A Loving Journey July 3, 2020 by Kathleen Stearns - Recommended reading by a Cedars author. Just as the COVID-19 pandemic arrived, Cedars member, Judy Friesem, released her personal memoir, Summoned by a Stroke. A reviewer wrote: What a privilege to read Judy Friesem's beautiful, tender, and breathtakingly honest reflections… more
Creativity Fair July 3, 2020 by Kathleen Stearns - As first announced several weeks ago, we have organized a virtual version of the several after-service Creativity Fairs that were held in Webster Hall in recent years. These fairs gave people the opportunity to see and appreciate artful demonstrations of… more
Position Available July 2, 2020 by Kathleen Stearns - Cedars UU Church is looking for an individual to provide leadership for Faith Formation programming at Cedars, including activity content and structure that draws on UU-related curricula and values. In addition, this person must foster developmentally appropriate educational, spiritual, and… more
New Church Year Begins July 2, 2020 by Kathleen Stearns - On Wednesday, July 1, 2020, the new Cedars church year begins. This is Cedars' 61st year since its founding as the Unitarian Fellowship of Bainbridge Island on June 9, 1959. New Trustees, Herb Hethcote and Dawna Kramer will join continuing… more
The Lyncher In Me by Warren Read June 5, 2020 by Admin_A - A nationally acclaimed author, who also happens to be a Member of Cedars, deserves special recognition and our gratitude. After a week filled with scenes of protest and violence across our national stage, we find Warren Read's 2008 memoir, The Lyncher in Me (Borealis… more
Hunger Doesn’t Take a Vacation June 5, 2020 by Admin_A - Special Collection, June 14 Tradition continues...no matter how weird this time may be!For the past several years, Cedars has held a June Food Drive to help Fishline and Helpline House fill their shelves with kid-focused food for the summer. More children than ever before rely on… more
UUA General Assembly May 29, 2020 by Admin_A - A Transformative Experience: Virtual GAJune 24-28 Virtual General Assembly (VGA) 2020 will offer all Unitarian Universalists an opportunity to gather and deepen connections with each other and our faith. In addition to the General Sessions, Synergy, Service of the Living Tradition,… more
Religious Education News May 22, 2020 by Admin - RE Classes Suspended RE Classes will not meet again until worship services resume at The Island School. -The Religious Education Committee  more
Staying Connected Through Shelter-in-Place May 22, 2020 by Admin - How to Communicate NowDuring the Shelter-in-Place, your Cedars staff and Board of Trustees continue to conduct church business and to work on your behalf. We are following practices that consider the health and well-being of our Cedars community. You can… more
In Our Community May 22, 2020 by Admin - Cedars member, Carol Ann Davidson, will be teaching an online Chair Yoga class through Dayaalu Center. There is a pre-recorded free class for you to try, and there will be Zoom live-stream classes on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. Thursday classes will… more