The PYM Calendar

Please note: The PYM Calendar is for all events in the PYM region under the care of any Quaker meeting, organization, school, committee, collaborative, or other group. Events hosted by individuals are not permitted.

Jul 26 – Oct 15 all-day
PYM Scavenger Hunt
12:00 am
Join the PYM community in this quest that transcends geographic, historic and communal barriers to offer a vehicle for a deeper connection with others in our Yearly Meeting community. Learn how to play!
Sep 18 @ 5:04 pm – Nov 1 @ 6:04 pm
Register for Quaker Public Policy Institute & Lobby Day @ Washington Court Hotel | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
5:04 pm
Join with PYM’s Legislative Policy Collaborative to Learn (about our Federal Budget) and to Lobby (our members of Congress) for a Federal Budget that puts People before the Pentagon. This November, Congress will be making some of the most important, and potentially most dangerous, decisions about budget priorities that we have seen in decades. Come add your voice to those ...
Tri-Quarter Gathering 2017 @ Camp Ockanickon in Medford, NJ
Sep 29 – Oct 1 all-day
Tri-Quarter Gathering 2017 @ Camp Ockanickon in Medford, NJ | Medford | New Jersey | United States
12:00 am
An amazing event involving three South Jersey Quarters. Workshops, games, activities, camping, worship and fun at the beautiful Camp Ockanickon. Open to Friends and friends outside the area. Please contact Cindy Crispin for more info: cindycoxcrispin@gmail.com
12:00 am
Saturday, September 30, 2017 the Willistown Friends Meeting will sponsor their third Social Justice workshop entitled: A Shield Against the Monster-Protecting Your Children Against Human Trafficking. This workshop is free and open to the public with a start time of 9:30 am at 7069 Goshen Road in Newtown, Square, PA the event will conclude at 12:00 pm. Speakers will include ...
Quaker Pilgrimage to Fox & Fell Country 2018 @ Registration Opens September 30, 2017 for the 2018 Pilgrimage trip
Sep 30 – Nov 1 all-day
Quaker Pilgrimage to Fox & Fell Country 2018 @ Registration Opens September 30, 2017 for the 2018 Pilgrimage trip | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
12:00 am
The next Pilgrimage will run from July 16 to 22, 2018. About 30 Friends and Quaker educators from Monthly Meetings and Friends schools gather as a multigenerational group to explore Quakerism’s past as it relates to the present. The group will explore the roots of the Religious Society of Friends in England’s “1652 Country” with the help of guides from ...
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 4:45 pm
We’re All in This Together a Climate Change Film Fest @ Pinelands Preservation Alliance | Southampton Township | New Jersey | United States
9:30 am
Sept. 30, 9 a.m. to 4:30: “We’re All in This Together,” a climate-change film festival is co-sponsored by the Medford Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) and the Pinelands Preservation Alliance (PPA). The groups will present a collection of acclaimed films at the PPA headquarters, in morning and afternoon sessions. Admission is free. To register and/or reserve vegetarian wrap ($10) call ...
Sep 30 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Atlantic Coast Preparatory Meeting – Will Quakers Stand? @ Friends Center | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
1:00 pm
The aim of this meeting will be to explore various ways in which Quakers could work together to raise consciousness and cultivate social engagement. The meeting will be facilitated using an experiential education model, and the hope is that by the end of the experience, Friends will walk away feeling empowered and ready to begin and continue good work. Mostly ...
Oct 1 all-day
12:00 am
Friends World Committee for Consultation invites every Quaker meeting and church from around the world to celebrate World Quaker Day on October 1, 2017. The theme, Gathering in Worship Around the Globe, focuses on uniting Friends in different parts of the world and from different traditions in one big virtual worshiping community. Whatever you do as a worshiping community, we ...
Oct 2 @ 12:57 pm – 9:00 pm
12:57 pm
!0 to 15 minute talk and then open to Question and Answers with time to review displays of pictures, Quaker Quilts, Old Quaker clothes and other artifacts
Giving Rights to Nature: A Movement Whose Time Has Come, and PA Communities are Leading the Way @ Pendle Hill - The Barn | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
7:00 pm
Chad Nicholson, Pennsylvania Organizer for the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, lectures on the growing movement recognizing rights in natural ecosystems, from communities in Pennsylvania to nation states Ecuador, Brazil, New Zealand. How can the assertion of rights in nature help in saving our planet? Pennsylvania continues in the forefront of this movement. Hear the latest. Regiister for inperson seating ...
Waging Peace100 YEARS OF QUAKER ACTION @ West Chester University Sykes Student Union
Oct 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Waging Peace100 YEARS OF QUAKER ACTION @ West Chester University Sykes Student Union | West Chester | Pennsylvania | United States
7:30 pm
This traveling exhibition celebrates the effectiveness of nonviolence to promote lasting peace with justice. It tells the story of the American Friends Service Committee, using the provocative stories of those who fought against injustice and those who have been helped in the fight in the last century. The exhibit addresses struggles of our own day: Building Peace, Ending Discrimination, Mass ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
6:00 pm
Weekly mid-week Meeting for Worship at 4th and Arch is being held at a time we hope will be convenient convenient for Friends and others seeking a mid-week opportunity for silent worship
Oct 6 @ 4:30 pm – Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm
The Work that Reconnects @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
A weekend with Lynne Iser and Rabbi Mordechai Liebling facilitating the work of Joanna Macy. This dynamic, interactive workshop, is based on the teachings of Joanna Macy, which has inspired many thousands of people to engage wholeheartedly in working for a life-sustaining society; turning despair and apathy in the face of social and ecological crises into constructive, collaborative action. During ...
Extended Meeting for Worship @ Birmingham Friends Meeting
Oct 7 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Extended Meeting for Worship @ Birmingham Friends Meeting | West Chester | Pennsylvania | United States
9:15 am
Need a spiritual boost? Feeling drained or weary? Try Extended Worship as way to feel spiritually renewed, and reconnected with the spirit of the Divine. Most newcomers to Extended Worship are surprised at how quickly time passes, and are surprised about how refreshed they feel. All are welcome. Attend just a portion of the day or the full day. And ...
Oct 8 – Oct 12 all-day
Writing Your Spiritual Autobiography @ Pendle Hill | Rose Valley | Pennsylvania | United States
12:00 am
Led by Dan Wakefield and Emily Savin, a short course using evocative exercises and group sharing in a nurturing setting to allow us to remember and write about the most meaningful parts of our life’s journey. Re-experiencing events from our past, we gain fresh perspective and appreciation for the richness of our lives. We will write of our experiences at ...
Screening of “Quaker Oaths” with Director Louisiana Kreutz and Q&A with Jon Watts @ Newtown Theatre | Newtown | Pennsylvania | United States
5:00 pm
“To make their divorce final, a Quaker couple must follow tradition by seeking out everyone who came to their wedding… and asking them to cross their names off the marriage certificate.” Bucks Quarterly Meeting is pleased to present a screening of the roadtrip romantic comedy, “Quaker Oaths”, followed by a conversation and Q&A with director Louisiana Kreutz, led by Quaker ...
Monthly Spiritual Reading Group @ Gwynedd Monthly Meeting
Oct 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
1:00 pm
Join our small, informal discussion group to explore Quaker and other spiritual traditions. Our format, of reading aloud suggested passages before the discussion, has been most enjoyable and encourages everyone to participate. Our three fall sessions: Monday, October 9th: Zealot by Reza Azlan Thursday, November 16th: Our Life is Love by Marcelle Martin, Monday, December 11: The New Testament, Book ...
Princeton Quaker Quest @ Princeton Friends Meeting
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
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6:30 pm
If you are looking for a spiritual path that is simple, contemporary and radical, the experience of Quakers could speak to you. Come and join us in a series of informal presentations and discussions, with time to meet new people and browse literature. On multiple Tuesdays and Saturdays this October, Princeton Quakers are inviting anyone and everyone who is curious ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
6:00 pm
Weekly mid-week Meeting for Worship at 4th and Arch is being held at a time we hope will be convenient convenient for Friends and others seeking a mid-week opportunity for silent worship
The Fearless Benjamin Lay @ Abington Friends Meeting House
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Fearless Benjamin Lay @ Abington Friends Meeting House | Jenkintown | Pennsylvania | United States
7:00 pm
On Thursday evening, October 12th, author Marcus Rediker will return to Abington Friends Meeting to speak about his new book “The Fearless Benjamin Lay.” As Friends may know, Benjamin Lay was a member of Abington Meeting (later disowned) and an outspoken abolitionist and revolutionary. He and his wife are buried in the Abington Meeting graveyard. Benjamin Lay plays an important ...
Oct 12 @ 7:15 pm
7:15 pm
“Holy Listening – to “listen” another’s soul into life, into a condition of disclosure and discovery, may be almost the greatest service that any human being ever performs for another.” – Douglas Steere. Group spiritual direction is a process in which 4-5 people gather in a small group on a monthly basis to assist one another in an ongoing awareness ...
Climate Disruption is a Moral Issue @ Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church
Oct 14 all-day
Climate Disruption is a Moral Issue @ Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church  | Bryn Mawr | Pennsylvania | United States
12:00 am
Join us for a workshop focused on building relationships and articulating faith-rooted messages to encourage our legislators to see the need for urgent actions toward climate justice. Workshop Leaders include Rev. Alison Cornish, Executive Director, PA Interfaith Power and Light and Quaker Justin Wright, Mediation and Negotiation trainer, Eco-Justice Collaborative. Learn how to speak with moral authority on the issue ...
Princeton Quaker Quest @ Princeton Friends Meeting
Oct 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
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9:30 am
f you are looking for a spiritual path that is simple, contemporary and radical, the experience of Quakers could speak to you. Come and join us in a series of informal presentations and discussions, with time to meet new people and browse literature. On multiple Tuesdays and Saturdays this October, Princeton Quakers are inviting anyone and everyone who is curious ...
Going Deeper Into the Spirit @ Lancaster Monthly Meeting
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm
10:00 am
In this meeting retreat, open to all Friends, we will support each other to venture more boldly and trustingly into the greater Life into which we’re invited every day. We’ll take inspiration from the experience of some early and contemporary Friends and help each other notice the subtle or powerful ways that the Spirit is at work in us and ...
2nd Saturday SING! And DINNER @ Mount Holly Meeting
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
We begin with a light meal at 6 o’clock followed by music and singing out of the Rise Up Singing Book. Instruments, voices, listeners – all welcome! PARKING AVAILABLE BEHIND MEETINGHOUSE ON GARDEN ST. We are on the corner of High and Garden Streets. This is a monthly event –Every second Saturday at Mount Holly meeting. We’d love to have ...
Western Quarterly Meeting @ Kennett Monthly Meeting
Oct 15 all-day
12:00 am
Please save the date for Western Quarter’s October quarterly meeting. More details will follow at a later date.
Southern Quarterly Meeting @ Chester River Friends Meeting
Oct 15 @ 9:30 am
Southern Quarterly Meeting @ Chester River Friends Meeting | Chestertown | Maryland | United States
9:30 am
Join Southern Quarterly Meeting for their Fall gathering. 9:30am Welcome and Coffee 10am Meeting for Worship 11:15am Presentation by Diane Randall, Exec. Director of FCNL about Current Issues & FCNL 12:30 Lunch If possible, bring a lunch dish to share.
Princeton Quaker Quest @ Princeton Friends Meeting
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
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6:30 pm
If you are looking for a spiritual path that is simple, contemporary and radical, the experience of Quakers could speak to you. Come and join us in a series of informal presentations and discussions, with time to meet new people and browse literature. On multiple Tuesdays and Saturdays this October, Princeton Quakers are inviting anyone and everyone who is curious ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
6:00 pm
Weekly mid-week Meeting for Worship at 4th and Arch is being held at a time we hope will be convenient convenient for Friends and others seeking a mid-week opportunity for silent worship
Princeton Quaker Quest @ Princeton Friends Meeting
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Princeton Quaker Quest @ Princeton Friends Meeting |  |  |
9:30 am
If you are looking for a spiritual path that is simple, contemporary and radical, the experience of Quakers could speak to you. Come and join us in a series of informal presentations and discussions, with time to meet new people and browse literature. On multiple Tuesdays and Saturdays this October, Princeton Quakers are inviting anyone and everyone who is curious ...