Adult Activities and Classes

PFLAG Meetings at UUCV

4th Wednesday •7pm • Green Room The Ventura Chapter of PFLAG (Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays) PFLAG supports the members, families, and allies of the LGBT community. Contact Gary Zinik, 805/650-3327, pflag.ventura.ca@gmail.com.

Small Group Ministry in Covenant Groups

One of the things that so impressed me with this church was the many small groups offered. From men’s and women’s groups, book clubs, adult religious education, exercise and even hobby groups. So how do Covenant Groups differ from all the other small groups? Covenant Groups are led by trained co-facilitators. Working from a monthly … Continued

Join the UU Backpack Trip to Mount Whitney

Are you interested in a challenging backpack trip of about 40 miles to the top of Mount Whitney? Join us for this one week adventure the end of July 2017. There will be training hikes to local peaks. Contacts: David Henkel or Mike Sixbey

UUCV Hikers

UUCV Hikers hit the trail on the first Saturday and second Thursday of the month. They leave at 8 am sharp from the church. Come enjoy beautiful views, good company and vigorous exercise.  Guests are welcome if they are capable and prepared. Contacts: Mike Sixbey 205-4032 or Vel Linden-Akseven 796-1940

Open Mic Night

About four times a year, UUCV invites members and friends to share their talents on a Saturday evening– whether as musicians, singers or spoken word artists — a chance to perform in front of a supportive and non-critical audience while providing a nice evening of entertainment and fellowship for members, friends and family. Contact: Kent Brinkmeyer, 818-281-6245 For me, these nights have … Continued

Men’s Discussion Group

Each week the attending members choose a few important issues for a lively discussion. They discuss a wide range of topics including economics and politics. They strive to insure that each person has an opportunity to contribute his ideas and concerns. Come add your perspective. Days:         Every Tuesday Time:        9:30—10:30 am Location: Conference … Continued

Friday Night Movies

Every Friday, watch a superb but little-known movie with a fun group while you enjoy popcorn and snacks. Meet Friday evenings at 7:00 pm in the Green Room (Enter at rear of church through Berg Hall) Current movie schedules are available in the church newsletter, On Common Ground. All are welcome. For more information, contact: Julie Moore, 653-6296

Women’s Voices Discussion Group

This open women’s group explores women’s roles and issues using audio/video presentations with discussion. All women are welcome.   Participants choose topics and ideas for discussion such as women’s issues, political and current events, including breaking news. Participating members will have an opportunity to contribute their ideas and concerns and to enjoy each other’s company. Days: … Continued

Buddhist Meditation

Friendship Sangha of the Heart The Friendship Sangha of the Heart practices mindfulness meditation in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh.  We gather every Monday for an  evening of meditation which includes silent sitting meditation, silent walking meditation, inspirational readings, music, singing, chanting, and an opportunity to share about our meditation practice. This weekly program … Continued

Choir

The choir rehearses every Wednesday night from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. Sept. through June in the sanctuary and sings monthly in Sunday services, September through May. This is a non-audition group of very dedicated and enthusiastic and loving singers.  New members are welcome at any time during the church year.  Please contact Carolyn Howard, the Music Director, or … Continued