Virtual Coffee Hour, Sunday July 26

The Board invites you to a Virtual Coffee Hour after our online worship on Sunday, July 26 at 11:30 a.m.. Come and see your friends! Hear the results of the congregational survey for the Music Director. Click here for details to join our Zoom coffee hour.

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Scott Ward Memorial Archive

In order to create a lasting digital memorial to Scott Ward, our beloved Honorary Minister of Music who died on June 5, the Scott-Spezak family (Will, Megan, and Chris) would like to curate photos and create a lasting digital archive. If you have photos or videos in digital format, please...

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Music Director Job Posting Update

The Music Director Search Team has been working together diligently for the last several weeks. We want to let the congregation know that the job description for Music Director at First Unitarian Church has now been posted on our website. Click here to view the job posting. Please share it...

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Update from the Music Director Search Team!

The Music Director Search Team (Cindy Cohen, Rebecca Fisher, Anne Turner, Jim Weddell and Reverend Pamela Wat) wants to hear from YOU as they select the next Music Director for First Unitarian Church. People of all ages are invited to share their opinions. Your input is vital to the success...

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Music Director Job Posting Update

The Music Director Search Team has been working together diligently for the last several weeks. We want to let the congregation know that the job description for Music Director at First Unitarian Church has now been posted on our website. Click here to view the job posting updated June 17,...

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Music Survey

Our Online Music Survey is ready and waiting for you! Please help us find the best Music Director for our church by completing it as soon as you can. Your input is vital to the success of our search, and it shouldn’t take you too long to complete. We want...

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Music Director Job Posting Update

The Music Director Search Team has been working together diligently for the last several weeks. We want to let the congregation know that the job description for Music Director at First Unitarian Church has now been posted on our website. Click here to view the job posting updated June 17,...

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Music Director Job Posting

The Music Director Search Team has been working together diligently for the last several weeks. We want to let the congregation know that the job description for Music Director at First Unitarian Church is available, here. Please share it with anyone whom you think might be interested in this position....

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Virtual Choir

Are you a singer? Do you miss singing in church? While we are socially distancing, we are still providing music for our worship services with the First U Virtual Choir. Through modern audio-video technology, we are able to record and blend our voices and video recordings to be used in...

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Music Happenings at First U

We are exceedingly grateful to Cyril Everett Caster and Catherine Braik Selin for stepping in so quickly and providing their beautiful music for the last two months of our first online-only worship services. Now that things are settling down we are ready to return to our previous plan for offering...

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Staffing Restructure and the Budget

The budget for FY 20-21 is set up with a different staff configuration for Music, Membership and Children’s Religious Exploration. Our plan is to hire a half-time Music Director, a quarter time Membership Coordinator and a paid Children’s Religious Exploration Guide. You can learn more about the proposed new positions...

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Choir News

Due to cancellations, our Easter Sunday service will be streaming only and the choir will not be performing or rehearsing as scheduled. Keep singing at home! We look forward to resuming once we are up and running again.

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1st U Coffee House

Saturday, March 28, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Whether you have talent to share, or just want to enjoy the show, please plan to attend 1st U’s Coffee House in the Parish Hall. It is open to PERFORMERS AND AUDIENCES OF ALL AGES. We’ve created an online signup form here...

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Music Staffing Update Since the departure of Scott from First Unitarian, we have been fortunate to have a wonderful stream of guest musicians sharing their talent and skill with us each week. During this interim period, Rev. Pam has been scheduling musicians from the community and from the congregation to...

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Come Sing a Song with Me!

We are pleased to announce that Anne Turner (who directed the choir for the 2/16 rededication/installation) will be directing the choir for the April 12 Easter service. Rehearsals will be at 7:00 p.m. (ending around 8:45 p.m.) on March 26, April 2, and April 9. New and returning singers are...

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Organ Concert POSTPONED!

Because of the impact of COVID19, we must postpone the Organ Concert originally scheduled for Sunday, March 15th at 3:00 p.m. We will reschedule David Schelat, one of Delaware’s finest organists, for a Fall Concert. David, then, will show us what our magnificent Rieger Organ can do with the special...

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1st U Coffee House

Saturday, March 28, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Plans for the 1st U Coffee House are coming together. This is open to PEOPLE OF ALL AGES. We’ve created an online signup form here if you or a group would like to share your talent(s) that evening. The form explains how...

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