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James Reeb Mural Fundraiser Launches!

UU Casper is excited to launch a nationwide fundraiser through faithify.org for the Rev. James Reeb Memorial Mural, here in his hometown of Casper. Please help share the story of Rev. Reeb, UU minister and civil rights martyr. Click here for more information.

June Book Club: 50 Years at the Bright Spot, by Betty Evenson

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, 50 Years at the Bright Spot, by Betty Evenson. “This is the story of the Bright Spot, a little roadside convenience stop on the edge of a highway bordered by the vast open plains of Wyoming.” “Through intimate detail she [Betty … Continued

NPR Launches Podcast about UU Minister Rev. James Reeb

On May 14th, NPR launched a serial podcast about UU minister Rev. James Reeb, who grew up in Casper, WY, and was murdered in 1965 in Selma Alabama while protesting in support of voting rights. Here is a link to a May 14th NPR interview of Andrew Beck Grace and Chip Brantley, hosts of the new … Continued

UU Casper Annual Congregational Meeting Sunday, June 2nd

The UU Casper Annual Congregational Meeting is set for Sunday, June 2, 2019, immediately following the annual New Member Service. The agenda includes (so far!): Year end recap Adoption of operating budget for fiscal year July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 Election of board members Other business We are blessed to be a free … Continued

May Book Club-Broken: A Love Story, by Lisa Jones

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, Broken: A Love Story – Humans, Horses, and Redemption on the Wind River Indian Reservation, by Lisa Jones. Find out more about this book at brokenalovestory.com The UU Casper monthly book club discussion will be the last Monday, May 27th, 6:30 pm. … Continued

April Book Club: A Dog’s Purpose: A Novel for Humans, by W. Bruce Cameron

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, A Dog’s Purpose: A Novel for Humans, by W. Bruce Cameron. The UU Casper monthly book club discussion will be the last Monday, April 29th, 6:30 pm. Copies of the book are available at UU Casper. Join in!

UU Casper March Book Club: Trans* A Quick and Quirky Account of Gender Variability, by Jack Halberstam

Everyone is welcome to participate in reading this month’s UU Casper Book Club book, Trans* A Quick and Quirky Account of Gender Variability, by Jack Halberstam. According to the University of California Press, “In the last decade, public discussions of transgender issues have increased exponentially. However, with this increased visibility has come not just power, … Continued