Welcome to Alliance

Alliance is a lively group of members, friends and guests who meet for lunch and a program on the second Thursday of each month, September through May. Programs include lectures and presentations on a wide variety of topics. Attendees bring their own lunches, and coffee and dessert are provided. All are welcome!

Meeting location:  Fahs Room - Doors open at 10:45; program begins promptly at 11:00.  Please allow adequate time to arrive and settle in so that speaker will not be interrupted.

Any questions, call or e-mail Vivian Counts.


September 13 - Don Coan and Barbara Jodry - Solar Cookers, Inc. and San Juan de Oriente Sister City Program


May 10, 2012 - Rhetta Olsen and Beverley Hendrickson of PEMA; buffet lunch and jewelry sale

April 12, 2012 - JoAnn Anglin - Poetry Reading and Talk

March 8, 2012 - Rebecca Witter, MFT - "To Dream or Not to Dream:  The Hero's Journey in Short Relief"

February 9, 2012 - Tiffany and Clair Urness - "Paris:  Living the Dream"

January 12, 2012 - Marty Maskell - "Creating Community through Co-Housing"

December 8, 2011 - Music for the Season by Eric Stetson; Buffet Luncheon

November 10, 2011 - Celebrant Cindie Wilding - "A Season for Going Within"

October 13, 2011 - Cherie Lebedis - "You Came Here to Die, Didn't You" - revisiting her 60's voter registration experience in the South

September 8, 2011 - Anna Andrews sharing her recent trip to Turkey

May 12, 2011 - Lorraine Holden - Fitness at any Age - Salad lunch buffet

April, 2011 - Lynell Ross, Wellness Coach - Nutrition and Aging

March, 2011 -  JoAnn Anglin and Brenda Mitchell - Travel to and Life in Belize

February, 2011 - Celine Walker: "Finding My French Roots:  A True Adventure Into Unknown Territory"

January, 2011 - Dave Thomas:  Travel in China

December, 2010 - Christmas Party and Buffet:  A Potpouri of Christmas Stories and Memories ready by UUSS writers

November, 2010 - Cheewa James:  The Tribe That Wouldn't Die

October, 2010 -  Anti-Stigma Presentation by NAMI (National Association for Mental Illness)

September, 2010 - DVD - "Taking Root:  The Vision of Wangari Maathai"; shower for church kitchen

May, 2010 - Terry McPeek, Eskaton Senior Connection:  How to Talk to your Doctor

April, 2010 - Tour of Historic Old City Cemetery



Christmas Party