New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • 14 September 2015
    From MLK's Speech Detroit-1963 to Charleston SC,  from Events In Selma -- 1965 to a Call To My NEYM Friends From A Friend Of Color, this
  • 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
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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

Dec 4 to Dec 6 Old Chatham, NY
Dec 31 to Jan 3 Deerfield, MA
Jan 7 to Jan 10 Deerfield, MA

Youth Programs

Dec 4 to Dec 6 Deerfield, MA
Dec 27 to Dec 30 Harvard, MA
Jan 15 to Jan 17 Westport, MA
Jan 29 to Jan 31 Wellesley, MA

Committee Meetings

Dec 12 Dover, NH
Jan 23 Location TBA
Jan 23 Amesbury, MA
Jan 23 Location TBA

Other Events

Dec 5 Poultney, VT
Jan 23 Location TBA
Jan 24 Pembroke, MA
Feb 6 Location TBA

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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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