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.
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Young Friends Spring Continuing Sessions Gathering 2018 @ Harrisburg Friends Meeting
Mar 24 all-day
Young Friends gatherings create a fun and vibrant community of high-school-aged Quakers and Quaker-friendly folks! REGISTER HERE! Young Friends at Spring Continuing Sessions: How does your life speak? Spring Continuing Sessions begins at the Jewish Community Center in Harrisburg, PA at 8:30am on Saturday March 24. After worship with the body, Young Friends will embark on a day-long program exploring ...
Young Adult Spring Retreat [Renewal] @ Green St Monthly Meeting
Apr 27 – Apr 29 all-day
Young Adult Quakers// Friends (YAFs) age 18-35ish gather from the PYM region and beyond to rejuvenate, relax, and deepen our connection to one another & Spirit. Our theme for this retreat is Renewal. We’ll gather Friday evening for dinner, opening games, get-to-know you activities, and centering worship sharing. Saturday, Friends will have the choice of hiking in the Wissahickon or ...
Library Open 4th Saturdays @ Henry J Cadbury Library of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
With volunteer librarians, our Yearly Meeting library has been open on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. NOW we will begin a Saturday timeslot, In March, with Continuing Sessions in Harrisburg, as usual the library will be available in a reduced format at sessions. So consider coming April 28th to check out the larger collection, or visit on Tuesday 12-6, or Thursday ...
Camp Swatara 2018 for Middle School and Young Friends @ Camp Swatara
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – May 6 @ 1:00 pm
The Camp Swatara gathering bridges the community of Young Friends and 6th-8th grade Quaker and Quaker-friendly folks! Register HERE! REGISTRATION & COST: Young Friends and Middle School Friends register online. You MUST register by April 20th. If you have missed the deadline, contact the Program Coordinator to get on a wait list in case of cancellations. NO WALK-INS PERMITTED. Register ...
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology @ Pendle Hill
May 25 – May 28 all-day
Since 1943, the Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology has gathered annually on Memorial Day Weekend. A meeting between Carl Jung and a group of Quakers during World War II spawned the conference as an effort to help members and others know themselves more deeply, and thus, perhaps reduce the likelihood of a repeat of the war. Today the conference ...
Spring Family Overnight 2018 @ Camp Dark Waters
May 26 – May 27 all-day
REGISTRATION IN LATE APRIL! Families come together from across the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting region and beyond for an overnight retreat at Camp Dark Waters along the Haines Creek in Medford, NJ! We’ll be spending much of our time outdoors, focusing on themes of Peace and Memories. Program We’ll gather Saturday Afternoon, with plenty of time for families to settle in to their ...
Annual Sessions 2018 @ The College of New Jersey
Jul 25 – Jul 29 all-day
The Sessions Coordinating Committee is making plans for Annual Sessions 2018 at The College of New Jersey. Friends of every age from our local meetings gather together, guided by Spirit for worship, fellowship, to conduct our shared business, learn from one another and organize our work and witness, and have fun. Please save the dates, and we’ll be announcing more ...
Spiritual Formation Weekend Retreat @ Kenbrook Retreat Center
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm
Uplifting Each Other for a Deeper Communion with Spirit PYM’s Spiritual Formation Collaborative is calling all who are interested in a deeper communion with Spirit, spiritual formation, and/or spiritual nurture to join us at Kenbrook Retreat Center for a weekend retreat designed to refresh, renew, deepen, nurture, and learn. More Infomation. The deadline for registration is September 21, 2018.
Historic Meetinghouses and Burial Grounds @ Downingtown Friends Meeting
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
A Finances Thread Gathering This Thread Gathering will take up the question: What issues face us when it comes to maintaining our historic properties and burial grounds? How do honor their history by making them available for the future? How can we use them as tools for outreach? How do we fundraise for them? More information coming soon!