New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • Learn more about the new Living Faith gatherings this year
    16 September 2016
    We're still accepting workshop proposals for the April 8 gathering!
  • 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.



Feb 9, 2017 • New England Quakers
Jan 31, 2017 •
Jan 30, 2017 • Margaret Cooley, Executive Director, Woolman Hill Quaker Center
Oct 4, 2016 • New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

Events Calendar

357th Annual Sessions • 5-10 August 2017

Workshops & Retreats

Feb 24 to Feb 26
Old Chatham, NY
Feb 24 to Feb 26
Deerfield, MA
Mar 4 Hanover, NH
Mar 17 to Mar 19
Barnesville, OH

Youth Programs

Mar 3 to Mar 5
Wellesley, MA
Mar 17 to Mar 19
W. Hartford, CT
Mar 31 to Apr 2
Storrs, CT
Apr 28 to Apr 30
Portland, ME

Committee Meetings

Feb 25 Amesbury, MA
Mar 16 Location TBA
Mar 25 Dover, NH
Mar 25 Location TBA

Other Events

Mar 1 to Mar 4
Location TBA
Mar 4 to Mar 5
Hanover, NH
Mar 19 Providence, RI

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...