A workshop on the theme of Quaker Gifts, Light, & Perspectives for the Climate Crisis will be offered at the St. Petersburg Meetinghouse on November 9th. Quaker Earthcare Witness (QEW) presenters Mary Jo Klingel (Charlotte (NC) Friends Meeting), Clerk of QEW, and Beverly Ward (Tampa MM), SEYM Field Secretary for Earthcare and member of QEW Steering Committee, will lead this interactive workshop that includes elements of the Alternatives to Violence Project, psychodrama, sociocracy, and magic!
Then, on Sunday, November 10th, at 12:30 pm, the theatrical troupe “Bohn Jeverly” will perform a play from the 2019 Climate Change Theatre Action, followed by open discussion, reflections, follow-up questions, and concerns.
Saturday, November 9th • 9:30 am – 4:00 pm. There will be a 9:00 AM ‘check-in.’ Lunch will be provided.
Sunday, November 10th • 12:30 – 2:00 pm. All are invited to worship with St. Petersburg Friends at 10:30 am, which is followed by fellowship and refreshments.
St. Petersburg Quakers Meetinghouse
130 – 19th Ave. SE, St. Petersburg, FL
Please E-Mail your registration to Susan Hefte. Include your name, contact information, and your local Meeting, if you attend one. If more than one person is on your registration, please include that additional information.
Register by November 5th so we will be able to purchase an appropriate amount for food.
Register no later than October 30th if you need overnight home hospitality.
Free Will Donations will be requested at the time of the gathering to cover food and supply costs for the St. Petersburg Friends Meeting and, of course, to support the work of QEW.