Prairie Sunday Programs June 2007 to May 2008

DatePresentersTopicEndnotes/
Order of Service
June 3, 2007RE CommitteeTransition ServiceIn
June 10Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Summertime Is Coming"oos
June 17Bonnie and Bob Block"Another View of Iran"oos
June 24Mary Somers"Venezuela: Condoms and the Constitution"oos
July 1Sarah Lord"The Immigration Problem: A Historical Perspective"Tp
July 8Dr. Alfred McCoy"A Short History of Psychological Torture: Discovery, Propagation, Perfection and Legalization"Tp
July 15Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Bring Many Questions (About UUism)"Tp
July 22 Erin Bosch and Robin Proud"UU Humor"Tp oos
July 29Mary Mullen"Celebrating Malvina Reynolds, UU Singer-Songwriter"Tp
August 5Central Midwest District Young Adult Steering Committee (YASC) Worship Team"River in My Soul"Tp
August 12Rose Smith"How Can I Keep from Reading?"oos
August 19Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Where Is Our P. T. Barnum, Now That We Could Use Him?"Tp
August 26Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Ingathering Water Ceremony"oos
Sept. 2Ruth Gundlach"Challenges Facing Today's Worker"Tp
Sept. 9Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Revisioning Our Vision"
Sept. 16"Key-log ceremony"
Sept. 23Marion Nelson"Breaking Barriers Between Old and New"Tp
Sept. 30Mike & Norma Briggs and Barbara Park"G.A. Inspiration"Tp
Oct. 7Mary Mullen & Anne Lundin"There is Something in the Autumn... - A Program of Fall Poetry"oos
Oct. 14Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Association Sunday - Growing our Faith thru Growing Our Numbers"
Oct. 21Wendy Cooper"The United Nation's role in building a peaceful world: success or failure"Tp oos
Oct. 28Dorothy Krause"Day of the Dead"Tp oos
Nov. 4Dan Barker"Keeping Religion and Government Separate"oos
Nov. 11Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Deep Listening, Deep Lessons"
Nov. 18Rick Ruecking"Ways of Seeing" (1st of 2)Tp
Nov. 25Mary MullenThanksgiving IntergenerationalIn
Dec. 2Russell Gardner"Religion's Biology"
Dec. 9Rick Ruecking"Ways of Seeing - Between the Eyes" (2nd of 2)
Dec.16 Erin Bosch and Ralph TyksinskiSymbol Tree Sharing/td>In oos
Dec. 23Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Child's Christmas in Wales"oos
Dec. 30Rose Smith, Dorothy Krause, Rachel Long and Aileen Nettleton"Honoring the Days of Our Years: Going and Coming"oos
2008
Jan. 6, 2008Anne Lundi, Barbara Chatterton, and Erin Bosch"This I Believe"oos
Jan. 13Robin Proud"Behind Every Great Man: The Peabody Sisters "Tp mp3
Jan. 20Susan Hagstrom"Yip Harburg: Lyricist/Poet/Activist"Tp
Jan. 27Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"The Transient and the Permanent Through Generational Eyes"Tp
Feb. 3Allison Eyring-Green - Trust for Natural Legacies"Another Option for Preserving Land: Conservation Cemeteries"Tp
Feb. 10Gladis Benavides"From Sensitivity to Inclusion: Living & Working Respectfully in a Multi-cultural Community"Tp
Feb. 17Service canceled due to weather
Feb. 24Mary Mullen, Jerry Simmons and Dan Proud"This I Believe"Tp oos
March 2Thomas Givnish"Evolution of Life on Islands"Tp
March 9John & Mary Frantz"Highlights from the American Association for the Advancement of Science Conference"Tp
March 16Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Carl Sandburg: A Prairie Universalist?"Tp
March 23Prairie members"Was Jesus a UU?"In Tp oos
March 30Erin Bosch"Class Conscious"oos
April 6Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Fannie Barrier Williams: The Race Game, Yesterday & Today"
April 13Marshall Onellion"Seeking Truth, Living with Doubt"
April 20Ken Skog"Earth Day: Reducing the Carbon Footprint"
April 27Judy Skog, Bob Cape, Rosemarie Lester"This I Believe"
May 4Christina Klock"The Music of What Happens"oos
May 11Rev. Ralph Tyksinski"Our Moms, Other Moms, and Apple Pie"
May 18Rich Henderson"Ecology of Wisconsin Prairies"
May 25Aszani Kunkler"Birth Options in the Madison Area"

In = intergenerational service
mp3 = online audio file of speaker portion of service available
Tp = audio cassette of entire service available
Tr = online transcript available