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Green Sanctuary

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From the UUCOV campus to our homes and from our pulpit to our lifespan education classrooms, we strive to live our seventh principle "respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part." Our sanctuary is solar powered and our campus is landscaped with native and Florida Friendly landscaping. We engage our youth in learning about the environment and how to take care of our Earth. We provide timely forums and seminars to our adult congregants as well as the public at large on sustainability, climate change, and environmental justice. We also celebrate the Earth with our annual Earth Day Intergenerational Service.

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Green Sanctuary News

Green Sanctuary

EarthUnderwaterCalling all folks who are interested or just curious about GREEN SANCTUARY; what our mission is, what plans we have for the immediate future and the coming year. There will be a brainstorming session at Asta Linder at 1:30pm on Wednesday, September 20.
Bring your questions, ideas, and hopes for continuing to create a greener UUCOV, as well as suggestions for making our beloved planet a more people and animal-friendly place. Please inform Marianne Koerner 941-244-2435 or   of your interest.
The UUA Green Sanctuary has been asked to inform you that the extensive new “U.S. Climate Science Special Report” (final 2017 draft) was posted by the NY Times. You can read the report at https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/08/07/climate/document-Draft-of-the-Climate-Science-Special-Report.html.  Scientists fear that the report is in danger of rejection or distortion by the Trump administration, hindering critical action on climate change. Please call or fax your senators and representative to support the report. Phone / free fax numbers here: http://climate.uu-uno.org/