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From the Green Sanctuary Committee…. Be Green for Back to School!

Here are a few ways you and your family can help the planet, stay healthy, and save money while heading back to school this year! Pack a lunch Did you know that the average elementary school disposes of 20,000 pounds of lunch waste every year? That’s 10 tons of trash per school! Help your children … Continued

ANNUAL PEACE CELEBRATION

Sunday, September 24 First Parish will hold its annual Peace Celebration in conjunction with the United Nations Day of Peace. Peter Jansen, our very special guitarist, will play Gathering Music for 10 – 10:30 am as well as the offertory. The morning program will include Opening and Closing at the Peace Pole on the front … Continued

SHARE THE PLATE CHARITY

For the month of September, we will be supporting School on Wheels of Massachusetts (SOWMA) through our Share the Plate contributions as well as with donations of school-supply backpacks.  The mission of SOWMA is to educate children impacted by homelessness by providing academic support and one-on-one mentoring so children can reach their full potential. The SOWMA … Continued