The 2018-2019 Seminar Series will include a special set of presentations on Quakerism, sessions on current parenting topics, and sessions on issues related to social justice. See below for specific events and registrations.
A Collaborative Art Workshop with Maggie Nelson
Please join us on Friday, December 7 from 3:30-5:00. You are invited to an event for the whole family - both students and grown-ups - with Maggie Nelson, Quaker artist, to explore a visual representation of Quaker faith and practice. There will be a brief presentation of her work followed by a hands-on art project for the whole family! Refreshments will be provided. Click here to register!
Coming of Age in the Digital Era
Join CFS on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 6:30-8:00 pm when we welcome Dr. Jill Walsh to discuss coming of age in the digital era. Jill will provide background on today's social media landscape, cyber-bullying, and real-world tips and tricks for parents to keep their children safe online. Click here to register!
Encouraging Self-Esteem and Managing Anxiety in Students
Join Cambridge Friends School on Tuesday, March 29. 2018 from 6:30-8:00 pm when we welcome Patricia Lotterman, LMHC. Patricia will discuss concrete ways for parents to help their children:
- Develop healthy self-esteem
- Bounce back from negativity and the hard knocks of life
- Find their center in the face of conflict and chaos
- Seek challenge, live their dreams, and have healthy, fulfilling relationships
Date TBA Spring 2019 - Join Cambridge Friends School for a contemporary dance event with beheard.world. Beheard.world, a dance troupe that focuses on movement and poetry to explore racism in America, was founded by professional dancer, Anna Myer, CFS Class of 1970.
White Fragility - A Discussion with Robin DiAngelo and Jack Hill
On Thursday, October 25, over 250 guests attended a session with New York Times bestselling author Robin DiAngelo and CFS Head of Middle School and Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Jack Hill around Robin's recent book, White Fragility. Through intense and thoughtful conversation, the audience contemplated the concept of white fragility and why it is so hard for white people to talk about race in America.
Quakers in Action Today
On Tuesday, September 25 from 6:30-8:00 pm community members enjoyed an evening with Jackie Stillwell from Right Sharing of World Resources. Learn how this important organization is working to impact the lives of marginalized women all over the world.
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