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Free Movie: Peaceable Kingdom

Friday, May 31st, 2013 - 7:00PM

As the final showing in its Healthy Body Healthy Lives Nutrition video series, the First Parish Church of Stow and Acton will be showing the movie "Peaceable Kingdom" at 7:00 pm on Friday May 31st in Fellowship Hall.  It is described as “a riveting story of transformation and healing.  PEACEABLE KINGDOM: THE JOURNEY HOME explores the awakening conscience of several people who grew up in traditional farming culture and who have now come to question the basic assumptions of their way of life…  The film provides insight into the farmers' sometimes... Read more

Peacable Kingdom Movie

Friday, May 31st, 2013 - 7:00PM

As the final showing in the Healthy Body Healthy Lives Nutrition video series this year we will be showing the movie "The Peaceable Kingdom" at 7:00 - 8:30 PM in Fellowship Hall.  Fellowship Hall is directly behind the sanctuary building.

The movie gets into the spiritual part of nutrition.  That is, we get into the the deeper, moral aspects of where our food comes from.

Mother's Day Plant Sale

Sunday, May 12th, 2013 - 10:30AM to 1:00PM

Surprise Mom with a new addition for the garden!  Come visit the FPC plant sale on Sunday, May 12th from 10:30 am to 1 pm.  Choose from a selection of shrubs, small trees, ground cover, herbs, perennials, annuals, and garden-related items.  The sale will take place rain or shine in the church parking lot.  Proceeds benefit the church.  For more information call 978-897-8149.... Read more

Plant Based Potluck and Open Space Discussion

Friday, March 29th, 2013 - 6:30PM
The transition to a vegan diet can pose a challenge for a host of reasons.   To help us learn how to cook the food from each other, we will have a plant-based pot luck.  Please bring something plant-based to share and recipes on note cards.
To help us learn more generally from each other we will have an Open Space discussion.  At the event, but before the discussion people will be invited to state topics that they would like to host a... Read more

3rd Annual Immigration Forum

Sunday, March 17th, 2013 - 12:45PM to 3:00PM

On March 17, the First Parish Church of Stow and Acton will host its third annual immigration forum. The event is designed to help us respond to and understand the realities of immigrant lives in our communities, along with evolving public initiatives to reform immigration policies. Seven knowledgeable panelists will describe how we can support local and national legislators in their efforts to create just and efficient roadways to citizenship for the 11 million hard-working “new Americans” who are so essential to our local and national economies.

Panelists include:... Read more

Extra! Extra! Read All About It! Religious Education Extravaganza March 3rd!

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013 - 10:15AM to 12:30PM

Balloons, food, forms and more!  Families with children and youth, please visit the Religious Education Extravaganza during coffee hour following both services.  Come find out what is new in our Religious Education program, join in on a discussion, visit the “Men’s” area, and/or get any of your questions answered.   Don’t miss your chance to “fill the chalice” by registering your children for RE next year!  UU are all invited!

The RE Committee... Read more

New Revival Coffeehouse: Chasing Blue

Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 - 8:00PM

Chasing Bluegrass is a hard-driving bluegrass band made up of young and talented musicians.  Band members have experience in blues, funk, rock, Texas swing, and traditional Canadian fiddle tunes.

Doors open 7:30PM.  Show starts at 8PM.  Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door.... Read more