Sunday Service

"Honoring Those Who Served"

led by Kim Hall and Scott Owens

Come gather for our Veteran’s Day service to honor those who have served in the military. Feel free to bring photos to recognize the veterans in your life.

Join us online at

Join us by phone at 301-715-8592, meeting ID 89873989254

Masks encouraged in the sanctuary. 

RE Update

High School OWL starts on November 20 at 5:00 pm! Parents may email Rev. Laurel at for more information.

UUCSW Announcements

Let’s gather and celebrate the power of song and music!

Please join our next “Community Sing" event on the UUCSW church lawn! We will be practicing songs for our Interfaith Thanksgiving service.

This Saturday, Nov. 12th


Children can use the nursery school playground as well, so bring the whole family!

RACIAL JUSTICE COMMITTEE will be meeting Wednesday, November 16, 2022, via Zoom, from 7:30-8:30 pm.

ALL ARE WELCOME TO JOIN US as we talk about the coming year and what activities we want to engage in.

Please use the Zoom link below to join us on November 16, 2022.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 508 366 2635

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Community Choir has started! Previous experience is not required, all are welcome to join us in embracing the connective healing power of communal singing. Please join us on Sunday mornings at 9:30 am!

Contact Kala Farnham at with any questions. 

Book Group

Our next Book Group meeting will be This Friday, November 11. We will be discussing "Night of the Living Rez". Please join us!

Contact Susie Wells at with any questions.

SMOC Food and Clothing Drives

SMOC Food & Clothing Collections are on the following Thursdays:

Nov 17 (our regular Thurs. is Thanksgiving)

Dec 22

4:30 pm

Ruggles St. Door


On Saturday, November 19, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Central Time (Noon to 2 p.m. Eastern, 10 a.m to Noon Mountain, 9 to 11 a.m. Pacific) the UU Multiracial Unity Action Council will hold, via Zoom, an open discussion on the proposed changes to Article II of the UUA By-Laws, as proposed by the Article 2 Study Commission. All are welcome to attend and express their views on what they like and dislike about the proposed changes. To register and receive the Zoom codes, send an email to no later than Friday, November 18, 9 p.m. Central time.

Community Announcements

3 days until Kindness Week! It all starts with our Kickoff to Kindness Week on Saturday. From there, there are many GREAT Partner in Kindness events going on to celebrate and rally around the kindness in our community.

Check it out here:

Kindness Week

Transgender Day of Remembrance Service

First Parish Church of Stow and Acton

and other regional UU churches & clergy 

Sunday, November 20, 2022, 1:00 PM

in the Sanctuary and Online

First Parish Church of Stow & Acton

353 Great Road, Stow, MA

This annual service honors the lives of Transgender people who died in acts of violence over the last year. Come join us as we share poetry, readings and song and list the names. This service will be a gathering of several area UU churches and clergy. There is a potluck before the service starting at 11:15am, and all are welcome to join. Masks are required in the sanctuary (except the balcony, which is mask-optional), but optional throughout the rest of the building.

Please click on this link to make an appointment between 9:30 and 3:30 on Saturday, November 26th. Can't wait to see you all again!!!

Pauline Sciarappa



Sat, Nov 12

10:00 am

Community Sing

Sunday, Nov 13

10:30 am

Sunday Service

Sunday, Nov 13

10:30 am

Circle RE

First Parish Northboro

Sunday, Nov 13

1:00 pm

Circle Youth Group

UCMH Hudson

Monday, Nov 14

6:30 pm

UU Knits


Sunday, Nov 20

10:30 am

Sunday Service

Sunday, Nov 20

10:30 am

Circle RE


Sunday, Nov 20

1:00 pm

Circle Youth Group


Tues, Nov 22

7:00 pm

Interfaith Thanksgiving


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