Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice

Pre-Gathering Events

Follow the links below to see more details and costs for these events. Gathering registrants may add pre-Gathering events to their registrations through June 10. New registrants may not register for a Pre-Gathering event after June 22. Drop-in participation is possible for the AYF retreat only, and drop-in's will be charged the retreat fee.

Retreat for People of Color and their Families: An opportunity for People of Color and multiracial families to come together to share their Quaker experience and create a supportive community in preparation for and throughout the Gathering. Open only to Friends staying for the Gathering as full-time or half-Gathering registrants.

Spiritual Gifts in Business Practice (Quakers & Business Conference): How do we bring Spiritual gifts to our business lives? Jan Wood of Good News Associates will help us discover and use our gifts as we nurture Quaker business community connections. Open to Gathering registrants and also those not staying for the Gathering.

Adult Young Friends Retreat:  A Saturday retreat to continue building our community. Please join us Saturday July 2. Details will be posted later in February. Open only to Friends staying for the Gathering as full-time or half-Gathering registrants.

Is Your Meeting Online? Help and support for your meeting’s online site, whether or not it is an FGC Quaker Cloud site. Hands-on learning about
the possibilities of your meeting’s website, social media, and search engine optimization.