Anti-Racism Discussion Groups, Summer 2017
As a followup to the anti-racism workshop held on May 6, we are organizing discussion groups around two relevant books, The Fire this Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race by Jesmyn Ward (Thursdays, June 22, 29, July 6, 6:30-8:30), and White Rage: The Unexplained Truth of our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson (Wednesdays, August 9, 23, and 30, 6:30-8:30). Even if you did not participate in the workshop, you are welcome to join us in the book discussions.
Fort Wayne GLBTQ+ Pride March & Festival, Saturday, July 22
Save the date, Saturday, July 22, for the march (11:15am) and festival (begins at 12noon). More details will be shared in the coming weeks. In the meantime, if you are interested in helping coordinate or volunteer at our booth, contact Hope Sheehan via email or find her phone number in our church directory.
ArtVenture: ArtPrize, Grand Rapids, September 30, 2017
Bus will Depart Meijers, Lima Road at 8 AM, returning to Fort Wayne around 9 PM. We will stop for a restroom break both ways (there is a bathroom on the bus), but the restroom break does NOT have access to food. You’ll want to ensure you bring food and/or eat lunch/dinner in Grand Rapids. Registration Cost: $50, includes transportation, tip, and evening treat. Early Bird Registration Special: Save $5! Pay by Sunday, August 27 and only pay $45 per person. Mail registration & check (payable to UUCFW with Grand Rapids in memo line) to UUCFW, 5310 Old Mill Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46807. Call 744-1867 with questions.