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.
acoustic music Action and Witness Advancement Advocacy aging Anti-Racism Arch Street Meeting House Art Arts and Spirituality AVP Beloved Community Bible Studies book talk care Children Christ Civic Engagement Climate Climate Justice collaboratives Communication community conflict resolution Crafts Criminal Justice dance disaster preparedness Discernment Discussion Documentary Eco-Justice Collaborative education Environmental Stewardship event Extended Worship Faith faith-based activism Faithfulness Families Family family friendly Family Fun Fellowship FGC Film First Contact Reconciliation Collaborative folk music Food free Friends schools Fun Fundraising God Health and Safety historic history Immigration Inclusivity Interfaith Collaboration Intergenerational lecture lunch Meditation Meeting for Business Meeting for Worship meeting houses Middle School Friends Mindfulness Movement Movie Multigenerational nonviolence Nonviolent Direct Action Open House Open Mic Open Studio Outreach Pastoral Care Peace & Social Justice Pendle Hill Personal enrichment Poetry Potluck PQM Prayer Presence Property Public Witness Quaker History Quakerism refreshments renewable energy Reparations Retreat Silent singing Social Justice Solar energy Songwriting Spiritual Deepening Spiritual Journey Spiritual Practices study group sustainability Training william penn Women Workshop Worship worship sharing Young Adult Friends Young Friends
Mar 17 – Apr 12 all-day
The Living into Wholeness eRetreat invites you to explore and practice what it means to live into Beloved Community, the ways we are called to recognize patterns of marginalization and exclusion and to act toward justice, and tools for transforming and vitalizing our meetings and communities. An FGC Spiritual Deepening ...
Mar 22 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm
Are you convinced that to create real change we need to adopt the kind of loving confrontation championed by Gandhi? Do you already know some basics about nonviolent direct action campaigning and want to increase your strategic understanding and ability to problem-solve in real life situations? Come join campaign trainer ...
La Convivencia means: Co-Existence @ Princeton University's Friends Center
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The Second Annual Social Justice & Interfaith Leadership Conference: “Social Justice, Faith, Diversity and Hope — Together We Rise!” Register to meet an exciting panel of experts who will offer insights on how to make make our community a better place. These individuals care about social justice, community dialogue and ...
Seeking Refuge – A Day of Exploration @ Gwynedd Friends Meeting
Mar 31 all-day
Jenny Isaacs of Immigration Rights Action Group of Doylestown will speak about immigrant support, legislative advocacy, and documentation of ICE actions from 11 – 12. Brown bag lunch (bring your own), soup provided. 1pm showing of movie, Human Flow, a beautiful & humane overview of the global flight of refugees ...
Screening of Feature Documentary Film, “I’m Not Racist…Am I?” @ The Newtown Theatre
Mar 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Bucks Quarterly Meeting’s Outreach Committee presents a screening and discussion of the feature documentary, “I’m Not Racist…Am I?” The film follows a diverse group of teens through a yearlong exploration to get at the heart of racism. One of the film’s producer’s André Robert Lee will lead a discussion following ...
Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Advanced Workshop @ Pendle Hill
Apr 5 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm
The Advanced AVP workshop focuses on the underlying causes of violence, both in ourselves and in the world we live in. It is designed to give participants opportunities to rebuild community, review in depth the concept of Transforming Power, and proceed to set individual and group goals for the focus ...
Apr 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Friends from all meetings and communities in Philadelphia Yearly Meeting are invited to join a conference call, which will have two goals: Share updates on work that we have been doing in the various refugee resettlement efforts many meetings have engaged in. Hear from a representative from the Church World ...
Learn about FCNL — Our Quaker Lobby in Washington @ Friends Center
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Get Informed, Get Inspired, Get Involved! FCNL and PYM’s Legislative Policy Collaborative invite you to organize and mobilize with the Friends Committee on National Legislation: ➢ Learn how to make your voice heard by your Members of Congress. ➢ Hear a keynote address from Hannah Graf Evans, FCNL’s lobbyist on ...
Interfaith Solidarity Arts Picnic for All Ages @ Firbank Field at Pendle Hill
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Calling people of all faiths and ages to join us in an arts picnic, where we can celebrate joyfully our diverse community. As people of various faiths — particularly Muslims and Jews — are being demonized by elements in our culture, let us create the peace we long to see ...
Friends Caring for Each Other in Times of Extreme Weather @ Friends Center, Rufus Jones Room
May 18 all-day
Extreme weather puts our lives, Meeting property and homes at risk. How can we protect our community and serve our neighbors in very tangible ways in times of natural disaster? The program will cover: Resilience – Developing a Meeting Preparedness Plan – We will outline a step-by-step process for you ...
Continuing Revolution: Experimenting Beyond Capitalism @ Pendle Hill
Jun 7 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 12 @ 1:00 pm
Young adult Friends and seekers (ages 18-35) will gather at Pendle Hill to build community while interrogating the current economic system as well as the seeds of alternative systems that introduce ways to live in greater integrity with our core values. See website for more information and registration at https://pendlehill.org/learn/continuing-revolution-conference/
Jun 15 all-day
Come to one or more how-to workshops to learn how spiritually grounded communities can support the new fossil fuel abolitionist movement and transition to 100% Renewable Energy Who should attend? Pastoral Care and Concern, Property, and Finance Committee members, Friends school emergency management staff, administrators and other concerned Friends. All ...
Diversity & Equity in our Meetings and the World @ Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
A Peace & Social Justice Thread Gathering Friends are invited on Saturday February 1, 2020 at Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting to share stories and inspiration and explore possibilities for increasing diversity & equity in our meetings and in the world. Register Here