Come learn from Jennifer Karsten about the place “where Quakerism’s past and future meet”. Moving forward with clarity and excitement, Pendle Hill offers seekers new opportunities, including some you may be hearing about for the first time. Let’s have a conversation about the vision of Pendle Hill and how it can better meet your needs.
JEN KARSTEN is the Executive Director at Pendle Hill, the Quaker center in Wallingford. She holds a Ph.D from McGill University, is a Master Teacher in Ecology through the PA Department of Education, and is a senior fellow with the Environmental Leadership Program. She is a representative to the United Nations for Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, and serves on the publications committee of the Friends Council on Education. Jen has learned many lessons while living in community in India, Scotland and the U. S. She currently resides within Pendle Hill’s bucolic acreage with her husband Michael Gagne and their five year old daughter Aden. They are members of Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting.
Inspired Pasta by Francesco Bellini at 12:30 p.m. Lunch by the Peace and Social Action Culinary Team. Presentation and Discussion from 1:00-2:00 p.m.