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Sync & Drag: Travelin’ Tunes!

Sync & Drag is back!

The theme of our annual Student Ministries lip-sync-show fundraiser is Travelin’ Tunes–songs about journeying!  Be prepared to experience some familiar music in ways you never have before!

Tickets are $10 and will be available for pre-sale and at the door.

All proceeds will benefit Student Ministries programs with 10% going to our church’s general fund.

Friday, March 8, 7pm, Sanctuary, Suggested Donation Price: $10

“The Bus” Play at The Gallo Center

Come watch a powerful play called The Bus, the story of Jordan and Ian, two boys who regularly rendezvous in a parked bus that belongs to the most powerful church in town, Golden Rule.  Caught between family, feelings, and faith, The Bus is a touching tale that swirls with suspense.

Buy your tickets at church on Sundays April, 14, 21, and 28.  Or buy them HERE or at

May 3, 2013, 8pm, Gallo Center for the Arts


Young Adult Cook-off


Come prepare a dish and present it to a panel of judges!

Fellowship Hall
Friday, November 30, 2012
6pm – 9pm
Contact Casey Tinnin for more information

All-church Caroling!


To celebrate the last Sunday of Advent, join us for a night of caroling!  We’ll caravan around Modesto, visiting our shut-ins, caroling all the way! We’ll end the night with some soup, fixings, and cocoa!

Meet at the Youth Building
Sunday, December 23, 2012
5:30pm – 7:45pm

Festival of Gifts!


Children/youth ages 3 – 15 are invited to create handmade gifts for people they love!

Following a simple lunch (in a surprise location), a variety of gift projects will be available as well as a gift-wrapping station.

Families need to sign their children in, leave the scene so secrets can stay secret, and pick children up promptly at 1:15.

To volunteer to offer a gift project, assist in another way,  help with set-up or clean-up, or to have your questions answered, check in after worship on 11/27 or 12/4, or call Patti Canoles or Judy Brown (call office at 522-7244 for home phone numbers).

Fellowship Hall
December 9, 2012
11:15am  – 1:15pm

Name That Tune!


All are invited to come to NAME THAT TUNE, our annual inter-generational game show event!

Fellowship Hall
Sunday, November 18
5:30pm – 7:30pm

Youth, Faith, & Family LGBTQ Youth Conference

Saturday, June 9, 2012
12pm – 5pm
Mount Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church, 55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek

For faith leaders, educators, parents, youth leaders, and students who want to make congregations more welcoming by supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and allied youth!

Sessions include:

  • Harm reduction & suicide prevention
  • Youth ministry outreach
  • Support for parents
  • Youth sharing their stories
  • “Breakthrough Conversations” training

Admission includes lunch:

  • $25 – General Admission
  • Free – Youth 18 and under

Register at

Join us for a showing of THE HUNGER GAMES!

The Hunger Games Film Adapatation (PG-13)

Saturday, March 24, 3:20pm DFX showing, Galaxy Theaters, Riverbank
All are welcome!  Please meet at 2:45pm in the lobby.  Young people under 13 must be accompanied by a legal guardian. Tickets are around $10.
Contact Rob at [email protected] for more information.

The Future of Student Ministries – Sun., Feb. 12

Calling All Families!

You are invited to an informational meeting about the future of Student Ministries programming!  A spaghetti lunch will be provided!

Come dream with us!

For more information, contact Rob at [email protected].

Youth Superbowl Party – Sun., Feb. 5

Attention all youth in grades 5th – 12th!

It’s time for our annual Superbowl Party on Sunday, February 5, from 3pm – 8pm!

Bring a snack, drink,  and board game to share!

Questions? Contact Rob at [email protected]!

See you there!