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Upcoming Wellspring Programs

Wellspring on January 30

Where in the World Was Tryst? A Sabbatical Report — Tryst Chagnon, UUFR’s Director of Religious Exploration, reports back on her experiences with other faith communities — their facilities, greeting systems, printed material, congregant demographics, vibe and worship formats. How did UUFR … read more.

A Musical Afternoon Delight, Feb. 17

On Sunday February 17th at 3 p.m, in the UUFR sanctuary and Founder’s Hall, Erik Dyke (UUFR member and bassist with the NC Symphony) and Friends present an afternoon of music for piano, violin, cello, bass, oboe, English horn and voice. Enjoy a jazz trio … read more.

HKonJ Moral March: Saturday February 9

The Historic Thousands on Jones Street (HKonJ) People’s Assembly Coalition is made up of the more than 125 North Carolina NAACP branches, youth councils, and college chapters from across the state and members of over 200 other social justice organizations. The HKonJ Coalition holds an annual … read more.

Upcoming Wellspring Programs

Wellspring on January 23:

Exploring White Privilege — Being white insulates us from the reality that racism harms us all.  And diversity alone will not lead to racial equity.  As white people, we recognize that we need to better understand and take responsibility for how our … read more.

Help Pack Food for BackPack Buddies on Sunday Jan 20

“BackPack Buddies” is the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle program that each Friday provides children from low-income households nutritious, kid-friendly groceries for the weekends when school breakfasts and lunches are not available. UUFR is sponsoring fifteen of those children for this school year as part of our … read more.

Won’t You Meet His Neighbor?

Francois Clemmons, singer, actor, playwright, and university lecturer, will show the documentary “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” at UUFR on Saturday, January 26, starting at 2 p.m. in Founders Hall.

Francois Clemmons played Officer Clemmons on Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood from 1968 to 1993, and he will … read more.