New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • 6 April 2016
    These articles connect us with ways New England Friends are living ministry and connecting hearts - in Ramallah, in Rwanda, in local meet
  • 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.
  • 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

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.



May 18, 2016 • Frederick Weiss, Presiding Clerk and Noah Baker Merrill, Secretary
May 6, 2016 • Suzanna Schell, Beacon Hill (MA) Friends Meeting, (Legacy Gift)
May 2, 2016 • NiaDwynwen Thomas, Young Friends and Young Adult Friends Coordinator, (Young Friends)
Apr 29, 2016 • Frederick Weiss, Presiding Clerk

Events Calendar

356th Annual Sessions • 6-11 August 2016

Workshops & Retreats

Jun 3 to Jun 8
Wallingford, PA
Jun 3 to Jun 5
Old Chatham, NY
Jun 10 to Jun 12
Richmond, IN

Youth Programs

Jun 17 to Jun 19
Westport, MA
Jul 9 to Jul 10
Jaffrey, NH
Oct 21 to Oct 23
Location TBA

Committee Meetings

Aug 6 Castleton, VT
Aug 11 Castleton, VT
Sep 17 Location TBA

Other Events

Jun 4 Framingham, MA
Jun 5 Unity, NH
Jun 16 to Jun 19

Tab group

For Newcomers
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

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