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Upcoming Events

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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Youth Program At Fall Interim Business Meeting

Youth Program at Fall Interim Business Meeting

Join us in Tampa the weekend of October 4-6 for our next youth and families event! Families with kids up to 18 years old are invited to pitch tents Friday and Saturday nights in a “family camping neighborhood” on the grounds of Tampa meetinghouse.* Friday evening we’ll have a board game night from 7-9pm. On Saturday, kids can enjoy a…

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Youth & Families Retreat, July 25-28, 2019

Youth & Families Retreat, July 25-28, 2019

Youth (under 18) and their families are invited to join us for fun-filled weekend July 25-28 at Lake Louisa State Park, a beautiful natural setting in Clermont, Florida. Activities will include swimming, canoe/kayaking, group games, nature hikes, all-ages worship, and more. We will be staying in lakeside air-conditioned cabins, and cooking our own meals. The official program starts at 7pm…

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Young Adults Retreat, June 7-9

Young Adults Retreat, June 7-9

Young adults (18 to about 35) from across the SEYM region (Florida, coastal Georgia and South Carolina) are invited to a weekend retreat June 7-9, 2019, at Sarasota Friends Meetinghouse. Our focus will be on building a community of mutual spiritual support and enrichment. Program plans include workshops, worship opportunities, shared meal prep and clean-up, informal fellowship time, and free…

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Sanctuary & Asylum, Then & Now, Nov. 30th

Sanctuary & Asylum, Then & Now, Nov. 30th

Interested in understanding more about the history of sanctuary and asylum? Curious about the role Friends have played in these movements over time? Orlando Meeting will host an educational talk and Q & A with Dr. Linda Rabben, “Sanctuary and Asylum, Then and Now” at the Orlando Meetinghouse. This event is open to all SEYM Friends. Light refreshments will be…

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Advanced AVP Workshop At Gainesville Meeting, Nov. 16-18

Advanced AVP Workshop at Gainesville Meeting, Nov. 16-18

The Advanced AVP workshop focuses on the underlying causes of violence, both in ourselves and in the world we live in. It is designed to give participants opportunities to rebuild community, review in depth the concept of Transforming Power and proceed to set individual and group goals for the focus of the remainder of the workshop. (Prerequisite: Completion of Basic…

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Building Support & Relationships With Immigrant Communities…

Building Support & Relationships With Immigrant Communities…

Miami Friends Meeting will hold a community workshop to examine immigration issues and what support we can give to immigrant/refugee communities in our midst. What is the threat to these communities? And what can we do as individuals, religious organizations and groups of conscience to stand up for those in our community in need? The workshop will look at: U.S.…

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Advanced AVP Workshop, June 15-17

Advanced AVP Workshop, June 15-17

There will be an Advanced Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Workshop June 15-17 at the Gainesville Meetinghouse. This workshop is for those who have already taken the AVP Basic Workshop. "The Power of Truth" is the theme for this Advanced AVP workshop, which focuses on the underlying causes of violence, both in ourselves and in the world we live in.…

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