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 another group. Events hosted by individuals are not permitted.
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Young Friends Camp Onas Gathering 2018 @ Camp Onas
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 25 @ 12:00 pm
Young Friends gatherings create a fun and vibrant community of high-school-aged Quaker and Quaker-friendly folks! Join PYM Young Friends at Camp Onas for a “Green Gathering” August 19-25. We’ll dig into a range of topics like sustainability, creative climate activism, and earth-centered spirituality, while enjoying lots of time outside in Onas’s woods, fields, and creeks. Games, small groups, worship experiments, ...
Young Friends at Bucks Peace Fair 2018 @ Buckingham Friends School
Sep 21 @ 4:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm
Young Friends gatherings create a fun and vibrant community of high-school-aged Quaker and Quaker-friendly folks! At the Peace Fair Gathering, Young Friends offer people-power for the set-up and basic function of Bucks Quarter’s annual Peace Fair. There’s some manual labor, lots of running kids’ games, free time in the nearby Peddler’s Village, and a pizza party by the pool as ...
Quaker College Fair 2018 @ Friends Center
Sep 29 @ 11:45 am – 3:00 pm
Registration will Open in June. Contact us directly to let us know you are coming! All are still welcome! Colleges represented at the Quaker College Fair offer a values-based education rooted in Quaker tenets. Appropriate for all high school aged students, and particularly relevant to Juniors and their families, this Fair allows for one-to-one personalized contact with Admissions officers, and offers ...
Quaker Fundraisers Gathering @ Friends Center
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day
The Quaker Fundraisers Gathering is a biennial educational and networking conference for fundraising professionals and volunteers working in Quaker schools, organizations, meetings and churches. Friends Fiduciary Corporation has coordinated and sponsored the event since 2003, working with a volunteer planning group each year composed of Quaker fundraisers that guide, shape and assist with the Gathering. Each Gathering provides a wide ...
Resource Friends in Ministry & Care Fall Gathering @ Reading Friends Meeting
Oct 6 all-day
A gathering of Friends serving as PYM Resource Friends in Ministry & Care and those interested in serving; an exploration of Quaker discernment in vocal ministry and worship and pastoral care as defined in the newly published revised PYM Faith & Practice. Brown bag lunch; coffee and other beverages provided.
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.
Going Green Together: Eco-justice in Meetings and Schools @ Friends Center
Oct 27 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
PYM Committee on Friends Education and Friends Council on Education co-host a “Triad Gathering” of Clerks of Meetings, Heads of Friends schools, and Clerks of school committees. In a day-long program focused on “greening” we’ll explore: Where are the possibilities for us to work together to move forward with sustainability measures and eco-justice goals? What questions do we have about ...
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!
Fall 2018 Continuing Sessions @ Arch Street Meeting House
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
We hope you will save the date of Saturday, November 3 on your calendars for Philadelphia Yearly Meeting’s fall 2018 Continuing Sessions. More information is forthcoming. For now, we can say that it will be held at Arch Street Meeting House, 320 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA, beginning at 9 AM and likely going until 4 PM. However, the beginning and ...
Being a Welcoming Meeting @ Abington Friends Meeting
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
An Outreach & Communications Thread Gathering Friends are invited on Saturday February 9 at Abington Monthly Meeting to explore projects of meetings and Quaker organizations that offer insights into how we can all be more welcoming places for all newcomers. More information coming soon!
Multigenerational Spiritual Care @ Princeton Friends Meeting
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
A Pastoral Care Thread Gathering Friends are invited on Saturday March 9 at Princeton Monthly Meeting to explore ways in which meetings can work to maintain the day to day spiritual and emotional health of their community. This gathering will put special emphasis on caring for all ages, children, families, and youth. More information coming soon!