Santa Lucia Tea, December 10th

UUCF’s Annual Santa Lucia Tea

Celebrating Santa Lucia, Sweden’s Patron Saint of Light, the Santa Lucia Tea ushers in the holiday season with the magic of candlelight. Each year the congregation’s eldest girl is transformed into Santa Lucia with a crown of lit candles. We sing traditional songs and enjoy holiday sweet treats together.

Join us in the celebration of Santa Lucia. Enjoy tea, cookies, entertainment and the procession of Star Children and our very own Santa Lucia. Light entertainment will be performed by talented member of our community.

Free and open to the public.
Please join us for this festive holiday celebration.

When: December 10th 2016, 4pm to 6pm
Where: 206 Central Street, Franklin, NH (next to the Peabody Home)


Annual Craft Fair & Cookie Walk

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year! What time is that, you ask?

It’s time for the annual Holiday Craft Fair and Cookie Walk!
Yeah! Cookies!

cookie-walkWHEN: Saturday December 3rd from 9am to 2pm

WHAT: Tables and Tables of cookies – plain, chocolate, peanut butter, with nuts, without nuts, with fruit, without fruit, round, square, triangular, chewy, or crispy! Make up tins for your friends and family or just take home a holiday stash.
Plus crafts!
WHERE: Franklin Unitarian Universalist Congregation
206 Central Street, Franklin NH (next to the Peabody Home)

Tables for Crafters are just $10 and are still available. Contact for more information.


School Supply Drive

Beginning in August, our congregation will be collecting school supplies for community teachers and students. Please bring something in for our collection box. The flyer below outlines the types of supplies that are most needed. Thank you in advance!

School Supplies

June 17th Concert @ KUUF

The Kearsarge Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (KUUF) is holding a concert for flute, cello, harpsichord, and piano on Friday, June 17, at 7:30  PM at Proctor Academy’s Stone Chapel in Andover.  The concert will feature music by Bach, Handel, Vinci, Fauré, Rachmaninoff, and Ravel with Martha Woodward on flute, Donna Denniston on cello, and Joyce Painter Rice as accompanist. Refreshments will be served.  Tickets are $20 and $8.00 for 16 and under.  They are available at Morgan Hill Book Store in New London and at the door the night of the concert, but seating is limited.

Martha Woodward Concert-2016-color 2.0

food pantryThis year we have collected over 80 items for the Twin Rivers Food Pantry, including 33 boxes of cereal and miscellaneous foods such as Mac ‘n cheese, pasta,soup, peanut butter, juice and baked beans!

The Food Pantry appreciates all the donations. The Caring Committee appreciates the support of the congregation and congregation’s intention to help those in need!

This month the Food Pantry’s Special collection item is anything for baby — diapers, wipes, baby cereal formula.

Constant needs include:

  • breakfast cereals
  • mac and cheese
  • coffee and tea, hot cocoa
  • Holiday treats for the children