Open studio group forming for artists and craftspeople

Kathy Neddeau would like to start up an open studio artist and craftsperson group at A2U2. Focus would be supporting one another while we create! Watercolor, acrylics, pen & ink, pastels, quilting and many more possibilities. All levels welcome! If you are interested in being part of this group contact Kathy Neddeau. The group will decide together the day, … Continued

You Are Invited to Feast of Thanks on Nov. 23

This will be the fourth annual Feast of Thanks at our church. Set-up begins at 11:00; games, music, camaraderie at 11:30; eating at 1:00 PM. Sign up on the sheet posted in the foyer. Please state how many people you will be bringing, what side dish you will provide, and any food allergies. PLEASE NOTE:  The … Continued

What Does It Mean To Be “The Church of the Helping Hands”?

  This year, all ages of the Religious Education Program for children and youth will be guided by the question: “What does it mean to be the Church of the Helping Hands?” Through a visioning process in 2016-17, Social Action emerged as an important value to children, youth and families. In the Sanctuary most Sunday mornings, children … Continued

Join the A2U2 Food Co-op!

Since 1989, the Allen Avenue UU Church has sponsored a cooperative group of like-minded people to purchase food and other household supplies. We have families of all sizes: singles, empty nesters, and families with children. We focus on ordering products that are organic, sustainably made and when possible, locally sourced. We order from regional wholesalers that also supply … Continued

Come one, come all to the Dec. 3 “Meet UUP Meal”

  What: Brown Bag lunch, casual fellowship and conversation in the sanctuary. Host: Dave Juers and the Membership Committee Date: December 3rd Time: following the second service (around 12:15) Want a little more time and space to chat and meet others in a casual environment? Stay after the second service, help us roll out tables and transform … Continued

“New to A2U2” workshop scheduled for Dec. 10

ARE YOU NEW OR NEW-ISH? We are planning the next “New to A2U2” workshop led by our minister Rev. Myke Johnson on Sunday, December 10th. It is an opportunity to learn more about our church, Unitarian Universalism, our RE Program, membership, and social action while meeting others. Laura Burden, Membership Coordinator, Carolyn Barschow, Religious Education Director, as well … Continued

MUUSAN selected as November “Share the Plate” recipient

The Maine Unitarian Universalist State Advocacy Network (MUUSAN) has been selected as our November “Share the Plate” recipient. Learn more about Share the Plate. MUUSAN is a statewide advocacy and public policy network anchored in our Unitarian Universalist faith and animated by its principles. MUUSAN welcomes as partners and collaborators all those who share its … Continued

Church library receives new donations

If you haven’t visited our church library recently, we urge you to do so after church on Sunday. We have beautiful shelves built by Ted Green, who with his wife Hillary, has recently donated books for our collection. We have many books on Unitarian-Universalism, which are especially useful for new or prospective members. Among the sections on the … Continued

Spiritual Enrichment Groups announce openings

Would you like to make a deeper connection with others in a small, relaxed group? Would you like to share your thoughts with others knowing each person will be heard and respected? Spiritual Enrichment Groups (SEGs) are great places to get to know other people and to get to know yourself. Over time, participants build … Continued