Events

Vassalboro Fall Gathering

September 10, 2021 - September 12, 2021

Details

This year, the Fall Gathering will go from Friday evening through Meeting for Worship on Sunday. We are so looking forward to this time together to share and reconnect!

Friday, Sept. 10, 7-9 p.m. via Zoom:  A chance for community sharing: What has held our meetings up over the past year?   What lessons have our meetings learned about deepening our spiritual community, and where do we feel Spirit leading/where is the energy?  

Saturday, Sept. 11 in person:  At Friends Camp

8-9:00 a.m.Informal greetings (Morning snacks, provided by Vassalboro Friends)

9 a.m.-noon, or when we’re done: Query-based large group worship sharing with queries about connecting.  There will be a break and a snack, also thanks to Vassalboro Friends.

Noon: Lunch outside: Vassalboro Friends will provide soups or hot dishes.  Visiting Friends are asked to bring veggies, salads, fruit, breads, or desserts.

Afternoon: The rest of the day will be filled with opportunities for small groupsinterest groups, unplanned time, and recreation.

Sunday, Sept. 12: 

Meeting for Worship is a hybrid gathering to  be held both in person at Vassalboro Friends Meeting  and via Zoom at Vassalboro Monthly Meeting.  Worship in Song starts at 9:45 a.m., and worship from 10 to 11:00.   

Hospitality

 is available with Vassalboro Friends for Friday night.  Cabins and camping at Friends Camp will also be available, but no Friday dinner or Saturday breakfast will be provided,

  • We will be following Camp and CDC guidelines for Covid, whatever they may be at the time.  Meals will be outside.
  • Zoom links and directions will be sent out closer to the date.     

PLEASE PLAN TO JOIN US!  For more information, contact Holly Weidner.