JULY 14, 2019

Today’s flowers are from Linda Scholer in memory of Roger Brandt, whose memorial service was held in Wisconsin on July 13.

Tom Cassidy, FCC facilities manager, is in need of a place to live, preferably a room or small caretaker cottage. Tom must vacate his current residence by Aug. 1. You may contact Tom with any leads at

Mid-year pledge statements are available for you. Please pick up your envelope in the back of the Sanctuary.

August and September Grapevines will be one newsletter, published July 31. August/September Grapevine items will be accepted until noon on Thursday, July 25.

Contact information for Brian Smucker and Candi Horton:

1401 N Springbrook Rd., #229, Newberg, OR 97132

Home phone: 503-487-6778

Candi: / Brian:

Tips and tours of the Butterfly-Pollinator Garden held Wednesdays and Sundays, July – August, 4-6 p.m. Find out how you can make ready for Monarch Butterflies which should be arriving in Sonoma on their impressive migration route. This garden is a collaborative effort of the Valley of the Moon Garden Club, CA State Parks Vallejo Home Property, and FCC Earth Care Committee.

Poetry Without Fear: Poetry begins Thursday, July 18, with a loving homage to poet Mary Oliver. At picnic table off Sebastiani parking lot, 4th St. East. 4:15 p.m. User-friendly poetry, great discussions, no writing! Bring Mary Oliver favorites or just come to listen. Open group. All welcome. Contact Janet Volkman for details.

Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, July 26—28: Overnight camping for one night, two nights, or stay just for Saturday. Star gazing event held Saturday night. See Linda States or Cathy Webber to sign up.

Camp Caz is happening October 4—6. Join with your UCC family for a weekend of fun and fellowship at our majestic camp. Once more we will be sharing camp with our UCC friends from Danville and Santa Rosa. The more the merrier! Registration forms are available in the church office or on the church web site.

Event Hosts Needed: Would you like to welcome guests on our campus? Church Council has created a new position of Event Host to assist with non-member rentals of our facility. Training and an honorarium are available. A full job description is on our website and in the office. We need a roster of 3 or 4 hosts. Contact Susan Kelchner (925-890-4345) with your interest or questions.