Author: Mary Bennett

Women’s March – Discussion and Poster-making

Sunday January 13 7:30-8:30 pm Fireside Room, Vancouver Unitarian Centre, 949 West 49th at Oak

Women’s March – Discussion and Poster-making

Cayla Naumann  just moved to Vancouver in May of last year after having lived 15 years in Victoria. She grew up in the Unitarian Church San … read more.

We Are an Inclusive Community

Our congregation includes and values members who identify as

lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, asexual, queer, straight
many different ages, genders, ethnicities, abilities
single, married, common-law, divorced
having various roles within a diversity of family structures
Pagan, Hindu, Sikh, Jewish, Buddhist, Christian, Muslim, Agnostic, Humanist, Atheist


and intersecting combinations

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Good Yule and Happy Solstice

Winter Solstice will occur in Vancouver on December 21 at 9:11 am Pacific time.

You can check out solstices and equinoxes here:

This month’s full moon will be on December 22 at 9:48 am. The December full moon is sometimes called “Cold Moon” (for obvious reasons, … read more.

Earth Spirituality Calendar

Some people like to print out their calendar, so we’re experimenting with creating a monthly pdf of all of the earth spirit, circle dance, pagan and labyrinth events. Let me know if this is useful and any suggestions or questions you have. We will post on … read more.

The Art of Instagram

Vancouver Unitarians are now active on instagram. Tanya approached our minister about getting instagram going and within a week we had an “Instagram” meeting. Tanya has offered to be the lead person/coordinator for up to six months during which time she’d mentor our youth to take … read more.

Choir Advent Concerts 1999-2018

Here are the major works sung by the Chalice Choir over the past 20 years.

Chalice Choir Advent Concert Featured Major Works

1999 J.S. Bach Cantata #140:  Wachet Auf

2000 Britten  Ceremony of Carols

2001 J.S. Bach  Christmas Oratorio, Part 1

2002 Haydn  Missa Sancti Nicolai

2003 Dvorak  Mass in D

2004 J.S. Bach  Christmas Oratorio, Part 2

2005 Poulenc  Gloria

2006 Mozart  Vespers K.339

2007 Handel  Coronation Anthems

2008 Vivaldi  Gloria

2009 J.S. Bach  Magnificat

2010 Schubert  Mass #6 in Eb

2011 Vivaldi  Magnificat 710a

2012 J.S. … read more.

Seasonal Services and Events at UCV

Here’s a summary list of December services for your convenience.

Sunday, December 2, 11 am – Worship Service: Hope, an all-congregation worship service on this first Advent Sunday

Sunday, December 2, 7:30 pmChalice Choir Advent Concert

Dark Night, Luminous Night. Join the Chalice Choir … read more.

Board Blog – NEW

Léonie Armstrong, the new President of the UCV Board, welcomed the new board members: Leslie Hill, Elisabeth Geller (Vice-President), Cathy Sevcik (Treasurer) and Sheila Resels at our meeting on November 20 (every third Tuesday).  We would like to remind everyone that all UCV members are welcome to … read more.

Theatre Forums at UCV

Theatre Forums at UCV Jan 27 and Feb 24, 2019

The first two forums for 2019 will feature theatre with a focus on community-engaged theatre. In January, our own Diane Brown, artistic director of Ruby Slippers, will talk about improv theatre techniques and engage with … read more.