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  • Choir Rehearsal
    8/30 am-10/00 am
    December 1, 2019

    Our choir is open to all who love to sing. We have fun and when we sing, we communicate this joy to the rest of the Fellowship.
    Rehearsals are every Sunday from 8:30 – 10:00 am. Choir is led by Will Whitehead.
    The songs we sing reflect our seven principles. Our songs reinforce our values. We sing …[Read more]

  • Sunday Service
    10/30 am-11/30 am
    December 1, 2019

    Speaker:  Gary Batey
    Pianist:  Eleonora Lvov
    Chalice Lighter: Doris Sutliff
    Coffee Hour Hosts:  Worship Team, Audio Visual, and Knitters
     
     
     

  • Social Justice
    12/00 pm-1/00 pm
    December 1, 2019

    Meeting of the Social Justice Committee is at noon after the Sunday Service.
    Highlights of the meetings can be seen on the Social Justice page under Meetings.
     
    SOCIAL JUSTICE COMMITTEE
    Manatee Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
    Agenda November 3, 2019
    Call to order:
    Present: Chair pro tem – …[Read more]

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  • Book Club
    2/00 pm-4/00 pm
    December 2, 2019

     
    Bill Hayes and Mary Lou Thompson
    The Book Club will meet on Monday, December 2 at 2:00pm to discuss A Gentleman in Moscow.
    For more information, go to Activities > Book Discussion Group 

  • Manatee Clean Energy Alliance
    6/30 pm-8/00 pm
    December 2, 2019

     

        Meeting moved from November 18 to Monday, December 2 at 630 pm
     Manatee Clean Energy Alliance  is a coalition of many Green focused organizations.  MCEA is dedicated to making Manatee County green, Monthly meetings on the third Monday are open to public. For information email Jim …[Read more]

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  • Knitting 4 Peace
    10/00 am-12/00 pm
    December 3, 2019

    322 15th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207

    322 15th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207

    The knitting group meets twice a month at MUUF from 10 am to noon on the first and third Tuesdays each month. We are knitting scarves, dolls, blankets and items for the November Craft and Art Sale at the Bradenton Farmer’s Market.  Yarn, needles and help available for all wanna-be knitters.  See …[Read more]

  • Overeaters Anonymous
    2/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 3, 2019

    Overeaters Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength, and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. There are no dues or fees for members; we are self- supporting through our own contributions, …[Read more]

  • Membership Committee
    2/30 pm-6/30 pm
    December 3, 2019

    Membership Committee meets regularly to update membership and friend rosters. Protocol for visitors on Sunday Mornings is established for the Visitor Table.

  • Zen Meditation
    6/30 pm-8/00 pm
    December 3, 2019

    Zen Meditation benefits include stress reduction, increased happiness, improved memory and improved immune system function. Those interested are encouraged to join in meditation in the Zen tradition and begin a practice that could help you change your life. Meditation is universal, being at heart …[Read more]

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  • Toastmasters
    6/00 pm-8/00 pm
    December 4, 2019

    Toastmasters meets every Wednesday at 6 pm. Anyone over 18 years old can join and everyone is welcome. The slogan of Toastmasters International is “Better Listening.” The club started in 1924 to help people conquer the fear of public speaking. Members give speeches and are evaluated by other …[Read more]

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  • Worship Team
    10/00 am-12/00 pm
    December 5, 2019

    Worship Team meets in the Social Hall to plan the focus of the Sunday Service. Our Minister, the Service Leader manager and the Music Program representative review services in the past and discuss changes and innovations for upcoming services..

  • Al-Anon
    12/00 pm-1/00 pm
    December 5, 2019

    Al-Anon meets every Thursday from noon to 1 pm, using the front door to enter. The Al-Anon Family groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experiences gaining strength and hope in order to solve their common problems. Al-Anon believes that alcoholism is a family …[Read more]

  • Meditation
    7/30 pm-9/00 pm
    December 5, 2019

    OPEN MEDITATION on Thursday

    This open meditation forum is to expand our understanding of meditation and how it is approached from different traditions. Meditation is a tool that helps us as we use various techniques to decrease stress in our lives, promote well-being and healing on physical, …[Read more]

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  • Climate Awareness Event
    4/00 pm-6/30 pm
    December 6, 2019

    Sponsored by Sierra Club Ready for 100, Manatee Clean Energy Alliance, and others, there will be an event at the Central Library in Downtown Bradenton on Friday, December 6, 2019, from 4 to 6:30 pm  For further information click:  . https://www.sierra club.org/readyfor100

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  • Bridge
    1/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 7, 2019

    The Bridge group meets every Saturday afternoon in the Social Hall at 1:00 pm.

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  • Choir Rehearsal
    8/30 am-10/00 am
    December 8, 2019

    Our choir is open to all who love to sing. We have fun and when we sing, we communicate this joy to the rest of the Fellowship.
    Rehearsals are every Sunday from 8:30 – 10:00 am. Choir is led by Will Whitehead.
    The songs we sing reflect our seven principles. Our songs reinforce our values. We sing …[Read more]

  • Sunday Service
    10/30 am-11/30 am
    December 8, 2019

    Speaker:  Fred L. Hammond
    Pianist:  Barbara Jensen
    Chalice Lighter: Doris Sutliff
    Coffee Hour Hosts:  Worship Team, Audio Visual, and Knitters
     
     
     

  • MUUF 101
    11/45 am-12/45 pm
    December 8, 2019

    On Sunday, December 8th, after the service, Rev. Fred will lead a MUUF 101 session for people thinking about joining our Fellowship. Bring your coffee and join us in the sanctuary where we’ll get acquainted, listen to each other’s history in faith communities and what brought us to MUUF. We’ll learn …[Read more]

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  • Chalice Circle -Tuesday
    10/30 am-12/00 pm
    December 10, 2019

    Chalice Circles
    Ed Kobee and Al Usack
    Chalice Circles are MUUF’s version of the popular concept of “small group ministry.”   In our highly mobile society there is a need for relationship and connection between and among people. Chalice Circles foster connection and caring among members of the …[Read more]

  • Overeaters Anonymous
    2/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 10, 2019

    Overeaters Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength, and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. There are no dues or fees for members; we are self- supporting through our own contributions, …[Read more]

  • Zen Meditation
    6/30 pm-8/00 pm
    December 10, 2019

    Zen Meditation benefits include stress reduction, increased happiness, improved memory and improved immune system function. Those interested are encouraged to join in meditation in the Zen tradition and begin a practice that could help you change your life. Meditation is universal, being at heart …[Read more]

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  • Finance Meeting
    10/00 am-12/00 pm
    December 11, 2019

    The Finance Committee will meet monthly to review and plan for the congregation.

  • Men’s Group
    2/00 pm-4/00 pm
    December 11, 2019

    322 15th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207

    322 15th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207

    Men’s Group meets every second Wednesday of each month at 3:00 pm. The group is led by John Isham, our president.

  • Toastmasters
    6/00 pm-8/00 pm
    December 11, 2019

    Toastmasters meets every Wednesday at 6 pm. Anyone over 18 years old can join and everyone is welcome. The slogan of Toastmasters International is “Better Listening.” The club started in 1924 to help people conquer the fear of public speaking. Members give speeches and are evaluated by other …[Read more]

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  • Al-Anon
    12/00 pm-1/00 pm
    December 12, 2019

    Al-Anon meets every Thursday from noon to 1 pm, using the front door to enter. The Al-Anon Family groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experiences gaining strength and hope in order to solve their common problems. Al-Anon believes that alcoholism is a family …[Read more]

  • COSM
    2/30 pm-4/00 pm
    December 12, 2019

    Committee on Shared Ministry. This committee of our Minister with several members discusses plans for the Fellowship.

  • Meditation
    7/30 pm-9/00 pm
    December 12, 2019

    OPEN MEDITATION on Thursday

    This open meditation forum is to expand our understanding of meditation and how it is approached from different traditions. Meditation is a tool that helps us as we use various techniques to decrease stress in our lives, promote well-being and healing on physical, …[Read more]

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  • Share-a-Dish
    6/00 pm-8/00 pm
    December 13, 2019

    Share-a-Dish events are always on the second Friday of the month. Social Hour is at 6 pm, Dinner is at 6:30 pm with the program following about 7:15 pm.  Sign up in the Social Hall and bring a dish.
    Program: Christmas Sing-along with Shirley Loebel

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  • Transgender Inclusion Study Group
    10/00 am-12/00 pm
    December 14, 2019

     This will be part of a six week program on two Saturdays each month for discussion on “Transgender Inclusion in Congregations.” See details under Programs > Welcoming Congregations.

  • Bridge
    1/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 14, 2019

    The Bridge group meets every Saturday afternoon in the Social Hall at 1:00 pm.

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  • Choir Presentation and Rehearsal
    8/30 am-10/00 am
    December 15, 2019

    Our choir is open to all who love to sing. We have fun and when we sing, we communicate this joy to the rest of the Fellowship.
    Rehearsals are every Sunday from 8:30 – 10:00 am. Choir is led by Will Whitehead.
    The songs we sing reflect our seven principles. Our songs reinforce our values. We sing …[Read more]

  • Special Collection-Turning Points
    10/30 am-12/30 pm
    December 15, 2019

      The Special Collection for December 15 will be for Turning Points. MUUF has chosen Turning Points for our December special collection.
    Their mission is three-fold: to facilitate, coordinate and provide services at no charge in almost all cases to prevent homelessness in Manatee County.  
    They …[Read more]

  • Sunday Service
    10/30 am-11/30 am
    December 15, 2019

    Speaker:  Fred L. Hammond
    Pianist:  Barbara Jensen
    Chalice Lighter: Doris Sutliff
    Coffee Hour Hosts:  Worship Team, Audio Visual, and Knitters
     
     
     

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  • Overeaters Anonymous
    2/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 17, 2019

    Overeaters Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength, and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. There are no dues or fees for members; we are self- supporting through our own contributions, …[Read more]

  • Board of Directors meeting
    6/30 pm-8/30 pm
    December 17, 2019

    322 15th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207

    322 15th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207

    November Board meeting postponed to Tuesday, Dec. 17.
    The Board of Directors meet every fourth Tuesday of the month. Member are welcome to observe or be on the agenda. 
    President:                 John Isham   jpisham27@gmail.com
    Vice President:         Carol Bartz
    Secretary:                  …[Read more]

  • Zen Meditation
    6/30 pm-8/00 pm
    December 17, 2019

    Zen Meditation benefits include stress reduction, increased happiness, improved memory and improved immune system function. Those interested are encouraged to join in meditation in the Zen tradition and begin a practice that could help you change your life. Meditation is universal, being at heart …[Read more]

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  • Toastmasters
    6/00 pm-8/00 pm
    December 18, 2019

    Toastmasters meets every Wednesday at 6 pm. Anyone over 18 years old can join and everyone is welcome. The slogan of Toastmasters International is “Better Listening.” The club started in 1924 to help people conquer the fear of public speaking. Members give speeches and are evaluated by other …[Read more]

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  • Our Daily Bread
    9/00 am-11/00 am
    December 19, 2019

     Once a month (3rd Thursdays) we volunteer to serve free meals to needy folks at Our Daily Bread which is in the same building as Turning Points.  This is the Bill Galvano One-Stop Center on 17th Avenue West. Various congregations take turns hosting the meal program with MUUF’s turn on the third …[Read more]

  • Al-Anon
    12/00 pm-1/00 pm
    December 19, 2019

    Al-Anon meets every Thursday from noon to 1 pm, using the front door to enter. The Al-Anon Family groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experiences gaining strength and hope in order to solve their common problems. Al-Anon believes that alcoholism is a family …[Read more]

  • Meditation
    7/30 pm-9/00 pm
    December 19, 2019

    OPEN MEDITATION on Thursday

    This open meditation forum is to expand our understanding of meditation and how it is approached from different traditions. Meditation is a tool that helps us as we use various techniques to decrease stress in our lives, promote well-being and healing on physical, …[Read more]

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  • Fellowship at Caddy’s
    4/30 pm-6/00 pm
    December 20, 2019

    Caddy’s at the Pointe ~ Friday, December 20, 4:30PM.  Join your friends (make new friends!) for our monthly gathering at Caddy’s. It’s a lively and festive place right on the water in downtown Bradenton. Everyone is welcome on the 3rd Friday of every month at 4:30PM. Come! (801 Riverside Dr. E, …[Read more]

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  • Bridge
    1/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 21, 2019

    The Bridge group meets every Saturday afternoon in the Social Hall at 1:00 pm.

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  • Choir Rehearsal
    8/30 am-10/00 am
    December 22, 2019

    Our choir is open to all who love to sing. We have fun and when we sing, we communicate this joy to the rest of the Fellowship.
    Rehearsals are every Sunday from 8:30 – 10:00 am. Choir is led by Will Whitehead.
    The songs we sing reflect our seven principles. Our songs reinforce our values. We sing …[Read more]

  • Sunday Service
    10/30 am-11/30 am
    December 22, 2019

    Speaker:  Fred L. Hammond
    Pianist:  Barbara Jensen
    Chalice Lighter: Doris Sutliff
    Coffee Hour Hosts:  Worship Team, Audio Visual, and Knitters
     
     
     

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  • Christmas Dinner
    12/00 pm-2/00 pm
    December 25, 2019

    Christmas Dinner at noon on December 25.  Sign up in the Social Hall. Join the MUUF table at the Lazy Lobster on Lockwood Ridge.

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  • Al-Anon
    12/00 pm-1/00 pm
    December 26, 2019

    Al-Anon meets every Thursday from noon to 1 pm, using the front door to enter. The Al-Anon Family groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experiences gaining strength and hope in order to solve their common problems. Al-Anon believes that alcoholism is a family …[Read more]

  • Meditation
    7/30 pm-9/00 pm
    December 26, 2019

    OPEN MEDITATION on Thursday

    This open meditation forum is to expand our understanding of meditation and how it is approached from different traditions. Meditation is a tool that helps us as we use various techniques to decrease stress in our lives, promote well-being and healing on physical, …[Read more]

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  • Bridge
    1/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 28, 2019

    The Bridge group meets every Saturday afternoon in the Social Hall at 1:00 pm.

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  • Choir Rehearsal
    8/00 am-10/00 am
    December 29, 2019

    Our choir is open to all who love to sing. We have fun and when we sing, we communicate this joy to the rest of the Fellowship.
    Rehearsals are every Sunday from 8:30 – 10:00 am. Choir is led by Will Whitehead.
    The songs we sing reflect our seven principles. Our songs reinforce our values. We sing …[Read more]

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  • Overeaters Anonymous
    2/00 pm-3/00 pm
    December 31, 2019

    Overeaters Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength, and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. There are no dues or fees for members; we are self- supporting through our own contributions, …[Read more]

  • Zen Meditation
    6/30 pm-8/00 pm
    December 31, 2019

    Zen Meditation benefits include stress reduction, increased happiness, improved memory and improved immune system function. Those interested are encouraged to join in meditation in the Zen tradition and begin a practice that could help you change your life. Meditation is universal, being at heart …[Read more]

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