windowThe Unitarian Society of Ridgewood is a place where you will find inspiration in the richness of diverse beliefs and the power of community. We offer one Sunday service each week at 10:00am as well as Religious Education for children and youth.

Visitors are always welcome! We have visitors at nearly every service throughout the year. Please click here for more information on attending Sunday Services and activities.


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Equal Means Equal: Film Screening and Discussion with Roberta Francis

ALL ARE WELCOME to this important documentary film screening:
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Doors open at 6:30pm; Film begins at 7pm
Suggested donation: $10 at the door
Light refreshments will be served.

EQUAL MEANS EQUAL offers an unflinching look at how women are treated in the United States today. Examining both
real-life stories and precedent-setting legal cases, director Kamala Lopez uncovers how outdated and discriminatory attitudes inform and influence seemingly disparate issues, from workplace harassment to domestic violence, rape and sexual assault to the foster care system, and the healthcare conglomerate to the judicial system. Along the way, she reveals the inadequacy of present laws that claim to protect women, ultimately presenting a compelling and persuasive argument for the urgency of ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment.

This event is co-sponsored by Northern New Jersey NOW, The Reproductive Justice Committee of The Unitarian Society of Ridgewood, YWCA Bergen County, Urban League for Bergen County Young Professionals, NCJW BCS National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section, and League of Women Voters of Northern Valley.

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Art Reception this Friday Evening, Oct. 20, 2017

Come meet the artist!
Paintings by David Buckbinder
Reception: Friday, October 20th from 7-9pm

The public is welcome. Hope to see you there!

DID YOU KNOW that the gallery is an important fundraiser for the USR?
25% of all artwork sales goes directly to the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood. Please consider supporting local artists – and the USR – by considering a purchase of artwork from Cottage Place Gallery exhibitions!

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SAVE THE DATE! UU Outreach Auction – November 4, 2017 at 6:30pm

Join us for an evening of fun and an auction with heart!  Three Bergen County UU Congregations come together to celebrate the work of five local charities:

  • Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative
  • Center for Hope and Safety
  • Community of Friends in Action
  • Family Promise
  • Holley Childcare Center

…and raise funds to support them. We have raised more than $500,000 since the first auction, held in 2000. Put it on your calendar, buy tickets at coffee hour ($35), join the baking brigade to create desserts, contribute items or baskets to be auctioned. Questions? See Inge Spungen at coffee hour or email.

Hope to see you there!

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