Friends of Peace Pilgrim Events

Our Friends in New Jersey host several annual events to celebrate the life and legacy of Peace Pilgrim. You can find updated information on these events at  or contact us. 

PEACE PILGRIM RETREAT: Held annually in the fall, the weekend retreat is near the Appalachian Trail in northern New Jersey. Hikes, silent contemplation and shared meal preparations in a rustic cabin offer an opportunity for rejuvenation, connection and inner peace. A photo from the 2019 retreat is on page 4 of our .
NOTE: The Appalachian Trail Retreat 2020 will take place the weekend of Oct. 16-18, 2020. For more information or registration, email 

PEACE PILGRIM BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION: Friends of Peace Pilgrim join her “baby” sister, Helene Young, now 104, to celebrate Peace Pilgrim’s July 18 birthday in Peace Pilgrim Park, Egg Harbor City, NJ. Photos of the latest celebration are on page 4 of our .

The annual summer event has been hosted for 10 years by Peace Pilgrim's sister, Helene Young. See page 4 of our for photos.

PEACE PILGRIM CELEBRATION WEEKEND: 香蕉视频app安卓See page 4 of our for photos from the last celebration weekend held in Peace Pilgrim's namesake park in her birth town of Egg Harbor City, NJ. The event was held from 2008-2018 in conjunction with the International Day of Peace. The event featured an intergenerational peace walk, morning yoga, a drumming circle, music, peace-related vendors, an interfaith spiritual service and more.