The Forum is an adult lecture and talk-back featuring a vast array of topics. Previous Forum topics include SPLOST issues, global climate change, our UU Transylvanian Heritage, happiness, creativity, and more. For the 2016-17 program year, two kinds of Forums will be held:

  • Sunday Forums--on the second and third Sundays of  each month from roughly 10:00 - 10:50 am in the Fellowship Hall
  • CommUUnity Forums--occasional  Sundays in the afternoon (time tbd)

To suggest a Forum topic or speaker, please contact a Forum Committee member for 2016-17:  Helene Brittain, David Jarrett,Bob Schneller, Karen Solheim, or UUFA Administrator Shaye Gambrell (706-546-7914).

~Forums for 2017-18 will begin September 10.~

  • Forum Folks Needed

    Do you have good ideas? Do you know people?

    If so, you are invited to become a member of the 2017-18 Forum Committee to help plan, promote, and introduce next year’s Forums.

    Need more information?  See any member of the current Forum Committee:  David Jarrett, Helene Brittain, Bob Schneller, or Karen Solheim.

    Ready to join?  Contact Karen Solheim (justice@uuathensga.org or 706.202.7515).

  • Forum April 9: Dennise Grayson, attorney Elder Law / topic: The Four Important Documents

    Dennise Grayson, attorney and specialist in Elder Law, will present a forum on “The Four Important Documents: Will, powers of attorney, advance directive — why having a Will alone is not enough.”

  • Forum: April 16: Board members of the Georgia Chapter of Compassion and Choices

    Perry Mitchell and Pam Woodley are Board members of the Georgia Chapter of Compassion and Choices, the nation’s largest nonprofit that deals exclusively with advance healthcare planning and end-of-life issues. They will discuss Georgia’s advanced health document, specifying decisions such as desired medical treatment to sustain life and comfort measures to relieve pain and suffering.