Our Community meets in small groups and large

Our active community offers a variety of interesting opportunities to meet people, share an interest, or to make a difference in the community.

Neighbourhood group events

No Events

Neighbourhood groups

Several neighbourhoods host an email group to help members and friends in that area to connect

Fairview/False Creek
Neighbourhoods: Fairview/False Creek/South Cambie

Email group: fairview-unitarians@googlegroups.com

Contact Vivian Davidson

Contact: Mary Bennett (interim)

Westside Unitarians (click for our googlegroup) iAny Unitarians living west of Main are welcome to join us. This group met for the first time in December, 2018, and met monthly gathering until March, 2020.

East Van
Contacts: Paul Prescod

Email group: East Vancouver

Richmond/Delta/South Vancouver/Beyond to the South
Neighbourhoods: Marpole; Oakridge; Sunset-Fraserview; Richmond, Delta, Surrey

Contact: Kiersten Moore

New Westminster/Burnaby/Beyond to the East
Neighbourhoods: New Westminster, Burnaby, Maple Ridge, Mission

Contacts: Mary Lage

Email group: New Westminster

West End/Yaletown/North/West Van
Neighbourhoods: West End, Yaletown, Strathcona; North and West Vancouver

Contact: Cathy Sevcik

Coffee Hour

After watching the service on youtube, wander over to zoom to see who’s in the coffee room. https://ucv.im/coffee

John, Donna, Erin and Nan facilitate.

Sermon Discussion
Join the coffee hour Sermon Discussion breakout room every Sunday.
Open Discussion
If you want to just chat with a few people, this is the space for you.
Newcomers and Oldtimers
On the 1st and 3rd Sundays, members of the New U committee welcome everyone to drop in “ask us anything.”
Refugee Committee
Meets on the 4th Sunday as part of the zoom coffee hour. Starts at 12:30pm Contact Huguette. All welcome
Soul Matters Drop-in
Meets on the 4th Sunday as part of the zoom coffee hour. Starts at 12:30pm  All welcome.
Breakout Rooms
If you’d like to propose a specific topic or invite a particular group to a breakout room any time between 12 and 1:30 on Sunday, just let the host know. They usually set up an additional room for flexibility.

Book Groups

All of these groups are open to drop-ins.

No Events
Sunday Book Club
2nd Sunday of each month. 12:30 pm Contact Rob Dainow. Meets in a breakout room on coffee hour.
Canadian U*U Womens Association Feminist Book Club
2nd Sunday at 4 pm Contact: Mary Bennett
Potluck Book and Lunch Club
Last Thursday 11 am  Contact: Nan Gregory”

Technology Help

Zoom Practice
1st Tuesday at 4 pm. Open to Unitarians across Canada. John, Donna and Mary facilitate.
CompuTech Help
On occasion and usually as part of Sunday coffee hour, you can bring your technology issues for one of our volunteers to assist.

Covenant groups

Several covenant groups are now meeting via zoom or through phone and email contact.

Click here to learn more about covenant groups.

Women’s Groups

are either temporarily not meeting or meeting via zoom. No new groups are anticipated.

More about Women’s groups here.

Women’s Meditative Poetry Group

Drop-ins are welcome. Contact: Mary Bennett

Click here for details and current schedule.

Men’s Groups

Contact Rob Dainow about men’s groups activities and opportunities.

More about Men’s Groups here.

Genders and Sexualities Alliance

This group meets monthly via zoom on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

Email gsa@vancouverunitarians.ca if you want details

Compassionate Communication

Practice Groups. Contact Nancy B

Earth Spirit Circle

Contact earthspiritucv@gmail.com to learn about activities.