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.

Jan 14 @ 4:30 pm – Jan 18 @ 1:00 pm
Beyond Diversity 101 @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
Beyond Diversity 101 intends the healing transformation of personal relationships, community living, and organizations based in power-over dynamics and systematic discrimination. Participants are offered ways to move beyond assigning blame and increasing guilt so they can take responsibility, shift mindsets, and build useful skills.
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Jan 17 @ 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
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
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 ...
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
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
“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 17 @ 9:30 am – Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm
Tribe of the H.E.A.R.T. Retreat for Nurture, Reflection, and Joy @ Pendle Hill | Rose Valley | Pennsylvania | United States
9:30 am
Rooted in the principles of the H.E.A.R.T.,* this Saturday to Monday retreat with Dr. Amanda Kemp is for those deeply engaged in anti-racism work, have read Amanda Kemp’s book, Say the Wrong Thing: Stories and Strategies for Racial Justice and Authentic Community, and/or have participated in one or more of Amanda’s classes or programs. [*Hold space for transformation; Express yourself: ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Feb 21 @ 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
Carrie Newcomer Concert & Workshop Weekend @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm – Feb 24 @ 12:30 pm
7:30 pm
Our Lives as Sacred Story: A Creative Exploration of Our Personal and Shared Spiritual Stories with Carrie Newcomer: Musician, poet, author and Quaker activist Friday, February 23, 2018 | 7:30 to 9 PM (Concert) Saturday, February 24 | 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (Workshop)
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Feb 28 @ 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
Mar 2 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm
Reclaiming Our Stories: Exploring LGBTQ-Friendly Bible Stories @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
Join performance artist and Bible scholar Peterson Toscano for a weekend workshop exploring gender and sexuality in Bible stories. While the Bible has been used by some to harm others, there are potential peaceful interpretations of the ancient texts, including those that support LGBTQ lives. Using a variety of methods, traditional and creative, participants will study, discuss, and explore Bible ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Mar 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
Mar 9 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm
From Mourning to Renewed Witness @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
How do we remain faithful to the hope that is in us? Where do we find hope when the world offers daily invitations to mourn, or even to despair, because of racial injustice, militarism, climate change, or environmental deterioration? What form can hope even take? Over 350 years, Friends have repeatedly been challenged to sustain and renew their witness, not ...
Mar 11 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm
The Prophetic Faith from Moses to Martin @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
The prophets of ancient Israel raised an alarm among their people when they saw their society becoming more militarized, exploitative, unequal, and immoral. Chanting, singing, and writing, they called leaders and people back to the equity and equilibrium of covenant relationship with God. We will end with John Meyer leading us in considering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Mar 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
Mar 17 @ 9:30 am – Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm
Compassionate Communication: Skills and Awareness for Life in Relationship @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
9:30 am
Based on the seminal work of Marshall Rosenberg, this two-day workshop facilitated by Stephen Michael Tumolo and Geraldine Scott will provide participants with a basic grounding in the theory and practice of Nonviolent Communication (NVC). NVC offers a way of approaching the basic flow of life: expressing and receiving. Its root is compassion and understanding for ourselves and others. During ...
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Mar 21 @ 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
Mar 26 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm
Present in Every Moment: Waking Up to Love and Compassion in Our Lives @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
Mindfulness meditation is a simple technique offered by the Buddha for awakening the mind and heart. This retreat will be a time of silence, with periods of sitting and walking practice, opportunities to talk about your own practice, and formal presentations. It is suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators.
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Mar 28 @ 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
Mid-Week Meeting for Worship @ Arch Street Meetinghouse - Monthly Meeting Room
Apr 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
Apr 6 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm
Sustainable Spirit-Led Activism @ Pendle Hill  | Rose Valley | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
A large number of Americans have been drawn into political action for the first time. At the same time, fewer of them identify with any particular religious faith or spiritual practice. The combination is a recipe for burnout. Over the centuries, socially engaged Quakers have been able to maintain their efforts in decades-long struggles for justice and peace because they ...