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The Spirit at work among us
People's Climate March—NYC, September 21, 11 am – 4 pm
- Plans are under way for a Quaker presence at this largest climate-related demonstration in history, and for local hospitality for Quaker marchers. NYYM is registering as a participating organization, as approved at Summer Sessions. For details, click the following link for:
- Our web page on the People's Climate March, and this link for
- Quaker bus from Ithaca—Sign up for the bus taking Friends to New York directly from Farmington-Scipio Regional Meeting, Saturday, Sep 20.
- Earthcare Working Group's web page.
- Hospitality website—A place to find and offer hospitality in the New York metro area for Friends coming to the March.
Budget Saturday–October 25, 2014, at Purchase Meetinghouse
- Please join us as we develop the Yearly Meeting's budget for 2015
Actions taken by the gathered body of the Yearly Meeting at Summer Sessions
- Minutes of the Summer Sessions 2014
- Aproval of the Statement of Leadings and Priorities, revised, from the Priorities Working Group.
- View the original final report and Statement of Leadings and Priorities
- Approval of NYYM support for the People's Climate March—September 21 in NYC
- Approval of continuing the Meetings for Discernment
- Approval of Adirondack Meeting's request for meetinghouse repair funds
- Approval of a travel minute for Susan Regan
- Approval of a revised Handbook page for Sessions Committee