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  • Spring Festival!

    April 16 (Easter) between services at the Hillcrest campus on the patio. Easter egg hunt, face painting, and other fun celebrations of spring!   Read more.

  • Easter Morning Services

    On Sunday, April 16, Easter will be celebrated with a multigenerational Flower Communion at all of our services—those attending are invited to bring a flower, or flowering branch. Services include the annual tradition of the Wheel of Life.  Read more.

  • Lunchtime Recital

    Friday, April 14 at 12:30 pm in the Meeting House. Join Justin Murphy-Mancini for a invigorating and joyful lunchtime organ and harpsichord recital.   Read more.

  • POSTPONED!!!! Cultivating Empathy POSTPONED!!!

    This class has been cancelled for Hillcrest and South Bay.  A new date will be announced.   Read more.

  • Book Lovers Affinity Group

    April 13 (Thursday), 6 pm, Room 320, Hillcrest. Everyone is welcome to join our discussion of TC Boyle’s novel, “Tortilla Curtain.”  Read more.

  • US Constitution Teach-In Network

    April 14 (Friday), 6:30 pm, South Bay. Everyone is welcome to join us to find out what the US Constitution Teach-In Network is, what we do, how you can get involved, and how you can take free basic classes about the US Constitution. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Maureen McNair at 619-427-1769.   Read more.

  • “The Best Democracy Money Can Buy” Documentary

    April 12 (Wednesday) 6:40 pm, Room 323, Hillcrest. Everyone is welcome to watch this free showing of Greg Palast’s film about how the GOP systematically suppresses voters, especially people of color, to win elections. 110 min run time.  Read more.

  • The Dharma of Climate and Social Justice

    April 14, 7-8:30 pm, Meeting House. Explore how dharma practice can give us courage to see clearly what’s happening in the world without turning away, and instead help us to respond with courage, wisdom, and compassion.  Read more.

  • Eggstravaganza is Back!!

    April 14, 6-8 pm. Join in this annual, All-Church pot-luck tradition! We will once again decorate wooden eggs, meet some local chickens (real, live chickens!) and enjoy spring crafts.   Read more.

  • Benefit Art Exhibit "Meet the Artists" Reception

    April 11 (Tuesday) in Bard Hall. A Wine and Cheese Artists’ Reception will be held from 6 pm to 9 pm. 50% to 100% of all art sold benefits First Church. Donations are tax deductible.  Read more.

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