Service Opportunities (Page 2)

Service Opportunities (Page 2)

Need Help with Cookie Social

The Christmas Eve service typically concludes with our cookie social in the Social Hall.  If that is to happen this year we must find people who know the kitchen routine to prepare the tables, make coffee, tea, etc. and clear the space afterward.  If you are able to do this most welcome and important service, please contact Sharon Scholl via sharonscholl527@comcast.net or…

Cat Colony

We have a small cat colony that lives on the grounds at UUCJ (three cats). A group of UU’s feeds them twice a day on a regular schedule, and we are looking for an additional person to join our group. If you like cats and live fairly close by — even if you can only do this once a week — please let Donna Janesky know.

The Food Pantry Needs You!

The Arlington Community Services Food Pantry is experiencing a food shortage at this time, and, unfortunately, there were no food contributions at UUCJ in the last two weeks. UUCJ has supported Arlington Community Services Food Pantry and their other services for many years, and they need our help! Carlos Fraticelli drops off UUCJ’s donation every Tuesday, and he is…

Call for Volunteers

Would you like to make an impact on the future of our church? Plant the seeds of faith. Share your time, care, and love with our young UUs. Join the young students of the Religious Exploration program for fun, worship, and community. Get philosophical with the teens. Engage with the elementary school children. Play with the toddlers and babies. Come worship with our young…

READ USA Book Fair

READ USA Book Fair at Arlington Heights Elementary will be on Tuesday May 21.  Anyone who would like to volunteer for the book fair may go to www.readusainc.com to sign up.  Just click on the link for volunteer.  You will find a list of all the schools being served.  Click on Arlington Heights and choose a shift.  You may also volunteer for any of the other schools…

UUCJ Dance: We need volunteers!

The Congregational Life Committee is hosting a dance this quarter, and is looking for volunteers to lead the following teams: food, drinks, decorations, set-up, technical, straightening-up. Email Mark Stewart at mssjax@hotmail.com by January 15th if you are interested!

Clothes Closet Outreach

Unfortunately, I will no longer be able to carry on this outreach program in 2019 due to health reasons. I have been doing it for the past two years, and it has been very successful, with over a ton of donations in 2017, and close to that this year. So- if you are interested in taking it over or perhaps sharing the duties with others, let me know. Duties consist of…