Category: Events

Benefit Concert to Combat Poverty – held March 8

Entertainment was provided by the Pineapple Scruffs and Friends Proceeds generated from this event will enable the UUCTS Social Justice Council to continue donating financial aid to local agencies: Head Start, Hispanic Outreach Center, English as Second Language (ESOL) Classroom, Citizens Alliance for Progress, Shepherd Center, The Laundry Project, The Haven/Religious Community Services The Pineapple … Continued

Claudia Schmidt Folk & Jazz Music – held February 22

Recording artist Claudia Schmidt entertained on February 22. Proceeds support the Church and the Artist A well A well-known fixture in the folk/acoustic music scene, Claudia Schmidt has recorded folk, jazz, blues, and spoken word albums. She plays guitar and Appalachian dulcimer and sings. For more information about Claudia and her music, please visit www.claudiaschmidt.com

Classical Piano Recital – held February 15

Pianist Jeffrey Chodil entertained at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 230 Grand Blvd on February 15. Proceeds were split between the Church and the Artist Jeffery Chodil earned a Master of Music degree in Piano Performance, Piano Pedagogy, and Chamber Music from the University of South Florida. He has been active in Florida since 2008 as … Continued

Jack Williams Concert – December 27

All are invited to enjoy performing artist Jack Williams

Friday, December 27 at 7:00 pm

at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 230 Grand Blvd

$20 Admission at the Door

Refreshments available for purchase between sets

Jack Williams, a South Carolina-born artist, is celebrated by the contemporary U.S. folk community as a … read more.

Christmas Events

Our congregation had a traditional Christmas Eve service on the night of December 24th. For the first time in several years, there were Christmas lights in the sanctuary. Paper bag lanterns (luminaria) guided our guests. On December 25th, the church had a holiday dinner in … read more.

Holiday Fundraiser for the Homeless

Our Dec. 22nd fundraiser to help the homeless in Tarpon Springs was a great success. Peter Grace and his friends provided music at our church. Refreshments were served and the congregation sold tickets for a holiday raffle. Many thanks to all of the volunteers who made the celebration possible.

An Arts Legacy – George Inness, Jr’s Paintings

The November 11th event to honor veterans featuring guest speaker Lynn Whitelaw and the George Inness, Jr. painting, The Only Hope, was well attended. Many friends in the community were grateful to have this opportunity to visit the renovated church and view the paintings.  Lynn Whitelaw shared a historic perspective which provided even greater appreciation … Continued

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony September 25th

Many thanks to the Tarpon Springs Chamber of Commerce for sponsoring a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

held at our church on Wednesday, September 25th!

Church Rededicated

A special Church Rededication Service was held on

Sunday, September 29, 2019 after nearly 6 years of sinkholes and restoration.

Unitarian Universalist Church of Tarpon Springs

230 Grand Boulevard, Tarpon Springs, FL, USA

Thank you to everyone who attended the rededication events … read more.

Special All Music Service! Sunday, August 18th

On Sunday, August 18th, the UU Church of Tarpon Springs service featured The Pineapple Scruffs and special guest, Bonnie Whitehurst.

Performing for the first time together, these talented musicians commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock Music Festival by singing songs from the “60’s Flower Power” … read more.