Registration open for the Long Island Presbyterian Women Retreat

Register now for the Long Island Presbyterian Women retreat out in beautiful Sag Harbor, October 6-7, 2015. You can either download the registration from or register directly with the Parish Resource Center. Register today! All women are welcome whether involved in a circle at their church or not, as well as, the presbytery you belong to.

Overnight Tuesday & Wed Program 3 meals       $100
Tuesday Program and Dinner                                   $35
Wednesday 8:00 and Program and meals             $35
Download an order form to mail with your check
Register and pay on-line with Master Card or Visa
For more information call 631-486-4350
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Save the Date – Presbyterian Women Fall Retreat

The leadership team for Presbyterian Women of Long Island recently met to plan our Fall Retreat at Sag Harbor. During the event, we hope to have several workshops to choose from that will center around the theme for this year’s national gathering taking place in Minneapolis, MN this June. Watch this site and our Facebook page for further updates and registration information. In the meantime, please mark your calendar and plan to join us in Sag Harbor, October 6 and 7, 2015!

2015 PW Retreat Save the Date (2)

PW Synod of the NE Breakfast, CW Gathering, Minneapolis, 2015

Churchwide Gathering MinneapolisAll women within the bounds of the Synod of the Northeast are invited to a meet and greet breakfast during the Churchwide Gathering in Minneapolis on June 19, 2015 from 7 to 8 a.m.

The Presbyterian Women of the Synod of the Northeast will hold a “meet, greet & eat” breakfast on the first morning of the Churchwide Gathering in Minneapolis, Minn.

Location of Breakfast:   Westminster Presbyterian Church is located across from the Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Directions to church entrance:   From the front entrance of the Hyatt Regency, if you look slightly to your left and across Nicolette Mall, you will see the church tower.   Cross Nicollet Mall from Hyatt and take a right onto a little street named Alice Ramville. This takes you to the back side of Westminster Presbyterian Church. At back, you’ll turn left into parking lot of the church. The door to enter is there.

Date and Time: Friday, June 19, 2015, beginning at 7 a.m. and finishing at 8 a.m. This   gives us plenty of time to refresh ourselves and be ready for the opening CWG Morning Plenary at 8:30 a.m.

Type of Breakfast:   Buffet style breakfast, which the coordinator said would be both delicious and hardy.

Cost of Breakfast per Person:   $16  

To Attend Breakfast:   Advance Registration and PAYMENT required. Gloria must receive your reservation and payment by May 20, 2015.

How to register: Print a copy of the form below. Fill it out. Make check out to PWSNE (mark Synod breakfast on check).   Mail registration form and check to our treasurer, Gloria Hanewald, 181 Sparrow Drive, Hamilton, NJ 08690.  Your receipt:   Gloria will send you a confirmation receipt by e-mail.

Download the SNEPW Breakfast Registration form

Download the Churchwide Gathering Handbook

Download the Churchwide Gathering Registration Information

Go to the Churchwide Gathering post. While there let us know if you are already registered or planning to attend by completing the Contact Form at the bottom of the page.

Register now for the Gathering! June 18-21, 2015 – Minneapolis, MN

Minnie in bus headed for Minneapolis

Registration for the 2015 PW Churchwide Gathering is now open!

Register now.

The Gathering will be held June 18–21, 2015 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The theme of the Gathering is “One Body, One Spirit,” based on 1 Corinthians 12:12–27. As always, workshops, plenary sessions, worship, mission opportunities  and all Gathering programming will explore the theme in the context of a diverse, faithful sisterhood. Full registration for the event is just $395 (less than in 2012!), plus lodging and transportation.

Learn about registration options and see the daily schedule.

Lodging and transportation

Hotel accommodations are under the same roof as Gathering programming—at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. Rooms are $169 per night (up to four guests per room).  Click here to reserve your hotel room.

Roger Roy with Global Travel Alliance is available for full-service air travel assistance; email Roger or call him at 505/867-2829.

A number of transportation options are available to get you from the airport to hotel, or around Minneapolis.

  • Reserve a ride through Supershuttle of Minnesota, Inc. Options range from a ride-share van to a chauffeured sedan or van. For transportation from the airport, costs range from $18 per person to $99 flat fee, depending on type of vehicle selected.
  • Take Light Rail Transit (LRT) trains. To get to the hotel from the airport, take an LRT train to the stop for Nicollet Mall (the 11-block area of Nicollet Avenue in which the Hyatt Regency is located). Fares for adults are $1.75 to $2.25. Pick up a bus at the Nicollet Mall stop to take you to the Hyatt Regency. Some buses cost $0.50, while others are free (look for buses marked “Free ride).
  • Arrange a taxi at the airport or at the hotel.

Download the Gathering Registration Planning Book

Download the Churchwide Gathering Handbook

Are you already registered? Let us know by filling out this contact form.

NYC Presbyterian Women Events coming in March

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Events for the Month of March 2015

We have been invited to join our sisters in NYC for their events coming up this March. We hope you can plan to come at one or more of these events.

March 6 World Day of Prayer

Jesus Said, “ Do You Understand – What I have Done For You”

Soundview PC – Contact: Mayphil Whyte (Bronx)

Glenn Mrris – Contact: Amy Bisnauth (Queens)

March 8th – 11:00 am Celebrating The Bond Between Young And Senior Women

Rev. Jane Donelly

Church of the Master Contact: Sally Howard (212) 283 1579

March 14th –9:30 Presbyterian Women in the Presbytery of NYC

Celebrating Women – Lift Them Up-

Honor Female Pastors and Commissioned Lay Minister

Rev. Aqueelah Ligonde and Rev. Krystin Granberg

Rutgers PC- Contact: Shirley Fine 718 978-5033 

March 21st – 1:00 pm Dunton PC (Queens)

The Women who Followed Jesus to the Cross

Contact: Nellie Reese

PW Retreat – Sag Harbor, NY – Tuesday, October 7 thru Wednesday, October 8, 2014

We encourage all women on Long Island to consider attending this retreat.  It does not matter if you are a layperson or ordained, and/or Presbyterian or from another denomination.


If you are interested in attending our retreat and want to share it with friends, please download the PDF. Then mail the completed form with your check to the address shown on the form.


PW Retreat 2014 (6)We hope to see you there!