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Feb
1
Mon
Support Indigenous Peoples Day
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day

There is ongoing work to abolish Columbus Day and recognize Indigenous Peoples Day. You can learn more and get involved here. If you want to work on Indigenous Peoples Day in your town or city, be sure to connect with the larger campaign first.

Support Indigenous Resistance to Extractive Piplines #STOPLINE3
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day
Right now, there is a growing Indigenous-led struggle to#StopLine3, a pipeline in so-called Minnesota. Line 3 would be disastrous for the climate. “The carbon output would be equivalent to opening 50 new coal plants—more carbon emissions than the entire current Minnesota economy,” these words were shared by Winona LaDuke, director of Honor the Earth in her recent article, “Stopping Trump’s Last Pipeline Will Take All of Us” in The Nation.
Feb
27
Sat
A Medal for Willie By William Branch
Feb 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for a virtual production of William Branch’s A Medal for Willie, a powerful play which examines the intersection of segregation and racism in a small town during the Jim Crow era with eerily contemporary parallels. Log on at 7:45 to live music by Danny Rivera, and stay for an audience Q&A with a panel of the cast, directors, and members of Families Organizing for Racial Justice (FORJ).
Feb
28
Sun
Sunday Service: Building the Beloved Community @ Facebook Live
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The congregations of First Parish in Brookline and First Church in Jamaica Plain will come together, virtually, for shared worship, followed by a joint social hour. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with our UU neighbors and further expand our beloved community. Rev. Elizabeth Bukey and Rev. Lisa preaching.

Please check back on Sunday morning for the Order of Service.

The service will broadcast on Facebook Live. You do not need a Facebook account.

Mar
6
Sat
Talking to Kids About Race and Racism
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Talking to our children about race and racism is also an ongoing, lifelong need. We, as adults doing this work, can use ongoing motivation and support in this work. Join this discussion to learn from each other.