At the Unitarian Universalist Society of Oneonta, we affirm the inherent worth and dignity of all people. We are committed to being a church for ALL generations working to build a world where ALL beings matter. While we have a wide diversity of beliefs, we are joined by a unity of spirit and a commitment to service. Check us out! Together, we can make a difference!

Upcoming Services


October 11, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

“Fact or Fiction”
Cheryl Petersen
Music provided by Dorothy and Michael Frye-Hunt

Natural artificial flavorings, tummy-tucks, flights to Mars, miracles:  How do we tell what’s real or not in our responsible search for truth and meaning?


October 18, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

“Seeking the Light: A Quaker Photojournalist Bears Witness”
Michael Forster-Rothbart
Children to Children’s Worship at 10:30
Youth to Classrooms at 10:30
Music provided by Music Director Tim Horne

Having lived in Chernobyl, Ukraine, and visited Fukushima, Japan, for a month, Michael reflects on taking the time to fully stop, listen, and see the people around us.

Upcoming Events

Applications for Grants from Endowment

The deadline to Submit UUSO Endowment Grant applications is October 12th. The guidelines and application form are available online or may be picked up at Olympia Brown House, 16 Ford Avenue, or in the foyer at Chapin Memorial.

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting!
Saturday, October 17, from 7 to 9 pm
Chapin Memorial Building

  • Taste 11 wines paired with delicious complementary foods (Sparkling Cider for non-drinkers)
  • Followed by coffee, tea, decaf, and sumptuous desserts
  • Piano music throughout the evening provided by Tim Horne and Michael Frye-Hunt
  • Free Childcare is available in the Olympia Brown House (please reserve)
  • Designated Drivers in the Oneonta Area (please reserve at $5 per person)
  • Advance Sale Tickets:$30 for wine drinkers (or 2 for $50), $15 for non-drinkers ($35 and $20 at the door)
  • For Tickets:
    • Contact Robin at 432-3491 or
    • Or purchase online with credit card or bank transfer using the “Wine Tasting” line on the Online Donation Page

Children & Youth


Building Use


Photo Album