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

356th Annual Sessions • 6-11 August 2016

Workshops & Retreats

Sep 30 to Oct 2 Philadelphia, PA
Oct 10 Location TBA
Oct 16 to Oct 18 Providence, RI
Oct 23 to Oct 25 Old Chatham, NY

Youth Programs

Sep 17 Easthampton, MA
Sep 18 to Sep 20 Deerfield, MA
Sep 18 to Sep 20 Framingham, MA
Oct 2 to Oct 4 Leverett, MA

Committee Meetings

Sep 6 Worcester, MA
Sep 14 Worcester, MA
Sep 19 Putney, VT
Sep 24 Location TBA

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For Newcomers
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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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