Eco-Justice Network of CT. Perhaps you have seen it hanging over the water fountain in our Fellowship … read more.

UU Danbury BUY-centennial Auction

Mark your calendar for February 11, 2023!

From the Auction Committee  

Our 2022 auction for UU Danbury will be held February 11, 2023. This will give us plenty of opportunity to make generous offers of our time, talent, and treasure. We are inviting anyone who’s interested in: 

designing … read more.

Community Action – Nov. 2022

Community Spotlight: Interfaith AIDS Ministry of Greater Danbury

In 1989, a coalition of faith communities in the Greater Danbury area responded to the critical needs of individuals and families infected and affected by the HIV/AIDS virus by forming the Interfaith AIDS Ministry (IAM) of Greater … read more.

Upcoming Events

Organizing a Thanksgiving Dinner 

Some of us have been talking about creating a Thanksgiving dinner together in Fellowship Hall where each of us brings a dish to share, and we break bread and celebrate together– kind of on the model of the Passover Seders we had … read more.

Notes on 200 Years (and More) – Nov. 2022

by Douglas H. Parkhurst 

Danbury Universalists, both before and after organizing in 1822, met in a variety of locations. These included private homes, a schoolhouse in Great Plain, and perhaps even in barns and the open air when weather permitted. Later the group began meeting in … read more.

From our Minister October 2022

Letting there be room for not knowing is the most important thing of all. ~ Pema Chodron 

In a recent online conversation about what to expect from our religious education programming this new congregational year, I talked about liminal seasons and asserted that we … read more.

Upcoming Events – October

Monthly Community Dinners continue with a chili fest on October 12!

Just bring yourself and your appetite to the Fellowship Hall. Gathering will begin at 5:45 and dinner will be available at 6:00 p.m. We will move into programming at 6:40, with a choice of discussion, … read more.

Teams and Ministries – October

Our (Postponed) First Social Action Night is October 28th

Join us on Friday, October 28th from 7-8PM to put together hygiene kits for kids of Danbury Youth Services. And please bring donations for the kits any time this month to the basket in the foyer marked … read more.

Religious Education For Children and Youth 

From Our Director of Religious Education For Children and Yout

Dear Congregation, 

Rev. Kathleen and I are so excited about what is planned this year for children and youth! If you did not have a chance to attend September’s Religious Education Information Session and are wondering what … read more.