Welcome to UUSRF

Unitarian Universalist Society of River Falls - 

N8010 Hwy 65 

River Falls, WI 54022

If you seek a religious home in which wisdom, compassion and justice are the guiding principles, you have come to the right place! With members from throughout the St. Croix Valley, UUSRF is a welcoming, liberal, religious congregation that strives to nurture our community, to help our children learn, and to grow spiritually. We invite you to join us for a Sunday service. If you have children ages 2-13, they are welcome to visit our Spiritual Education program; during the school year, classes begin shortly after the start of service.  After service, join us for a cup of coffee, treats and conversation.  Thanks for visiting!

Sunday Services: 10:30 AM

Spiritual Education classes: (September through May) 10:45-11:40 AM

     Bas Sona from our Pastor,    

     Derek Washington    

     derekwashington@me.com     
     715-220-6122  (cell)    
     715-425-6711   (9pm-6am)    
     (I text too)
     


Notices!


Summer to Fall

The Website Maintenance Crew is saying farewell to Summer and would like feedback on how you want what's happening presented to you.  I will take your suggestions into consideration and do what I am able.  For now you will see gradual change.  Let me know what you like!


RED for Services, Green for Youth & SE, Black for Meetings, 

Yellow for Events & Purple for Groups.

 

Group:  Karuna Buddhist Sangha Dharma Seminar & Potluck,  All Tuesdays(9/19) 5:30 - 8:00 pm.

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Event:  A Concert by Michael Holt - Wednesday (9/20) 7 pm - there will be a free will offering.

Join us for great music & ...?  Michael's website here.

Also, get a taste of what you might experience in links below his picture. 

watch: http://www.youtube.com/michaelholtvideos

 

Group:  "Soup Night" (& vegetarian potluck) 6:30 All Thursdays (9/21) 6:30 until 8:30 pm in the home of Robert and Michelle Smith.  It is a sharing evening for poetry, song, mystic insights, good thoughts and conversation, the norm... On first and third (9/21) Thursdays focus will be on Dr. Riane Eisler's book, "The Chalice & the Blade" and accompanying workbook: Come prepared to question assumptions! The book is an introduction to the Divine Feminine and re-examination of the meaning of Yeshua  Please call your first time at 715-531-3515 for address & introduction. 

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Event: Alcoholics Anonymous  - "Big Book" (9/22-24) Study & Action Group session, not limited to members of AA.  See flyer for details.

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Group: (before service) 2nd and 4th (9/24) Sundays - Mindfulness & Qigong

with leader, Colleen Gray, Gathering Room

The Measure of Your Day: Does this path have heart?

Service: Sunday (9/24) - 10:30-11:30 am - Lea Hall speaks.

Things Fall Apart: A Permaculturist's Guide to Mending and Restoring.

Here's a bio blurb:

Lea Hall, Ph.D., is a grandmother, mother, daughter, writer, gardener, permaculturist, and retired communications consultant.  She is a former member of UUSRF, where she enjoyed many happy times with the Perennial Permies group.

SE: Children's Spiritual Formation classes start at 10:45 am in the Gathering Room with new Teacher Traci Langan.  

Welcome Traci! Welcome Children!

Groups: Fall Equinox Ritual with our usual Last Sunday of month Drumming Group (9/24) 11:45 to 1:00 pm - Mena Hautau leading - Bring your Drum, harvest items for the altar & items to embellish the "corn dollies" we will make as a reminder of late fall harvest.

Youth: Sunday (9/24) 4-6 pm - The Young Rivendell Group (middle & HS) meets 2nd and 4th Sundays, Robert & Michelle, leaders. 

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Group:  Karuna Buddhist Sangha Dharma Seminar & Potluck - All Tuesdays (9/26) 5:30 - 8:00 pm.

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Meeting: Wednesday (9/27) - 5:30 pm Communications Committee meets Wednesday (9/27) - 5:30 pm 

&  Monthly Board Meeting at 6:30 pm.

(Both were rescheduled due to the Michael Holt concert on the 20th)

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Group: "Soup Night" (& vegetarian potluck) - All Thursdays (9/28) - 6:30 until 8:30 pm in the home of Robert and Michelle Smith.  It is a sharing evening for poetry, song, mystic insights, good thoughts and conversation, the norm... Please call your first time at 715-531-3515 for address & introduction.

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Event: Open Mic Night - Recurring on the Last Friday of each Month (9/29) at 6:30 pm with a pot luck snack time before the performances start- Make a regular appearance to express yourself in your chosen way. 

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