Category: Green Sanctuary

About the Green Sanctuary Committee

The Green Sanctuary Committee is dedicated to creating a religious community that has a fundamental commitment to living in harmony with the Earth. We do this by planning monthly events for our congregation and the community that focus on the environment through a combination of … read more.

Movie: Tidal Alert, January 28, 2023

Save the date on Saturday January 28, 2023, from 12:00 to 2:00 for our first Green Sanctuary movie showing of the year! We’ll view the documentary Tidal Alert, which presents the status of our coastal waters from several perspectives and offers suggestions for ensuring clean water going forward. … read more.

New Years Day Service and Nature Hike

Our 2023 UCF New Year’s Nature Hike was quite special this year. Falling on a Sunday, New Year’s Day 2023 afforded the opportunity to link the hike with the Sunday morning worship service.

Happy Hikers!

At that service, entitled “Beginning Again,” members of the congregation were … read more.

New Year’s Hike!

Let’s start 2023 right, gathering with family and friends for a stroll on the beach!
UCF’s Green Sanctuary and Adult SE Committees are pleased to announce a New
Year’s Day ceremony and hike at Fort Macon State Park. We will meet promptly at
2 PM on Sunday, January … read more.

November Nature Hike

Join us November 19 at 1:30 pm at the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum and Heritage Center, Harker’s Island, NC, for our last nature hike of 2022!

Core Sound Waterfowl Museum

We’ll stroll around Willow Pond behind the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum. The trail includes a bird blind … read more.

UCF Fall Nature Walk October 15

UCF’s Green Sanctuary and Adult RE Committees are pleased to announce a second fall nature walk, led by botanist and UCF member Tom Wentworth on Saturday, October 15, 2022. We’ll hike the Tideland National Recreation Trail from the Cedar Point Campground in the Croatan National … read more.

Nature Walk on Elliott Coues Trail

The group enjoying the beautiful weather

Eleven Unitarian Coastal Fellowship members began the UCF late summer/fall nature walk series with a hike on the Elliott Coues Trail in Fort Macon State Park on Saturday, September 17th at 2 PM. The weather was fine, with partly … read more.

September Nature Walk Planned

Let’s start the fall right, gathering with family and friends for a nature walk! UCF’s Green Sanctuary and Adult SE Committees are pleased to announce a Fall Equinox Hike at Fort Macon State Park. We will meet at 2 PM on Saturday, September 17, 2022, … read more.

Zero Waste Seminar: June 25th

Have you been wondering how you can reduce the amount of trash you generate? Sponsored by Adult RE and Green Sanctuary, Linda Rudd will present a Zero Waste seminar with lots of tips and practical information for treading more lightly on our precious mother earth. … read more.

Hands Across the Sand

Mark May 21, 2022, on your calendar for this year’s Hands Across the Sand celebration of our coastal environment and commitment to protect this precious ecosystem. UCF Green Sanctuary members will be present, and we’d love to have lots of participation from UCF members and … read more.