Below is a comprehensive listing of the many events and meetings at UUCSS.

Coming of Age

Youth who are completing Coming of Age (9th grade rite of passage) will lead worship and give their testimony about what being a Unitarian Universalist means for them.

Write Here! Write Now!

Three important environment bills are under consideration RIGHT NOW in the Maryland legislature: two on renewable energy and one on protecting our water.  Come write a short note to Gov. Hogan, your delegates and senator this Sunday, March 24 at coffee hour.   Green Sanctuary will provide details of the bills, sample text, and stamped…

Women’s Book Group

Meetings are held at a member’s home. All interested readers are welcome with no long-term obligation. We meet informally, discuss the book, take a break for delicious drink and refreshment, and discuss the future titles.  Questions: Call 301-754-1239.

UUCSS Choir Practice

The choir is open to all generations, and any middle and high school students who want to supplement their school singing experience with additional singing in the church choir are especially welcome. Rehearsals are Thursday nights 7:30pm- 9:30pm in the UUCSS sanctuary. For more information contact our Music Director, Michael Holmes, at musicdirector@uucss.org.

In Motion

Universalist minister and scholar L.B. Fisher wrote in 1921, “Universalists are often asked to tell where they stand. The only true answer to give to this question is that we do not stand at all. We move.” Physics and faith come together as we examine the not-quite-linear motion of spiritual growth, the rotational motion that…

Styrofoam Recycling Drop-Off March 31

The Green Sanctuary Committee will be accepting polystyrene for recycling during coffee hour in the Community Room on Sunday, March 31, Sunday , April 7, and Sunday, April 14 from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m ACCEPTED:All foam with the #6 symbol including: Foam cups and “to-go” containers, egg cartons, ice chests, rinsed meat trays, protective packaging foam…

Green Sanctuary Meeting

If addressing climate change and promoting sustainable ways of living are issues important to you or if you want to learn more, come join the UUCSS Green Sanctuary Committee!  We welcome you! We meet at the church sanctuary on the first Monday of the month from 7:00 – 8:00 PM during the months of September…

Property Committee

Please contact property@uucss.org for details, as meeting schedule and location are subject to change. Monitors the requirements for maintenance, renovation and improvement of buildings and grounds. Working closely with the sexton, supervises and organizes the maintenance of church property. Manages the attractiveness of the church facility, gardens, and grounds. Helps the church to be energy-efficient and…

Administrative Operations Committee

Please contact aoc@uucss.org for details, as meeting schedule and location are subject to change. Supports the minister and staff in performing the administrative functions of the church. The committee is responsible for improving office procedures and making decisions about purchases, replacements, repairs and maintenance of all office equipment.

Color Blind to Color Brave (CB2)

The Racial Justice Task Force seeks to support UUCSS’s goal of creating greater equity and racial justice in our congregation and community.  RJTF will host a two-day Color Blind to Color Brave Conversations workshop, open to up to 30 members and friends, to explore ways our church culture might transform so policies and decision-making are…