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.
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 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.
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.)
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 ...
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: ...
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 ...
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 ...
Apr 8 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 12 @ 1:00 pm
Matthew, Mark, Luke, and Us: Gospel and Community @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
A short course with Doug Gwyn and Francisco Burgos. The New Testament gospels associated with the names Matthew, Mark, and Luke were probably the work of whole communities of first-century Christians. Over the course of decades, they remembered the life and teachings of Jesus, and prophesied in his Spirit, to create the story we inherit today. As a twenty-first-century community, ...
May 25 – May 28 all-day
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology @ Pendle Hill | Owosso | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
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 ...