New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • 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.
  • 4 February 2016
    How Friends across New England are engaged in the hard work of faithfulness—the acceptance that God is at work in the world and our parti
  • 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.


Events Calendar

356th Annual Sessions • 6-11 August 2016

Workshops & Retreats

Feb 19 to Feb 21 Old Chatham, NY
Mar 11 to Mar 13 Old Chatham, NY
Mar 12 to Mar 15 Washington, DC

Youth Programs

Feb 12 to Feb 14 Wellesley, MA
Mar 18 to Mar 20 W. Hartford, CT
Mar 18 to Mar 20 Wellesley, MA
May 6 to May 8 Portland, ME

Committee Meetings

Feb 13 Dover, NH
Feb 20 Wellesley, MA
Feb 27 Dover, NH
Mar 26 Amesbury, MA

Other Events

Mar 2 to Mar 5 Location TBA
Mar 5 to Mar 6 Location TBA
Mar 20 Westerly, 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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