This Week at First Universalist
July 18, 2016
This Week's Service
Sunday, July 24
10:00 a.m. Service:   An American HeroHarriet Tubman was not a general or a lawgiver, but she set an example for us all by repeatedly risking her life to free herself and then to free others. – Phil Ebersole and Verdis Robinson

11:15 a.m. Drop-in Discussion:  A Woman President?  Janet Rothbeind will lead a discussion on whether Americans are ready to accept a woman as their President.
Upcoming Events
Parking Reminder

This is a reminder that the left side of our parking lot is rented out during the workweek.  This means that the eight parking spaces facing REOC are unavailable between the hours of 7am-6pm Monday through Friday.  If you are visiting the church during that time, please park against the church building or in any metered spot along the street.  For more details, please visit our website.

Thank You!

Thanks to everyone who marched with us in Saturday's Pride Parade!  It was a great opportunity to come together as a UU family and show our love and support to the LGBTQ community. 

Additional Announcements

EARTH JUSTICE:  There will be a table devoted to planet sustainability after Sunday services July 31 and August 14. Stop by and talk to other interested people and let us know your level of interest and what actions you think we should pursue.

CHURCH OFFICE HOURS:  Summer hours are Monday-Thursday, 9 AM - 3:15 PM.  The office is closed on Fridays.

To submit an item for "This Week at First Universalist", e-mail no later than Wednesday at noon throughout the summer.  Thank you!

This Week's Calendar of Events

Wednesday, July 20

  • Paper Our Outlook Submission Deadline, noon
  • Announcements Deadline for "This Week at First Universalist", noon
  • Board Meeting, The Chalice Room, 7 pm

Friday, July 22

  • Private Event (rental), Sanctuary, 4:30 pm

Saturday, July 23

  • Private Event (rental), Sanctuary/The Chalice Room, 3 pm
  • SNYP AA, Clara Barton Lounge and 2nd Floor Lounge (rental), 8 pm 

Sunday, July 24

  • Summer Service, Sanctuary, 10 am
  • Refreshments, Clara Barton Lounge, 11 am
  • Drop-In Discussion, Second Floor Lounge, 11:15 am
Thank you for keeping us updated, both when you schedule events and when you need to cancel one!  Please continue to do so.  Send news of your events to; or call 546-2826.
Minister:   Rev. Celie Katovitch 

Director of Life Span Faith Development:   Michelle Yates 
Office Administrator:  Melissa Davies
Contact Us
150 S. Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14604
(585) 546-2826

Office Hours:   Monday-Friday,  9:30-2:30