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Upcoming Events

“How We Win” Workshops, Palm Beach & Miami, March 28 & 29

“How We Win” Workshops, Palm Beach & Miami, March 28 & 29

George Lakey, veteran activist and recently-retired Swarthmore professor, will visit Miami and Palm Beach Meetings in March, leading workshops based on his new book How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning, which has received endorsements from social movement leaders, including Rev. Dr. Bernice A. King, CEO of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change,…

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Youth Program At WIBM/Michener Weekend

Youth Program at WIBM/Michener Weekend

A full youth program is planned for Friday through Sunday, January 17-19, the Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend, which is SEYM’s Winter Interim Business Meeting and Michener Lecture weekend. All events are at the Orlando Friends Meetinghouse. It’s a great opportunity for parents to participate in the weekend’s events--- while the kids are having fun!   Kody Hersh, SEYM’s…

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FWCC Section Of The Americas Southeast Regional Gathering In Miami, Feb. 6-9, 2020

FWCC Section of the Americas Southeast Regional Gathering in Miami, Feb. 6-9, 2020

Sharing historic QUAKER values today! is the theme for the next Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC) Southeast Regional Gathering, to be held in Miami, Florida, February 6-9, 2020. This is a Gathering for FWCC Representatives from Yearly Meetings in the Southeastern U.S. and Jamaica, plus Friends from anywhere interested in participating. Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality and Sustainability (SPICES) are the historic…

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Climate Strike At Half Yearly Meeting

Climate Strike at Half Yearly Meeting

"Our house is on fire — let’s act like it. We demand climate justice for everyone." Grab your bathrobe and some leftovers, then join us for the SEYM Half Yearly Meeting VIRTUAL Climate Strike on 29 Eleventh Month (November). The virtual strike will include worship, mini workshops, games, drop-ins/teach-ins from HYM participants and YOU!!! When: Friday, 29 November 2019, 1:00-5:00PM…

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Quaker Earthcare Witness Workshop: Quaker Gifts, Light, & Perspectives For The Climate Crisis, Nov. 9th & 10th

Quaker Earthcare Witness Workshop: Quaker Gifts, Light, & Perspectives for the Climate Crisis, Nov. 9th & 10th

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…

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How We Win: George Lakey Brings New Book & Workshops To Florida

How We Win: George Lakey Brings New Book & Workshops to Florida

George Lakey, veteran activist and recently-retired Swarthmore professor, will visit five Florida cities in November, leading workshops based on his new book How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning. His sweep through Florida is also a tour to promote the book, and he will be bringing copies with him. How We Win has received endorsements from social…

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Clearwater Friends Retreat Oct. 20th

Clearwater Friends Retreat Oct. 20th

All are welcome to attend the Clearwater Friends Meeting annual retreat, to be held 9am – 3pm on October 20th at the Dunedin Scottish Arts Foundation, 1134 Douglas Ave, Dunedin, FL 34698. The Retreat theme is Our Stories – Where we came from. Where we are going. We will be sharing our personal histories and important events in our lives,…

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SEYM Virtual Climate Strike Sept. 27

SEYM Virtual Climate Strike Sept. 27

Friday, 27 September 2019, 1:00-5:00PM (EDT) “Our house is on fire — let’s act like it. We demand climate justice for everyone.” If you’re looking for more action after participating in local Climate Strike events, or there are no events near you, Kody Hersh, Youth and Young Adult Coordinator, and Beverly Ward, Field Secretary for Earthcare, are co-convening an SEYM VIRTUAL climate strike…

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