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CIRCLE DINNERS

Our Fall round of Circle Dinners will be held during the month of November. Circle Dinners are small gatherings held at the homes of First Parish Friends and Members and are a great way for us to get to know each other outside of the … read more.

“FIGHTING FOR LGBT RIGHTS IN UGANDA”

A Film and Lecture by Rev. Mark Kiyimba
Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the First Parish UU Church, 50 School
Street, Bridgewater – in the Upper Parish Hall
Free Luncheon with the Guest Speaker at 12:30 PM
Program at 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

The public … read more.

Soul Collage

During a One Room Schoolhouse in late January, all ages gathered together to experience Soul Collage. The children and youth looked through a wide assortment of magazine images and chose ones which spoke to them. From there, the individuals worked on their … read more.

Mystery Baking

Connecting with the church’s December theme of “Mystery,” the entire group of children and youth worked together with A.J. Derby and Louella Mann to see what would happen when heavy cream was poured into a mason jar and shaken by all members of the group. … read more.

Studying White Supremacy

We will be continuing this series in January by reading White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo together. We will meet after coffee hour for discussions on January 6th (through Chapter 5, which ends on p. … read more.

Warm Winter Clothing Donations Needed

The Clothes Closet at the Brockton UU Church needs donations of warm winter clothing, including boots and outer-wearer. These can be for any age and in any size but should be clean and in (at least) good condition. Donations may be left in the … read more.

Transgender rights: a family’s journey

Presentations by
Beryl and Vernon Domingo
These presentations will explore gender identity, transgender rights, and the discrimination that transgender people face in their daily lives. It will also include steps that transgender allies can take to advance social and legal rights for transgender people.  As parents of a … read more.

First Parish Green Commitment

As a Green Sanctuary-accredited congregation, First Parish has made a commitment to respect and care for our planet Earth.

At First Parish coffee hours and events, we use

cloth napkins
fairly traded organic coffee and tea
real dishware
real silverware

In our kitchen, we use

non-toxic, responsibly sourced cleaning products
chlorine-free, plant-based dish … read more.