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UPCOMING CLASSES and EVENTS AT UNITY TEMPLE

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Journey Through Time & Faith, Thursdays, July 21 - August 11, 2016, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Charles Fillmore Chapel. Join us for a 9-week summer series on World Religions facilitated by Carrah Quigley, hosted by U-Thrive (Unity Temple's InterSpiritual Education & Enrichment program). 

Take a journey through humanity's questions of existence, personal experience and divine relationship. From the most ancient beliefs to the greatest modern religions this path provides lessons of history, community and personal power. Explore these traditions in an academic and spiritual setting with a safe environment, open to all for questions, discussion and learning.

Islam - June 16, 23, 30

Hinduism - July 7, 14, 21 

Shamanism - July 28

Paganism - Aug 4 

Indigenous Religious Traditions - Aug 11

Classes may be taken on a stand-alone basis. Suggested love offering per class: $15-20 (no one turned away for lack of funds). 

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Volunteer at St. Paul's Food Pantry, Saturday, July 23, 2016, 9:00am - 12:30pm. Volunteers needed to help in the food pantry on the 4th Saturday of each month. The only pre-requisites for our volunteers are a heart for helping our Neighbors and a willingness to have fun doing it. The pantry is located at Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1300 North 18th Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66102. Go to the back of the church, the pantry is across from the red door downstairs in the basement.

For more information contact Ross Warnell at 816-807-4011 or e-mail him at ross@stpaulskck.org

Follow St. Paul's on face book at http://www.facebook.com/StPaulsKCK

Click Here to follow the St. Paul's Food Pantry

Web Site: www.stpaulskck.org

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Unity Spiritual Principles Class, Sundays, July 24 and July 31, 2016, 11:45am - 12:30pm, Manse Living Room. Join Duke & Christine Garvey for Unity Spiritual Principles Class. Learn spiritual principles that will increase your peace of mind and sense of well-being.

Class is held in the Manse living room - go through Duke’s office on the west end of the building and turn left.

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Farmers Market, Sunday, July 24, 2016, 9:00am - 1:00pm. Farmer's Market will be here every Sunday throughout the summer! They will have fresh kale, swiss chard, carrots, beets, onions, potatoes, cilantro, mint, basil, etc. Check it out from 9am - 1pm on the patio (weather permitting). In case of rain the market will be moved to Temple SPACE (lower level). CASH or CHECK ONLY.

We welcome farmers from the New Roots for Refugees Program which is sponsored by Cultivate KC and Catholic Charities KC.

For questions, please feel free to contact Christopher at christopherschlz@gmail.com

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Sunday Speak Easy Toastmasters, Sunday, July 24, 2016, Noon - 1:30pm, Classroom B. Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development.  Guests are always welcome at our meetings. 
The Toastmasters program offers many benefits that help people in all walks of life.

As a result of participating in Toastmasters, you will:

Learn more about Toastmasters International at Toastmasters.org or contact Maureen Dwyer, Club Secretary,  Sunday Speak Easy Toastmasters, at maureend19@hotmail.com  for membership details.

This group meets on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Sunday of each month.

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Evolving Conscious Living Festival, Sunday, July 24, 2016, 1:00pm - 7:00pm, Patio and Meyer Hall. Join us for this FREE event that gives Kansas City residents the opportunity to experience first-hand, topics covered in the magazine such as holistic health, organic eating, and conscious living. The festival offers a plethora of experiential activities, both indoors and out.

Free workshops indoors every hour, live entertainment outdoors on the patio MC'd by Victor Dougherty, and many vendors including holistic health practitioners, organic farmers, artists and more. It’s sure to be a fun, inspirational, and informational day!

Join in via the Facebook event, or view the complete program at www.EvolvingMagazine.com.

Unity Temple is a sponsor of this event.

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WOW-Women of Worth, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Manse. Come together with other like-minded women, bask in the love, support and friendship of the group as we discuss the path of life. Bring a friend or two, the more the merrier! They meet monthly on the fourth Tuesday.

Love Offering

For more information, contact Christine Garvey at 816-994-8009 or christine@unitytemple.com

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Summer 2016 Unity Temple SpiritGroup Information and Training Workshop, Tuesday, July 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Temple SPACE. Seeking  deeper, more authentic connections? Join us for this informational meeting for how you can host or participate in a Unity Temple small group (aka "SpiritGroup").

Suggested love offering: $15-20 for training and materials (no one turned away).

NOTE: No obligation to commit at this time; you can come to this meeting to gather info! RSVP to nhien@unitytemple.com so we have enough handouts.

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Wednesday Evening Service, Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 6:30pm, Myrtle Fillmore Chapel. NEED A MID-WEEK LIFT? Join Sandra Campbell, Warren Teachout and the Temple Chaplains.Music by Alex Cordero, David Adams and Stephanie Bland.

Fellowship and refreshments following the service in the Manse.

Come let your light shine!!

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U-Thrive Monthly Interplay Group, Fourth Wednesdays, July 27, 2016, 7:15pm - 9:00pm, Temple SPACE. Creative movement; stillness ~ reflection; storytelling.

Join us in this improvisational practice that integrates mind, body and spirit! 

Participate in a global social movement dedicated to ease, connection, human sustainability and play. 

Suggested love offering: $10-20/class (no one turned away for lack of funds). For more info, contact Devi at d.light18@gmail.com.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cvl2MVLco-c

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Rainy Day Books Presents Delia Ephron, Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 7:00pm, Main Sanctuary. Delia Ephron, Bestselling Author and Screenwriter will Present her New Hardcover Novel, Siracusa.

Delia Ephron is a bestselling author and screenwriter. Her movies include The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, You've Got Mail, Hanging Up (based on her novel), and Michael. She has written novels for adults and teenagers; books of humor; and essays, including her most recent Sister Mother Husband Dog (etc). Her journalism has appeared regularly in The New York Times, O: The Oprah Magazine, Vogue, More, and The Huffington Post. Her hit play Love, Loss, and What I Wore (co-written with Nora Ephron) ran for more than two years off-Broadway and has been performed all over the world, including in Paris, Rio, and Sydney. She lives in New York City.

For tickets or more information, contact Rainy Day Books at 913-384-3126 or rainydaybooks.com

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Unity Temple Harvesters, Thursday, July 28, 2016, 9:00am - 11:00am. Join us for an opportunity to help hungry children by putting together snack packs! We meet at Harvesters, 3801 Topping Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129. Click here for a map After we finish working, we sometimes go to lunch together as a "self-treat" at a restaurant of our choice.

This group meets monthly on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month.

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Fifth Sunday Youth Education Potluck, Sunday, July 31, 2016, 11:45am, Meyer Hall. Fifth Sunday YE Potluck returns! Parents and students are invited to join us for a potluck in Meyer Hall on Sunday, July 31st after service. This community event is a great way to get to know members of our whole Youth Ed family. Bring a dish to share and see you there!

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Introductory Enneagram Workshop, Tuesday, August 2, 2016, 6:30pm - 9:00pm, Temple SPACE. Reverend Nhien is offering her introductory workshop on the Enneagram - a sacred, transformative system of psychology that helps us to live from a more self-aware place.

Guest panelists will share about how learning about the Enneagram has served them in their relationships to Spirit, self and others. 

Suggested donation: $25 ($10 for those who attended the same program in Fall 2015 or Spring 2016) (no one turned away).

The workshop will be followed by a 4-Week Wisdom of the Enneagram Class (Part 2) starting Aug 9th6:30-8:30pm, on the topics of the Enneagram and communication styles, subtypes, heart & stress points, and spiritual practice.

Visit uthrive-in-unity.com or email nhien@unitytemple.com for more information.

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Spirituality and All That Jazz, Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 7:00pm, Main Sanctuary. The Sensational SHARON THOMPSON, Vocalist performing with Tim Whitmer & The Consort Band and a Special Performance by The Kansas City Kansas Community College SUMMER JAZZ CHOIR.

Relax and enjoy Kansas City's Jazz Greats in a smoke-free environment the first Wednesday of every month.

Tickets at the door only - $7.00 
Children under 16 free

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Help Feed the Hungry, Saturday, August 13, 2016, 9:00am - 11:30am. Join us as we help serve meals at St. Paul's Church, located at 1300 North 18th Street in Kansas City, Kansas. It's a great opportunity to serve as well as get to know other practitioners. The serving and cleanup will take until 11:30am. 

We meet the 2nd Saturday of each month.

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Reiki Healing Circle, Saturday, August 13, 2016, 1:00pm - 4:00pm, Classroom E. Experience a Reiki healing session to help relieve stress, pain and promote wellness. Reiki stimulates the flow of energy in the body which helps to balance and activate the natural healing response to enable you to function in a more holistic manner…mind, body and spirit. 

Love offerings and donations appreciated.

Kathy Aubry has been a traditional Reiki Master for over 20 years. 

For more information contact Kathy at 913-215-8863 or kaubry@rocketmail.com

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RACE FOR THE CURE, SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2016. It is that time of year again to get ready for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.  

There will be a table set up before and after church on Sundays, July 17, 24 and 31 to register. You can also register or donate online at www.komenkcrace.org Deadline to register under the Unity Temple Team is Friday, August 5, 2016.

5K Competitive runners will start at 7:30am, 5K non-competitive runners/walkers will start at 7:45am.  The 1-mile fun run will start at 8:00am.

If you like you can meet at Unity Temple and carpool down together.  The exact time to meet at the Temple will be sent to you, but plan on around 6:00am or you can meet us at the race. 

We will have a group photo taken at the race location. More information to follow as to what time and where we will meet for the team photo.

Some important dates to remember are: 

-August 1, 2016 Individual mail in registration deadline 

-August 5, 2016 (9PM) teams online registration deadline 

-August 10 or 11 from 9:30am - 4:00pm Pick up T-Shirt packets at the Temple before the race

Please feel free to contact either

Diane Rohrer @ dianerohrer@everestkc.net816-803-0493

Christine Garvey @ Christine@unitytemple.com816-994-8009

Sandra Campbell @ sandra@unitytemple.com

Looking forward to another great year to support the research and cure for breast cancer.

Thanks for being a part of the Unity Temple team, Diane, Christine And Sandra

You can register or donate online at www.komenkcrace.org

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