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Upcoming Events

Oct 3

Oct 10
State College, PA
all day

Oct 12
John Dickinson High School, 1801 Milltown Rd, Wilmington, DE, United States

Nov 1
Paint Branch Unitarian Universalist Church, 3215 Powder Mill Rd, Adelphi, MD, United States

Welcome to the Joseph Priestley District

...serving 71 congregations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Northern Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

"It is the mission of the Joseph Priestley District to develop and strengthen a community of healthy congregations and affiliates, striving for diversity of theology and culture, deepening our sense of mutual accountability to each other and the movement."

Address: 100 W. 10th Street, Suite 1008, Wilmington, DE 19801

Phone: 302-778-4564, Toll Free: 800-351-6637

District News & Notes

White Allies Working for Racial Justice

White Allies Working for Racial Justice
September 26-28, 2014
UU Church of the Restoration
, 6900 Stenton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA  19150

White Allies Working For Racial Justice
Weekend Workshop

As part of the broader Unitarian Universalist effort to build an anti-racist multicultural religious community, UU Allies for Racial Equity (ARE)...

JPD People of Color Event

JPD People of Color Event
UU Church of the Restoration
, 6900 Stenton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA  19150

September 27, 2014

  • People of Color Gathering with Lunch, Topics: Community building, Our new People of Color organization, What should UUs do about events related to Ferguson, MO?  Event time: Noon- 5:00p. ...

Youth & Advisor Chaplain Training

Joseph Priestley District's Youth Steering Committee Presents:
Youth & Advisor Chaplain Training
November 1, 2014
River Road UU Congregation, 6301 River Road, Bethesda, MD 20817

•    Do you know someone who would be a good chaplain?
•    Every youth group should have at least one youth and adult chaplain

Chaplain training is a small...

JPD Racial Justice Conference

JPD Racial Justice Conference
November 7-8, 2014
UU Congregation of Sterling, VA

We are happy to invite you to participate in the Joseph Priestley District 10th Annual Racial Justice Conference. This year will be an exciting experience of the arts, inspired by the Jazz Poetry Slams that have taken root at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Sterling, in Virginia.

The arts...

JPD Presidents' Roundtable

JPD Presidents' Roundtable
November 22, 2014
UU Congregation of Columbia, MD

This event is open to all Congregational Presidents in the Joseph Priestley District.  Sponsored by Joseph Priestley District, Central East Regional Group and UU Congregation of Columbia.

  •     Meet Rev. David Pyle, District Executive, Joseph Priestley District
  •   ...