The Forum is a public discussion group in the round. All are welcome.

The topics are chosen about a month in advance by the attendees and are listed on this page.

A moderator will first provide background information. Group members provide additional perspectives, opinions, extensions, tangents, counter positions, and related experiences in turn. Audio enhancement provided.

This Forum has been running for over a half century.

Date: Every Sunday
Time: 9-10:15 am
Location: Fireside Room
Facilitator: Bob Greene or Susan Owicki
Contact: Bob Greene ( or Susan Owicki (

Group URL: Realm Forum Group (login required)

Upcoming Events in Forum

  • 08/25/2019Forum – Driving While White,

    UUs have a long history of taking a stand against racism. But what about the grey areas? Is racism ever justified? How does racism manifest itself in your life? Do you benefit from white privilege? 
    Discussion Leader: Tom Parker

  • 09/01/2019Forum – The Conservative Heart,

    Discussion Leader: Susan Owicki

  • 09/08/2019Forum – What Makes You Smile?,

    Discussion Leader: Sarah Doxiadis

  • 09/15/2019Forum – Your Favorite Sci-Fi,

    Discussion Leader: Bob Greene

  • 09/22/2019Forum – Your first X,

    Discussion Leader: Dick Duda

  • 09/29/2019Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for November,

    Discussion Leaders: All

  • 10/06/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • 10/13/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • 10/20/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • 10/27/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • Forum Archive

  • 07/09/2017 – Forum – Tribe Book Discussion,

    Discussion led by Burt Liebert.

  • 07/02/2017 – Forum – Warnings of Future Catastrophes Book Discussion,

    Discussion led by Fred Zeise

  • 06/25/2017 – Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for August,

    Discussion Leader: All

  • 06/18/2017 – Forum – Can the United States Become United?,

    Discussion Leader: Dick Duda

  • 06/11/2017 – Forum – What the ACLU Is Doing And How You All Can Help,

    Discussion Leader: Magan Ray, Chair of Board of Directors of Northern California ACLU  

  • 06/04/2017 – Forum – Are There Limits to Compassion?,

    Discussion Leader: Laurie Vaughn

  • 05/28/2017 – Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for July,

    Discussion led by All

  • 05/21/2017 – Forum – Trade with China – Pros and Cons,

    Discussion led by Warren Schmidt

  • 05/14/2017 – Forum – What Are the Implications of Constant Economic Growth?,

    Discussion Leader: Unknown

  • 05/07/2017 – Forum – Saudi Arabia as an Ally?,

    Discussion led by Cecil Bridges

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