Earth Justice Now Committee Presents the film "Sustainable" a film about the land, the people who work it and what must be done to sustain it for future generations. Farmer Marty Travis watches his land and community fall victim to the pressures of agribusiness. Determined to create a proud legacy for his son, Marty transforms his profitless wasteland and pioneers the sustainable food movement in Chicago. 1 hr 36 minutes ALL Showings Are FREE!
Book Club 11:30 AM "The Tears We Cannot Stop: by Michael Dyson
Date: February 11, 2018
BOOK CLUB! 11:30 AM "The Tears we Cannot Stop" by Michael Dyson. Discussion leader Judy Goldsmith.
All members and non-members are welcome to participate in the monthly book discussions at 11:30 AM following the Service. Light lunch food and snacks will be available. All books selected can be purchased locally, ordered online, or obtained from the FDL Public Library.
Earth Justice Now Committee Presents the film "Circle of Poison" 10 AM with Food and refreshments to follow!
This forthcoming documentary, Circle of Poison, highlights the (legal) toxic legacy of American pesticide production, as well as "exposes the shocking practice of corporate profit in the toxic pesticide trade." 73 mins
On the third Sunday of every month, there will be a "Membership Outreach Meeting". The group will be comprised of individuals who support the functions of the Hospitality, Membership and Caring Circles committees. Attendance at the meetings is open to anyone interested in those functions. The meetings will be held at 8:30 AM.
Newcomers and old-timers are all welcome to join this conversation to get to know more about Unitarian Universalism. This small group discussion format is also designed to help us get to know one another better too."
This group will meet on the second Saturday of each month, at OCUUF, until further notice. Goal of the committee is to educate the congregation and the community about environmental issues and projects to support local concerns.