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Periodic Events

Goodloe Coffee House Night (monthly) 

Light Refreshments 7:00pm
Open Mic 7:30 -10:00pm

Open Mic - Share Your Talents

The local talent is lining up at Goodloe's monthly coffee house night on the third Saturday of the month, from 7:30 to 10:00 pm. Everyone from age 12 and up is welcome to attend and participate.

Suggested donation: audience - $5, performers $1.

For more information, contact goodloe.memorial@gmail.com.

Visit Coffee House Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/317938388256041/.

The next Coffee House will be on May 20!

"301 Corridor" Small Group Ministry
3rd Thursday of Each Month

The "301 Corridor" small group ministry meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month at Goodloe. It is a chance for people to meet other people from the local area. Faith facilitators guide the group of six to twelve people in a discussion of the monthly theme. There is a light finger-food dinner that starts at 6:30 to get to know the other people and hear their stories. If you are interested in checking the group out, please come and join a discussion.

The next SGM gathering will be on Thursday, May 18.


Other regularly scheduled events may be viewed on our Calendar or Small Groups pages.



Special Events and Services

Ordination of Karen Scrivo

Sunday June 4, 4:00pm
UU Church of Annapolis
333 Dubois Road, Annapolis, MD 21401

Karen Scrivo has been a member of the Goodloe congregation since 1984. She has been actively involved in Religious Education and Worship Associates. In recent years, Karen was Director of Religious Education for Columbia, Paint Branch, and Cedar Lane.

Karen completed a graduate program at Starr King School for the Ministry and was intern minister at Annapolis for UU Legislative Ministry.

Karen has asked the Goodloe and Annapolis congregations to ordain her as a Unitarian Universalist minister.

Reception following the Ordination:
As part of the celebration of Karen's Ordination, a reception will follow the ordination service.

If you would like to join us in celebrating this wonderful event, please RSVP to goodloe.memorial@gmail.com with the subject "Scrivo Ordination". A guest count is very important for planning this event.

We appreciate any help you can offer in providing light refreshments (finger food preferred) for the reception. If you wish to bring a dish, please send an email to goodloe.memorial@gmail.com.

Goodloe has established a Karen Scrivo Ordination Fund

We appreciate your donations to help cover the following ordination expenses:

  • Gift from the Goodloe Congregation: Stole for Karen which will be created by Misty Cole
  • Expenses for the minister giving the sermon at the ordination
  • Miscellaneous expenses related to the ordination

If you wish to make a tax-decuctible donation:

Make a check payable to Goodloe Memorial UU Congregation, with "Karen Scrivo Ordination Fund" on the memo line

Place cash donations in an envelope with "Karen Scrivo Ordination Fund" and your name and address* written on it.

[* Include your name and address to have your donation recorded for tax deduction purposes. If you contribute $25 or more to Goodloe in the calendar year you will receive a year-end Giving statment that you can use when filing your taxes.]

Place cash or check donations in the offering basket on Sunday during the service, or mail your donation to

Karen Scrivo Ordination Fund

Goodloe Memorial UU Congregation
1540C Pointer Ridge Place
Bowie MD 20716

Thank you!


Try UUMAC This Summer!

UUMAC 2017 Retreat

July 9 – 15, 2017

DeSales University, Center Valley PA

Registration is now open!

Need an escape from the same old thing this summer? Come to UUMAC for a community experience like no other, with UUs from neighboring Mid-Atlantic states. Join fun and activities for all ages and interests on a beautiful university campus outside Philadelphia. This year we’ll explore the theme of “Across Time, Across Generations” in our worship and conversation. Choose from a range of workshops or just kick back and relax. For more information or to register, please visit www.uumac.org or contact Doug Belling at dougbelling@hotmail.com or 202-420-1969.