Tenth Month 2016 Interim Meeting

October 15, 2016

Join Friends from all parts of the Yearly Meeting as we gather at Sandy Spring Friends Meeting on October 15, 2016 to conduct the business of the Yearly Meeting.

Overnight hospitality will be available on prior request no later than Friday, October 7.

There will also be child care available for both the morning and afternoon sessions. This also must be requested in advance by the 7th.


Committees Scheduled to Meet


Agenda and Documents

The agenda for Tenth Month Interim Meeting will be prepared as we near the date of the session, and will be posted below when it is ready.

If you have any items that you wish to have included in the planned agenda, please contact Marcy Seitel, Clerk of Interim Meeting with your request as soon as possible.

As items are added to the agenda, relevant documents will be added below. You may download any of these documents simply by clicking the item's name.


Saturday's Schedule

10:00 am Coffee and snacks at Sandy Spring Friends School
10:30 am - 12:30 pm Committees meet at Sandy Spring Friends School
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch at BYM Offices (walk or ride shuttle from SSFS)
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Meeting for Worship with a Concern for Business at Friends House Miller Center
6:00 pm Dinner at Friends House (Must be requested on registration form)
 
Childcare will be available, on prior request for both morning and afternoon sessions. See registration form.

Directions to Sandy Spring Friends School

FROM POINTS SOUTH:
(via Connecticut Ave.)
North on Connecticut (Rt. 185) to Kensington. Bear left to stay on Connecticut Ave. at junction with University Blvd. Turn left onto Georgia Ave. (Rt. 97-North). Go approx. 3 miles to right turn onto Norbeck Rd. (Rt. 28-East). Turn left onto Layhill Rd. (Rt. 182-North). Go 1/4 mile to light, turn left onto Norwood Rd. Entrance to SSFS is 1/2 mile on right.

(via New Hampshire Ave)
North on New Hampshire (Rt. 650) through White Oak and past Randolph Rd. Turn left onto Norwood Road. Continue through the light at Ednor Rd./Layhill Rd. Go approximately 1/2 mile after the light to SSFS entrance on right.

FROM POINTS EAST:
(from Columbia)
West on Rt. 32 to left onto Rt. 108. Go approx. 12 miles on Rt. 108, continue through light at Ashton (intersection of Rt. 650-New Hampshire Ave.), into village of Sandy Spring. Turn left at light onto Norwood Rd. At stop sign, turn left to continue on Norwood, SSFS is 1/4 mile on left.
Alternate Columbia route: From Rt. 29, take Rt. 108 west, follow directions above.

(from Burtonsville/Laurel areas)
West on Rt. 198. Make a right onto New Hampshire Ave. Go 1 mile and take a left onto Ednor Rd. Turn right at light onto Norwood Rd. Entrance to SSFS 1/2 mile on right.

FROM POINTS WEST:
(from Rockville)
East on Norbeck Rd. (Rt.28), at Georgia Ave. (Rt. 97) stay straight, continuing on Norbeck Rd. At light turn left onto Layhill Rd. Go 1/4 mile to left at light at Norwood Rd. Entrance to SSFS 1/2 mile on right.

(from Gaithersburg)
East on Rt. 108 to Olney (intersection at Rt. 97-Georgia Ave.). Continue on Rt. 108 to right turn onto Dr. Bird Road (opposite Olney Theatre). Continue 1 mile to entrance to SSFS on left. (Note: Dr. Bird Road becomes Norwood Rd. after approximately 3/4 mile).

FROM POINTS NORTH:
(via Georgia Ave. Rt. 97) From I-70 to exit at Rt. 97 South (Georgia Ave. extended). At Sunshine, turn left onto Rt. 650 - New Hampshire Ave. Take Rt. 650 to Ashton, turn right onto Rt. 108. Go approx. 1 mile into village of Sandy Spring. At light, turn left onto Norwood Rd. At stop sign, turn left to continue on Norwood Rd. Entrance to SSFS is 1/4 mile on left.

(from Baltimore)
South on I-95 to exit at Rt. 32 west toward Columbia. See directions above from Columbia.