Quaker camps, international peace work, and climates strikes makes up the life of a young Friend.
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Finn Kyrie lives with her family in the Driftless Area of Wisconsin, where she is homeschooled. She attends Madison (Wis.) Meeting.Posted in: Features, Quaker Kids
Young Friends and religious identity.
Melinda Wenner Bradley is a member of West Chester (Pa.) Meeting and serves as the youth religious life coordinator for Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. She is a co-founder of the Quaker Religious Education Collaborative (QREC), and the director of communications and training for Faith & Play Stories.
William Bradley is an attender at West Chester (Pa.) Meeting and a seventh grade student at Westtown School. James Bradley is a member of West Chester (Pa.) Meeting and a tenth grade student at Westtown School. Ellie Bradley is a member of West Chester (Pa.) Meeting and a first-year student at Barnard College.Posted in: Features, Quaker Kids
Quaker activists are involved in the youth‐led Climate Strike movement from D.C. to London.
Jim Ross jumped back into creative pursuits after retiring in 2015. He’s since published in over 100 journals and anthologies in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Jim and his wife—parents of two health professionals, grandparents of five preschoolers—attend Sandy Spring (Md.) Meeting.Posted in: Features, Quaker Kids
A crossword puzzle for Friends of all ages to enjoy!
Laura Taylor Kinnel, who was once a young Friend, is a member of Newtown (Pa.) Meeting.Posted in: Features, Quaker Kids
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News of Friends.
By Andrea Tsurumi. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019. 48 pages. $17.99/hardcover; $12.99/eBook. Recommended for ages 4–7.
Sandy and Tom Farley are members of Palo Alto (Calif.) Meeting, booksellers, and storytellers, and the primary authors and illustrator of the Earthcare for Children curriculum.Posted in: December 2019 Books: A Young Friends Bookshelf, Quaker Book Reviews, Quaker Kids
Floerke—Margo Patricia Floerke, 68, on December 17, 2018, in Ciudad Sandino, Nicaragua, following a fall. Pat was born on December […]
Have you seen the one about what to expect in a Quaker wedding? We interviewed 18 Friends, including five couples, […]
Considering a twenty‐first‐century Quaker perspective on gambling.
Rita Willett is a retired physician who now serves as a prison chaplain. She is a member of Richmond (Va.) Meeting, a graduate of Earlham School of Religion, and a former participant and teacher in the Spiritual Nurturer Program of School of the Spirit Ministry.Posted in: Features, Gambling