Central Coast Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

A welcoming and liberal spiritual  community in Lincoln County, Oregon since 1984.   Visitors Always Welcome.

From September through May, we meet weekly Sunday mornings at 10:15 am, at the Visual Arts Center, 2nd Floor, Nye Beach Turnaround, 777 Northwest Beach Drive, Newport, Oregon. (We do not meet weekly during the summer months.)

A map to our location can be found here: https://ccuuf.org/map/

For information about our congregation, contact us at info@ccuuf.org


Summer 2017 Schedule

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Summer 2017
Sunday, June 4, 10:15 am. Fellowship Meeting. Presentation:  What Have We Learned traveler and the gulchFrom Our Travels?  Members of the fellowship are invited to share key moments from their travels and to what they have learned in the process. Where have we been, what did we take away from the experience? Discussion led by Craig Sherman. [Celebrant is Mary Ann Beggs.]
***This will be the last Sunday Fellowship Meeting for the season. We will resume regular Sunday meetings after Labor Day.***
Sunday, June 4, 10:15 am. Memorial Service.  Our June 4th Fellowship Meeting will candleinclude a memorial service for a member of our fellowship, Melissa Stanley.  Melissa was a leader in our fellowship and we will take this opportunity to honor her memory.

Melissa Stanley passed away in 2016 at the age of 84. Born in Washington, she was a graduate of Dayton (Oregon) High School and of the University of Oregon. After a long career teaching biology at George Mason University in Virginia, she retired to the Oregon Coast in 1999 with her partner, Joan Render.   In retirement, Melissa became a volunteer at the Oregon Coast Aquarium, a master gardener, and was active in the Central Coast Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.  Melissa was preceded in death by her partner, Joan Render and her parents,  Bruce Millam & Annie Fay Millam.   Melissa wanted her surviving friends to remember that “The greatest comfort is to know that you are a part of nature—forever!”
Sunday, June 4, 12:00 noon. CCUUF Administrative Board Meeting.

Saturday, June 10, 12:00 noon – 3:00 pm. Barrel Bottling Party, hosted by Florence UU red-wine2Fellowship.  Wine bottling event at Rainsong Vineyard, 92989 Templeton Road, Cheshire, OR 97419. For more information, contact Mary Ann Beggs at maryannbeggs @ mac.com.

Sundays, June 11 – September 3. We do not meet.  We do not meet weekly on Sundays in the summer months. We will resume Sunday fellowship meetings the Sunday after Labor Day.

Friday, June 23, 2:00 pm. CCUUF Administrative Board Meeting of both 2016-17 and 2017-18 boards.  At home of Mary Ann Beggs. For directions, contact her at maryannbeggs @ mac.com
summer picnicSunday, June 25, 11:30 am. Fellowship Picnic. Cynthia Jacobi and Gary Lahman will host the fellowship in a potluck picnic at their home.  Parking is tight so carpooling is recommended. Come at 11:30 and bring your potluck dish and a folding chair if you have one.  Bring a hat as it looks like it will be a day with sunshine!  Provided: plates, utensils, cups, coffee, soft drinks, ketchup, mustard.  428 NW 17th. St., Newport.  Need directions or have questions, contact Gary at 541 961 1793.

Tuesday, July 4, 7:00 pm. Fireworks watching party! Celebrate the 4th of July, have ice cream, and watch the fireworks at Yaquina firework-clipart-firework-white-colorful-croppedBay in Newport.  Larry and Mary Ann Beggs will host a fireworks watching party. It’s a great view of the Newport fireworks from their home.  The Beggs will furnish the ice cream, guests bring toppings. Please RSVP to Mary Ann at maryannbeggs @ mac.com.

Saturday, July 29, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm.  Administrative Board Meeting followed by lunch.  At the McEntee Room of the Newport Public Library.

picnic basketSunday, August 27, 11:30 am. Fellowship Picnic. 
Curt and Sue Wilkins will host the fellowship in a potluck picnic at their home. For more information, contact Curt at WilkinsCurt @ yahoo.com

Sunday, September 10, 10:15 am. Sunday Fellowship Meetings resume.


 Additional Activities and Notes

Oregon UU Voices for Justice.  contact or join Oregon UU voices on social issues at: http://www.uuvoicesoregon.org/.

CCUUF recognized by the UUA as a “Welcoming Congregation.”   On July 27, 2012, Central Coast  Unitarian Universalist Fellowship received confirmation that we have been recognized by the Unitarian  Universalist Association of Congregations (UUA)  as a Welcoming Congregation.

Our Mailing Address,  Website, Newsletter, & Donations:  Checks may be made out to CCUUF and placed in our donation box or mailed to: Gary Lahman, CCUUF Treasurer, P.O. Box 111, Newport, Oregon 97365.  Receipts will be issued upon request or at the end of the year.  Our website is at www.CCUUF.org.  To contribute activities or announcements to the Newsletter or to add or remove people from emailing list, please contact admin@ccuuf.org We are a Welcoming Congregation.  All are equally welcome regardless of race, background, gender, or sexual orientation.