Friends, Fun & Support

Feel free to reach out to the contact person for the groups listed below. We’ve added a layer of protection to their email addresses; to email them, replace [at] with “@” and [dot] with “.”

The Chronologically Gifted

Contact: Sharon DePue, sldepue[at]aol[dot]com

We foster activities and relationships that allow members 60 and older to live and age well!

Circle Suppers

Contact: Sam Mueller, sammueller84[at]gmail[dot]com

This committee is responsible for coordinating Circle Suppers, where four times a year groups of members gather in each other’s homes for wonderful dinners and lively conversation.


Feast for Funds Committee

Contact: Jane Peterseon, Ellen.jane[at]att[dot]net

This committee coordinates the annual “Feast for Funds” First Church fundraiser.


FFUUN (40’s & 50’s UU Network)

Contact: Diana Alstadt, sycamore1920[at]att[dot]net; Scot Henry, bubblercity[at]yahoo[dot]com

FFUUN is a group of First Church members who are ‘40 to 50-somethings’ seeking social connections with others.



SWANS (Seasoned Women Are Naturally Social)

Contact: Barbara Collignon, bjcollig[at]wi[dot]rr[dot]com; Jeanne Durnford, jeannedurnford[at]yahoo[dot]com

S.W.A.N.S is an affinity group which functions as a social and supportive community for single women of middle-age and beyond.


UU Parenting Group

Contact: Stacey Thieme, staceythieme[at]gmail[dot]com; Brook Worzella-Best, brook_worzella[at]yahoo[dot]com

The UU Parenting Group is a group of First Church parents that share helpful parenting resources; do fun family activities together and discuss a variety of topics including positive discipline, forming healthy habits, and the unique challenges of raising UU children.