Posts from November 2019

Posts from November 2019

Campus Driveway Narrowing

The Florida Department of Transportation will be closing off HALF of our entrance driveway starting Tuesday, December 3 through Friday, December 6 (4 full days) in order to pour the new sidewalk. After that, they will re-open that side for us to use and close the other side for another 4 days, starting Tuesday December 10th through Friday December 13th. Please exercise…

A Path to Reason for America by Phil Scanlan

Phil Scanlan, UUCJ member in Fernandina Beach, will be on the UUCJ campus on December 8 where he will have copies of his new book A Path to Reason for America for sale for $10 — and Phil will donate all proceeds from sales back to UUCJ.  This will be an opportunity to talk with Phil about his book, his reasons for writing it, and his passion for improving the lives…

Arlington Community Services Update

Thanks again for your contributions — you exceeded 100 pounds (105) for the second time in November! Donations this month have been 56, 110, 77, and 105.  Thanks for the uptick in contributions as Arlington Community Services continues to feed less fortunate in Arlington Community. Our YTD total is  2,784 pounds that includes Sunday and Arlington Community Garden…

Guest at Your Table Update

Our campaign is running well for 2019. The $2,015 we collected last year for global human rights may be hard to beat, but we’ll continue filling those coin boxes, buying chocolates, and writing checks for UUSC until the end of December. Many thanks for your support!

Caring Candles

Chris Cooper, son of Gwen and John Cooper, passed away on November 19, 2019.  Chris had worked freelance at Jacksonville University filming sports events for several years.  Our sincere sympathy goes out to Gwen and John and their family. Terry Doland’s father, Don Wooden, passed away on November 25, 2019.  He had been admitted to hospice care last week. Our condolences…

UU Justice Florida Legislative Days

Registration is open for UU Justice Florida Legislative Days, January 27-28, 2020 in Tallahassee.  Take advantage of this annual opportunity to reach out to your legislators and influence public policy. For event information and registration visit https://uujusticefl.org/take-action-2/

Caring Candles

Katie Dalbey and Steven Tromberg are the proud parents of their new baby, Lucas Dalbey Tromberg, born on November 11, 2019; 8 lb. 11oz. and 19.5 inches. Riley is excited to be a big sister. Congratulations to Katie and Steven! UUCJ member, Robert Miller, passed away on October 28, 2019.  A Memorial Service celebrating his life will be held on December 6, 2019, at 3:00 pm…

Women of All Ages

UUCJ Women of All Ages meets Tuesday, November 26, in the conference room of the Regency Square Library, 9900 Regency Square Blvd., from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Please note our meetings have changed from Thursdays to Tuesdays. All women members and friends of UUCJ are invited.

Thank You for Contributing!

Thanks for contributing $832 to the Special Collection for Bozod Unitarian Church on Sunday. A contribution of $100 was turned into the office, bringing the total to $932. Sometimes additional donations will trickle in after the collection. We are confident that we will exceed the $1,000 goal. If you would like to put us over the top or even increase the total we are…

Guest at Your Table

Coin boxes keep getting filled up until you bring them back during the Christmas holidays, but your donation checks will be accepted any time up until the New Year. Please remember to write checks to UUCJ, with “UUSC” on the memo line. Consider this your small way to help with the immigrant crisis on our southern border. The UUSC supports RAICES, an important…

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