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Attention Grant Writers!

If you have experience with grant research or writing

and would like to help us with funding a specific feature

(solar, environmental landscaping, etc.) of our new church,

please contact the Building Team by e-mail at:

or call Irene Stewart, Chair, at: 631-765-2024


Circle Suppers

We will be starting our Circle Dinners in the Fall.  Please let us know if you are interested in hosting a dinner. Usually, no more than 8 people. You supply the home, and everyone brings a dish.  Also, each person brings their own beverage. This is … read more.

Bring Water on September 11

At our Ingathering service, we will partake of a popular Unitarian Universalist ritual known as the Water Communion. Please bring a small bottle/vial of water from some of your summer experiences, whether you traveled near, far, or not at all.

And please note – if … read more.

Building Team Notes 3-16-2016

Notes for meeting March 16, 2016

Suzette Reiss, Peter Young, Mark Sisson, Laurie Ullman, Irene Stewart, Sherry Smith, Dan Durett, Donya Vanburen, Bill Funke

Excused: Kimberley Debus, Aiyoung Choi

In Kimberly’s absence, Dan opened the meeting with words of appreciation about the Building Team’s commitment to the current and future … read more.

Building Team Notes 3-2-2016

Peter Young (chair), Mark Sisson, Laurie Ullman, Irene Stewart, Sherry Smith, Kimberely Debus, Suzette Reiss, Donya VanBuren, Bill Funke- Aiyoung Choi attended by phone Absent: Dan Durett


Kimberly read the opening words, “The Gates of Hope,” a poem by Victoria Safford.

We did not read and/or accept … read more.

Building Team Notes 2-16-2016



Donya VanBuren (Chair), Bill Funke, Suzette Reiss, Laurie Ullman, Peter Young, Mark Sisson, Sherry Smith, Irene Stewart.

Not in attendance: Aiyoung Choi, Kimberley Debus, Dan Durett


Donya called the meeting to order at 7:10.

Bill read a few passages related to the phoenix and its rising from the ashes.

The … read more.

Building Team Notes 2-10-16


Notes- Building Team Meeting

February 10, 2016

Attending: Suzette Reiss, Kimberly Debus, Laurie Ullman, Peter Young, Bill Funke, Sherry Smith, Aiyoung Choi, Irene Stewart, Mark Sisson, Donya VanBuren, Dan Durett (During the course of the meeting, Dan excused himself.)


Kimberly read a passage from Blessing the Imperfect, Meditations … read more.

Project Bus Stop Succeeds!


After several years of hard work, lobbying, and raising awareness, the youth of Project Bus Stop are seeing success – the first two shelters have been built on the North Fork, in Mattituck.

There are more on the way – two at Calverton National Cemetery, two … read more.

The Passing of Barbara Adams

We are heartbroken to announce that longtime member Barbara Adams has passed away in Nepal at age 84.

A memorial service will be held in the next few weeks – this post will be updated as we get more information. Meanwhile, it is an honor to share this … read more.