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The First Friday Forum speaker series provides lectures of importance and interest to help inform the community about this ever-changing world.

The programs are offered at 10 a.m. on the first Friday of the month, January through June. Recordings of the 2022 programs are available in the Archive below. The team is planning hybrid programs for 2023, that is, simultaneously live on Zoom and the Church campus. This fall we will post next year’s calendar on this webpage. Please join is on January 6 for the initial First Friday Forum for 2023.

FFF team is seeking new team members.  In particular, we need people who can serve as lookouts for speakers.  For example, maybe you can listen to some of the many talks featured at UC Berkeley’s alumna day, where have found many of our speakers.  There is also a need for people who can assist with Zoom and MailChimp, tools on which we depend. If you are interested, please contact us at to learn more.

Upcoming Speakers:

First Friday Form will resume in January 2023. Check back soon for details. In the meantime, our archive of past speakers is available below.

Contact Us:

To communicate questions or suggestions to the First Friday Forum team, send an email to If you attend a webinar, your email address is added to the email list.  If you want to receive First Friday Forum emails, please click here to subscribe or resubscribe. To unsubscribe, click here.

2022 Archive: