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Raleigh Ramblers Are Having Fun Again!

If you are reading this, then you too are a Raleigh Rambler! We UUFR members and friends will be going out at least once a month to have some fun. On June 18, we’re going to watch Casablanca, the original version from 1942, at the Rialto Theatre. And we’ll do dinner beforehand at The Point … Continued

Fair Courts Day of Action June 5

Did you know that lawmakers are considering major changes in the way state judges are selected? Join the UUFR Voter Advocacy team at the Fair Courts Day of Action sponsored by Democracy NC. It is June 5th, 2-5 p.m. Meet in Bicentennial Plaza, then lobby your legislator at the NCGA.

Water Bottles for Love Wins

The Love Wins community is in need of water bottles (metal and/or BPA free plastic), Gatorade packets, and hats. As the temperature rises, so does the risk of dehydration. Please donate-a box will be located in the foyer near the food shelves.

The Gallery

The Gallery “Fur, Feathers, and Fins” is the current show in the Members Gallery. More than 40 pets are being honored by 21 UUFR households. It is a guarantee that you will be moved to tears when you read the stories about these beloved pets.

Side with Love and Justice next Tuesday

Join fellow UUs for the next Poor People’s Campaign event on Tuesday, May 29th at 2 pm. Meet at Bicentennial Plaza in Raleigh. The rally will focus on the US War Economy, Militarism and the Proliferation of Gun Violence. Rev. Dr. William J. Barber will be joining us for the rally. We need you to … Continued

Welcome New Members!

We are pleased to welcome 19 new members to our UUFR Family. Please stop by the Connections Bulletin Board to see their pictures and bios. Our next Pathway to Membership program will begin in October.

Love Wins Lunch – Still Need Fruit and Pork!

UUFR will provide lunch for 70-80 homeless guests at Love Wins Community Engagement Center on May 30. We still need BBQ pork and fruit! Linda Liles will email you with logistics. Please go to the following Sign up Genius to volunteer: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0948a8a92aabf49-love3

Save the Date for the Spring Spruce Up!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 2, from 9 am to noon for the first annual UUFR Spring Spruce Up! Let’s get our campus ready for summer before people take time off from work and school. There will be a variety of projects people can work on both inside and out, and kids are more … Continued

Lessons From the Marriage Equality Movement

UUFR member Tracy Hollister will be the speaker for the next Triangle Freethought program. Tracy has been a national leader of the Movement for several years and will review that history. This event will take place In Founders Hall, on Monday, May 21, at 6:30 p.m.

Urban Ministries — Is Cereal Surreal?

Is Cereal Surreal? No, it’s just a critical need at Urban Ministries’ food pantry! Please include a box of cereal in your donation of canned goods this month — collection will extend to May 27. If you’d like to help deliver and shelve the food on May 29, please email Linda Bestimt at [email protected]