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Outdoor Event

Special Events

Giving Tree

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The giving tree is now in the sanctuary! Be Santa to the church!

You will find envelopes hanging on the tree, each with an item and the gift amount listed. Find one (or more) that speaks to you, write a check, put it in the envelop and put the envelop in box by the tree. If you prefer you can take the envelop home with you and use one of the other methods listed on the back of the back of the envelop to give your gift. You can also go directly to the online giving page by clicking on one of the buttons below.

Greening of the Church

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Saturday, December 2, 2023
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Join us in decorating the church for the holiday season. It will be fun gathering together, preparing our sacred space to reflect the joy of this time.

Line Dance Party


Get ready to dance the night away at our Line Dance fundraiser! 

Join UOG and friends on Friday December 8, 2023 at 7:00 PM at
Unity of Gaithersburg, 111 Central Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Our event will feature a variety of line dances, from classics like the Electric Slide to newer hits like the Wobble. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a beginner, our experienced instructor will guide you through each step.

Don't worry if you don't have a partner - line dancing is all about having fun with friends old and new. So grab your boots and join us for a night of music, dancing, and good times!


Friday, December 15th, 2023 
6:00pm - 9:00pm


6:00 Potluck Supper  
7:00 - 9:00 Creating our sacred space
Activities:  ancestral blessing, sacred sharing,
women inspired crafts, moon journaling, 
music, drumming, fire circle


Suggested offering: $15

Bring a dish to share and an object that is special to you for the altar

Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk


Thursday, December 21, 2023

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

The labyrinth will be set up in the sanctuary for you to follow this ancient practice of centering, contemplation, and prayer. 


Hiking Opportunities

December 9, 2023, 9:00 am
Sugarloaf Mountain Hike with Rev. Edith.  

4-mile  Blue/Yellow Trail Loop. 
Meet West View Parking Lot at top of Sugarloaf Mountain at the picnic shelter near outdoor johns.  GPS: “Sugarloaf Mountain West View Parking Lot”. 
Hiking poles recommended for this challenging up and down mountain trail with intermittent rocks and roots and beautiful views.  And please bring water.
Alternate trails:
Shorter alternative trails available while others do the 4-mile trail—
(1) .25-mile green trail to summit and .25-mile red trail down and back around on blue trail to parking lot; or
(2) 2.5-mile white trail; or
(3) 3-mile circular paved road walk.
Longer alternative: Full 5-mile Blue Trail Loop climbing down Sugarloaf, up and down another mountain to White Rocks, and then up Sugarloaf again.
Lunch afterwards at India Palace, 19743 Frederick Rd, Germantown, MD. 


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