Category: Retreat/Event News

News about retreats and other EUU events.

Spring 2024 Retreat Reports

    Spring EUU retreat in Saarbrucken By Lili Fulton About 100 people from all over Europe met this weekend for a spiritual retreat together. This tradition has become the highlight of many people’s year over the last 20 years. For yours truly, however, it was only my second EUU retreat ever, so I am … Continue reading Spring 2024 Retreat Reports

EUU Events/Meetings in November, December and 2024

EUU Annual General Meeting (AGM): Sunday, November 12, 2–4pm (Zoom link) Items on the agenda are the 2024 Budget and Election of Officers for 2024, as well as proposals related to Retreat Grant policy and a Safe Community Statement for EUU. UUFP and EUU Youth Gathering: A Weekend to Connect in Paris Dec. 1–3  Contact Steph Couitt stephcouitt.creations@gmail.com Winter Solstice gatherings … Continue reading EUU Events/Meetings in November, December and 2024

Upcoming EUU Events/Meetings

EUU Town Hall: Monday, October 9, 7–9pm (Zoom link) After a brief time of gathering, we will divide this meeting time between two important topics of Discussion: “Retreat Grants Policy” and “Safe Community Policy.” To prepare for this discussion meeting, please complete this informative “Community Survey about EUU Retreat Grants“: https://forms.gle/4R61q3K5FGvvGbTs5 EUU Annual General Meeting: Sunday, … Continue reading Upcoming EUU Events/Meetings

At-Large, In-Person Gatherings in Northern Germany — Summers Past and Solstice to Come

By Martha Hicks, EUU member-at-large As early as late in 2019, some EUU members in north Germany had been in contact with me regarding having a summer gathering in July. I had already inquired into possible venues in Bielefeld and thought it might be of interest to some to also visit one of my favorite … Continue reading At-Large, In-Person Gatherings in Northern Germany — Summers Past and Solstice to Come

SAVE THE DATE! THE NEXT EUU RETREAT WILL BE IN SAARBRÜCKEN (GERMANY)  APRIL 12–14 2024

The Theme Speaker will be Rev. Abhi Janamanchi Preliminary title: Heads, Hearts and Hands Unitarian Universalists have readily acknowledged the division between “heads,” “hearts,” and “hands,” between “creed” and “deed,” between “being” and “doing.” One of the earliest expressions of Unitarian thought in the United States was Abigail Adams’ famous quote, “To be good, and … Continue reading SAVE THE DATE! THE NEXT EUU RETREAT WILL BE IN SAARBRÜCKEN (GERMANY)  APRIL 12–14 2024

Spring 2023 Retreat: Workshop on international U/U collaboration: some thoughts on the past and future of Unitarians and Universalists around the globe

Some EUU members were involved in the International Council of Unitarians and Universalists (ICUU) from the start. Many of us shared disappointment, even anguish, when ICUU was dissolved in 2021. But not everyone knows this story, so a short introduction to the workshop on The future of international U/U collaboration may be needed. EUU’s membership … Continue reading Spring 2023 Retreat: Workshop on international U/U collaboration: some thoughts on the past and future of Unitarians and Universalists around the globe