Friends are invited to the upcoming, 42nd session of the General Meeting of Friends in Mexico (RGAM) to be held May 5 and 6 in San Nicolás de los Garza in the northeastern state of Nuevo León. This year’s theme is “Are our young people called to serve God?”
5th Annual Spring Youth Service Learning Camp
March 26-30, 2018
(Monday-Friday leading up to Easter weekend)
Quaker Oaks Farm
Visalia, CA, USA
A partnership of Quaker Oaks Farm, the Wukchumni Yokuts Tribe,
and Pacific Yearly Meeting Youth Programs
See the Quaker Oaks Farm website for details and online application.
Come explore and learn about the Land, Plants and Indigenous People of Pa’an. We will learn how to use the Plants around us for Food, Tools and Fun. We will work to restore the Earth and understand the ways we are bound together with all Creation. We will share our Histories and Love one another across Seeming Divides, all through Fun, Interactive Activities.
WAYS TO HELP:
- Help a potential camper APPLY ONLINE (Deadline for Priority Registration has ended, but we are accepting additional applications. Time is of the essence if you want to be considered for the remaining openings. )
- Post the FLYER at your Meeting House, School, Clubhouse, etc.
- SHARE our Fundraising Appeal Letter
- VOLUNTEER: Contact Melissa Lovett-Adair, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Request our model “Letter to Teachers” for a student who wants to take time off from school to participate in camp and/or get school credit
- SPREAD this message among friends!
PDF version: Clerks Call to RepCom 2018
Clerk’s Call to
PYM Representative Committee 2018:
FAITHFULNESS: A CALL TO PRACTICE RADICAL VULNERABILITY
These two reports (combined in one document) from Cathy Walling to PYM and the YPCC are also included in the (forthcoming) supplement to the YPCC Report to PYM Annual Session 2017, all to be posted on the Annual Session 2017 webpage.
Dear PYM Friends,
Can you think of a Friend who’d be a good fit to volunteer with children or teens at Annual Session? Please send this message to them!
May 26-28, 2017: Clerking Workshop at Sierra Friends Center in Nevada City, CA, with facilitators Eric Moon and Diego Navarro, organized by PYM Young Adult Friends. All ages welcome. Register online by May 1st. Teens are invited, too, and must have an adult sponsor or parent/guardian onsite and submit medical/permission forms in a timely manner; there is a box on the form to indicate the teen’s sponsor or to request help.
Download: Clerk’s Call to PYM 2017 Annual Session (PDF) or read below.
Clerk’s Call to
2017 PACIFIC YEARLY MEETING ANNUAL SESSION
Walker Creek Ranch
Friday, July 14 to Wednesday, July 19, 2017
AWAKENING TO THE PRESENCE
- Full Report: Youth Programs Report — Representative Committee 2017 (PDF, 5 pages)
- See main Youth Programs page for links to other YPC and YPCC reports and information.