Agenda for GPQM Meeting 9/17/16

Green Pastures Quarterly Meeting
Fall 2016 Meeting
September 17, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Michigan Friends  Center


9:00 – 9:30  Registration and refreshments

9:30-10:00 Singing led by Thomas Taylor (Ann Arbor)

10:00-10:30  Worship

10:30-11:30 Presentation by Natalie Holbrook,  Director of Michigan AFSC – Criminal Justice

11:30-12:30 Roll Call;  Minutes;  Friends School of Detroit Trustees  report and  question  period

12:30-1:30  Lunch arranged by Birmingham Friends  (suggested donation: $7.50 per person)

1:30-2:30 Business Meeting  resumes

Decision on Friends School;  Reports from Treasurer,  Michigan Friends Center,   Friends Lake Cooperative Community, and Michigan  Quakers for Environmental Action (MQEA).

New business:  clerking workshop;   mid-winter GPQM–Feb. 26-27, 2016

2:30 – 3:15  Sessions (choose one):

  1. Walking the trails of Friends Lake led by Richard Tucker (Friends Lake Cooperative Community)
  2. Discussion on Michigan environmental legislation and how to be more engaged

3:15-3:30 Singing led by Thomas Taylor

3:30 – 4:00 Closing worship