Category Archives: Committees

Emma & Tom Byrne Peace Award

The Emma & Tom Byrne Peace Award is established to recognize Howard County students working to promote peace and peaceful resolution of conflict. The Byrnes, originally from Scotland, members of Sandy Spring Friends and Patapsco Friends Meetings, were enthusiastically involved … Continue reading

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Sunday, Aug 16, 2015 at Noon – Guided Discussion about Racism in Baltimore

  Candice Logan-Washington, a specialist for the Office of Equity and Cultural Proficiency in Baltimore County Public Schools, will share some of the basic tenets of Critical Race Theory and how those tenets can explain the tension and violence that … Continue reading

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Real S.P.I.C.E.S.: Quaker Testimonies

Starting April 26th at Noon! Join us on the fourth Sunday at noon for a series of discussions about our Quaker Testimonies: Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, Sustainability

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Spiritual State of the Meeting Report – 2014

BYM queries for 2014: What supports the life of the Spirit in your Meeting community? What challenges and troubles are you facing? In what ways is the Meeting less than you would wish it to be? How does your Meeting … Continue reading

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