The Spirit of Music
This special service will explore creating and sharing music as a spiritual practice. The service, featuring musical performances by UU Casper members and friends, will be highlighted by Jani Van Deusen and Jayne Jacobs performance of Jani’s original composition “Suite Mountain Air,” winner of Artcore’s 2017 New Music Competition. Service leader Janice Holz. A youth RE program and childcare are available during the service, and refreshments and conversation follow. Everyone is welcome!
Special Saturday Earth-Centered Service: Mabon at Crimson Dawn
On Saturday, September 15th at 4:00 pm, everyone is invited to a special earth-centered Mabon service marking the Autumnal Equinox and the beginning of the harvest season, and celebrating local folklore and Earth-centered spirituality. The service will be held at Crimson Dawn Park on Casper Mountain, and led by Athne Machdane.
The service will begin at the Crimson Dawn parking lot with a processional to the Woodland Theater. Come just for the service, or fully explore Crimson Dawn by enjoying any or all of the other activities planned, including hiking the trails or touring the museum from 3:00 to 4:00 pm, potluck dinner at 5:00 pm, and an optional tour through the Park shrines at 6:30 pm. Please remember to bring water and jackets, and blankets are recommended to cover the log benches at the Theater. Everyone is welcome, including well-behaved and leashed pets. If you would like to carpool up the mountain, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Laura at 307-259-4469.
Annual UU Casper Water Communion
Waters of adventure, waters of peace, waters of joy, waters of struggle, waters of hope.Those who wish to are asked to bring water from (or symbolizing) a special place they have visited during their recent physical or spiritual journeys. The water will be poured into a common bowl to symbolize our diversity and unity, and to celebrate our coming together in a sharing, loving community. The annual UU Casper end-of-summer picnic will follow the service! A youth Religious Exploration program and childcare are available during the service. Everyone is welcome!