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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Mindful Mark-Making: Abstract Drawing as Meditation @ Firbank Art Studio at Pendle Hill
Apr 26 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm
A weekend of quiet creativity with pen and ink facilitated by Sadelle Wiltshire and Ann Coakley. Explore meditative drawing methods using a variety of techniques in pen and ink that encourage and nurture creative flow: continuous line drawing, freeform patterns, Zentangle* and more contemplative mark-making.
John’s Gospel: Refreshment and Challenge @ Pendle Hill
May 5 @ 4:30 pm – May 9 @ 1:30 pm
Join Australian Quaker and author David Johnson in a short course study of the Gospel of John, often called “the Quaker Gospel” because of the centrality of the Light as universal. We will read and explore together the spiritual messages of John’s teachings that inspired much of early Quaker spirituality. ...
The Wisdom of Jesus and the Light of Christ @ Pendle Hill
May 12 @ 4:30 pm – May 17 @ 1:00 pm
A five-day Quaker Wisdom School with Cynthia Bourgeault, Marcelle Martin, and Paulette Meier. In this five-day Quaker Wisdom School, Cynthia Bourgeault, drawing from classical/enduring mystical principles, will guide us in exploring Jesus as a Wisdom teacher who invited his followers to a radical transformation of consciousness. Marcelle Martin will help ...
Getting in Touch @ Pendle Hill
May 17 @ 4:30 pm – May 19 @ 1:00 pm
A weekend with John Calvi. Get in touch with your own life story and develop a greater appreciation for what gives meaning and trajectory to your life. At the same time get in touch with your own body by learning to give and receive gentle full body clothes-on massage, as ...
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 ...
Feel the Spirit and Dance! @ The Barn at Pendle Hill
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ready to move? In this intergenerational event, participants can expect a fun and fluid sense of being in motion in community. Blew Kind has planned a program that speaks to the spirit of togetherness and a Spirit of divinity (interfaith). She is a marvelous facilitator, dancer, poet, and mom. An ...
Kairos: Silence, Contemplation, and Scripture @ Pendle Hill
Jul 11 @ 4:30 pm – Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm
A spiritual retreat based on the monastic practice of worshiping, working, and studying while experiencing the dynamic of solitude and community living. Led by Francisco Burgos with Kate McLeod.
2019 Annual Sessions @ The College of New Jersey
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm
Please mark your calendar and Save the Date for Annual Sessions 2019! We will gather in multi-generational community, worship together, and conduct business together! We look forward to seeing you – we will reach out with details as the date nears.
The Spiritual Practice of Letting Go @ Pendle Hill
Jul 26 @ 4:30 pm – Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm
Extended Worship and Fellowship @ Middletown Friends Meeting at Langhorne
Sep 7 all-day
Extended worship is an opportunity to be seeped in the Divine in the company of other Friends. For many years, Friends in Philadelphia Yearly Meeting have been meeting on Saturdays for a full morning of unprogrammed worship, followed by fellowship over a bag lunch. In the afternoon we have worship ...
Fall 2019 Continuing Sessions @ Arch Street Meeting House
Nov 2 all-day
Sample Schedule: 8:00 am Check In Registration will open, coffee and refreshments are provided. 8:30 am Gather in Song (all ages) 8:45 am Meeting For Worship (all ages) 9:15 am Meeting for Worship with Attention to Business (Youth morning programs) 12:15 pm Brown Bag Lunch 1:15 pm All Together Time ...
The Quaker Tradition of Traveling Ministry & Religious Service @ Lancaster Friends Meeting
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
A Worship & Ministry Thread Gathering Friends are invited on Saturday March 7, 2020 at Lancaster Friends Meeting to explore the ways in which our meetings can support the Quaker traditions of traveling ministry and religious service. Register Here