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Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019 at 9:00 AM: Nashville Cares AIDS Walk/Run. We need you! Donate to Share the Plate. Walk/Run. Volunteer at the Booth.
Oct
5
9:00 AM09:00

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019 at 9:00 AM: Nashville Cares AIDS Walk/Run. We need you! Donate to Share the Plate. Walk/Run. Volunteer at the Booth.

Go team “Greater Nashville UU”!! Support the Nashville Aids Walk on October 5 by donating to Share the Plate in September, joining our team to walk or run, or volunteering at the GNUUC booth. Click to find out how!

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019: Room In The Inn Winter Shelter Kick-Off & Open House
Aug
27
5:30 PM17:30

Tuesday, August 27, 2019: Room In The Inn Winter Shelter Kick-Off & Open House

So what happens during the day at Room In The Inn? Join us on August 27 for a self-guided open house to learn more about the programs and services offered at our downtown Campus. We will also be kicking off the 2019-2020 Winter Shelter season with tips and best practices for offering hospitality to your guests. Make plans to join us, and be sure to bring a friend!

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July 14 at 3pm! Nashville: Who Is The “IT CITY” For? Public Meeting, Mayoral Candidates
Jul
14
3:00 PM15:00

July 14 at 3pm! Nashville: Who Is The “IT CITY” For? Public Meeting, Mayoral Candidates

Mark your calendars for Sunday July 14, 3:00 to 5:00 to attend NOAH’s public meeting with the candidates running to be Nashville’s next mayor (held at Greater Bethel AME Church, 1300 South St.) NOAH will present its issues and invite responses from the candidates, asking them each if they will commit to working with NOAH on its issues.

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Monday, June 10, 6 PM: Join us at the  Immigrant & Refugee Candidate Forum
Jun
10
6:00 PM18:00

Monday, June 10, 6 PM: Join us at the Immigrant & Refugee Candidate Forum

GNUUC is invited to join our friends at TN Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition on Monday, June 10th from 6-9pm at Plaza Mariachi (3955 Nolensville Pike, 37211) to hear from candidates for mayor and at-large council seats at our Immigrant & Refugee Candidate Forum, co-sponsored with organizations from across our city.

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Saturday, May 11, 2019: People as Populations, Politics and Prophets: Migrant and Refugee Populations in the Greater Nashville Area
May
11
9:00 AM09:00

Saturday, May 11, 2019: People as Populations, Politics and Prophets: Migrant and Refugee Populations in the Greater Nashville Area

Please join us for an informational and inspirational workshop on the current state of immigration to Nashville, Tennessee, and the United States. The workshop, sponsored by the Social Action Committee, will be held at GNUUC on Saturday, May 11, from 9:00am to 1:00pm. It is free and open to the public. https://forms.gle/HCnDZFnQiincCjR69

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Thursday, May 9, 2019: NOAH Banquet “Hearts Ablaze for Justice”
May
9
6:30 PM18:30

Thursday, May 9, 2019: NOAH Banquet “Hearts Ablaze for Justice”

NOAH will be holding its fourth annual banquet on Thursday, May 9, at 6:30pm at the Music City Center. This year’s theme is Hearts Ablaze for Justice. Speakers will be Jim Wallis (Sojourners) and Dr. Stacy Spencer, president of MICAH (Memphis Gamaliel affiliate). Tickets are $75. We have one free ticket available! First come, first served.


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November 9: Palmer Lecture on Human Rights
Nov
9
7:00 PM19:00

November 9: Palmer Lecture on Human Rights

  • First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The annual Palmer Lecture on Human Rights will be Friday, Nov. 9. The Palmer Lecture was established in 1983 in honor of Rev. Robert C. Palmer, FUUN’s first called minister and a social activist who worked on nuclear disarmament, the United Nations, and most especially the Civil Rights movement.

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September 5: Preparing for the Future - A Look at Flood Resilience
Sep
5
6:30 PM18:30

September 5: Preparing for the Future - A Look at Flood Resilience

September 5 - Join us as Dr. Janey Camp, Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Vanderbilt, presents information about flooding as it impacts the Nashville community and what we can do to be better prepared and be resilient. Location: Germantown Commons 6:30 PM. Click for details and RSVP info.

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This Saturday: Listen to Transgender Panel and Their Experiences
Aug
18
6:30 PM18:30

This Saturday: Listen to Transgender Panel and Their Experiences

  • Greater Nashville UU Congregation (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Five people who are transgender will share their experiences living in the shadow of the Trump era.  This event at GNUUC is sponsored by the Nashville L-Club and will be shared with church members and the public.  At 6:30 pm on Saturday, August 18, a potluck will be shared, consisting mostly of finger foods.  Wine and beer may be brought.

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This Saturday! NOAH Training on Engaging Voters
Aug
18
9:00 AM09:00

This Saturday! NOAH Training on Engaging Voters

  • Clark Memorial United Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

NOAH is sponsoring a training on Integrated Voter Engagement on Saturday, August 18, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, at Clark Memorial United Methodist Church, 1014 14th Ave North. This training, conducted by two facilitators from the Gamaliel organization, is interactive and not traditional “classroom style.” Learn how to canvass neighborhoods and engage people about the important issues that affect their everyday lives. Learn how to organize people and motivate them to vote based on their own values. The workshop is free, but registration is required. To register, email info@noahtn.org or call 615-905-6624. See the linked Training on Engaging Voters flyer for more information.

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Oct 29 NOAH: Public Meeting with Mayor Barry
Oct
29
3:00 PM15:00

Oct 29 NOAH: Public Meeting with Mayor Barry

NOAH is holding a major public meeting on Sunday afternoon, October 29, from 3:00 to 4:30, at the Temple Church, 3810 Kings Lane, Nashville, TN 37218.  We will be in dialogue there with Mayor Megan Barry and other decision makers about some of Nashville’s most pressing issues surrounding criminal justice, affordable housing, and economic equity and jobs.

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