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Saturday April 28: Mary House Work Day (Wisconsin Dells): 9:00-3:30 (but come when you can!) Bad weather date to be decided -- one of the first 2 weeks in May. Tasks include cutting and chipping brushwood, digging a ditch for wires to a solar collector, planting veggies, cleaning, prepping a mailing, and maybe painting outside. Bring gloves and smiles. Contact Julie Shaull for sign-up and carpooling. (Visit the Mary House website to learn more about their mission.)

Sun, May 6, 9:45 am: Monthly Meeting for Business on the Basis of Worship begins - Direct concerns to the presiding clerk (Rick Burnson -- [email protected], 608-241-0039) by Wednesday prior to Meeting. Childcare will be provided for children aged 3-10 downstairs (please drop child/children off downstairs and sign in with the care providers; return to pick up between 11:05 and 11:15 am).

Saturday May 19th from 9 am to 2 pm: SPRING WORK DAY at the Meetinghouse: There are many tasks inside and outside to attend to keeping the building and grounds in good shape. Come for some or come for all! Caretakers will provide a vegetarian soup and anyone staying for lunch is welcome to eat and/or contribute something to share.

Sun, May 20, 9:45 am: Pastor David Bucura will speak about the Africa Great Lakes Initiative of the Friends Peace Teams. David will be visiting the upper midwest from Africa. More details in the Events listing.

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ONGOING SCHEDULE

SUNDAYS:

  • 8:30 am - Meeting for Worship
  • 9:45 am - weekly except First Sundays: Brunch and Quaker Topic forums*
  • 9:45 am - First Sundays: Meeting for Business - all welcome! Childcare provided. Light snacks downstairs.
  • 1st & 3rd Sundays: Sand Ridge Meeting for Worship Group, 3981 County Road JJ, 767-2885 
  • 11:15 am - Meeting for Worship and First Day School. Children go to FDS groups at 11:15 and join the larger meeting at 12:00.
  • 12:30 pm (1st Sunday) - Food Pantry Baskets picked up from beneath the coat rack

MONDAYS:

  • 5:30 pm - Meeting for Worship
  • 6:00 pm - Finance Commitee (3rd Mondays)

WEDNESDAYS:

  • 4:45 pm - Luke House Community Meal, 310 S. Ingersoll St. (1st Wednesday)
  • 5:30 pm - Meeting for Worship

THURSDAYS

  • 7:00 pm - Care Commitee (3rd Thursday)
  • 7:00 pm - Ministry & Counsel(3rd Thursday)
  • 7:00 pm - AFSC Committee (4th Thursdays)

*Friends are invited to lead or contribute ideas for the Gathering program. For Quaker Topics or other program scheduling, contact Eric Howland (233-7072, [email protected]).

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