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Announcements Made at Meeting for Worship - March 18, 2018

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DVDs of our Adult Education Committee’s “SPIRITUAL ROOTS OF SOCIAL ACTION” series are now available in our library to check out and view at home. In fact, there are many CDs of events and talks that have been held at our meetinghouse that are in our library and ready to be listened to.

Food Scrap Composting Launched! Bring ALL food waste (but NO paper) to meetinghouse each Sunday and deposit in GREEN bucket on porch. This is for families who don’t compost at home. This is a three-month trial.  Contact Tim McCosker ( 802-785-4186) for more details about this exciting recycling program!

First Day School is seeking a member/attender with a leading to apply for one of our two paid teacher positions starting next fall. Contact Richard Morse (603-709-7144). 

Our fiscal year ends April 30th. There’s still time if you haven’t yet donated! Make check payable to Hanover Friends Meeting and mail to Treasurer c/o Hanover Friends Meeting 43 Lebanon St Hanover NH 03755. Or drop in the grey metal box on the wall next to the phone in the Fellowship Room.

Upcoming Events: 

March 21 7P Men’s Group in the Library (every third Wednesday)

March 24 1-5P Citizen Action Against Gerrymandering – a Forum. UNH Law School 92 Washington St Concord NH. Contact Rick Bourdon for more info 603-795-2818. Here’s the link to the event:

March 24 10AM Concord NH Statehouse. “March For Our Lives” peaceful demonstration for sensible gun control.  

March 24 5:00P Movie Series! Part 1 of 2. Young Friends invite you to a pot luck and viewing of the movie “13th”.

March 25 11:45 Adult Education Committee has asked Paula Rossvall to share her spiritual journey.

March 25 5P -7P NOCHE CUBANA – pot-luck, family-friendly activities, and report from our ‘traveling ministers’ Fritz and Len. 

March 26 2-4PM Memorial Service for our long-time (50 years!) member Anne Crewe who passed away on March 6.

March 31 Blue Moon!

April 7 2PM – Kilton Library in W. Lebanon. “Immigration 101” a workshop led by Eva Castillo

April 7 5PM – Movie Series! Part 2 of 2. Young Friends invite you to pot luck and showing of Signe Taylor’s feature-length film “It’s Criminal” which will include a panel discussion following with women who have completed their sentences and a Dartmouth faculty member.

April 14 – ALL DAY – NEYM’s Living Faith Gathering in Portland ME. Contact Fran Brokaw 603-277-9254.

April 15 – 11:45A M&C – State of Society input

April 21 – 2:00PM Shawn Donovan Memorial Service at Rollins Chapel at Dartmouth College followed by reception at 4:30P at our meetinghouse.

April 29 – 2PM – Adult Education’s SPIRITUAL ROOTS OF SOCIAL ACTION series with guest presenter and Buddhist monk Gendo Allyn Field.