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SAVE THE DATE! Outdoor Combined Service with UUCK

Worship Service- Outdoor Combined Service with UUCK Worshipping with our UU siblings, from Kent UU with a Water Communion. We will have a brown bag picnic afterwards. East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church Unitarian Universalist Church of Kent Beartown Lakes Reservation In the North Point Shelter 18870 Quinn Rd, Chagrin Falls (directions, or scan…

Trivia Night Friday July 14 5 to 8:30 pm at West Shore UU Church

All Ages Trivia Night at West Shore UU Church

Hi East Shore UUs! We are so excited about our upcoming All Ages Trivia Night, to be held  Friday, July 14 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. at West Shore UU Church in Rocky River.  It is free and open to the public.  We’ll have food, fun, and some prizes with trivia team competition hosted by…

Stewardship drive begins

It is getting close to springtime: Sunday, March 5 is the beginning of the 2023-2024 Stewardship campaign. We start things off that Sunday with Rev. Will Humphrey and board vice chair Jerry Huelsenbeck sharing their thoughts on “A Future with You.” Pledge packets will be handed out after the service with the remaining packets to be mailed on Monday,…

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Secret Santa

Faith Development is now receiving money to distribute to those in need within our congregation.  Money can be given during service (please mark ‘For Secret Santa’), handed to Halcyon, or placed in the Faith Director’s mailbox.  We will be collecting funds through December 4.  Let us help our family during the holidays!

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Holiday Fair Trade Coffee, Tea & Chocolate Sale

The Seventh Principle small group is again sponsoring East Shore’s annual Holiday Fair Trade Coffee, Tea, & Chocolate Sale.  Order forms will be available at church next to the orders of service through November 27.  Order forms will also be emailed via the listserv & mailed along with the Beacon if you receive the Beacon…

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Bookstore transforms

Our Bookstore will close after November 20 for renovation into a new project. Come visit our free-will offering of books, cards, bumper stickers and other delights.  Sale will be November 13 and November 20 after church.

Social Justice Read and Discuss Group:Censorship and Book Banning

From the Wall Street Journal August 23, 2022 “A Library in Patmos, a rural western Michigan town is asking the community there to restore its public financing after voters defunded it following a dispute over books with LGBT content…. In Vinton, Iowa, residents criticized their library for having LGBT staff and books with LGBT-related themes. The library closed temporarily…

The 2022-23 Stewardship Campaign Begins

The 2022-23  Stewardship Campaign Begins

It must be getting close to springtime: Sunday March 13 is the beginning of the 2022-2023 Stewardship campaign. We start things off on Sunday with Rev. Joe Donatone and Kristine Burkwood sharing their thoughts on ‘Sustenance for Our Journey Together.’ Pledge packets will be handed out after the service with the remaining packets to be…

Church building re-opening March 1, 2022

The ad hoc committee met and made a recommendation to the board that the  church reopens starting on March 1, 2022 under the following conditions: Mandatory masking for everyone over the age of 2, except those who have a documented disability that makes them unable to wear a mask, except when speaking from the pulpit or actively…

We are hiring

HIRING: Church administrative assistant

Church Administrative Assistant (Kirtland) employment type: part-timenon-profit organization Part Time CHURCH ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANTEffective Date: January 2022Location: East Shore Unitarian Universalist ChurchReports to: Minister of Congregation/Board ChairJob Status: 16 hours per week (12 hours per week in the Summer), Tuesday-FridaySalary range: 13.25-15.00 per hour based on experience Job Summary: Administrative duties and responsibilities include providing administrative support to…