SOUTH BAY UNITARIAN FELLOWSHIP
MEETINGS: 11:00 a.m. SUNDAYS at 2603 Mathews Avenue, Redondo Beach, CA
SBUF Telephone Information: (310) 374-1451
President: Penny Hendricks Newsletter: Penny Hendricks Treasurer: Lorna McClellan
April 2014 Newsletter
“America is a liberal idea. Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses---not your rich, and your elite and your aristocrats.” Rev. Jesse Jackson, July 30, 2004
April 6 - ON YOUR
MIND OR IN THE NEWS Have you read, seen or heard something
recently that concerns you, or that you want to explore further? John
and Carol Simpson will moderate this discussion of current events.
April 13 –
1491, NEW REVELATIONS OF THE AMERICAS BEFORE COLUMBUS
Come hear about the Americas that you were never taught
in school. Before the scourge of disease brought from Europe, many parts
of the Americas were populated by sophisticated societies, both agricultural and
hunter/gatherer. Come hear about the first Thanksgiving from a native
American point of view (clearly not 1491). Come share how your views of Indians
(native Americans) might be changed by this new perspective. Bob Johnson
April 20 –
WISDOM TALES FROM AROUND THE WORLD Meron Castain
will share folktales and parables from such diverse traditions as Sufi, Zen,
Taoist, Christian, Jewish, Buddhist, African, and Native American. Meron
April 27 –
FRIENDLY VISIT TO ONTARIO Peter Landecker will present a
program about his visit to Ontario, Canada with the Friendship Force. He
joined a Friendship Force group from Hartford to visit St. Catherine's, the
Stratford area, Toronto and North Bay. A trip highlight was his choosing
the night colors for the American and Canadian Niagara Falls. He will
share some of the cultural things he learned during this wonderful trip as well
as share some of the beautiful images he recorded. TBA will
S. April 6
Carol Simpson John S.
J. April 13
Mc. April 20 Claire Aukerman
Mc. April 27 Bonnie Folkart
S. May 4
Peter Landecker John S.
J. May 11
Penny Hendricks Penny H.
For Openers and Refreshment Persons
Openers arrive at 10:30 a.m., unlock doors, cabinet, put out sign, start water, put on tablecloths, make the coffee, start the water, set-up cups, etc. for the refreshments. Please display the fellowship candle on the circular table. Place the Guest Book, name tags, and offering basket on the long table.
Refreshments need to arrive by 11:00 a.m. Please arrange a trade if you cannot attend or clean up on the day assigned. When you bring refreshments, it is your turn to be responsible for the clean up of the entire refreshment table including the coffee water and supplies. If you need help, just ask. By the way, thank you very much!
OF UPCOMING EVENTS*************
23 – Beach Cities Symphony 64th Season
at 8:15 p.m. with a pre-Concert lecture at 7:30 p.m.
Admission-----Campus Parking $3
Camino College, Marsee Auditorium
Beach Blvd. at Crenshaw in Torrance
Information: 310-379-9725 and http://BeachCitiesSymphony.org
Project: Needs Please donate if you can.
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do I become a member of the South Bay Unitarian Fellowship?
Membership is open to all persons
15 years of age or older who
sign a membership card expressing agreement with the purpose of the Fellowship.
Members become eligible to vote and hold office three months after
signing membership cards. Members are expected to participate in SBUF activities and to
provide a helping hand and financial support when needed.
SBUF Programs If there is a particular topic you would like to see presented on a Sunday morning, or an organization you want to know more about, or a good book you would like to share, or any other ideas for Sunday morning programs, please call Penny Hendricks. Your input is valuable! Thank you for your help.
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