Art for All

artist at workArt for All is an open, on-going, self governing group. Join at any time. Thursdays from 10-12 PM at UUCC, in the Social Hall. For adults interested in working on art (of their own choosing) together for support, encouragement, and feedback (no artists at workinstruction provided). Participants bring their own art supplies, including easels (as applicable). Participants are responsible for protecting tables and chairs and for clean-up after sessions. Each session is stand-alone. For more information, contact Connie Hudson.

Animal Ministry Group

Do you have a love of animals? Would you like to know how our UU principles relate to the care of animals and their habitats? Interested in joining this group? Other questions? Contact Anita Grossman and she will be happy to assist you.

The Buddhist Insight Meditation Community of Columbia

The Insight Meditation Community of Columbia, a Vipassana Buddhist meditation practice group, meets at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays in the UUCC Library (the octagon shaped building on Heyward). Meditation instruction at 6:30 pm, silent sitting at 7:00 pm, and Dharma talk at 7:30 pm. Free and all are welcome. Contact Jessica Kross for more information.

Christian Heritage Group

The Christian Heritage Group will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 18, at 12:00 noon in Room 8.  We will consider the Lord’s Prayer. Is there more than one? Where does it come from? Bring a light lunch or snack for yourself if you would like to stay and eat or chat after our hour-long meeting. If you are interested in our group, do come and join us. If you have questions, call Rebecca Drennan at 415-377-1791.

Gaia’s Rising CUUPS

Join the Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans (CUUPS) Thursday nights at 7:30 p.m. in the Library. Contact Candy.

Green Team

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Interested in the environment? Composting? Gardening? Nature walks? We are, too, which is why we’d like to invite you to join us at our meeting following the service Sunday, June 9, 12:30pm, room 9. Learn to compost via an easy one-time commitment–sign up online or talk to a Team member. Check out our web page. Share your ideas or pose your questions to Kevin McKinney, Chair, at

Knit or Not Group 

Do you knit or have other needle-craft you would like to share? If so, you are invited to join us for our weekly Knit or Not meetings on Mondays at 2:00 p.m. in the Ralph Waldo Emerson Room in the CYRE wing. Or if you are interested in learning to knit or crochet, we have folks who can help with the basics.

UUCC Book Club

The next book club discussion is at 6:30 pm on Sunday, June 23. Joe Long will facilitate a discussion on Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress, by Steven Pinker. We will meet at a member’s home.  The UUCC Book Club is open to all members and friends of UUCC. We welcome new and returning participants! Please contact Ruthie Saunders if you have questions or would like more information at: or

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On summer break! Our luncheon gatherings have proven to be a fun opportunity of getting to know each other better as well as making new friends. If you haven’t tried it, come join us in September when we resume the fun!

UUCC Men’s Breakfast Group

The UUCC’s Men’s Breakfast Group meets at 9:00 a.m. on the second Thursday of each month (next one is July 11). This month we meet at the Lizard’s Thicket on Beltline. If you are interested, please let Phil Turner ( know so we can have space available.

Women’s Book Group

Join us on Tuesday, June 11, at 7:00 pm in Room 10 to select books to read in the coming year.  Please bring your suggestions and ideas; bring a copy of the book if you have it; check its availability at your county library if you can. Anyone with questions may contact Sandy Chubon  or call 803 776-0784.