It’s Women’s History Month! Creative Conversations is celebrating a living legend, a woman who changed the course of gender discrimination in American law & history; Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg. We invite you to learn more about her history as a litigator and explore the dissents as S.C.J. that have given her such fame. Then we’ll argue her importance in Women’s history on our court: the Creative Conversation Court! Bring your favorite snacks & beverage.
Monday, April 1st, 6:30 PM — Celebrate the start of National Poetry month with a reading by local poet (and BUUF member) Janice Zerfas (author of the new chapbook Head Shot) and Forever Books’ own Stephen Allen. This event will be held at Forever Books, 312 State St., St. Joseph.
Gretchen Ohmann is attending this event and would be willing to carpool with event participants.
2019 Dates: Jan 6, Feb 3, March 3, Apr 7, May 5, June 2, July 7, Aug 4, Sept 1, Oct 6, Nov 3 and Dec 1.
Bring a dish to pass, or just bring your appetite. Not everyone brings a dish every time, but everyone is encouraged to enjoy the food and fellowship.
BUUF Board Member Dave Sarra will lead the group as we continue to make plans to celebrate BUUF’s 60th Anniversary and Rev. Jim McConnell’s 10th Anniversary with BUUF in 2019.
UU-UNO 2019 Intergenerational Spring Seminar: “Equity in Action: Gender in an Intersecting World”
New York City, April 11-13, 2019
Applications are now open to apply for reduced registration rates. We also have a special discount rate for young adult participants (age 18-35) which includes lodging at the hostel where youth and their sponsors stay.
The UU United Nations Office is excited to host this year’s Intergenerational Spring Seminar on gender equity in collaboration with the UU College of Social Justice. Programming will be interactive and intergenerational, encouraging participants to challenge their assumptions, connecting their activism with grounding in UU faith, and empowering them with the tools to bring back to their communities to make change locally and globally.
The BUUF Board meets monthly, usually on the second Sunday of the month. Members and friends are welcome to attend.
BUUF Board members include (from left to right): Dave Sarra, Rev. Jim McConnell, Treasurer Harvey Johnson, Secretary Beth La Fleur, President Lisa Fuller and DRE Katharine Lion