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Ordination of Danielle Webber

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 10:15 pm – This will be a first for Calgary Unitarians! Save the date for this great celebration! Coordination Team: Mary Jane Hussey (logistics), Dean Kasner (hospitality), Lynn Nugent (liturgy) Graphics: Corrina Neilsen Aesthetics: Pierrette Lavalle-Hoch There will be several fundraising events to cover ordination costs and donations are welcome as well!

Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner

Monday, Oct 14, 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm – Set up at 3:30 – Dinner served at 4:00 pm Hosts: Neil Morton, Liz Blackstock & Rev Debra One of the most delightful ways of building community is by sharing a meal. Why not share this year’s Thanksgiving dinner with your Calgary Unitarian family? The turkey and tofurkey will be provided – the rest of the […]

Coffee Choir’s first sing-along of the new year

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – We resume our singing schedule this month: Tuesdays October 8, 15, and 22, with coffee and conversation at 1:30 pm and singing from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm on each of those days in Wickenden Hall.  Our singing themes for this round are People (October 8), Places (October 15) and Things (October 22.)  If you have a song […]

Pub Night

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

The Nature of Grief

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Grief has affected us as a community this past year more than ever. Grief is often misunderstood, minimized, avoided, or suffered in silence. You are invited to join Kathryn Burwash, MSc. R.Psych. And for a half day workshop sharing what she has learned from her work with the Grief Support Program at Alberta Health Services. […]

Turn of the Wheel: Half-Day Spiritual Retreat

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm – Join Rebekah Mobley-Kasner and friends for the quarterly Turn of the Wheel Spiritual marking the seasonal transition with reflection. We will take time to reflect individually on the four areas of our lives: physical, emotional, mental, spiritual. We will spend time on each aspect, looking back over the past season and considering how we are […]

Facilitator Training

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm – The word facilitator means “to bring ease”. A facilitator’s role is to make participation easy and comfortable for those attending programs or groups at Calgary Unitarians. Being a facilitator might involve providing detailed background information (e.g. World Religions). Facilitating involves fewer presentations and more guiding the group in activities while encouraging people to share (Building […]

Pub Night

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

Family Camp: Drumheller

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 – Sunday, Aug 18, 2019 @ All Day – Family Camp is August 16th -18th in Drumheller! Walk to the water park or tour the Royal Tyrell Dinosaur Museum. There are cabins, fully serviced RV sites and tent sites. Self registration begins April 1st. Everyone is welcome! If you would like to attend, or have any questions, please contact DRE Sheila MacMaster at dre@calgaryunitarians.ca

Pub Night

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

Pub Night

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

Turn of the Wheel: Half-Day Spiritual Retreat

Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm – Join Rebekah Mobley-Kasner and friends for the quarterly Turn of the Wheel Spiritual marking the seasonal transition with reflection. We will take time to reflect individually on the four areas of our lives: physical, emotional, mental, spiritual. We will spend time on each aspect, looking back over the past season and considering how we are […]

Pub Night

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

Death is Not an Option Workshop 2: Signposts of Death

Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – You are invited to join Lay Chaplain Lynn Nugent and Rev. Debra Faulk for a practical and heart centered look at death and dying. The second in this series of half day workshops will focus on understanding the physical processes the body goes through in death. What are the signposts of death and how can […]

Build Your Own Theology Part 1 – only for current class participants

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

Build Your Own Theology Part 1 – only for current class participants

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

CanUUdle Youth Conference

Friday, May 17, 2019 – Monday, May 20, 2019 @ All Day – CanUUdle is the annual conference for Canadian Unitarian Universalist youth and this year, it’s happening at Calgary Unitarians on May 17-20. As the host congregation for CanUUdle XIX, Calgary Unitarians is responsible for providing volunteer support to this annual conference. We’re looking for a few volunteers for this vitally important job. If you’re interested or need more […]

Build Your Own Theology Part 1 – only for current class participants

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

The Many Faces of Grief – Cancelled

Saturday, May 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – This workshop has been postponed due to the facilitator being out of town for the birth of her granddaughter (significantly later than expected!)

Build Your Own Theology Part 1 – only for current class participants

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

Build Your Own Theology Part 1 – only for current class participants

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

Pub Night

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

Death is Not an Option: Workshop 1: Are You Prepared?

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – You are invited to join Lay Chaplains Bev Webber and Lynn Nugent for a practical and heart centered look at death and dying. The first in this series of half day workshops will discuss being prepared for illness and death, including having a will, a personal directive, enduring power of attorney and end of life […]

Build Your Own Theology Part 1 – only for current class participants

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

Build Your Own Theology Part 1 (second class)

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

Changes to the Endowment Trust Fund

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Reminder:  SPECIAL BUSINESS MEETING CONSIDERATION of AN AMENDMENT TO THE ENDOWMENT TRUST FUND AGREEMENT Date: Sunday, April 14, 2019 Time: 12:00 noon Location: Panabaker Hall The purpose of this Special Business Meeting is for the congregation to consider and vote on a motion to change the method for calculating the annual transfer of funds from the Endowment Trust […]

Cabaret 2019

Friday, Apr 12, 2019 – Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Save the Date!  Our Annual UUphonia Cabaret is coming….  Don’t miss the event of the season!

Build Your Own Theology Part 1

Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – This multi-session class only allows new participants at the first two classes, on April 10 and April 17.  After those first classes, enrollment is closed. Join us as we explore the fundamental religious and spiritual beliefs, values, and convictions that inform and direct our lives. We will begin by looking at our UU principles and sources, […]

Film Night: Modified – A Food Lover’s Journey into GMOs

Friday, Apr 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm –   Fun Friday Film Night – April 5 at 7:00 pm Green Sanctuary and Calgary Permaculture Guild Present: Modified: A Food Lover’s Journey into GMOs The filmmaker and her mother embark on a very personal and poignant investigative journey to find out why genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are not labeled on food products in the United States and Canada, […]

Pub Night

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

Chili Lunch

Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 @ 11:45 am – 12:45 pm – Join the congregation as we celebrate our gratitude by sharing a delicious chili lunch presented by our creative Stewardship Committee. We’re raffling a super gift basket to those who bring their pledge today (or have already pledged on paper or online).

Pub Night

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm –   Come enjoy our monthly pub night, full of deep conversation, fellowship and fun! Where: Kensington Pub- 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about it, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself. Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The […]

Coffee Choir Last Day!

Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm – This is singing for everyone, and everyone gets to sing the tune! Three Tuesday afternoons – February 12, 19 and 26 in Wickenden Hall. come at 1:30 pm for coffee, cookies and conversation and sign from 2:00 – 3:00 pm.

Film Night: Containment

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm –   Fun Friday Film Night: February 22, 2019 at 7:00 pm Green Sanctuary and Calgary Permaculture Guild Present: Containment Can we contain some of the deadliest, longest-lasting substances ever produced? Part observational essay filmed in weapons plants, Fukushima and deep underground— and part graphic novel – ‘Containment’ weaves between an uneasy present and an imaginative and troubled […]

Caring, Cooking, Connection

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm – The Caring Team is hosting a Caring, Cooking, Connection event on February 20 from 3-7 PM to prepare and freeze meals for people from outside and inside our Unitarian community who require a meal from time to time. We need the assistance of approximately 6 – 7 people. If you are able to help with the event, please […]

Stitching Circle

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Beautiful Things Come Together One Stitch at a Time Please come together with us for the Stitching Group on Wednesday, February 20 from 10:00 to 12:00. We meet in Room 7 which is through the left door at the bottom of the Wickenden stairway and down the hall. Just follow the giggling! Look forward to seeing you then!

Coffee Choir Continues!

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm – This is singing for everyone, and everyone gets to sing the tune! Three Tuesday afternoons – February 12, 19 and 26 in Wickenden Hall. come at 1:30 pm for coffee, cookies and conversation and sign from 2:00 – 3:00 pm.

Young Adults Board Games Day

Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm –     Have you ever wondered if there is more to tabletop gaming than Scrabble, Monopoly or Risk? Come connect with the young(ish) adults in your community with some games, snacks, conversation and laughter! We will have all of this and more. Please feel free to bring a favourite board game and a snack or […]

Just a test

Friday, Feb 15, 2019 @ 12:00 am – 12:01 am –

It’s a crazy-fun test of events and registration! woot woot

Family Movie Night

Friday, Feb 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Canine superstar Bolt doesn’t know that he’s on a TV show; he thinks his amazing powers are real. When Bolt finds himself on the mean streets of New York, he begins his most-amazing adventure: the quest to find his person, Penny. Doors open at 6:30; movie starts at 7:00 pm.

February Pub Night

Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Where: Kensington Pub 207 10A St. NW www.kensingtonpub.com You’ve read about, you’ve heard about it, now come out and experience it for yourself! Pub Night is a night of great conversation and fellowship at one of Calgary’s most iconic pubs. The menu is very inclusive, complete with gluten free and vegetarian options. Pub Nights are […]

Chamber Music Concert with Tom Mirhady and the Springbank Trio

Sunday, Feb 3, 2019 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm – Sunday, February 3rd at 2:30pm in Panabaker Hall.  Tickets go on sale starting this Sunday at coffee hour for cellist Tom Mirhady’s annual classical-music concert offering.  This year’s performance features Tom as part of the much-loved Springbank Trio, and also includes Persian-Canadian musician Vafa Adib playing santur and tombak.  Tickets: $25 regular, $20 senior/student, or […]

Souper Sunday

Sunday, Jan 27, 2019 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm – It’s Baaaaack! Join Us, Won’t You? Souper Sunday is THIS SUNDAY after service. The Youth are serving soup after service this Sunday, January 28th to raise funds for Youth CANUUDLE in May.  If you would like to bring a soup or buns to support the Youth, please email dre@calgaryunitarians.ca to let her know what you’ll contribute. Please join the youth and […]

Town Hall Visioning Discussion

Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 @ 12:00 am – 2:00 pm –   THIS Sunday, January 20, 2019 from 12:00 – 2:00 If you have not signed up, please email willsonr@telusplanet.net if you’re planning to attend. Please come and help us grow and co-create our community! The following questions will be discussed: 1.    What first inspired you to join the Calgary Unitarian Community? 2.    What inspires you to continue […]