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Upcoming Events

Note: Meeting room numbers are posted at the church office and information table

Young Adults gather for LunchLunch
Sundays, October 4 & 18, 12:45 p.m.

All between the ages of 19 and 35 are invited to get together for social connection and spiritual growth. Join us for our Twice-a-Month Lunch on the first and third Sunday of every month as we head out to a local restaurant for a good meal, great conversation and fun. Gather in the front courtyard at 12:15 p.m. after the Growth Groups and Taster Groups end.

For information on our current planned activities and to get on our email list sign up on the clipboard on the office counter on Sunday mornings or simply email YoungAdultCoordinators@firstuu.org.

Autumn Nature RetreatFall leaves
October 16-18

Relax, kick back and commune with nature during our Annual Autumn Retreat at Blackwood.

You can arrive any time after 3 pm on Friday and enjoy visiting with other church members, playing, hiking, riding paddleboards, cooking, meditating, singing and telling stories around the campfire and much more.

Blackwood Educational Land Institute is located near Hempstead, Texas, just a few miles from the intersection of US 290 and Texas highway 6. For more info, go to their web site at: www.blackwoodland.org.

You can register in Channing Hall on Sundays or click below. Our registration page includes the cost per person and a choice of sleeping arrangements. Sleeping arrangements are either multiple bed dorm style rooms OR bring your own tent to set up near the Baleyfield house. Our meals are created by our Retreat Team and volunteers allowing for delicious homemade, fresh, healthy food. All participants will help with some dishes and chores.

To register online, click here: Register for Autumn Retreat.
To pay online by credit card: Pay for Fall Retreat.

Cost for this year, includes 5 meals and all activities:

$115 for adults (for Baleyfield Dormatory sleeping or camping)
$60 for child, 5-18
$30 for child, 0-4

For Saturday only:
$60 for adults
$30 for child, 5-18
$15 for child, 0-4

October Potluck DinnerPumpkin
Saturday, October 24, 2015, 5:00 p.m.

All 3 campuses are invited to the Monthly Potluck Dinner. (The fourth Saturday of the month.) Museum District - Fireside Room (5200 Fannin at Southmore) The entire family is invited, so bring the kids!

Please RSVP by Thursday, October 22 to let us know how many people to expect and what food you plan to bring.

RSVP via email: MonthlyPotluck@firstuu.org, or the signup sheet outside the Museum District office, or call the office at (713) 526-5200.

If you would like to help with the October Potluck please contact Laura McIntyre, laura.mc.aguilar@gmail.com or Sheryl Rieck at Sheryl.Rieck@gmail.com.

The Wuunderful World of Dr. Seuss:
Fall Fundraiser & AuctionDr. Seuss
Saturday, November 7, 2015, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.

The Fun, Fun, Fun is coming soon So check your mail for a letter and brochure with instructions on how to register and donate your items online. You may also stop by the Auction Table in Channing Hall for help.

Note: See more First Church event notices in our monthly newsletter!

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Updated: September 30, 2015