The guest speaker will be Mary Harris Jones. Join Mother Jones as she shares her experience as a union activist and speaks in the courtyard of Charlestown, West Virginia to the striking miners of Paint Creek and Cabin Creek. Ponder what message Mother Jones would give today. Service Leaders: Libby Earle and Russ VieBrooks.
On September 24, we will be heading to Ohio State University to participate in the Ohio Interfaith Power and Light Earthkeeping Summit, celebrating the wonders of the earth. Libby Earle will help us construct a fabric panel to display at that gathering. This is an intergenerational service. Service leader: Ann Fuehrer.
Libby Earle will help us celebrate the Summer Solstice with a fire circle, rituals, and stories. This is an intergenerational service. The celebration will be followed by a potluck.
Our social justice focus for much of the summer will be to tend our garden to grow and harvest produce, particularly green beans, to donate to customers at the Oxford Community Choice Pantry. We will have a short service to connect our summer focus with this past spring’s reading group book, Michael Pollan’s Botany of … Continued