Riverside-Salem UCC

Summer 2002 Worship/Program

(All from 4-6 p.m. Sundays at the church cottage, 3449 West River Road,

Grand Island, unless otherwise specified; Sundays in BOLD; other items of interest italicized.)


June 9      "Pacifism v. A Just War," Dr. Ned Cuddy, History professor and former department chair at Daemen College; Roxanne Amico from Women in Black, Buffalo Activist Network, and PEACE (Peace Education and Action Committee for Everyone); Jim Hartz, Enlisted Specialty Training Manager at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station; and Wayne Alt, Western New York Peace Center.


June 16       NO CHURCH:  Statewide UCC Conference in Albany. 

"The Music & Food of Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Brazil," at Artpark, presented by Mark Goldman & The Buffalo News, 2 p.m.  Latin American Solidarity Committee (LASC) of the WNY Peace Center is selling tickets ($20 each, of which $5 each will go to the Caravan to Cuba for medical, school, & office supplies). Call 894-2013.


June 17     VOICE-Buffalo Issues Assembly: 7 p.m., St. Francis Xavier, 157 East St. (at Amherst), Buffalo


June 23     ANNUAL POTLUCK-PICNIC!  2-6 p.m.  Walk the new outdoor labyrinth, select/win something special from our bag auction/nickel fair, enjoy the Henry David Thoreau path through our & the adjoining Town land, play volleyball, have your face painted, chat/sing/eat with friends!


July 7       "Music in the Woods," Nan Hoffman Benefit Concert for RSUCC & Quality Quest Coalition with Joe Tumino, Kathy & Tom DeLoughry, and Mike Bell. 4 p.m.  RAIN or SHINE.  Free-will offering. 


July 27            United Church Home Old Time Picnic, 12-4, 1190 Amherst, Buffalo


Sep 1       June & Roger's 22nd Annual Labor SUNDAY Potluck-Picnic:

2-6 p.m., 1515 West River Rd., Grand Island.  Save the date!


Call Shirley at 992-3038 or June/Roger at 773-1426 for directions, information.