Nature Walk Wednesday

Reflections on hikes, experiences and activities to keep you connected to the natural world. With special guests. Hosted by Brian Hagemann

Black Lives Matter – Nature Walk Wednesday

In the past few weeks, I’ve received countless… many… emails and outreach from the environmental organizations I’m connected with.  Universally, and in a direct manner that I’ve never seen from the environmental movement before, the only message they have right now is.  Black. Lives. Matter.

Greenpeace, … read more.

Annual Meeting Countdown – 4 Days to Go!

Permaculture Garden Vegetables

This week as part of our countdown to the Annual Congregational Meeting I’ve asked Board member Larry Drake to introduce himself in the following video and talk about how the church fits into his and Heidi’s lives.  And as a tie-in … read more.

Nature Walk Wednesday – Going Camping!


When my family moved to Columbus in 2008 and started attending First UU, one of the very first social activities we participated in was the First UU Camping Group.  Julie and I had been camping for many years; occasionally backpacking and roughing it, but now … read more.

Nature Walk Wednesday – Trip to Vietnam


This week we travel overseas for a very unique nature walk!
A travelogue with photos by Danya Furda and Jim Pinkham who share with us their trip to Vietnam and the Cat Tien UNESCO Biosphere Preserve.

Brian Hagemann


Excursion to Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam
by Danya Furda … read more.

Nature Walk Wednesday – Earth Day at 50



Welcome to this weeks nature walk post!

Featuring another entry from First UU member, Dana Reynolds, who brings us a special Earth Day homily… a thoughtful reflection on the 50 year anniversary of Earth Day and our relationship with nature.  I hope his words will inspire … read more.