Join us for "Sanctuary: Supporting Immigrants in Our Midst" at 2:30pm on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. The event will be held in the Mt. Tom Room at The Inn at Lathrop, 100 Bassett Brook Dr, Easthampton [map].

The program will include background on US immigration policy, pathways to citizenship, what’s changed since 2016 elections as well as how sanctuary is working at the Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence (USNF).

Panelists:

  • Lucy Baruch (Lathrop resident and USNF Sanctuary Team member)
  • Lauren Burke (attorney)
  • Reverend Janet Bush (USNF minister)

Irida’s pierogies will be for sale ($10/dozen).

With gratitude to Lathrop’s Easthampton Residents’ Association for its donation to the USNF Sanctuary Fund in lieu of honoraria to the outside speakers.

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Join us for a benefit concert by The Ephemeral Stringband at the Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence on December 14, 2019,  at 7:30 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.) 

Admission requires advance tickets. Tickets are available at USNF Social Hours (following 10 a.m. Sunday services) or at brownpaperticketsEvent Flyer


The Ephemeral Stringband is an old-time Appalachian stringband with early country harmonies. Learn more at www.ephemeralstringband.com.

Accompaniment Volunteer Trainings

Accompaniment Volunteer Trainings

2nd Tuesday of the Month @ 6 PM*
* Minimum number of participants required

Group Trainings - Arrangements can be made for groups of people who would like to go through the training together.  Contact us to set up a day and time.

 

Trainings generally last 1.5 hours.  A minimum number of participants is required.  Please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please use the side door to enter the Unitarian Society.

On Friday, September 14, 2019 there will be a Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser.  Come enjoy salad, pasta, beverage and dessert for support & legal assistance for Irida.

Details:
Two seatings: 5:00 - 6:30 and 6:30 - 8:00
Advance ticket purchases only:  $15 adults   *   $8 kids under 10    *  $40 family of 4
Tickets on sale Sundays from 11:00-11:30 in the UU Parlor or by arrangement : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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A press conference was held at the Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, to answer questions about our decision to offer sanctuary to an individual at risk of deportation. News coverage relating to sanctuary issues can be found on our Sanctuary Media Coverage page.