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Cherry Hill Estate Sale – April 1

It’s not April Fools….Kathy and Michael Lerner are having a large estate sale at their previous residence, Cherry Hill B&B, 520 Galland St, Petaluma 94952, Sat. April 1, from 9-5.

Calling All Friendly People to be Greeters – April 9

If you enjoyed people welcoming you to UUP, why not become a greeter yourself? On Sunday, April 9, 9:15 – 11:00am we will be holding a training session for new greeters in the Small Conference Room. The greeter job is a once-a-month commitment to welcome everyone who comes to UUP with interest and warmth, especially visitors. Two or three greeters work each Sunday from 11-11:30. It’s a lovely way … Continued

Right to a Roof: Tenant Protections

Tenant Protections in the Era of Displacement, by NBOP Come learn about the growing movement challenging the displacement crisis in the Bay Area, and how Petaluma can be a part. Learn how rent control and just cause eviction policies work, and how they form part of the resistance to the Federal Government’s desire to divide … Continued

Make Petaluma schools “Safe Havens”

Call to Action: Attend the Petaluma City Schools Governing Board meeting to show your support for a resolution that all PCS campuses are “Safe Havens” and develop policies to support our most vulnerable students. When: Tuesday, March 14th at 6:15 Where: 200 Douglas Street (Petaluma City Schools – Board Room) Why: It’s been over 2 … Continued

SSU Social Justice Week

Sonoma State University hosts its second annual Social Justice Week with more than 30 hours of lectures, panels, films and activities on topics ranging from the Black Lives Matter movement to the CIA. Keynote speakers include author David Talbot, hip-hop historian and radio host DaveyD, and Code Pink co-founder Medea Benjamin. A donation of $10 … Continued

NBOP Rent Campaign Kickoff

Please come and celebrate the kickoff of our campaign for the Special Election for Rent Control in Santa Rosa.  We will be walking every Saturday until the Election.   Enjoy the music and dancing! See poster here

Gamiliel of California Update and Day of Advocacy in Sacramento

Our community partner the North Bay Organizing Project is a member of Gamaliel, a national organization based in Chicago, which provides community organizing training and advice. Karen Elliott attended the quarterly meeting, as NBOP’s representative to Gamaliel of California.  Organizers are on fire-fighting Trump’s negative agenda.  It is an opportune time to become involved. NBOP … Continued

WhaleCoast Alaska 2017

Four Alaska UU fellowships invite you to experience our eco-cultural and spiritual program next summer!  See Alaska through the eyes of local UUs in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Seward, and Sitka with friendly homestays and unique tour activities.  See wildlife, including moose, bears, caribou, whales, bald eagles, seals, and otters. Visit Denali National Park. Experience Native Alaskan … Continued

Summer Blessings to All of You from Rev. Theresa Novak

Dear Unitarian Universalists of Petaluma,  I am very much looking forward to serving as your minister for the next 2 or possibly 3 years. I was a member of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Marin during the time when UUP was first being established.  My family and I even attended your very first retreat!  What … Continued