Philadelphia Yearly Meeting is a community of over 100 Quaker meetings and thousands of Friends in a four-state region who live our faith each day.

Please send your gift by Sept. 30!

We Are PYM. Each Friend. You. All of us.

Together, we provide for the ministries of our community.

Your help is needed.

Calendar

The PYM Calendar is the home for all Quaker events in the PYM region.

Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm
Face to Face; Early Quaker Encounters with the Bible @ Pendle Hill Barn | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
A talk and book signing by author T. Vail Palmer, Jr. Free and open to the public. No reservations required. 7:00pm-8:30pm in the Barn. Pendle Hill and QuakerBooks of FGC invite you to hear T. Vail Palmer read from his new book, “Face to Face: Early Quaker Encounters with the Bible,” and talk about his process in preparing for and ...
TriQuarter Gathering at Camp Ockanickon
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day
TriQuarter Gathering @ Camp Ockanickon |  |  |
Tri-Quarter Gathering is an annual event that draws Friends (and friends of Friends) from three South Jersey Quarterly Meetings (Salem, Burlington and Haddonfield) and beyond. This family-friendly event is a special, multi-day experience filled with activities, games, workshops, worship and much more at the beautiful Camp Ockanickon in Medford, NJ.
Lift Your Spirits: A Tale of Two Elevators at Friends Home and Village: Paxson Hall
Sep 30 @ 6:30 pm
Lift Your Spirits: A Tale of Two Elevators @ Friends Home and Village: Paxson Hall | Newtown | Pennsylvania | United States
This will be an evening of fun and wine sampling to benefit the Paxson Hall Elevator Project. Friends Home and Village is a retirement community on two campuses, providing independent living and personal care in the Newtown community for almost 120 years. Friends Home, in the heart of town, is served by an over 100 year-old elevator that is of historic ...
Oct 1 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Pulling Back the Curtain: Supporting Individual Calls to Ministry @ Rufus Jones Room at Friends Center | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
The Supporting Individual Calls to Ministry Collaborative of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting invites you to join us as we “pull back the curtain” on individual ministries: what are they, what support is needed, and what next steps we may be called to take. On October 1, we will play with themes from the Wizard of Oz, The Wiz, and maybe even ...
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
On Saturday, October 1, from ten o’clock to three o’clock, Quakers and non-Quakers will celebrate the two hundredth anniversary of the building of the Drumore Friends Meetinghouse in 1816. The public is invited to participate in a self-guided tour of three historic farms/homes (from ten o’clock to noon), a BBQ lunch (at noon in Susquehannock Park), and presentations about the ...

Visit a PYM Monthly Meeting!

Our General Secretary has invited all Friends in Philadelphia Yearly Meeting to visit two meetings each year as a way to know one another better and experience the breadth and diversity of our faith community.   We also invite you to share a snapshot report of your experience after each visit, using the form below.  We will post Friends’ stories and pictures on our website as a record of the travel amongst ourselves.

Choose a meeting that is a neighbor or very far away. Consider traveling with a friend. Try a meeting that is in a city or way out in the country. Visit a very large or very small meeting. Try one because you like its name or because it’s in a place you have never been. We have so many meetings to choose from!

Chat-2-256-150x150

Online Conversations

Participate in online conversations with other Friends!

1423789896_669348-letter-256-150x150

Subscribe to Online Newsletters

You’ll get a monthly email update, delivered right to your inbox, with all the highlights about events and activities in the yearly meeting community.

Subscribe or manage your subscriptions.
newsletters1

Connect on Social Media