Women of Unity

The Women of Unity meet on the second Wednesday of the month in New-Rock Fellowship Hall. Each month we have fun doing an interesting activity led by one of our members. Some months feature a pot luck! Our theme is Faith, Fun, and Friendship.

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Come as early as 6:30pm to socialize. 6:30pm-7:00pm bring your own dinner. At 7:00pm our program starts. Each month we do something different!

All women are welcome; we hope you can join us!

For more information, contact Karen Crowe, karencrowe@hotmail.com, 650-814-7816.


Women of Unity – Wed 6/12, 7pm

Social Painting Night with Mo Regulinski

We had such a great time last year, we had to do it again!  Mo will be sharing her vision and talent to help us each create our own masterpieces based on the picture shown. All materials are provided, so there will be a $35 fee, that WOU can help with if necessary. Participants will be limited to 16, so you will need to register in advance by contacting Karen Crowe by phone, text or email at 650-814-7816 or karencrowe@hotmail.com.  Come dressed to paint.  We hope you can join us!


Wednesday, May 8th, 7pm

Come Join the Be Love Tribe!  with Yemaja Jubillee

Yemaja is working on a couple of book projects and looking for participants.  Come hear about her work, learn about the Dance of the SSS Girls, laugh, move and be inspired.  Then decide if you would like to participate. We’re hoping for a good turnout of women from different backgrounds, so feel free to bring friends.  It promises to be a really cool evening.

As usual come as early as 6:30 if you want to bring your own dinner and/or socialize. The meeting will start at 7:00.  We hope you can join us!

 


Wednesday, April 10th, 6:45pm

Learn about Vaccines with Tuyen Nguyen and  Potluck!

Tuyen is in medical research and will talk about the history, road to approval and development of vaccines.  We’re also having our quarterly potluck, so please bring a dish to share and your appetite. We’ll start setting up at 6:30, eat at 6:45, and to start the program at 7:00. It promises to be an interesting, informational and delicious evening, we hope you can join us!

 

 


Wednesday, March 13th, 7pm

Reverend Laura on Lent

Please join us as Rev. Laura shares about Lent:  it's pagan roots; Christian practices; and transformation into universal spirituality through the teachings and practices of Unity.  Through an empowering and fun time together, we will learn how to experience this special season as an opportunity to bring harmony and peace to our lives and world. 

As usual feel free to bring your own dinner and come as early as 6:30 to eat and/or socialize, we’ll get started at 7:00.  All women welcome, we hope you can join us!


Women of Unity – Wed, Feb 13th, 7pm

Tea and Tales” with Master of Ceremonies Carol Halbert

This month we are doing our own “Moth Night” inspired by NPR.  Our theme is “Connections” and anyone who want to participate should bring a story to tell that is 7-8 minutes long.  Come to be a storyteller or audience member. Tea and cookies will be provided. As always, come as early as 6:30 if you want to bring your own dinner or socialize before hand. The stories will start at 7:00.  We hope you can join us!

 

 


Wednesday, January 9th, 7pm

WOMEN OF UNITY – 2019 Planning and Potluck

Please join us as we plan a great 2019!  We will also have a Soup and Salad potluck, but feel free whatever you are inspired to.  Bring your ideas for what you would like to see the WOU do this coming year, and if you can’t make it on 1/9 feel free to email Karen at karencrowe@hotmail.com.  Come as early as 6:30, we’ll eat at 7:00.  All women of unity are invited!


Wednesday, December 12th, 6:30pm

Women of Unity - CHRISTMAS PARTY POTLUCK!

You are cordially invited to bring a dish to share and a gift ($10 or less) for the gift exchange. We’ll be setting up at 6:30 and plan to eat at 7pm. 

Next month we will be planning 2019 so email Karen at karencrowe@hotmail.com with any ideas.  Hope you can join us!

 


Wednesday, November 14, 7:00 pm

GAME NIGHT!

Bring your favorite game, or just come to play. We will have cider and snacks and discuss the WOU Kids Pajama and Book Drive taking place in November.  As always, you can come as early as 6:30, the meeting will start at 7:00.  We hope to you can join us!

 


Wednesday, October 10th, 7pm, New-Rock Fellowship Hall

An Evening of Pampering, Learning & Fun

with Aronda Young

Aronda plans a great evening with facials and helpful tips on keeping your skin hydrated in the winter months and information on beneficial foods and drinks to keep your immune system healthy and strong through the winter.

As always, feel free to come as early as 6:30 if you wan to bring your own dinner and socialize before the program starts at 7:00.  All women are welcome, we hope you can join us!

 


Women of Unity - Wed, 8/8/2018, 7pm - New Rock Hall

Weigh Less, Live More

Join our own Marie Giammarco for a discussion and tips on how to safely drop pounds and feel satisfied.  We will look at the potential causes of weight gain and some of the emotional factors involved.  As always, feel free to come as early as 6:30 if you want to bring your dinner and socialize a bit before the meeting. All are welcome, we hope you can join us!

 


Wednesday, June 13, 7:00pm

Painting Masters - Van Gogh, with Mo Regulinski

Learn new painting styles while having fun with friends

Mo Regulinski, local artist and VMFA instructor guides you to create a reproduction Masterpiece.

Workshop includes:

Your reproduction of a Masterpiece on canvas to take home

Workshop easels, paintbrushes, palettes, and paint provided

Two hours of expert step-by-step instruction to create a Masterpiece reproduction

Freedom to bring your own style to the canvas

Fun, friends, and concierge cleanup service!

All yours for $45 $30 because you are friends and family! Space is limited to 15, so please contact Karen Crowe at karencrowe@hotmail.com or 650-814-7816 if you plan to attend.  Women of Unity will cover the costs if needed.

 

 


Wednesday, May 9th, 7:00pm

All-Natural Cleaning Solutions with Carol Halbert

Learn how to make cleaning products that reduce the toxic load on you, your family & pets.  Everyone will go home with a cleaning kit they put together.  Cost is $10 to cover supplies, but WOU is happy to cover if needed.  Come as early as 6:30 if you want to bring your dinner and socialize.  Program will start at 7:00 pm.  All women welcome, we hope you can join us!


Wednesday, April 11th, 7pm

Soul Painting with Amy Campbell

 

Honor and connect with your Divine Self without judgement or expectation in a supportive and encouraging space. Celebrate your uniqueness! Unleash your creativity!  No prior knowledge of Art is needed – we are all born creative beings!  You will get a canvas 8 by 10 the supplies are provided. Wear painting clothes!

CLICK HERE to view the complete event flyer.

PLEASE NOTE - this event will not take place at Unity of Bon Air.  The location will be:

Sage Connections LLC, 1519 Huguenot Rd, Suite 100, Midlothian VA 23113, 804-536-7612. 

Space is limited so please contact Karen Crowe - 650-814-7816 or karencrowe@hotmail.com if you plan to attend. 

Cost is $25, but the WOU will cover or supplement costs for participants. 

Come as early as 6:30 if you want to bring your dinner and socialize, program will start at 7pm - come dressed to paint. 

See flyer for more details!

 

 


Wednesday, March 14, 7:00pm

 

Wednesday, January 10th. 7:00pm

Book Discussion - A Woman's Worth by Marianne Williamson

Please join us for a book discussion as a follow up to Marianne Williamson's visit to Richmond on January 6th.  As always, come as early as 6:30pm with your dinner.  All women are welcome!

 

Wednesday, December 13th, 7:00pm

Potluck and White Elephant Gift Swap

Please join us for our annual Christmas party and bring a dish to share and wrapped gift for the gift exchange (whatever you'd like to share, funny, fun or useful).  We'll also be doing planning for 2018 so please bring ideas of programming you'd like to see or contact Karen Crowe (karencrowe@hotmail.com) with any ideas/suggestions.  Come as early as 6:30pm for set up, we'll eat around 7:00pm, and party and plan after.  All are welcome!


Wednesday, November 8th, 2017, 7:00pm

FUN & TEAMBUILDING with JODI & CHRISTINE

Jodi Lemaks and Christine Walters will lead us in a fun evening of connecting and getting to know each other a little better. As always, feel free to come as early as 6:30pm if you want to bring your own dinner and socialize before the meeting starts at 7.  All are welcome, we hope you can join us!

 


Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 7:00pm

Essential Oils of the Bible with Carol Halbert

Carol with share with us her expertise and experience with the wonderful gifts of essential oils.  As always feel free to come as early as 6:30 pm with your dinner to eat and connect before the meeting.  All are welcome, please join us!


Women of Unity - Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 6:30pm

Pot Luck and Clothing Swap

Bring a dish to share and items you want to release, and browse for something you might like to take home.  Pot luck will start at 6:30pm with the swap immediately after.

 

The September 13th WOU meeting has been cancelled so that we may participate in the World Day of Prayer Service that evening.  Please contact Cheryl Fare if you would like to help with the service. There will be a planning meeting for all who are interested on Friday, August 11th, at 7:00pm.

 


Women of Unity - Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 7:00pm, New Rock Hall

 

Healthy Relationships: What do they look like? with Debbie Stelmach

 

Debbie will also touch briefly on relationship abuse and helping someone to create an escape plan.

 

 


Women of Unity Schedule for the remainder of 2017

 

7/12 - Healthy Relationships with Debbie Stelmach

 

7/21-24  -  WOU Weekend at Smith Mountain Lake - contact Mary Curley

 

8/9 - Summer Pot Luck and Clothing Swap

 

9/13 - Cancelled due to Opening Ceremonies for the World Day of Prayer

 

10/11 - Essential Oils with Carol Halbert

 

11/8 - Comedy with Christine & Jodi

 

12/13 - White Elephant Swap & Potluck