Programs

You are invited to join us in the Sanctuary on the first Tuesday mornings, September through May, to enjoy these presentations.

Schedule: 

10:30 am – WDA business meeting

11:00 am – program…visitors and guests are always welcome

Noon – lunch together in Channing Hall … please click on “LUNCHEONS” above, for more about each month’s lunch plans and how to RSVP

Many thanks to Program Chairs Ellen Tye and Kathy Warner for planning this wonderful series!

Women’s Day Alliance Programs 2017-18

The Year of Love First at First Unitarian Church of Dallas

September 5, 2017

Love is the doctrine: D. Scott Cooper with introduction and opening remarks by Rev. Aaron White, Getting to Know our Sabbatical Minister

October 3, 2017

Orange angels: Jenny Singleton, The Mysterious, Migrating Monarch Butterfly

November 7, 2017

Vegetables, vineyards and views: Dallas Arboretum speaker, Arboretum Edibles at “A Tasteful Place”

December 5, 2017

Entertainment:  Sugar Daddy & the M&Ms, Music for Holidays

January 2, 2018

First do no harm: Paula Rose, Dallas Syrian/Afghan Refugees

February 6, 2018

First, the children: Karen Lewis, Topic to be announced

March 6, 2018

First priorities: Carol Franzen, Eldercare

April 3, 2018

First Amendment Speaker to be announced, Sacred Constitutional Protections in 2018

May 1, 2018

First choices: Trish Houck and Rev. Lyssa Jenkins, Doing Good at North Dallas Shared Ministries; and End-of-year celebration & installation of officers

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Looking back…some WDA speakers from previous years

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In May, Rev. Aaron White spoke, and installed WDA’s new officers.

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In February we enjoyed a presentation by a team from our church’s Food Matters group: Penny Kent, Kathy Kinney and Anne Norvell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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In January, Audette Rackley from the Center on Brain Health spoke about “”Senior Moments–To Worry or Not to Worry and Why Brain Health Matters At Every Age”

In December, we learned about the Meadows Museum collection from Scott Winterrow, Curator of Education.

In December, we learned about the Meadows Museum collection from Scott Winterrow, Curator of Education.

In October, we learned about organic gardening from ___ (left...with Program Chair Kathy Warner)

In October, we learned about organic gardening from Kay Nelson (left…with Program Chair Kathy Warner)

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In September, Rev. Daniel Kanter discussed the Women’s Alliance in the context of our church and this year’s focus on compassion