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May 2017

Boswell Books Author Event

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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LA Kauffmann

Boswell Books Author Event Here at First Church!  L.A. Kauffman, author of Direct Action: Protest and the Reinvention of American Radicalism Thursday, May 4, 7:00 p.m. Direct Action is a longtime insider’s powerful account of the origins of today’s protest movements and what they can achieve now. As Americans take to the streets in record numbers to resist current policies, L.A. Kauffman’s timely history of protest offers unique insights into how past movements have won victories in times of crisis…

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First Friday Films: “Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret”

May 5 @ 6:45 pm - 9:15 pm
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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“Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret” (90 Minutes) Partner: Earth Justice           Follow filmmaker Kip Anderson as he discovers one of the most harmful industries to our environment and animal agriculture and how it leads to greenhouse gasses, destroyed forests, pollution and  depleted waterways.   Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Films begin promptly at 7 p.m. Discussion follows as time allows. Evening ends at 9:15 p.m.

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Cudahy Nature Preserve Outting

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 28, 2017
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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Wisconsin River

GET OUTDOORS! On Saturday mornings in May, from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., come to the Cudahy Nature Preserve (near the airport) where Ken Solis will lead us in pulling out the invasive garlic mustard from the area. If you sign-up at the Social Justice Table in the Common Room, you will receive helpful information, e.g. directions, what to bring, etc., by email.  Seize the invasive and seize the day! For more information contact Terry Wiggins.  

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Cudahy Nature Preserve Outting

May 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 28, 2017
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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Wisconsin River

GET OUTDOORS! On Saturday mornings in May, from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., come to the Cudahy Nature Preserve (near the airport) where Ken Solis will lead us in pulling out the invasive garlic mustard from the area. If you sign-up at the Social Justice Table in the Common Room, you will receive helpful information, e.g. directions, what to bring, etc., by email.  Seize the invasive and seize the day! For more information contact Terry Wiggins.  

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Cudahy Nature Preserve Outting

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 28, 2017
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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Wisconsin River

GET OUTDOORS! On Saturday mornings in May, from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., come to the Cudahy Nature Preserve (near the airport) where Ken Solis will lead us in pulling out the invasive garlic mustard from the area. If you sign-up at the Social Justice Table in the Common Room, you will receive helpful information, e.g. directions, what to bring, etc., by email.  Seize the invasive and seize the day! For more information contact Terry Wiggins.  

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Cudahy Nature Preserve Outting

May 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 28, 2017
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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Wisconsin River

GET OUTDOORS! On Saturday mornings in May, from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., come to the Cudahy Nature Preserve (near the airport) where Ken Solis will lead us in pulling out the invasive garlic mustard from the area. If you sign-up at the Social Justice Table in the Common Room, you will receive helpful information, e.g. directions, what to bring, etc., by email.  Seize the invasive and seize the day! For more information contact Terry Wiggins.  

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June 2017

Sanctuary Sunday

June 7 @ 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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Statue of Liberty Immigration

COME ATTEND SANCTUARY SUNDAY ON JUNE 11. Please join us at 11:15 a.m. in the Young Room for a three person panel. Each person will  present separate, yet coinciding, views of the Sanctuary/Deportation emergency in our community. Light refreshments will be available.  

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August 2017

Sanctuary Sunday

August 13 @ 11:15 am - 1:00 pm
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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SANCTUARY SUNDAY IS TODAY AFTER SERVICE! Join us from 11:15 a.m.-1:00 p.m. as Bruce Wiggins will present a slide show from the 2017 April Regional Assembly workshop which reviews the process employed by two Chicago UU congregations in making their commitment to help resettle refugee families. Sanctuary Sunday programs are held monthly and are offered to enhance our understanding of the various outcomes.

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Picket at Prison (as part of the Black Lives Matter Collaborative)

August 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Monthly on the same day
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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Prison

BLACK LIVES MATTER COLLABORATIVE, which includes First Church, recently, joined the Close the MSDF Coalition. The Coalition will be picketing regularly on the 23rd of the month beginning Sunday, July 23, from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the prison located at 1015 N. 10th St. We need to reinvest the excessive corrections spending to help make the formerly incarcerated more employable, to focus on keeping communities together, to find alternatives to locking people up for months at a time due to minor rule…

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September 2017

Picket at Prison (as part of the Black Lives Matter Collaborative)

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Monthly on the same day
First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, 1342 N. Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI
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Prison

BLACK LIVES MATTER COLLABORATIVE, which includes First Church, recently, joined the Close the MSDF Coalition. The Coalition will be picketing regularly on the 23rd of the month beginning Sunday, July 23, from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the prison located at 1015 N. 10th St. We need to reinvest the excessive corrections spending to help make the formerly incarcerated more employable, to focus on keeping communities together, to find alternatives to locking people up for months at a time due to minor rule…

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