Friends(Quaker)Worship-9 Mon ly Meetings & 2 Worship Groups in Sou Eastern Pennsylvania Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) We are a group of eleven Quaker mon ly meetings and worship groups in and nor west of Philadelphia, PA. Abington Quarterly Meeting. e first meeting house was completed in 1702 and rebuilt in 1786. Additions were made in 1797, 1928 &1966. Abington Friends School is under e care of Abington Mon ly Meeting. Abington Friends Meeting, Jenkintown, PA. 144 likes. 1 talking about. 136 were here. Friends (Quaker) Meeting in Jenkintown Pennsylvania4.2/5. Friends(Quaker)Worship-9 Mon ly Meetings & 2 Worship Groups in Sou Eastern Pennsylvania CALENDAR & AQM DATES - Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) Religious Society of Friends . Abington Township EAC Mon ly Meeting Agenda 9, 7:30 pm - Call to order.. Approval of minutes. 2. Amendments to e Agenda. 3. Reports. Chairperson B. Treasurer. 4. Committee Reports. Policy B. Programs C. Engagement. 5. Active business. Sustainable Abington/USGBC LEED for Cities Program/Grant Ad. Abington Mon ly Meeting was established in 1683 by Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting as a mon ly meeting for e meetings for worship at Tacony (Frankford) and Poetquesink or Poquessing (Byberry). From 1687 to 17, is meeting was known as Dublin. It was transferred to Abington Quarterly Meeting in 1786. Abington Massachusetts: Town Offices: Town Hall 781.982.2 0: Old Agenda and Minutes: Assessors. Council on Aging. Conservation Comm. Cultural Council. Finance Committee. Golf Comm. Schedule of meetings. Call Town Hall 781-982-2 0 to confirm. ConComm. . e Board of Commissioner meets e second ursday of each mon at 6:30 PM in e Abington Township Board Room located at 1176 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001. e Committee of e Whole occurs immediately after e Board of Commissioners meeting. Abington Friends School Hosting Virtual Visit Event for Fall 2021 Admission. Join AFS on Tuesday, ember at 6:30 p.m. Hear about AFS rough live video wi our Head of School, admission team, division directors and current parents. Abington Meeting CLOSED Temporarily. Sustainability Survey. Anti-Racism: What Can I Do? Peaceful Protest for George Floyd – Photos, Video & Statement. Care of Members Committee. Caring for our Community: e COVID-19 Outbreak. Quaker Silent Worship, from PYM Newsletter. State of e Meeting. Info on Benjamin Lay. Events. All items are in Adobe PDF format. Acrobat Reader required. ober 22, : Agenda ober 8, : Agenda 24, : Agenda , : Agenda ust 27, : Agenda / Minutes ust 13, : Agenda / Minutes y 23, : Agenda / MinutesMissing: Abington friends. e first recorded Abington Mon ly Meeting for business was held ere on April 9, 1702. By e middle of e 18 century Abington’s meetinghouse was e only building large enough to hold Quarterly Meeting. is is e event held four times a year when all e mon ly meetings in e area come toge er to conduct business. Our next Abington Quarterly meeting for worship for business will take place on Second Mon, 2nd, at Plymou Mon ly Meeting, Germantown & Butler Pikes, Plymou Meeting, PA 19462. We will begin business at 9:00.m. and en join Plymou Meeting Friends in meeting . Abington Friends Meeting in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania. Abington Friends Meeting is holding e first in an annual series of Benjamin Lay Lectures—on current topics of social justice—on a date to be announced, at 520 Meetinghouse Road, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046, when it is safe to re-open e meeting house, now closed to slow down e spread of. e first recorded Abington Mon ly Meeting for business was held ere on April 9, 1702. By e middle of e 18 century Abington's meetinghouse was e only building large enough to hold Quarterly Meeting. is is e event held 4 times a year when all e mon ly meetings in e area come toge er to conduct business. In 1940 it reopened as a United Mon ly Meeting. In April, 1974 e Meeting House was registered by e State of Pennsylvania as a Historical Site. In 1997, a small addition was built to provide plumbing for ba rooms, a kitchen, and an all-purpose room. 30, · Abington School District, encompassing Abington Township and Rockledge Borough, is truly a community dedicated to learning. Our School Board, teachers, support Agenda for e ober 27, meeting of e Board of School Directors. Key Agenda Topics Announced for ober 27, Board Meeting. Board Meeting Agenda. Asks if Friends feel comfortable (in unity) on a recommended ision. When sense of e meeting is expressed, e clerk proposes (composes) a minute, wi e help of e recording clerk, at states e meeting’s ision (intention) to act. Reads e minute out loud and asking if it represents e group’s understanding of its ision. In 1719, a proposition was made in Abington mon ly meeting,relating to some elders or honest Friends, to sit wi e ministering Friends, when ey meet, and e following appointments made— for Oxford, Edmund Orpwood. Germantown, Peter Shoemaker. Abington, Morris Morris. Byberry, Abel Hinkson. Horsham, Richard Kinderdine. – School Committee. Abington Friends School is under e care of Abington Friends Meeting, which oversees e School rough one of its standing committees, e School Committee. Comprised of members of Abington Mon ly Meeting, parents and alumni or past parents, e School Committee sets e strategic direction and vision for e future of e School and ensures ongoing . 19, · Tagged Abington Friends School, Abington Mon ly Meeting, Alver orpe Park, bioswale, Conklin Pool, Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI), GSI, Jenkintown Creek, Jenkintown Creek Restoration Projects, Manor College, McKinley Elementary School, Rain Garden, Saint Basil Academy, tour. Leave a reply. e Meeting was founded in 1699 by Friends who came from Wales. e first meeting house was built in 1700. e second one in 1712. e ird and present one in 1823. 6:00 PM Proposed 2021 Budget Consideration and Board of Commissioners Meeting 7:00 PM Committee of e Whole 13Missing: Abington friends. When a family moved from one meeting to ano er, a letter (certificate of removal) was sent to e new mon ly meeting ey would be attending. Notice of e transfer was written into e minutes of e original meeting, and was also noted as received in e new meeting. Meeting minutes contain a recording of all business conducted in e meeting. Eigh Grade Quaker Meeting for Business e eigh grade met for eir mon ly Meeting for Business (MFB), a special Meeting for Worship focused on specific topics at are relevant to e grade. e eigh grade team began e practice two years ago so students could talk about social or academic concerns in a respectful space. Abington Friends Meeting ch 13. In light of e Covid-19 outbreak in e wider Abington community, we have ided to abide by e regulations at e state of Pennsylvania and Montgomery County have put into place by CLOSING our Meeting buildings and property until fur er notice. Comprised of members of Abington Mon ly Meeting, parents and alumni or past parents Read more about School Committee. Head of School – Rich Nourie. Rich Nourie joined e AFS community as Head of School in 2005, after more an 20 years of teaching and leadership in Friends education. Apr 19, · e designation was endorsed by e Abington Quarterly Meeting, a regional Friends body in Sou eastern Pennsylvania. e umbrella Philadelphia Yearly Meeting will take up e measure in y. e motion also has been adopted by e Nor London Quaker Meeting, descended from e group at once banished him in his British homeland. Abington Census Records. Census Page 5 of 5 1790 US Gen Web Archives. Heads of Households 1790 US Gen Web Archives Abington Church Records. A short history of Abington Mon ly Meeting, wi an account of e building of Abington Meeting House Family History Library Abington Friends meeting and school, 1682-1949 Family History Library. Apr 08, · is is e best week of my life. 4 Grade Student For more an forty years, Abington Quarter has supported two summer you programs for members and attenders of Friends Meetings wi in e Quarter: ior Friends Conference (JFC) and Middle School Friends Conference (MSFC). We offer accessible wi-fi and state of e art technology for your meeting needs. Because we operate under e care of Abington Mon ly Meeting, we are unable to provide rental spaces for events where alcohol will be served. e following locations are available for rent: Large and small meeting spaces, offering seating for up to 50 guests. Penn State Abington. Campus Directory. Penn State (all websites) Penn State Directory. Penn State Departments. Information for: Information Menu. Future Students. Events at Abington. Events at Abington Mon ly Grid. See Also. See all A letics events. Penn State Abington. 1600 Woodland Road. Abington, PA 19001. 215-881-7300. Secondary. A Brief History of Abington Friends School Abington Friends School is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school, founded by and remaining under e care of Abington Mon ly Meeting of e Religious Society of Friends. Wrightstown Friends Meeting PA-Wrightstown-gmap-web. e present meetinghouse at Wrightstown was built in 1787 but e meeting itself is much older, having been established in 1686 by what was en called Neshaminy Mon ly (now known as Middletown Mon ly). Listing of upcoming events for e Port Townsend Friends Meeting, and events held at e PTFM meetinghouse. Our parking lot is rented to Salish Coast School at school opening and closing time for student drop-off & pick-up. To see ALL property uses, click e . 16, · A big project currently being worked on at Abington Friends Meeting is centered around accessibility, safety, and inclusion. Our meetinghouse was originally built in e 17 century wi e John Barnes Room (Fellowship room) being added in 1929, so as you can imagine our buildings were not meant to accommodate people wi physical or mobility disabilities, people who are blind or visually. Horsham Mon ly Meeting was established in 1782 out of Abington Mon ly Meeting by Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting. It was transferred to Abington Quarterly Meeting in 1786. Two meetings emerged at e time of e aration of 1827. Horsham Mon ly Meeting (Or odox) was discontinued in 1827, and its members attached to Abington Mon ly Meeting. Add to Print List Remove from Print List Notes. e following churches were indexed: Abington Friends Mon ly Meeting, Lower Merion Friends, Abington Presbyterian Church, Gwynedd Friends Mon ly Meeting, Lower Dublin or Pennypack Baptist, ustus Evangelical Lu eran Church at Trappe, New Goshenhoppen Reformed, St. Paul's Lu eran at Red Hill, New Ha er Lu eran, Falkner Swamp . Abington Friends Meeting Abington Friends Meeting Lippincott, Horace Ma er. 1951-04-04 00:00:00 Abington Friends Meeting House Richard Wall's House ABINGTON FRIENDS MEETING By Horace Ma er Lippincott* ANYONE approaching Abington Meeting House will admire e bro erhood of venerable trees and recall perhaps at e groves were God's first temples.. 18, · Benjamin was an 18 century Friend known for his powerful vocal ministry to Abington and o er Meetings on e subject of Friends’ use of enslaved laborers in businesses and farms. A vegetarian who eschewed e trappings of weal, Lay and his wife lived simply, taking up residence in a cave and growing eir own food. Contact Information. McCabe Library, First Floor S more College 500 College Avenue S more, PA 19081. Phone: 6 -328-8496 Fax: 6 -690-5728 Email: [email protected] more.edu Closed to e public until fur er notice. Abington Friends School was founded in ch, 1697, when John Barnes, a weal y tailor who belonged to e Abington Mon ly Meeting of e Religious Society of Friends, donated 120 acres of his estate for and tods erecting a meetinghouse for Friends and tod e maintenance of a school under e direction of Friends. e School has. e Abington Mon ly Meeting of e Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). Determining e extent of at affiliation forms e background of is appeal. e Does assert in paragraphs 20 and 21 of e Complaint at [a]l ough [Abington] pu rports to e mbrace ten ets of e Qu aker religion in its educational program. , · Standing in e area of e Abington Friends cemetery are members of e Friends Meeting in Abington at were responsible for commemorating all of e people buried in eir cemetery. From left: Tom Dwyer, Avis Wanda McClinton, Loretta Fox, Rosie Bo well, (who donated e plaque), George Schafer, and Rochelle Tormollen. PA-Horsham_Friends_Meeting_PA-Shuvaev-web.. A meeting for worship was established by Abington Mon ly at Horsham in 1716, followed by a preparative meeting e following year. In 1782, e meeting was joined to Horsham Mon ly Meeting when at meeting was established. Abington Friends School was founded in ch, 1697, when John Barnes, a weal y tailor who belonged to e Abington Mon ly Meeting of e Religious Society of Friends, donated 120 acres of his estate for and tods erecting a meetinghouse for Friends and tod e maintenance of a school under e direction of Friends. . Percent Photographed Abington Friends Cemetery Find a Grave Jenkintown Church Records. Church records, 1881-1935 (Grace Presbyterian Church (Jenkintown, Pennsylvania. Family History Library Mon ly meeting minutes, 1682-1947 (Society of Friends. Abington Mon ly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: Hicksite. Family History Library. Religious Society of Friends End of year AQM Meeting for Business at Norristown /1/ Sum y After a season of worship, Amelia Diamond (clerk) opened e meeting for business at 9:00 AM. 27 Friends present reviewed e agenda and approved minutes of e Quarterly Meeting session 8 mon, 9, . Trustees Newly named AQM Trustees are. Joan is a member of e Germantown Mon ly Meeting and was e first African-American graduate of Germantown Friends School. She has served on e Board of Managers of Haverford College and continues as a member of e Haverford College Corporation.