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  • Post General Assembly Potluck & DeBrief - July 28th

    Post General Assembly Potluck & DeBrief

    Thursday, July 28, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Eliot Hall.
    Join UUA Staff (and First Church Alum) Jenica Davis Hocket for a review of happenings at June’s General Assembly. Youth leadership made some significant strides around racial justice issues. Come join us and bring some food to share!

  • Summer Forum Video: Prison Reform

    A Summer Forum presentation from members of the People Not Prisons movement on July 17, 2016


  • Summer Forum Video: 365 Performing Arts Group

    A Summer Forum presentation by the 365 Performing Arts Group


  • Summer Forum Video: How White Liberals Can Help Each Other Deal with their White Privilege

    A Summer Forum presentation given by members of Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) on July 3, 2016

  • Summer Mindfulness Meditation (new time and location)

    We are meeting in room 201 for the summer following Summer Forum at around 11:15 am.

  • Summer UU Lunch Bunch Schedule

    UU Lunch Bunch is a family-friendly group for anyone and everyone who would like to get together for lunch and chat with like-minded people. Meet at the restaurant on Sundays after Summer Forum (noon) during the summer. For more information contact Sonia Carnell at (801) 262-1151 or .

    July 3: Cafe Trio (680 South 900 East)
    July 10: Caffe Molise (55 West 100 South)
    July 17: Copper Kitchen (4640 South 2300 East)
    July 24: Cancelled
    July 31: Corner Bakery (610 Foothill Blvd.)
  • Summer Forum Video: "The Future of Independent Journalism in Salt Lake City"

    A Summer Forum presentation by speakers from Citizens for Two Voices on June 26, 2016


  • Summer Forum Continues through August 21st

    A diverse and exciting new lineup of speakers awaits you for ten Sundays from June 19 through August 21. Programs begin at 10 a.m., and feature music and Q&A sessions.Conversations and refreshments continue in Eliot Hall. Child care is provided.

    June 26—The Future of Independent Journalism in Salt Lake City Spokespersons for CITIZENS FOR TWO VOICES --Joan O’Brien, Karra Porter, and Ted McDonough—tell of their efforts to produce local ownership for the Salt Lake Tribune.

    July 3—How Liberals Can

  • Summer Forum Video: "Medical Marijuana: Who Does the Ban in Utah Continue to Harm?"

    A Summer Forum 2016 presentation given by speakers from TRUCE (Together for Responsible Use and Cannabis Education) on June 19, 2016


  • Sermon Video: "Keeping Cool This Summer"

    A sermon given by Rev. Tom Goldsmith on June 12, 2016


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Sun Jul 31 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


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Mon Aug 01 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Mon Aug 01 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Mon Aug 01 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Mon Aug 01 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


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What to Expect

Warm greetings to all who contemplate their first visit to First Unitarian Church.
We hope that our progressive church community will prove welcoming in all respects.

Service Times


We are currently on our summer schedule with services at 10:00 am only. Religious Education classes will resume in September. We offer childcare during the service.

The church is located on the corner of 1300 East and 600 South in Salt Lake City, Utah.


Sunday School

Please Note: We are currently on our Summer schedule. There is childcare available during our Summer Forum presentation at 10 am, but no Religious Education classes. RE classes and programming will resume in September.

Religious education is provided for children pre-school - 12th grade. We provide child care for the little ones. Please check in with volunteers at the Welcome table for assistance in finding the right classroom for your child/teen. Please note that Religious Educations classes meet exclusively at 11:00 am. Childcare is available at both the 9:00 am and 11:00 am services.

Please find out more about our schedule.


Plenty of on-street parking exists plus visitors may use the parking lot of Friendship Manor at the corner of 1300 East and 500 South. Enter the parking lot from either of Friendship Manor's two driveways and make your way south towards the church's 78 parking stalls. 

Get directions to the Church.