A Word from the Treasurer

By Scot Hedrick, Cedars UU Treasurer This article is the first in what will be regular updates to the congregation on our financial position and other related topics. (Download  A Word from the Treasurer in pdf format.) In this article, I would like to talk about automating pledge payments.  As I mentioned at our last Town Hall,

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Congratulations Cedars on Your Social Action Achievements

The Social Action Committee would like to applaud the Cedars congregation. Over the last church year, Cedars’ social action accomplishments were robust and commendable. Every month you gave generously to our Special Collections, which allowed Cedars to help organizations do the work of peace and justice in our greater community, nationally, and internationally. Our Special

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Mexican Fiesta: Festive Dressing Encouraged!

by Jane Martin It is time for a party! The Cedars auction is just around the corner. We are almost ready with banners, streamers, paper flowers, margarita glasses and Mexican blankets for our “Mexican Fiesta.” Do you have a costume yet? Pull out your peasant blouses, gaucho pants, Mariachi jacket, ponchos and sombreros. Who will

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A Little Bit of Mexico, a Big Boost for Cedars

November 3 will probably be cold and rainy, but those who attend the 2012 fundraising auction will be transported to another place and enjoy a few warm, festive hours celebrating la vida Mexicana. The youngsters will enjoy a festive tent and activities, the grownups will enjoy the Kempkes’ signature margarita recipe and everyone will dig

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¡Vamos a la fiesta!

Cedars 2012 Auction & Dinner Will Be Fun! For! All! Ages! ¡Hola amigos! You are cordially invited to the 2012 Cedars Auction, a vital community-building, fund-raising, hilarity-inspiring event for our entire congregation. Mark your calendars RIGHT NOW—Saturday, Nov. 3, 5 p.m. in our green sanctuary at the Island School. The theme is “Mexican Fiesta,” and

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