Weekly Announcements, 4.15.2018

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Do you know what I want?
    I want justice—oceans of it.
I want fairness—rivers of it.
    That’s what I want. That’s all I want.”

  • Amos 5:24


Peace & Social Concerns

Terrace Room

9 am


MIND book




Quaker House

9:00 am




6:00 pm


Quaker House, Meeting Room

10:30 am







April 20: Poetry Workshop, noon. Beloved member Susan Meehan will conduct the second in a series on writing poetry. Lunch included. For more information, contact Bob Meehan at 202.234.5151.

April 20: Conversations with the Other: How to communicate with people with whom you disagree politically and help begin the healing of our nation. For more information, contact J.E. McNeil, jmcnrick@gmail.com  Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/conversations-with-the-other-tickets-44997250989

April 21 – Clerking Workshop, Sandy Spring Friends Meeting (Sandy Spring, MD)

For more information, or to RSVP, contact Deborah Haines (deborah.haines@gmail.com) or Bette Hoover (bette@justpeacecircles.org).

April 21 This Evil Thing, St. Stephens Church (sponsored by William Penn House)  Join us at 7pm for a one-man performance and discussion of This Evil Thing, the shocking and inspiring story of the "Richmond 16", a group of men who said no to war. RSVP on Facebook if you would like to attend. (https://www.facebook.com/events/2000659940197990/)

April 29: Forum on Climate Science and the DC Carbon Tax and Rebate Bill, noon, Quaker House. Learn more about the science of climate change, the risks and opportunities we are facing, and what DC Quakers and people of faith can do right now! We will be joined by climate scientists and activists, and learn about the DC-based campaign to put a price on carbon pollution. Questions? contact Barbara Briggs (412) 417-9384



Head of Meeting

April 15: Property Ctte; April 22: Membership Ctte.