Category: News

Passing of Barbara Greene

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Barbara Greene on June 27. A longtime member of First Parish, including twenty-one years as Church Secretary, she was a great friend to her mentor the late Rev. James K. Allen and was instrumental in … read more.

Get your First Parish T-Shirt!

New First Parish Dorchester T-shirts are now available for all members and friends. Many thanks to the Membership Committee, especially Michelle Oyie, for making this happen. The shirts will be available at all upcoming First Parish in person events, or contact Laura Maltby (… read more.

Help plant sunflowers

Help us make FPD even more welcoming by planting sunflowers! Saturday, May 29th at 10 AM.
Rain date: Saturday, June 5.
Everyone is welcome at this kid-friendly gardening event! Bring your friends and neighbors! 
We’ll be putting in sunflower seeds and seedlings around the periphery of the yard. … read more.

Cookies and Pledges!

First Parish hosted a Pledge Party on Wednesday evening, April 21, to gather together and make pledges for the support of our parish for the coming year. Homemade cookies were delivered to congregants and enjoyed along with fellowship in a highly successful kickoff to our … read more.

Easter Festivities on the Lawn

This Sunday, April 4th, from 1-3:00 pm, we will have an Easter Festival on the Lawn of First Parish Dorchester. There will be 8 stations of possible activities celebrating New Life and Transformation.  (One station for each of our UU principles, including the … read more.

Spring=Gardening! April 3

Work day in the yard: Saturday, April 3, 8am-12/1pm Spring=Gardening! Volunteers needed to help hang the new Black Lives Matter banner; clean-up in the recently planted areas; install path fencing; do some general yard cleaning; and possibly plant an ornamental tree in the memory garden. Bring … read more.