Gainesville Quaker Meeting
Meeting for Worship: First Day (Sunday) 11:00 am
First Day School: First Day 11:15 am
Fellowship: First Day 12:00 pm
Meeting for Worship for Business: Second First Day of the Month: 12:45 pm
Give our local plants a chance. Gather at the meeting at 9:00 am on Saturday, January 27, 2018 in warm clothes, shoes that can get muddy, and prepare to collect exotic invasive plants and trash from our woods to make them a better place for the creatures that live there. With buckets, trash bags, and latex gloves provided by the City of Gainesville, we spend two hours enjoying the woods and each other’s company while taking bright red berries off Coral Ardisia (Ardisia crentata) plants before digging them up or pulling them up by the roots.
The first Quaker Market Dinner of the year will be held on January 13. The menu will consist of South and Central American foods. Proceeds from the January dinner will benefit the Guatemalan scholarship fund.
Susan Nugent, a Climate Reality Project leader, will talk about the Citizens’ Climate Lobby’s approach to lobbying, which starts with building relationships, and calls for finding for areas of agreement before opening conversations with legislators.
These pdf files contain useful information and guidance for recording clerks, including sample minutes, advice on discerning the sense of the meeting, and the archiving of