New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers


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

355th Annual Sessions • 1-6 August 2015

Workshops & Retreats

Aug 14 to Aug 16 Old Chatham, NY
Sep 30 to Oct 2 Philadelphia, PA
Oct 23 to Oct 25 Old Chatham, NY

Youth Programs

Jun 21 to Jul 4 South China, ME
Jul 5 to Jul 18 South China, ME

Committee Meetings

Aug 1 Castleton, VT
Aug 4 Castleton, VT
Sep 14 Worcester, MA
Sep 19 Location TBA

Other Events

Jul 12 Cambridge, MA
Jul 25 Location TBA
Jul 25 Location TBA
Aug 1 to Aug 6 Castleton, VT

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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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