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Western Quarterly Meeting & Spring Program, Sunday, April 23

What is better than food, Friends, and fellowship? Double the food, Friends and fellowship!

Even if you’ve never been to a Quarterly Meeting gathering, this is one you won’t want to miss. Western & Concord Quarters will join together for Quarterly Meeting this spring. After conducting separate Business Meetings, we will join in Worship, followed by shared lunch, fellowship and program.

Our program this April is a special offering, made possible through collaborative planning with Concord Quarter Friends.

8:30-9:00 am    Sign-in–  Western Quarter will meet in the Lower School Gathering Room,  off of Shady Grove Road and Walnut Hill Road
8:30-10:15          Meeting for Business (Concord QM meets separately)
10:30-11:30        Meeting for Worship in Westtown Meetinghouse (Together with Concord QM)
12:00-1:00         Lunch– Main Dish provided by Westtown Meeting, Potluck Sides and Desserts,
1:00-2:30           Program led by the Yes…AND Playback Theatre Group

Special Children’s Program, too –

1st thru 12th Grades Outdoor Youth Event – Ropes Course & Canoeing

8:15 AM to 3:00 PM (no rain date) at Westtown School. Open to any child whose parent or parents attend or are members of any monthly meeting in Concord Quarterly Meeting or Western Quarterly Meeting or is actively involved in Westtown School’s Quaker Leadership Program (Note: To canoe, a child must be able to swim.) Registration must be completed by April 7. Cost is $10 for first child and $5 for each child thereafter. http://concordquarter.org/special-events/2017/ropes-course-and-canoe-at-westtown for more info. Childcare will be provided during Meeting for Business, Worship and Program. For more info and a map to the meeting go to http://www.concordquarter.org or email concordquarter@pym.org

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Ropes Course & Canoeing Event for Young Friends – April 23

CONCORD & WESTERN QUARTERS
Outdoor Youth Event Ropes Course & Canoeing
Sunday, April 23, 2017 8:15 AM to 3:00 PM (no rain date)
At WESTTOWN SCHOOL
under the supervision of Christine Costa Henwood Outdoor Education Coordinator for Westtown School

8:15 to 8:45 a.m. – Drop off of children (snack to be provided)
9:00-11:30 – Ropes Course/Canoeing
11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. – Lunch to be provided – pickup and drop off of children
12:30-3:00 p.m. – Ropes Course/Canoeing

Cost & Registration: $10 for first child and $5 for each child thereafter

Releases: 1-CQM/WQM release and medical treatment consent form and 2-Westtown School’s two release and medical treatment consent forms need to be signed by parent or guardian. Releases are available at www.concordquarter.org or by contacting Charles B. Spadoni, Coordinator, 116 S New St, West Chester, PA 19382 – concordquarter@pym.org – 610-256-3572. Make checks out to Western Quarterly Meeting. Checks and all three release forms must be sent to Charles B. Spadoni, CQM Coordinator, 116 S New St, West Chester, PA 19382 for delivery on or before April 7, 2017 Releases are available at www.concordquarter.org or by contacting Charles B. Spadoni, CQM Coordinator, 116 S New St, West Chester, PA 19382 – concordquarter@pym.org – 610-256-3572. Westtown School is located at 975 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA 19382 Open to any child whose parent or parents attend or are members of any monthly meeting in Concord Quarterly Meeting or Western Quarterly Meeting or is actively involved in Westtown School’s Quaker Leadership Program (“QLP”) and who is at least in the 1st grade. note: to canoe children must be able to swim)

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April Quarterly Meeting

April QM flyer 2016

Centre Monthly Meeting will host Quarterly Meeting on April 17, 2016
The adult program will feature a presentation and discussion on the Underground Railroad by Michele Sullivan.
The children will learn about (and practice!) meditative movement

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Family Movie Night at Hockessin- Sat 9/12

 Movie Night at Hockessin Meeting  – FREE – Double Feature

Saturday, September 12

 5 pm Akeelah and the Bee(PG)

 A young girl from South Los Angeles tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee.  http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0437800

 7 pm Pizza and Salad

 7:45 pm School of Rock (PG-13)

 After being kicked out of a rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of a strict elementary private school, only to try and turn it into a rock band.   http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0332379

Save the date!

November 7th – The Muppet Movie (1979) / Edward Scissorhands

(specific times will be announced later)

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July Western Quarterly Meeting, 10:30 am at Mill Creek

Calling all Friends to join together for an inter-visitation & Meeting for Worship at 10:30 am, at Mill Creek Friends Meeting.

Mill Creek is one of the smallest Monthly Meetings in Western Quarter, and our goal for this Sunday in July is to fill the benches with bodies, and the room with our Gathered Spirit. 

Friends are invited to stay for a causal picnic lunch after the rise of Meeting. Food contributions welcome.

A children’s program will be offered. PLEASE CONTACT Robin (youth@westernquarterquakers.org) to register your children, and find out the details.

Volunteers from ALL OVER the Quarter are needed to make this a success. Please contact Sarah at coordinator@westernquarterquakers.org to lend a hand. 

 ** Quarterly Meeting for Worship with attention to Business will begin at 12:30 pm. **

 Click here to see the flyer & schedule

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