St Lawrence Regional Gathering May 27-28. Online. No cost. The St Lawrence Region is comprised of Peterboough MM, Ottawa MM, Thousand Islands MM, Wooler MM and Montreal MM. Full details in this PDF. Friends General Conference Gathering July 2 – 9. Online. Cost involved. Canandian Yearly Meeting is one of the many North American Yearly… Continue reading Wider Quaker Gatherings
Feb 5th News
The Zoom link for our hybrid meetings: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84991562973?pwd=d0ZBSElWQkVZb2k4WVhBOFZPZm9zdz09 Please come a few minutes early if possible, so that we can centre down by 11. Meeting will be followed by a sharing of afterthoughts and joys and sorrows that may have been on our hearts during Meeting, announcements. Schedule for Meetings for Worship Here are the… Continue reading Feb 5th News
March Events for Peterborough MM
As well as our weekly hybrid meetings, we host events of entertaining and/or educational intent! March 6th: PMM Ministry and Counsel will be presenting a program on “Meeting for Worship” on that first Sunday after our Meeting for Worship. Participants are urge to read these three articles: “Silence and Speech..”and the link is here: https://www.quakercloud.org/cloud/maury-river-friends-meeting/resources/silence-and-speech-guide-those-new-meeting… Continue reading March Events for Peterborough MM
Upcoming Wider Quaker Events (Feb 21 onward)
These are upcoming on-line events hosted by Canadian Yearly Meeting (CYM) and Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC). Hope as a Practice: Registration is now open for this 2-part spirit-led workshop series that is being offered by CYM Education & Outreach, and facilitated by Woodbrooke Quaker Learning on March 19 & April 2. More details, including how… Continue reading Upcoming Wider Quaker Events (Feb 21 onward)
Learning and Discerning Opportunities!
Learning: The course “Radical Spirituality” is again being presented at Future Learning by Lancaster University and Woodbrooke. This course begins January 24 and is broken into three “weeks”, but it is self-paced learning, so the material is available for six actual weeks. Discerning: Canadian Yearly Meeting (CYM) has had a tradition of meeting annually (CYM-in-Session)… Continue reading Learning and Discerning Opportunities!
Indigenous Events Calendar 2022 – 2023
KTRSG INDIGENOUS Event Calender Jan 2022 This calendar has working links. It is updated monthly by Barbara Herring of the Kawartha Truth and Reconcilation Group here in Peterborough. It also lists some on-line resources and some special events beyond January.
PMM May News
Mark June 11-12 on your calendar for Regional Gathering. It’s online. The session on the Friday will be brief. We don’t yet have exact times for Saturday, but it may be most of the day. A program for children and youth is in the works (in breakaway rooms). Rumour says the theme will be about… Continue reading PMM May News
Indigenous Ongoing On-Line Resources
FIRST CONTACT – SEASON 2 on APTN – 3-episode videos “FIRST CONTACT” takes six Canadians on a 28-day journey intended to challenge negative attitudes and shed light on the true Indigenous experience. Season two (3 videos) can be accessed at https://aptn.ca/firstcontact/video/season-2/ Rick Harp. Media Indigena (Audio). New commentary podcast from an Indigenous point of view.… Continue reading Indigenous Ongoing On-Line Resources
Indigenous Events Into the Summer
Thurs. May 6 7 – 9 pm Whose Hill Is It Anyway? Ask an Algonquin. Lynn Gelh, Veldon Coburn and Heather Majaury. This event is a chance for settlers to learn about Algonquin history and politics and the current land claims process in Ontario directly from Algonquin intellectuals and Algonquin political leaders. Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/whose-hill-is-it-anyway-ask-an-algonquin-tickets-145954334343?aff=erelexpmlt May… Continue reading Indigenous Events Into the Summer
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