Pysanka - The Art of Ukrainian Egg Decorating
Back by popular demand, the class on Pysanky (the Ukrainian art of decorating eggs), taught at church by 1st generation Ukrainian American Chris Hardin. The history, techniques, and traditions will be shared in this two-hour lecture/workshop. Participants will have over an hour to create their own treasures. Youth over 10 may participate. Chris has taught this class dozens of times throughout central Ohio. Participants will receive a list of items to bring to class (4-6 raw eggs, etc.) and contribute $5 for class supplies: stylus, beeswax, and dyes payable on the day of the class.
Date: Sat Mar 2, 2013 9:00 AM
Basic Self Defense for Women and Girls
Have fun learning basic self-defense attitudes and techniques from Black Belt mixed martial artists Helene Roussi and Denise Deschenes. This event was positively reviewed by last year's participants so we decided to offer it again! For women and girls 12 and up! 2 hour workshop.
Deschenes/ Roussi Family
Date: Sun May 19, 2013 1:30 PM
Movie Night #1 - Bogie & Bacall
Come enjoy one of the classic movies of Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, filled with style, romance, and suspense. Choices include To Have and Have Not; The Big Sleep; Dark Passage; or Key Largo. Popcorn during movie, dessert (gluten free if needed) after. We will vote on what to see when you arrive - if we don't pick your favorite, you can borrow it from me!
Come enjoy one of the great movies of Paul Newman. Choices include The Verdict; Hud; Cool Hand Luke; The Hustler; Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid. Popcorn during movie, dessert (gluten free if needed) after. We will vote on the movie to watch when you arrive - if we don't watch your favorite, you can borrow it from me.
Visit an 1889 historic home in Powell, then lunch at my home enjoying family recipes, and on to a 1930s' home in Radnor.
Date: Sat Apr 27, 2013 10:30 AM
Annual Fossil Hike
Experienced amateur geologist/naturalist Steve Molk will lead the group to some Dayton area metro parks in southwest Ohio to find and collect our own Ordovician fossils. Who knows - we might find an elusive trilobite! Possibly includes a stop at Deer Creek State Park for some different fossils. Note CHANGE in season from Spring to Summer!
Date: Sat Aug 17, 2013 8:00 AM
Spring Nature Hike/Mound Excursion
Amateur geologist/naturalist Steve Molk will lead the group on a hike in one of Ohio's scenic areas, and then explore one or more of our state's many ancient mound sites. Exact locations TBA. Note change in season from summer to spring!
Date: Sat Apr 27, 2013 8:30 AM
Game Night with Agnes and Gleb
Do you enjoy playing fun board games in good company? Well, then come over to Agnes and Gleb's house to play some great games and spend time socializing with fellow UU's! We have a wide variety of games, ranging from fast-flowing Apples to Apples and Cards Against Humanity, to strategic games such as Starfarers of Catan, Illuminati, and Carcassonne, to others such as Set, Cranium, and more. We have separate spaces for people who want to play different kinds of games, or who simply want to hang out and talk. We'll also provide snacks and wine to power you through the evening. Hope to see you at our place soon!
Agnes Vishnevkin and Gleb Tsipursky
Date: Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:00 PM
Board Game Nite
Games are not just for kids! Join us for fun, fellowship, and loads of laughs as we gather together and play your choice of board games complete with pizza and snacks.
Fujio and Susan Hayashi
Date: Sat Jun 8, 2013 6:00 PM