UUs in the nUUs

East Shore received a Bouquet from the News Herald's Bouquets and Brickbats section for our Community Meal, see the News Herald article

East Shore begins it's Free Community Meal on Saturday, February 27th, 2016.  We will host this meal for the community on the 4th Saturday of every month (Except April 2016 will be the 3rd Saturday).  For more details, see our web page.  Also see the News Herald Article.

Following the Superme Court decision striking down state's bans on same sex marriages, East Shore UU Church offered free weddings on July 4, 2015.  See the News Herald article, the Geauga County Maple Leaf Article and the 4th of July Kirtland article.  Also see this News Herald article that reported on the church event while it was happening.  Also see the East Shore website page.

Florida Domanski, daughter of Halcyon and David Domanski, has been accepted as a member of the Cleveland Institute of Music's Youth Wind Symphony.  Here is a description of the CYWS as well as a schedule of events

Mark Hermann, son of Christina Bochnik Hermann, has been accepted as a member of the Clevealnd Orchestra Youth Chorus.  Here is a description of the COYC and a schedule of choral events.

Brian Rice is raising awareness of elder abuse, 14 of 15 cases go unrepoted.  See the News Herald article about the World Elder Aubse Awareness Day on June 15, 2015 in Painesville Square

Tim Kotowsky, an East Shore YoUUth, presented the Homily for the 08-19-12 Service, relating his experience, as a UU educated person, with a non-UU family.

Julia Detar, daughter of Marvin and Terri Detar, wins the 2011 Stevia Award for Women in Buisness.  Julia works for Arkadium as a game designer and programmer.  She is the author/programmer of the well known game "MahJongg Dimensions", played online and through Facebook.  Julia is a graduate of The Cleveland Institute of Art, where, as part of her Thesis, created a game for second graders in a public school.  Julia says "we really need women in computer programming, especially in the games industry".

What is a Stevie Award?
Watch Julia receiving the award
Program where Julia received the award