Groups and Gatherings

The following activities and groups are facilitated by members of the UUCC on a volunteer basis consistent with our Affinity Group Guidelines. Most of the offerings are open to members, friends and visitors with no sign-up necessary.

Jabberwocks

3rd Friday, 10:00-12:00 p.m.

The Jabberwocks group meets to share our own poems and have them critiqued.  We meet at the church on the third Friday of each month, 10 until noon. Questions? Doris Browder BrowderD@Comorium.net or call 803.329-5764 9-9 p.m.  RVSP required to attend.

Moneybaggers

2nd Tuesday, 7:30-9 p.m.

A fellowship of participants who care about and are connected to each other through an interest in investing in the financial markets.

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:30-9:00 pm, in the Workroom. Contact group leaders Bill Cooke or Mary Traynham through our contact form.

UUCC Women’s Circle

2nd Wednesday, 7 p.m.

This social group offers friendship and caring and is a way to connect on a deeper level with women of all ages. Meets on the 2nd  Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., typically in the Priestley Room. Occasional outings are taken. Contact group leader Sandy Vermillion through our contact form.

Young Adult Group (YAG)

1st Sundays, 5:00 p.m. and 3rd Sundays, 12:45 p.m.

We meet on the first Sunday of each month (5:00 p.m.) for a social event and again on the third Sunday (12:45 p.m.) of each month at the UUCC for more formal meetings.  Childcare is available for the meetings following services, and childcare can be arranged for social events if necessary. There’s no reason to miss out on the fun; come make some new friends with us! For more information about the YAG, details about our events, and to receive invitations to other spontaneous gatherings, please contact group leader Cate Stroud through our contact form.

Parent Support Group

2nd Friday, 6 p.m.

Parents of young (preschool-elementary) children meet to discuss their challenges and share advice and resources.  Meets 2nd Fridays at 6:00 p.m. in Freeman Hall.  Contact group leaders Heather Douglas or Leigh Dyer through our contact form.

Straight Spouse Support Group

1st Tuesday, 7 p.m.

This group provides personal, confidential support to straight spouses or partners, current or former, of gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender mates and mixed-orientation couples.  Meets in the Conference Room on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.  Contact group leader  Sage Brook through our contact form.

Softball Team – The Sluugs

Seasonal

All that’s needed is a glove, a good sense of humor and a willingness to tolerate a group of people still trying to relive their youth.  The team plays about 10 evening games once a week, Monday through Thursday starting in April, with practice beginning in March.  We welcome anyone over the age of 16.  Contact group leader Greg Schropp through our contact form.

UUCC Hiking Group

Saturdays

Hikes are planned once a month and vary in location and exertion.  Details of planned hikes are announced in our weekly newsletter, Currents, the weekly Order of Service and through group email.  Contact Rita Heath Singer for more information.

Open Mind Book Club

1st Monday, 7:30 pm

This group discusses a wide variety of books chosen in advance.  We meet on the 1st Monday of the month in the Conference Room. Click here for a full list of book titles for the 2016-2017 program year.  Contact group leader Gwynne Movius through our contact form.