Upcoming Events

  • Choir Sunday December 6, 2015 at 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045, United States Introit: Winter Wonderland (Singers); Choir: Must the Winter Come so Soon; Singers: En Hiver; Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind
  • 2015 Winter Music Service December 20, 2015 at 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045, United States Lessons and Carols; Friede auf Erden; other music TBA
  • Christmas Eve Service December 24, 2015 at 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Singers: Let is Snow; Choir: The Work of Christmas
  • (Informance 7:15) Chalice Concert February 13, 2016 at 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045, United States International Young Artist Piano Competition Youth Winners
  • (Informance 7:15) Chalice Concert March 5, 2016 at 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045, United States Gemini Trio
  • Warm Welcome Shelter at UUCC March 21, 2016 – March 28, 2016
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STJ Hush … and Zosie the Riveter October 30, 2015 - Email tonight from Tom, attaching a hymn … Hi, All- For those who are planning to be at a service this Sunday, here’s the one hymn we’re doing, Hush (download here). Great old spiritual- in case you don’t know it and want to learn it. Please note- it’s not quite the same tune as in … Continue reading
autumn-474880_640-thmb In honor of the October season … October 22, 2015 - I’m re-posting this cartoon, which appeared on Facebook.  Enjoy!
image Right now this guy keeps me up every night … October 9, 2015 - Alan and I are having all kinds of fun in London, including singing with a 10 person choir in Islington, but I miss you all something awful. Enjoy Sunday, and make Tom proud… Alan and I will see you Thursday.
Stephen_Colbert_3_by_David_Shankbone Eat your heart out, bass section September 9, 2015 - Stephen Colbert, kicking off his new Late Night gig, singin’ harmony.  OK, there are two different keys going on, but who cares?  Wow! Oh wow!
encore-chorale-thmb Join an Encore Chorale! August 19, 2015 - Join Inge Hyder and others in a new Encore Chorale, just formed and meeting at OBIC.  Inge writes: The Columbia chorale will meet Mondays at 10:30 am at OBIC, Room A, starting on August 31, under the direction of David Harouff. There are many other Encore groups that will be rehearsing the same material for … Continue reading

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    Today throngs of American shoppers are doing their holiday shopping.  Whether you are among them, or returning, triumphant, from your foray, or deciding to opt out entirely … or even if none of this applies to you, some soothing music … Continue reading →
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    Music lifts our hearts, Soothes, calms, revives, restores us Let us be grateful   Here in the United States, many people will celebrate Thanksgiving tomorrow.  It’s a time to reflect on the things we are grateful for.  Music lovers have … Continue reading →
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  • Holiday Gifts for Families in Need November 27, 2015
    We are providing a holiday to 8 families through Neighbor Network. We have wish lists and last Sunday in church and this coming Sunday we have handed out little white trees with an item to purchase listed. If you want to participate and did not get a tree, then grocery store, Target, and Walmart gift cards are good choices that are frequently requested. Ther […]
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    Sunday, November 29: Worship at 10:00am Holiday Party and Sanctuary Decorating at 12:30pm
  • Swap Meet at Creativity Circle This Saturday! November 27, 2015
    Creativity Circle will feature a SWAP MEET this Saturday at UUCC at 11:00 am. Bring your unused/leftover/extra art/craft supplies and materials and swamp them out for something more useful to you. Come for the swap meet and stay for the AWESOME! Bring a project you're currently working on and come hang out with us! We usually hang out until 4:00 or 5:00 […]