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Remembering Orlando, One Year Later – Monday, June 12, 2017

By | 2017-05-24T12:42:48+00:00 May 24th, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice, The Greater Community|

On June 12, 2016, the deadliest shooting in American history took place at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida. Join us on the first anniversary of that tragic night for a film about the emergency room workers' experience followed by a candle lighting memorial service to remember the souls whose lives were cut short. There [...]

Volunteers and Materials for a Summer Reading Program

By | 2017-05-23T22:20:18+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

For the past seven summers, adult and teen volunteers have worked with children in the Huntington Station community for a free reading program. Children come July through August, Tuesday – Thursday nights from 5-7 pm to learn to love books, to keep up their skills and prepare for the new school year. Students read books independently [...]

Buy your book for the common read this Sunday!

By | 2017-05-11T13:45:08+00:00 May 10th, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice, Take Action|

UUA Common Read – Joint Book Discussion with our local NAACP chapter in Huntington Tuesday, May 23 7pm Join us Tuesday, May 23rd for a joint discussion of this year’s common read, The Third Reconstruction: How a Moral Movement is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Fear by The Rev. Dr. William Barber II and Jonathan [...]

April 30, 2017 – Undoing Anti-Semitism, Racism, and Oppression

By | 2017-04-27T14:21:06+00:00 April 21st, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice, Take Action|

Please join Bend The nArc, ATLI, and the Suffolk Y JCC for Undoing Anti-Semitism, Racism, and Oppression workshop on Sunday April 30th at 10am at Suffolk Y JCC (74 Hauppauge Rd, Commack).  In our current political reality, it’s more important than ever to strengthen our ability and personal commitment to work toward a country where everyone [...]

May 2, 2017 – HALT Solitary Confinement Advocacy Day & Pre Training

By | 2017-04-21T10:42:55+00:00 April 21st, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice, Take Action, The Greater Community|

Please Join us for an Advocacy Day for the HALT Solitary Confinement Act, Tuesday, May 2, 6:00 am – 8:30 pm, Albany NY. To register for a place in the UUCSR van and to attend a pre-Advocacy Day Training on Monday, April 24 at 7:30 pm in the Art Gallery of UUCSR (48 Shelter Rock Rd, Manhasset) please complete attached [...]

April 15, 2017 – Tax Day Action

By | 2017-04-27T14:21:08+00:00 April 11th, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

Join us on April 15 at 10:30 am at the IRS in Bethpage (999 Stewart Ave, Bethpage) to let President Trump know that Americans do care and that transparency matters! For decades, presidents have released multiple years of tax returns. Despite intense pressure, President Trump has refused to do so. Let's send a clear message to the [...]

April 15, 2017 – Trump Tax Rally

By | 2017-04-27T14:21:08+00:00 April 11th, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

Please attend a Trump Tax Rally on Saturday, April 15 at the IRS building in Hauppauge (1180 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Hauppauge)  from noon - 1:30 PM.  Bring signs.  Bring your friends.  Obama-era internet privacy rules are overturned, and our personal information is available for sale to the highest bidder. Pres. Trump, however, still refuses to release his [...]