News

Circle Suppers are Back!

Circle Suppers (or this time also a Circle Brunch option!) are a great opportunity to get to have longer conversations with other UUFNers that never seem possible at coffee hour. Circle Suppers are hosted by a UUFNer who indicates how many people they can host for a meal (usually anywhere from 6 to 10). The … Continued

What are UU doing on Wednesday Morning?

  At Panera on Main Street in Newark, Delaware on Wednesday mornings you will often find a group on Unitarian Universalist from UUFN gathered together in a very informal group. Folks who are early risers generally arrive around 9:00 AM, selecting a spot to pull some tables together in the banquet area across from the fireplace. As the morning goes … Continued

Ladies Lunch Bunch

The Ladies Lunch Bunch has been a fixture on the UUFN social calendar for years. Currently, lead by Barbara Jezel the group meets at 12:30 pm on the THIRD Tuesday (a recent change) of each month at a variety of local restaurants for lunch. UUFN women and other women connected to UUFN are welcome to attend. Please … Continued

UUFN Summer Office Hours

  UUFN Summer Office Hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10-12* *Some days may have extended hours. If you have any needs or questions regarding office operations (or if you would like to join the Office Volunteer group!) please contact the office volunteers at officeadmin@uufn.org And thank you to our volunteers! Office volunteers: Elizabeth Carlisle, Rachael Soles Coffey, Pat Field, Denise … Continued

Barbara Gate’s Message on Forgiveness

On Sunday morning, June 25, 2017, Barbara Gate’s presented a message on the topic of forgiveness to the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark’s congregation. Many people have requested copies of that message so we are posting this here. If you are interested in having an audio copy of the sermon please reach out to Joan … Continued

UUFN Summer Fun for Kids

During the summer UUFN’s Religious Education Program takes a less formal approach.  Kids always look forward to these fun summer activities. Here’s a list of some of the great plans our Developmental Director of Religious Education Terry Vodery has put together with the help of some talented UUFN members and friends! June 11 – Slime … Continued

New Assistive Listening/Hearing System Installed

Hearing assistance is now available in the sanctuary. UUFN has installed a ‘LISTEN Technologies’ FM Assistive Listening System in our sanctuary. With a receiver and headphones/earbuds, anyone (with or without hearing aids) can hear the sound coming through our speaker system. Also, this system includes special lanyards that create a magnetic field (individual hearing loop) that will … Continued

Share the Plate – Urban Bike Project

  For the month of June 2017 the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark will  “Share the Plate” with Wilmington’s Urban Bike Project. Each month UUFN donates half of its total offerings to a different organization. Organizations must apply to be considered. The main criteria to apply is that the organization must be local and that … Continued

A Raucous Celebration of Summer!

  On Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 7 pm, the Women’s Spirituality Group will sponsor a family friendly celebration of the Summer Solstice. The Summer Solstice marks the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. (In the Southern Hemisphere it is the longest night! Sometimes we forget they are experiencing weather similar to … Continued

UUFN to Host Delaware’s March for Science and Our Earth

  The Delaware March for Science and Our Earth will be held in Newark, Delaware on April 22, 2017. This March is a satellite march for the March for Science being held in Washington, DC. The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark will be the starting point. The Delaware March for Science and Our Earth, and the … Continued