Category: WU_11-09-16

Transgender Day of Remembrance, November 20th


A Transgender Day of Remembrance vigil will be held on the Battle Green on Sunday, November 20 at noon. Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is an annual observance that honors the memory of those whose lives were lost in acts … Read the rest

Pizza and Game Night

pizza-and-game-night-copy-1All are welcome to attend this monthly gathering for games and pizza! Please join Rev. Anne and Sadie Kahn-Greene for some group games and board and card games. If you have a favorite game to share, please bring it along!… Read the rest

This Week at First Parish





Wednesday, November 9

Special Worship Service 7:45 p.m. Sanctuary
Choir Rehearsal 8:30 p.m. Sanctuary
Thursday, November 10
Creative Callings 2:00 p.m. Parlor
Meditation 4:00 p.m. Parlor
Saturday, November 12
Game Night & Pizza Party 5:00 p.m. Parker
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Munroe Saturday Night this Saturday

adriansicam3Singer/Songwriter Adrian Sicam will present a solo performance entitled “Angel of Desire” on Saturday, November 12, 2016, as part of the Munroe Saturday Nights performing arts series. The performance, which will blend jazz, pop, r & b standards, and original … Read the rest

Being a Muslim in the US These Days: A Panel Discussion

islamPlease join our neighbors at the Follen Church for this panel discussion to be held on Thursday, November 17, 7:30pm. Panelists are Aishah Abdul-Mussawir, Library Media Specialist at the Cambridge Public Schools and co-founder of Boston Islamic School; Tahir Chaudhry, … Read the rest

Poinsettia Sale – Deadline Today

poinsettiaIt’s time to plan for a festive sanctuary this holiday season! First Parish will be accepting orders for poinsettias from Wilson Farm.

The cost is $10.00 for a 6 1/2″ pot, with proceeds going towards the purchase of greens for … Read the rest

Special Food Collection, November 20th

As Thanksgiving approaches, please help your neighbors by donating non-perishable food items to the Lexington Interfaith Food Pantry. Items needed include baked beans, canned fruit, canned vegetables, cereal, macaroni & cheese, “Meals in a Can”, pasta, peanut butter, rice, soup, … Read the rest

News from the Board


I want to offer a huge thank you to everyone who made our Second Annual Folk Concert a huge success on Sunday.  Needless to say, Rip spent many hours planning the concert, arranging for guest musicians, and preparing the First … Read the rest

Winter Outerwear Drive

watchGently used or new  (and CLEAN) fall and winter outerwear for children, women, and men is being collected during November for immigrants supported by WATCH in Waltham.
Families need winter jackets, coats, snowsuits, snow pants, hats, gloves or mittens,
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Creative Callings this Thursday

yarnAll are welcome to participate in an informal group of members and friends who enjoy fiber arts. On Thursday, bring your knitting, crocheting, beading or other fiber work and meet in the church parlor from 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm … Read the rest

Sunday Service

life-storiesThere’s a myth of who we are that many of us grow up with — heard as children, or in our heads, or from other — and frequently, that story becomes real as we live into our lives as adults. … Read the rest

Unity Group November Meeting

unity-novemberThe next meeting of the Unity Group will take place on Monday, November 14th beginning at noon. All women of the church are welcome!

12:00 Socializing

12:30 Lunch

1:30 Program

If your last name begins with S, T, U or … Read the rest

Newcomers Welcome to the New UU Workshop

Theme Chalice8 – 11 am on Saturday, Dec 3. at Polly Erickson’s house:  2 Ryder Lane in Lexington

Come for breakfast, stay for the workshop!

Unitarian Universalists talk about deeds, not creeds. What does this mean about the role of faith … Read the rest

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