New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • 14 September 2015
    MLK's Speech At The Great March In Detroit-1963 | From Selma to Charleston| Looking Back To Events In Selma -- 1965 | Holding the Center
  • A large, multi-generational group of Quakers marches across a campus, some wearing homemade masks of friendly creatures.
    6 December 2013
    We are: A People • A Network of Meetings • A Gathering • A Structure for Service • An Organization Empowering Ministry
  • A sign that reads "Friends Meeting (Quaker): Sundays 10 AM"
    1 February 2014
    Find an NEYM Quaker meeting near you! You may search by proximity, worship format and more.

Welcome to the new web site for New England Yearly Meeting — a  community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England. This site has just launched, and other important features and functionality are on the way. Wondering where to begin? Explore the menu above or go to the page bottom for links of special interest to newcomers, families, local meetings or committee members.


Events Calendar

356th Annual Sessions • 6-11 August 2016

Workshops & Retreats

Oct 10 Location TBA
Oct 16 to Oct 18 Providence, RI
Oct 23 to Oct 25 Old Chatham, NY
Oct 30 to Nov 1 Wellesley, MA

Youth Programs

Oct 2 to Oct 4 Leverett, MA
Oct 2 to Oct 4 Framingham, MA
Nov 20 to Nov 22 Westport, MA
Nov 20 to Nov 22 Portland, ME

Committee Meetings

Oct 10 Cambridge, MA
Oct 17 West Falmouth,
Oct 23 to Oct 24 Weekapaug, RI
Nov 7 Location TBA

Other Events

Oct 2 to Oct 4 Deerfield, MA
Oct 4 Location TBA
Oct 4 Damariscotta, ME

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For Newcomers
A pair of hands tenderly holding a candle
By Caren Carmody
About the Quaker Way

At the core of the Quaker faith is our trust that all people can have direct, inward experience of divine love, healing and guidance. We have learned that through responding to this guidance, we can be changed — even transformed — coming to live lives reflecting the Light and Love of God. This is the hope, the invitation and the promise that gathers us as the people called Friends...

New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

901 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 01602
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