Holiday Decorating Party
December 3, 2022 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
You are invited to rally round the Christmas Tree, Lights, Wreaths etc.
Saturday December 3rd at 10AM in the Church Auditorium. Snacks and drinks provided.
The more the merrier and the faster the tasks will be accomplished.
Please let me know now if you can or cannot help out.
Humanist Annual Meeting
December 3, 2022 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Annual Meeting of the Humanist Society of Iowa will be held at 7:00 PM on Saturday, December 3 at the Stine Barn located at 4000 Turnberry Drive in West Des Moines. Snacks and soda will be available. The agenda includes election of officers and other business, along with a guest speaker.
The speaker for the evening will be Professor David Hollander, who will speak about Marcus Tullius Cicero and his contributions to Humanism. David Hollander is a professor in the history department at Iowa State University. His research focuses on the economic history of the late Roman Republic and early Empire. He's particularly interested in agriculture, foodways, coinage, money, credit, and debt. He serves on the steering committee of the Society of Biblical Literature program unit on Early Christianity and the Ancient Economy. He is also one of the editors of Wiley's Encyclopedia of Ancient History.
Peter Mayer - Progressive Voices Concert Series
December 3, 2022 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
YRUU (High School Youth Group) Grades 9-12
December 4, 2022 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
No preregistration needed.
The Young Religious Unitarian Universalist (YRUU) group allows teens to bond through exploration of personal and spiritual rituals, participation in engaging activities, and empowering social activism projects. Youth in 9th-12th grade are welcome to join YRUU at any time! Along with planning events, projects and checking in with each other, we also play games and enjoy some snacks.