Events

Join us for some mighty fine Jambalaya and fixin's plus storytelling by Rev. Robert Fulghum and live jazz music by The Disposable Thumbs! It will be an evening to remember! September 30, 7-9 p.m. in Eliot Hall. This fundraiser is in support of the high school youth group and their 2017 service trip.
 
Update 9/29: A limited number of tickets will be on sale at the door for $25/person.
 
For more information or to get involved: Contact Kim Grob Lee at or Rev. Matthew Cockrum at or 801.582.8687 ext. 205.
An Evening with Soul Join us for some mighty fine Jambalaya and fixin's plus storytelling by Rev. Robert Fulghum and live jazz music by The Disposable Thumbs! It will be an evening to remember! September 30, 7-9 p.m. in Eliot Hall. Tickets on sale after the service for $25/person in support of the high school youth group and their 2017 service trip. For more information or to get involved: Contact Kim Grob Lee at or Rev. Matthew Cockrum at or 801.582.8687 ext. 205.

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!

Church Picnic June 12th (Following the 10:00 AM service)

The annual end-of-year picnic is almost here. This event is fun for all ages, and we hope that you are planning to attend. If you would like to be part of the team that makes it all happen, please contact Joe Herring at or 801-440-5521. We need some extra hands to assist with set up, grill tending and other food service tasks, planning and running some simple games, and of course, clean up.

Annual Church Picnic Details

When: Sunday, June 12th at 11:30 following our 10 am service.

Where: We have reserved our usual spot - the Mt. Olympus Pavilion at Sugarhouse Park.

What to bring: Please bring a salad or dessert to share with everyone, and if possible, bring your own non-disposable dishes and utensils so that we can limit the recycling and refuse that we generate. Please label vegetarian, vegan, nut free, and gluten free options clearly to help those with particular food allergies, sensitivities, and preferences enjoy our community event We will be providing beef burgers, hot dogs, and veggie burgers, as well as drinks, condiments, and chips.

How much?: Cost is $5 per person, $4.00 for children payable at the park (checks made out to First Unitarian Church or exact change if paying in cash would be much appreciated).

 

Church Picnic June 12th (Following the 10:00 AM service)

The annual end-of-year picnic is almost here. This event is fun for all ages, and we hope that you are planning to attend. If you would like to be part of the team that makes it all happen, please contact Joe Herring at or 801-440-5521. We need some extra hands to assist with set up, grill tending and other food service tasks, planning and running some simple games, and of course, clean up.

Annual Church Picnic Details

When: Sunday, June 12th at 11:30 following our 10 am service.

Where: We have reserved our usual spot - the Mt. Olympus Pavilion at Sugarhouse Park.

What to bring: Please bring a salad or dessert to share with everyone, and if possible, bring your own non-disposable dishes and utensils so that we can limit the recycling and refuse that we generate. Please label vegetarian, vegan, nut free, and gluten free options clearly to help those with particular food allergies, sensitivities, and preferences enjoy our community event We will be providing beef burgers, hot dogs, and veggie burgers, as well as drinks, condiments, and chips.

How much?: Cost is $5 per person, $4.00 for children payable at the park (checks made out to First Unitarian Church or exact change if paying in cash would be much appreciated).

Notice of Congregational Meeting
May 15, 2016  12:30 pm

First Unitarian Church Annual Meeting Agenda

  • Call meeting to order
  • Review of governance process
  • Strategic Plan focus
  • Election of new Nominating Committee members
  • Election of new Board of Trustees members
  • Operations Report
    Ministry
    Programs
    Financials
  • Approve 2016-17 church year budget
  • Closing

2016 Unitarian Universalist Inter-Congregational and Inter-Generational Annual Summer Camping Trip Where: Wolf Creek Campground group site #1.When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 – Sunday, July 17, 2016 (3 nights). Wolf Creek Campground is in the Uinta & Wasatch-Cache National Forest at an elevation of 9,400 feet in stands of aspen and fir trees. The 3.5-mile Trail Hollow Trail begins in the campground and offers great hiking and mountain biking into the West Fork of the Duchesne, offering unparalleled views of the surrounding Wasatch Range. Colorful summer wildflowers fill the mountain meadows on the summit and wildlife is abundant in the area. All ages are welcome. Bring your own camping gear and food.

Sign up now by clicking here. Cost $30 per car.

 

Saturday March 19th is the Fine Art and Crafts Festival from 5 pm to 10 pm here at church. Please come an enjoy this free fun event with visual art by 25 local artists and performances by:

5:00 - 5:30 pm Scandinavian Folk Dance - Tom Oesleby, & Gwen Trefts, Little Chapel

5:55 - 6:15 pm First Unitarian Church Youth Choir, Sanctuary

6:40 - 7:10 pm Ukumania - Stacey Cole, Jim Thornburg, & Max Willard, Little Chapel

7:35 - 8:05 pm Nature Sings – Art Lee, Little Chapel

8:30 - 9:00 pm Andrea Hughes - Classical Violin, Sanctuary

9:25 – 10:00 pm John Major -Classical and Flamenco Guitar , Little Chapel

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If you come to church this Sunday, the doors will be locked and you'll see these signs on the door. Please join us at the Alice Sheets Marriott Center for Dance for our special 125th Anniversary Celebration Sunday Service.

Please join us for an evening of live jazz and soul food to benefit the Coming of Age group’s Boston Heritage Trip. Seats are limited for this unique event, which will take place on Feb. 20 from 6-8 p.m. in Eliot Hall. Plan to purchase your tickets when they go on sale after next Sunday’s service. $25/person.
Kids are half price!