Baltimore Yearly Meeting is the regional organizing unit for the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in the area of central Pennsylvania, Maryland, parts of West Virginia, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. It is through membership in a Yearly Meeting that individual Quakers become connected with the larger Quaker movement worldwide. "In fellowship, in deep listening, in waiting worship, in commitment to each other, it richly rewards those who embrace the challenge of being a Yearly Meeting Friend." (2011 draft Faith and Practice)

Peace and Social Concerns Committee Networking Day

Saturday, April 6, 2019
9:30 am3:30 pm
Sidwell Friends School (Washington, DC)

BYM Peace & Social Concerns Networking Day workshops will be offered on Sat., 4/6/19, 9:30-3:30 pm will be held at the Sidwell Friends School, 3825 Wisconsin Ave, Washington, DC 20016.

Before workshops, Friends are encouraged to mingle & discuss programs & we’ll discuss the “hard turn” towards extremism in our politics. At lunch and on tables, we also may share information on: a bill in Congress to de-militarize police, electric cars, and George Lakey’s new book How We Win.

Fact sheets, contact info. & other take-home resources about these also should be available.

Please RSVP by email to, telling how many Friends will attend & identifying your meeting, and your choice of a.m. & p.m. workshop.
Continental breakfast will be provided --and a vegan lunch will be provided by BYM’s Working Group on Right Relationships with Animals. Donations to cover costs will be welcome!

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