IN THIS ISSUE

CHAIR CAMPAIGN  
Buy a chair (or a leg or seat!) to fill our expanded sanctuary. A generous donor will match funds for up to 32 chairs at $160 each. Drop a check in the basket with "chair" in the memo line or 

Save The Date: 4 Corners UU Retreat July 13th -15th 
Multigenerational camping retreat located on the Pine River in Vallecito, CO. A meaningful & connected weekend of programming, play, worship, food & fun.  REGISTRATION

Game Night at the Retreat
Game Night is the 2nd Friday of the Month, will be held at the Retreat on July 13th 6:30 pm. Bring Games and beverages. RSVP  EMAIL ALLISON, or just join us at the Pavilion. 

416 Fire Grant Received 
UUFD applied and was awarded a grant of  $10,000  from UUA Disaster Relief Fund to assist with needs related to the 416 Fire. Donations were made to Durango Food Bank, Southwest Community Foundation, La Plata Family Center, Collaboration of Caring Communities .
Through the Minister's Discretionary Fund help will be given to individuals.

Help for Fire Evacuees 
Durango Food Bank is distribution point for food resources for those impacted by the fire. Volunteers greatly needed to sort food and prepare boxes. Sign up at SRJ table 

There will be NO Leadership Council Meeting in July
It was originally scheduled for July 12th but cancelled due to its close proximity to the Pine Song Retreat. Stay tuned for the new schedule starting in the Fall.

Join the UUFD Immigration Team for  
Online course from American Friends SC, UUA and UUSC focused on immigration 4:00-8:00 pm August 7th in Bowman Hall. Info/register EMAIL MAUREEN . MORE INFO  

UUFD Service Opportunities 
You are invited to fill out the UUFD Skill and Interest Inventory online. The purpose is help more people get involved in the church in ways that are satisfying, while also fulfilling the needs of the church.   SIGN UP

Beloved Conversations
Series on Race and Ethnicity, coming to UUFD October 19th & 20th . Building community, growth and wholeness. More to come! Sponsored by the Healing Racism Team.

Overflow Parking on Sundays
Available for UUFD services at Needham Elementary School.  Leave a close-up space for visitors and enjoy a healthy walk.

Overnight Parking at UUFD
If you need to park your vehicle overnight please leave a message with Office at 970-247-1004 with your name, phone number and date vehicle will depart.

Deck Umbrella Needed
If you have an extra deck umbrella  that is not in use and you would be able to donate to UUFD please take a photo and send to EMAIL PHOTO.

New Summer Office Administration hours: Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 am-2:00 pm. 
Location 435 San Juan Drive above Bowman Hall. Until August 31st.

DEADLINE 
UUFD e-announcements & bulletin deadline is Tuesday 12:00 pm for the following Friday & Sunday. 40 words or less with contact info.  EMAIL JEANNE.
L I F E S P A N   F A I T H   F O R M A T I O N

Children's Classes (Age Specific)
Children meet in a supportive, fun, and open environment to engage in faith exploration through art, games, writing, play, and pondering.

Infant and Toddler Nursery Class 
Enjoy snacks and playtime in a friendly environment. 
       
Two Youth Groups (Middle School & High School)
 
We continue to explore faith and philosophy, empower individuals and inspire through deep discussion, play and service work. Contact EMAIL LISA

Adults
Educational, social, and spiritual practice opportunities for adults abound here at UUFD. See the calendar for a complete listing, or contact Lisa at EMAIL LISA
 
F E A T U R E D   G R O U P


Manna Soup Kitchen

Every fourth Tuesday 
Enjoy cooking, serving, or 
visiting with the folks who enjoy
 lunch at the community soup kitchen

Sign up at the 
Social Justice & Responsibility table 
in Bowman Hall




To see a full listing of all our Ongoing Classes & Groups, visit our Website and click on Connection and Affinity Groups.

F A C I L I T Y   U S E
For more  information, UUFD policies, or to make a request to use UUFD facilities for an event, please see our facility use request page .
S T A F F   A N D   O F F I C E   H O U R S

Jeanne MacKenzie, 
Office Administrator, T, W, Th 9 am-3 pm

Rev. Katie Kandarian-Morris, T/Th 9 am-2 pm & Wed by appointment

Marilyn Garst , Music Director - by appointment only

Alane Brown, Choir Director - Wed. 1-3 pm

Lawrence Nass, Accompanist - by appointment only

Lisa McCorry , Lifespan Faith Formation - Tues. 9 am -12 pm & by appointment 

Tricia Bayless, Finance Clerk
financeclerk@durangouu.org

Tara Frazer, Congregational Life Coordinator
congregationalLife@durangouu.org

UU Fellowship of Durango | information@durangouu.org | (970) 247-1004
419 San Juan Drive I Durango, Colorado 81301