Friends General Conference

Together we nurture the spiritual vitality of Friends

The Gathering

Taste the vibrancy and the variety that is available by immersing yourself in this community of Friends for a week. We eagerly look forward to welcoming you — in person — to the 2020 FGC Gathering!

"Way Will Open", June 28-July 4, 2020 at Radford University in Radford, VA

Learn what happened at the 2019 Gathering "Peace in our Hearts, Justice in the World" in Grinnell, IA

Take a look at the general schedule for the 2020 Gathering or sign up for a copy of the 2020 Advance Program

The week of the Gathering is packed with programs and events, from small group morning workshops to public evening plenaries, and programs for children, teens and young adults.

On behalf of the Gathering Committee, it is our joy and honor to invite you to be part of the 2020 Gathering in Radford, VA. Our theme, Way Will Open already has manifested in countless ways during this year of preparation. We are excited by the possibility that what you are holding in your hands may be the beginnings of an opening for you.

We expect Early Registration to begin April 1, 2020 around 10:00am (Eastern Daylight Time.) Check here in winter 2020 for information on other registration dates, financial aid, and transportation.

The 2020 Gathering will be held at Radford University, in Radford, VA

Learn more about the campus, field trips, and points of interest in the region.

Find information on future and previous Gatherings, audio and video recordings, as well as Gathering history.

Questions? You might find your answer here.

Need a form? Whether or not you are registered, see our Gathering Forms page to find it.

Learn more about what the Gathering is, including a video about the Gathering

Follow the links below to find what you are looking for

2020 Forms

Sign up to receive the Gathering Advance Program and/or monthly email updates.