New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • 26 February 2015
    News from the New England Quaker movement: Young Adult Ministries Consultation | Sessions 2015 info | Quaker witness in New England
  • 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

355th Annual Sessions • 1-6 August 2015

Workshops & Retreats

May 29 to May 31 Old Chatham, NY
Jun 5 to Jun 7 Old Chatham, NY
Aug 14 to Aug 16 Old Chatham, NY

Youth Programs

May 1 to May 3 Portland, ME
May 8 to May 10 Westport, MA
May 15 to May 17 Deerfield, MA

Committee Meetings

May 9 Storrs, CT
May 16 Amesbury, MA
Sep 14 Worcester, MA

Other Events

May 3 Waterford, CT
May 15 to May 17 South China, ME
May 28 Portland, ME
Jun 21 Providence, RI

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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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