Women’s Connections provides an opportunity for UUFCO women to come together for events and activities. In the context of our spiritual and fellowship journeys, Women’s Connections endeavors to enhance personal growth and build strong inter-connected relationships among women in our UU community.
Calendar of monthly Meetings
May 9, 6:30 p.m. : The Feminine Devine—Anastasia Compton
Explore the pre-Christian religions and how Goddess worship was included. Consider how the Feminine Devine was a changed and valued in the development of Christianity, and how today there is a reclaiming of the Feminine Devine and interest in Goddess worship.
June 15, 7 p.m. : Dance Party—Rebecca Miller
July ?, : Patriarchy—Barbara Belzer
What is Patriarchy and how does it affect our lives both consciously and unconsciously? Discuss what might shared power and responsibility look like in our families, communities, work place environments, and governmental entities.
August 15, ? : Book Discussion—Donna Jaeger-Williams
Join a discussion of the book “ .” (Available at the Deschutes Library, local bookstores and online.)??
September 8, 1:30 p.m. : Money and Finances—Leslie Koc
October ?, : Self Discovery Through Art—Trudi Forti and Barbara Belzer
November ?, : Aging: Personal aging or for Caregivers of those who are aging—Leslie Koc
How to cope and find support for issues involving ones own aging such as isolation, health needs, losing independence, memory problems, and more. How to be a supportive care giver of an aging person and how to manage your needs while meeting the needs of your family and yourself.
December : TBD
January : TBD
February : TBD
Upcoming Special Activities
Ashland/Shakespeare Festival - Date? Rebecca Miller, Organizer
Camping (two nights or longer) - Date? Rebecca Boyer and Mari Levesque, Organizers
Program at Breitenbush - September ? Nancy Stevens, Organizer
Women’s Connections will continue to thrive with each of us sharing our expertise and enthusiasm. Our future programming depends on YOU. Do you have an idea for a program for a Monthly Meeting or Special Activity? We want to hear from you. Use the CONTACT FORM link below to connect with a member of the Steering Team about your idea.
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