Madison Friends Meeting
CANCELLED Sat May 20 - Camp Woodbrooke group visit by First Day School families. Feel free to attend any part of the open house on your own: Camp Woodbrooke open house web page
Sun, May 21, 9:45 am: Quaker Topics - Is contemplation another name for worship? (downstairs, through the door on the right, pick up some food and join us!)
Many ways to contribute:
There is an ongoing need for Woodbrooke Day presenters to prepare a lesson for the third First Day of the month, when the regular FDS schedule is suspended. Presenters may explore Quaker history or concerns, teach a skill, bake cookies, or share a personal interest. Children learn something new and our community is strengthened by nurturing connections between children and adults. Time commitment is typically for one lesson a year. You can also volunteer to assist a Woodbrooke presenter by contacting the Program Coordinator.
Memorial Meeting for worship will be held for Jim Lund at the Meetinghouse. Friends are invited to bring finger food for the reception following the meeting for worship.
Camp Woodbrooke invites you to an open house May 20-21.
The first Saturday in May will be a great time to get outdoors and enjoy Springtime in Wisconsin!
Sun May 7, 11:15 am, First Day School Program: Joe Elder and Todd Kummer from the Meeting's AFSC committee will meet with our combined First Day School classes to talk about the American Friends Service Committee, which is celebra
August 13-19 - People Camp, a well-established program of Friends for a Nonviolent World, is a week-long experience of cooperation, community living, and exploration of ideas and issues. It will take place at Northern Pines near Park Rapids, Minnesota. Northern Pines is a comfortable and accessible facility on a lake that is suitable for boating and swimming.
Saturday May 13 - 9 am to 1 pm - Spring Work Day: Many hands make light work. Come help us get Meetinghouse and grounds ready for spring and summer! A variety of indoor and outdoor jobs.
Worship with us!
FIRST DAY (Sunday): Meetings for worship: 8:30a.m. and 11:15a.m.
- Weekly Gathering Program & Fellowship: 9:45 to 11 a.m. Food and various activities for all ages.
- Nursery childcare is provided for young children downstairs during 11:15 Meeting for Worship and other times as announced.
- Our high schoolers begin their program at 11:15. Prior to Feb. 12 other children and youth go to their own programs after attending the first 15 minutes of 11:15 worship. Starting Feb. 12 they will go to FDS at 11:15 and join upstairs worship at 12:00. Find out more about our First Day School and how to register on the First Day School page.
SECOND DAY (Monday): Meeting for Worship: 5:30 p.m.
FOURTH DAY(Wednesday): Meeting for Worship: 5:30 p.m.