Monday, March 17, 2008

Redding Monthly Meeting of The Religious Society of Friends
March 9, 2008

Present: Doris, Tom, Susie, Ed

Minutes from the previous meeting were reviewed and approved.

Treasurer’s report: $2547.18 after paying rent, Darfour donation, P.O. box payment.

Peace & Social Order:
Friends are reminded about the Walk for Peace (5th anniversary of Iraq invasion) on 3/16 at 1:00 pm in front of City Hall. Bring a picnic lunch at 12:00 to and meet on the front Cypress Ave. facing steps.
Ed will order documentary Prison Town USA which we will watch at a future dinner among Friends or we will hold a interfaith function to view it together.

Unity with Nature:
PYM Unity with Nature committee has asked meetings to report changes we have made to help slow global warming. Please email Ed at or bring input to the next business meeting. Ed reported that a Harmony with Earth Testimony has been proposed.
Ed encouraged Friends to look at the simple water heater design in the Sat. 3/8 Homes section of the Record Searchlight. There will be a credit given for installing a solar water heater. Ed is available if Friends want help with a design for their homes.

Nominations Committee:
Doug - clerk
Tom - asst. clerk & mail clerk
Lenore - recording clerk
Doris - treasurer
M & O - Susie, Richard, Kathleen

No dinner among Friends in April. Easter (3/23) will be a regular silent meeting at the Methodist Church.


March 23 Easter - 11:00 AM meeting for worship at Methodist Church.
Snacks and childcare undecided.

April 13 - Business Meeting 10:00 AM
Meeting for Worship 11:00 AM