Happenings

This page lists announcements for events in the life of the church other than Sunday worship.

  • ORUCC — Chili Cook-Off, Sunday, Jan. 29th, at 11 am
    Chili Cook-Off Sunday, January 29th, after worship in Friendship Hall Our annual Chili-Cookoff is a favorite events for families and friends of ORUCC! Not only do we taste delicious chili and cornbread recipes, but we are able to visit and connect with one another in an unhurried, casual and festive atmosphere! Please join us even …
  • ORUCC Wayfinding December 22 ZOOM 4pm
    The Soul Tasks of Aging     WAYFINDING The Soul-tasks of Aging toward a Theology of the Elder Years Thursday December 22nd 4:00-5:15pm over ZOOM Greetings Wayfinders,   I look forward to seeing many of you this afternoon in less than an hour for the ZOOM portion of our December Wayfinding gathering. We will celebrate …
  • NEW INFORMATION FOR January All Church Retreat
    Sign up now! January Retreat 2023 Registration closes January 2 Thank you to those who have registered and paid for our retreat. Daycholah Center is doing something different this year, and asks that each registrant register their dietary restrictions, and other personal information, directly on their website. If you have already registered, go to the …
  • ORUCC – OVER 55 – TODAY December 14, 11:30 am
    Please Join Us for Over 55 Today Wednesday, December 14 11:30 am Daniel Cooperrider Have you read his book, “Speak with the Earth and it Will Teach You”? Rev. Cooperrider will be our guest presenter on December 14th. We will be amazed and entertained! He will have copies of his book available for purchase. Join us for a delicious …
  • January All Church Retreat
    Sign up now! January Retreat 2023 Our All Church Annual Retreat is returning January 13-15, 2023–It is For All Ages! Come enjoy and connect with nature and just relax and take a break from the rhythms of life. Our church will hold its 11th Annual Winter Retreat at Daycholah Center (Green Lake, WI) January 13-15, 2023. …
  • ORUCC: Advent and Christmas Invitation
    Creator of the stars of night Advent Theme: The Stars, Christ Child, & Cosmos in Conversation Image Description: Five galaxies known as Stephan’s Quintet. Two of the galaxies appear close together at the center of the image. One appears directly above, and another slightly to our left near the bottom of the image. Each of …
  • ORUCC Wayfinding November 16 & 17
    The Soul Tasks of Aging     WAYFINDING The Soul-tasks of Aging toward a Theology of the Elder Years Wednesday November 16th 9:30-11:15am & Thursday November 17th 4:00-5:15pm over ZOOM Greetings Wayfinders,   I look forward to seeing many of you tomorrow for our third Wayfinding gathering. We will revisit our spiral timelines and engage …
  • ORUCC — David Allen’s Piano Performance at Oakwood Village on Nov. 15th at 7 pm
    ORUCC Member David Allen is pleased to return to Oakwood Village’s Art Center, Tuesday, November 15 at 7pm, for a solo piano performance to benefit the ORUCC Youth Program. The program will feature original improvisational interpretations of familiar ballads and classic pieces composed by Jerome Kern, Ella Fitzgerald, Saint-Saens, Harold Arlen, Chick Corea, Bill Evans and …
  • Labyrinth Walk
    Labyrinth Walk TODAY   You are invited to walk the labyrinth on Wednesday, November 9 – today following the hype of the elections. Quiet meditation, candlelight and soft music will be here for you anytime from 4-7pm.  Orchard Ridge UCC | Spiritually Alive, Joyfully Inclusive, Committed to Justice, 1501 Gilbert Road, Madison, WI 53711
  • ORUCC – Movie Group – This Weds., November 9th, 7 pm
    Movie Group Is Reborn! Yes, the ORUCC movie group is returning. We will meet Wednesday, November 9th at 7 P.M. at Oakwood Village in the Arts Center to view “The Gathering Storm.” ORUCC has many members at Oakwood; thus, we want to make movie viewing and discussion easier for those residents. All are welcome; you need not be an Oakwood resident! We will …