Blue Ridge Gathering

Blue Ridge Gathering of Friends

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Roanoke Friends Meetinghouse

505 Day Street, Roanoke 24016

(corner of Day and Fifth Streets)

“Empowering Women: The Link to Population”

– How will the new federal administration affect family

planning clinics?

– How do increasing population and consumption patterns

affect declining environmental quality?

– How does family planning affect population numbers?

– How do these fit with Quaker values? What can Friends

do locally?

Presentations by Roanoke Planned Parenthood and Ruah

Swennerfelt, a founding member of Quaker Earthcare Witness.


10:30 Meeting for Worship, followed by introductions

12:00 Potluck lunch (Bring something to share)

1:00 Singer Joy Truskowski

1:15 Planned Parenthood

2:00 Ruah Swennerfelt

2:45 Close

Child care will be provided. If possible, please call in advance so

that we will have an idea of how many children or for more

information: Tony Martin 540-874-4212.