Recurring Events and Fellowship Opportunities
Circle Dinners - Planned potluck dinners and conversation for eight to twelve people. Everyone brings a dish for the dinner. Meets the third Saturday of January, March, May, September, and November in members’ homes.
The Wednesday Stitchers bring their needle work, beginning or advanced, to The Gathering Space and stitch with friends, new and old. Meets Wednesdays, 11 AM to 2:00 PM.
Sandwiches for SEARCH Homeless Services - Help make 50 sack lunches for distribution to the homeless on the second Thursday of each month. Join the group that meets in Westwood Hall at 10:30 AM.
Daytime Book Group - Join us for a lively discussion of great reads!
Day Group meets third Thursdays of each month at 10 AM in the Library
2014/2015 Daytime Book Group selections
Jul 17 - Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger
Aug 21 - My Own Country, by Abraham Verghese
Sep 18 - The Age of Reason, by Thomas Paine
Oct 16 - Caleb's Crossing, by Geraldine Brooks
Nov 20 - My Father's Paradise, by Ariel Sabar
Dec - no book
Jan 15 - Stealing Lincoln's Body, by Thomas Craughwell
Feb 19 - The Last Kind Words Saloon, by Larry McMurtry
Mar 19 - One Summer: America 1927, by Bill Bryson
April to Sep, 2015: to be determined in early 2015
Oct 15 - The Sixth Extinction, by Elizabeth Kolbert
Check the Emerson E-blast and newsletter for updates on what our book groups are reading!
Men's Book Group - The Men’s Book Group reads a book (or some portion thereof) per month and meets for discussion and fellowship over dinner. The group seeks to expand the participants’ intellectual horizons by reading both fiction and nonfiction.
Women's Evening Book Group - This group discusses all kinds of fiction, and non-fiction and meets second Wednesdays at 7:30 PM in the Church Library.
Choir Rehearsal - No experience necessary! Just show up on any Wednesday at 7:00 PM in our Sanctuary September-May, and Music Director, Bonnie Rosensteel, will find a place for you.