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

New Programs

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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