Eleventh Month 2020 Interim Meeting Bethesda Friends Meeting (Bethesda, MD)
Join Friends from all parts of the Yearly Meeting as we gather to conduct the business of the Yearly Meeting. Bethesda Friends Meeting will be hosting us, with the location to announced as plans develop.
Overnight hospitality will be available on prior request.
There will also be child care available for both the morning and afternoon sessions. This also must be requested in advance.
Registration for Eleventh Month Interim Meeting will open in September, 2020.
Committees Scheduled to Meet Agenda and Documents
The agenda for Eleventh Month Interim Meeting will be prepared in the fall of 2020.
|9:15 am||Committee and working group clerks breakfast with Marcy Seitel|
|10:00 am||Coffee and snacks|
|10:30 am - 12:30 pm||Committees meet|
|12:30 pm - 1:45 pm||Lunch|
|1:45 pm - 2:00 pm||Gather for Meeting and Sign-in|
|2:00 pm - 6:00 pm||Meeting for Worship with a Concern for Business|
|6:00 pm||Dinner (Must be requested on registration form)|
Bethesda Meeting is located on the campus of Sidwell Friends Lower School at Beverly Road between Edgemoor Lane. Parking is ample.
From the Red Line Metro Bethesda Station: At the top of the long escalator, at the bus depot level go to the side where buses enter (at the corner of Edgemoor and Commerce Lanes). Go straight ahead (west) one short block on Edgemoor to cross Woodmont Avenue (with a traffic light). Continue two more blocks, crossing Arlington Avenue (with a traffic light) to the Sidwell Friends Lower School gate. Turn left and the Meeting house is a half block on the right.
From the North: Use Beltway Exit 36 south to Old Georgetown Road (Route 187) for 2.2 miles. Move into the right lane at the Auburn Avenue traffic light and then move to the new right lane at Cordell Avenue. At the next light, a five-way intersection, take the soft right onto Arlington Road. Turn right at the second light onto Edgemoor Lane, then left onto Beverly Road. The Meeting House is mid-block on the right.
Alternatively, from Rockville, come south on the Rockville Pike/Wisconsin Avenue (Route 355), turn right on Commerce Lane, cross Old Georgetown Road, and then turn right onto Edgemoor Lane. From East-West Highway (Route 410), cross Wisconsin Avenue (Route 355), onto Old Georgetown Road (Route 187) take the first left onto Edgemoor Lane. Follow it around to the right. Cross Woodmont and Arlington Avenues (with traffic lights), turn left onto Beverly Road. The Meeting House is mid-block on the right.
From Washington, DC: Go north on Wisconsin Avenue (Route 355) and turn left Old Georgetown Road (Route 187). Turn left at first traffic light, Edgemoor Lane (bearing right at the Metrobus center to stay on Edgemoor). Cross Arlington Road. At the first intersection, turn left onto Beverly Road. The Meeting House is mid-block on the right.