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.

Bucks Quarter Pot Luck Dinner and Sing @ Middletown Friends Meetinghouse
Jan 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
5:30 pm
Come join us on January 20th for a Quarter-wide social event of feasting, fun and singing. We will begin at 5:30pm with a pot luck meal followed by singing from 7 to 8:00. Friends of all ages are welcome. You are welcome to share in some or all of the fun. Bring your friends, neighbors and a dish to share. ...
Bucks Quarterly Meeting Pot Luck and sing @ Middletown Friends Meetinghouse
Jan 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
5:30 pm
Come join us on January 20th for a Quarter-wide social event of feasting, fun and singing. We will begin at 5:30pm with a pot luck meal followed by singing from 7 to 8:00. Friends of all ages are welcome. You are welcome to share in some or all of the fun. Bring your friends, neighbors and a dish to share. ...
2nd Saturday SING! And DINNER @ Mount Holly Meeting
Jan 20 @ 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 ...
Jan 21 all-day
Beyond Complicity: Awakening Anti-Racist Intentions @ Mickleton Friends Meeting | Mickleton | New Jersey | United States
12:00 am
Part 3 of our growing edge series, Toward Racial Justice and Fearless Faithfulness. We will explore the documentary film “13th” by director Ava DuVernay explores the connections between the 13th Amendment to end slavery and the growth of mass incarceration of black men to maintain the American racial and social order. (Part 4 set for 2/18/2018)
Southern Quarterly Meeting @ Cadbury at Lewes
Jan 21 all-day
12:00 am
Quarterly Meeting/Business Meeting
Spiritual Deepening Program: Beloved Community eRetreat @ online | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
12:00 am
Spiritual Deepening eRetreat connects you with other curious seekers in an online exploration of Quaker thought, a deepening of your own spiritual practices, and the sharing of stories from your life and your personal journeys. Each eRetreat is facilitated by deeply grounded Quakers. The Beloved Community eRetreat invites you to explore and practice what it means to live into Beloved ...
Jan 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Pendle Hill Book Talk: Life Is Funny, but It Ain't No Joke @ The Barn at Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:00 pm
Spiritual counselor and author RegE Walker introduces his book, “Life Is Funny, but It Ain’t No Joke” relating his spiritual journey and the wisdom sayings he learned on the hero’s journey from false identification of the self as ego to his return to his true self. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.
Jan 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code @ The Barn at Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
7:30 pm
Due to inclement weather on January 8, we will be re-screening the documentary, The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code, which reveals the origins of our nation’s laws and institutions in the Christian Doctrine of Discovery, and the devastating consequences of the domination code that gave “Christian” sanction to seizing territory and enslaving and subduing non-Christian humans.
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Jan 24 @ 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
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Sydney Hunt Coffin teaches at Edison-Fareira High School in North Philadelphia.  He is a Yale National Initiative Fellow ( improvement of public education) and serves on Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Teacher Advisory Council. His talk centers on his fundamental Quaker belief that every person has value, potential, and a voice to be heard. He will share his methods for ...
Winter Film Night: Saving Capitalism @ Haddonfield Monthly Meeting
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm
Winter Film Night:  Saving Capitalism @ Haddonfield Monthly Meeting  | Haddonfield | New Jersey | United States
6:00 pm
Following pizza and salad, at 7 PM we will watch Robert Reich’s film, Saving Capitalism, which examines inequality in the US. This will be followed by a brief clip from Rev. Barber regarding The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, and general discussion. (Note: gluten free and vegan options will be available.)
Atlantic Coast Quaker Activists Meeting – Rise Up! @ Saint Thomas's Episcopal Parish - Newark Delaware
Jan 27 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Atlantic Coast Quaker Activists Meeting - Rise Up! @ Saint Thomas's Episcopal Parish - Newark Delaware | Newark | Delaware | United States
8:30 am
The Atlantic Coast Quaker Activists (ACQA) is a newly formed post election (presidential) group of Quaker activists who to come together to share experiences and bear witness to the current immoral political climate in the United States. We are currently meeting Monthly to share local activist experiences, to bear witness, to break isolation, and to plan forward. Forces are moving ...
Extended Worship @ Gwynedd Friends Meeting
Jan 27 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Extended Worship @ Gwynedd Friends Meeting | Gwynedd | Pennsylvania | United States
9:15 am
Would you like to start the new year seeped in the Divine? Try Extended Worship as way to feel spiritually renewed, and reconnected with the majesty of the sacred. 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 ...
Concord Quarterly Meeting @ Wilmington Friends Meeting
Jan 28 @ 8:15 am – 1:00 pm
8:15 am
8:30 – Meeting for Business 10:00 Worship 11:00 Program on Quaker Industrialists 12:00 Lunch Children’s Program available
PQM Quarterly Meeting and Potluck @ Friends in the City Riverfront
Jan 28 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
10:30 am
10:30 Worship 11:45 Potluck lunch 12:30 Program on aging as quakers 2:00 Meeting for worship for business
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm
The Lenape and Early Friends  in the Delaware Valley @ Merion Friends Meetinghouse | Merion Station | Pennsylvania | United States
12:00 pm
In this lecture, Nancy V. Webster will present the culture of the Lenape Indians prior to the arrival of Europeans and the history of early interactions with Europeans, including Quakers. Nancy is the curator of the Friends Historical Association, a member of Swarthmore Meeting, and a 14th generation Friend born and living in Lenapehoking.
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Book Talk: A Civil Life in an Uncivil Time @ The Barn at Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:00 pm
Join Paula Tarnapol Whitacre as she speaks about her research and writing of her recent biography of Julia Wilbur, a Quaker abolitionist who in 1862 moved from the hotbed of Northern abolitionism in Rochester, NY, to Alexandria, VA, at the very edge of the Civil War to help African American refugees from enslavement and wounded Union soldiers. Copies of “A ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Jan 31 @ 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
Feb 2 @ 7:00 pm – Feb 3 @ 5:30 pm
Values in Action: A Trinity Insitute Conference @ Pendle Hill | Rose Valley | Pennsylvania | United States
7:00 pm
Trinity Church in New York City annually sponsors a conference with inspiring and provocative speakers, which it livestreams at host sites around the world. Pendle Hill we be a host site for the 2018 conference allowing people in Philadelphia area to assemble together to view and hear the speakers and engage in discussion groups between the speakers. The speakers announced ...
Feb 3 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Resource Friends in Ministry & Care Gathering @ Friends Center | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
9:30 am
Initial gathering of Friends with gifts in teaching and learning facilitation in the areas of “Ministry and Care” as well as those interested in developing skills in these areas. Through the teaching ministry, Resource Friends in Ministry & Care support meetings by facilitating learning opportunities on topics related to Quaker worship, ministry, pastoral care, the story of early Friends and ...
Feb 3 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Resources Friends in Ministry & Care @ Friends Center  | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
9:30 am
An initial gathering of Friends with gifts in teaching and learning facilitation in the areas of Ministry & Caring as well as those interested in developing skills in this area.  Through the teaching ministry, Resources Friends in Ministry & Care support Meetings by facilitating learning opportunities on topics related to areas of Worship, Ministry & Care, the Story of early ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Feb 7 @ 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
7:00 pm
February 8: Wissahickon Habitat Repair – Plants and Birds and Rocks & Things William J. Ryan, Ph.D. Will Ryan is a restoration ecologist and field botanist for ecologically significant natural areas. His work at the Patrick Center for Environmental Research at Drexel University’s Academy of Natural Sciences focuses on scientific research in plant community and restoration ecology. During his Ph.D. ...
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – Feb 11 @ 12:00 pm
Young Friends Winter Gathering
7:00 pm
More information and registration soon! Young Friends gatherings create a fun and vibrant community of high-school-aged Quakers and Quaker-friendly folks! Come join in the weekend of fun and community with Young Friends!
Feb 10 all-day
12:00 am
Learn and gain information about: Challenges faced by inmates and life in prison, Treatments and re-entry programs and services, Alternative approaches to punishment and Community engagement. Workshop leaders: Dr. Sami Abdel-Salam, asst. professor of Criminal Justice at WCU; Dr Michael Antonio, asst. professor at WCU; Ms Laura Taylor, Alternatives to Violence Project and Christine Nye available to talk about local ...
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
Learn & Understand: ​-Challenges faced by inmates and life in prison -Treatment & reentry programs and services -Alternative approaches to punishment -Community engagement -Hear from a recently incarcerated spokesperson
“Love Songs” Concert with Singer/Songwriter Amy Duckett Wagner @ Fallsington Friends Meeting Fellowship Hall
Feb 11 all-day
"Love Songs" Concert with Singer/Songwriter Amy Duckett Wagner @ Fallsington Friends Meeting Fellowship Hall | Levittown | Pennsylvania | United States
12:00 am
Performing singer/songwriter and guitarist Amy Duckett Wagner (who performs as Amy Dee), will give a show on Sunday, February 11th at 7:00pm at Fallsington Meetinghouse. The event is free and open to the public, with an optional goodwill donation. Amy Dee is described as “a genre-jumpin’ songsmith who has penned a couple hundred songs and gets feet tappin’ and hands ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 16 – Feb 18 all-day
Middle School Friends Winter Gathering @ Solebury Meeting | New Hope | Pennsylvania | United States
12:00 am
REGISTRATION COMING SOON! Middle School Friends will gather for fellowship and wintry fun! More information and registration in the new year. MSF is a great way to make friends in a safe, affirming environment! What to Bring: Seasonally appropriate clothing (be prepared for the possibility of rain or snow! We will be outdoors some.); Games, craft projects and musical instruments are ...
Friends’ Hicksite-Orthodox Schism @ Wilmington Friends Meeting House
Feb 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Friends' Hicksite-Orthodox Schism @ Wilmington Friends Meeting House | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
7:30 pm
Thomas Hamm, a leading expert on the history of Quakers in America, will give a talk on the Hicksite-Orthodox schism, which divided Friends’ Meetings across the United States and continued from the early 1800s to the mid-1900s. Professor Hamm teaches history at Earlham College, is curator of their Quaker Collection, and is a Pendle Hill board member.