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Cannon Valley Friends Meeting

Cannon Valley Friends Meeting is an unprogrammed meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, also known as Quakers.  We are located in Northfield, MN, about 35 miles south of Minneapolis/St. Paul.  

What's New

Thirteen local Northfield area writers will participate in a “Writers Resist” event on Sunday, Jan. 15, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. The “Northfield Writers Resist: Hope is Greater Than Fear” event is scheduled from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Cannon Valley Friends Meetinghouse, 512 Washington St., Northfield.

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[The following story is copied from an article that appeared on 11/4/2016 on the NBC News website.  The article was entitled "Activists rally in Support of Minnesota 8" and gives a good background summary of the situation currently playing out at ICE headquarters in St. Paul.  If you would like to support the release of the MN-8, there is a petition under "Links" below that you can sign to help fight this injustice.]

 

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[Please Note: The following statement is being considered by Cannon Valley Friends Meeting]:

Quaker Earthcare Witness is a North American-wide network of Friends (Quakers) and other like-minded people, who see the ecological and social crises of our times as matters of deep spiritual concern.

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Please Note: The following email is from Sharon Lane-Getaz, who is a member of CVFM and co-clerk of the Friends of FGC: Spiritual and Institutional Accountability Work Group.

Dear FGC 16 Petition Supporters,

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[Please Note: The following email was sent to local supporters of Standing Rock Water Protectors on Dec. 6, 2016 by Dorothea Hrossowyc.  The purpose was to provide an update on the status of the protest at Standing Rock]

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George Lakey, a Quaker social justice and climate activist, spoke on Tuesday, Oct. 4, at Content Books about his new book, Viking Economics, which has been getting great press. An activist for over fifty years, George is one of the founders of Earth Quaker Action Team (EQAT).

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Cannon Valley Friends Meeting
512 Washington Street
PO Box 805 (Please send mail here)
Northfield, MN 55057
United States