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Haddonfield Quarterly Meeting Calendar of Activities – Winter 2018

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Values in Action Conference; broadcast live from Trinity Institute. 

Among the speakers will be The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church; Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow; Padraig O Tuama, poet, theologian and mediator;

The Rev. Elizabeth M. Edman, author of Queer Virtue; Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, filmmaker, and undocumented immigrant.

Friday, Feb. 2nd, 7-9 pm and Sat., Feb. 3rd, 9am -5 pm

Medford United Methodist Church, 2 Hartford Road.

$25 for refreshments and conference materials

Register: or email

Rev. Kathleen Stolz ( [email protected])


Resource Friends in Ministry & Care Gathering

Inviting those with gifts in teaching and learning facilitation in the areas of “Ministry and Care” as well as those interested in developing skills in these areas.

February 3, 2018 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Friends Center,  N 15th St & Cherry St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
RSVP: George Schaefer, 215-241-7068 or



The Quaker Book Club - First Meeting, First Book

Discussion on The Fearless Benjamin Lay

February 6, 2018  7 PM

Burlington Quaker Meeting House & Center for Conference, 340 High St., Burlington City, NJ 08016     or call (609) 387-3875


Save the date –

2018 Haddonfield Quarterly Meetings

Sunday, April 22 - Program Meeting

Sunday, June 24 - Annual Picnic

Sunday, October 28 - Program Meeting

The Galloway Township Historical Society

Quaker historical artifacts and documents will be exhibited and discussed.

February 22 (Thursday) 5:30 pm.

Galloway Municipal Building, 300 East Jimmie Leeds Road. 


Young Friends Winter Gathering

A weekend of community building, games, spiritual exploration, and digging into the theme “Religious Differences.” Lucy Duncan and Denise Altvater  from American Friends Service Committee will lead activities to gain a deeper understanding of colonization.

West Chester Friends Meeting, 425 N High St
West Chester, PA 19380

Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – Feb 11 @ 12:00 pm

Call/email: Melinda Wenner Bradley  215-241-7171


Middle School Friends Winter Gathering

We will create valentines to celebrate love and appreciation with our family, friends, mentors, & people who inspired us; small group worship sharing, lots of  laughter, group games, new friendships.  Bring a friend!

February 16, 2018 – February 18, 2018

Solebury Meeting, 2680 Sugan Rd, New Hope, PA 18938
Call/email: Melinda Wenner Bradley 215-241-7171

[email protected]

 Haddonfield Quarter’s Annual Business Meeting  Reports from Finance, Nominating and Long Range Vision Committees.  Proposal to revive the Quarter’s Worship & Ministry Committee.    

Also: Children’s Programming.

Sunday, February 25 – Worship 10 AM, Mtg for Business 11 AM, and Lunch Noon.  

Westfield Monthly Meeting

RSVP:  [email protected]


Please send items for inclusion in this calendar to:

[email protected]

Presentation about Alice Paul, by representative from the Alice Paul Institute.

March 7, 2018  7 PM

Moorestown Monthly Meeting

118 E. Main Street, Moorestown NJ 08057

Call:  856-235-1561


Program on Organic Agriculture, including screening of the Documentary "Sustainable,"  followed by speaker Adrian Hyde, Organic Farmer and CEO of the NJ Chapter of the Northeast Organic Farmers' Assoc., and an organic supper

Saturday, March 17th, 4-7pm

Medford Friends Meeting, 14 Union St, Medford, NJ 

Free and open to the public; RSVP appreciated for planning purposes.  Call 609-953-8914 or email [email protected]


Human Trafficking, with Carol Hart Metzker, author

of the book, “Facing the Monster: How One Person Can Fight Child Slavery”

Sunday, March 18, 2018 -  11 AM

Haddonfield Meetinghouse, 45 Friends Avenue.


WOULD YOU LIKE TO ATTEND AN AVP WEEKEND WORKSHOP?    The basic workshop runs Friday evening through Sunday late afternoon, and would be held in the Quarter.   Please email [email protected]  to get more information. 

PYM Continuing Sessions

March 24, 2018

Location to be announced.




Interested in joining with other Friends to address the issue of Gun Violence? 

Friends from across PYM are talking about creating a new “Collaborative”.   Please send an email to [email protected] to be added to the email list for updates.