Adult Programs

Choir

The choir rehearses every Wednesday night from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. Sept. through June in the sanctuary and sings twice monthly in Sunday services, September through June. 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, … Continued

Handicraft Circle

The Handicraft Circle brings knitting, crocheting, sewing, needlepoint, and more. You are invited to join them to work on whatever project you like with conversation and maybe a cookie or two. Many of them are experienced crafters and glad to help. Days: First and Third Thursday Time: 2:30-4:30 pm Location: Rotating in member’s homes Contact: … Continued

MAGIC

MEDIA AND GRAPHICS IN THE CONGREGATION Each week, members of the church collaborate with the minister to create the powerpoint slide presentation for Sunday worship services. Orientation is given. New volunteers are welcome. Find out more about doing the slide shows from Andy Edgar-Beltran at church, or at edgar_andy@hotmail.com.    

Seminar in Humanist Philosophy

This seminar begins its eleventh year this fall. Participants discuss assigned readings on the nature of social ethics, which would advance human welfare, and on scientific methodology as the source of provisional truth about the universe and its denizens. Analytic thinking, rather than recall, is the modus operandi. One can enter the seminar at any … Continued

T’ai Chi Chih

T’ai Chi Chih(R) is offered by Lisa Otero, an accredited instructor who has been a practitioner for 20 years. The classes teach and practice a set of 19 gentle movements and one pose that focus on developing, activating, circulating, and balancing the body’s intrinsic energy, called Chi. This moving meditation is easy to learn and … Continued

UU Bridge Group

The UU Bridge Group plays friendly games of contract bridge, and tries to accommodate different experience levels. If there is sufficient interest, they may again provide lessons for beginners utilizing teaching materials from Audrey Grant. Join them to have fun and stretch your mind. Days:        Every Wednesday Time:        1:00 – 3:00 pm Location:     … Continued

UUniques 50+

This Adult Program enjoys monthly potluck dinners and field trip outings. The potlucks include speakers that represent a cross section of professionals, generally affiliated with conversation, history of Ventura County or a non-profit group. Members of our Church Community sometimes share interesting trips with the group. The outings include a lunch out before visiting a … Continued

Thursday Book Group

The Thursday morning book group, which reads non-fiction, continues to be well-attended by a interesting group of readers who enjoy lively discussions. Our members are from the communities of Ventura, Oxnard, Camarillo and Ojai. It is an open group. Please feel free to drop in for a single session (even if you have not read … Continued

Fun Book Club

Join us on the third Sunday of each month at 11:30 am on the couches in the West Alcove of the Sanctuary. We read one book each month and get together to discuss it with the aid of a list of questions about the book. All are welcome. Reading List: April, A Man Called Ove: A … Continued

UU Scrappers

The UU Scrappers are an informal group of scrap bookers who get together to share ideas, leftover supplies, and camaraderie. They tell stories about the pictures or just listen and work on their own projects. Scrappers arrange and journal photographs taken as recently as last week or that are as old as their ancestors. Bring … Continued