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Science-Reason-Religion Forum – Oct. 25, UUCF

Sunday, October 25 12:30-2pm Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, Oakton, VA Flyer The topic is America’s Race to Incarcerate, with noted prison reform advocate Marc Mauer of The Sentencing Project in Richmond.

Free Film Screening: “Won’t Pipe Down” – Nov. 13, Burke, VA

Friday, November 13, 2015 at 6:30pm (simple supper); screening begins at 7pm Accotink Unitarian Universalist Church, Burke, VA A 35 minute, award winning documentary presenting the inside look at the residents of Nelson County, VA vs. Dominion Power and the fight against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. What you don’t know can hurt you. Made by … Continued

350 Loudoun Divestment Campaigns

350 Loudoun launched several divestment campaigns on February 14, Global Divestment Day. The petition seeks to bring the divestment movement to the VA General Assembly. The Virginia Retirement System (VRS) manages 67 billion dollars and approximately 820 employers participate in the system, including state agencies, public colleges and universities, local public school divisions and political subdivisions that have elected to participate.

Living Waters: Wading In – An Interfaith Environmental Event – Oct. 7, Virginia Beach, VA

Wednesday, October 7, 9:00am-4:30pm
Brock Environmental Center
3663 Marlin Bay Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Cost: $25

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) will host the second interfaith summit on stewardship of Virginia waters. During the “Living Waters: Wading In” conference, theologians, scientists, advocates and policy makers will explore concrete steps people across many faith traditions can take to protect and restore our rivers, streams and the Chesapeake Bay.