New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

Workshop on Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning


Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm


Beacon Hill Friends House
6 Chestnut St
Boston , MA


In this participatory workshop led by internationally known trainer George Lakey, participants will engage in a lively exploration of how to use direct action campaigns to build power toward a movement of movements.

Workshop participants who have read How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning will get the most out of the workshop, but it is by no means a prerequisite. Copies of the book will be available for sale and can be ordered at .

Bring a bag lunch and eat in community together at 12:30 p.m., or arrive by 1 p.m. for the workshop.

This event is cosponsored by Beacon Hill Friends House and the Boston Democratic Socialists of America.

Admission is on a sliding scale. Recommended range $10-$30; all donations gratefully accepted. Scholarships are available: please email [email protected]. Advance registration is required.

Advance registration is required. Please click here to register on Eventbrite.

Contact Information

Emily Savin

New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

901 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 01602

(508) 754-6760 - [email protected]