New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • Spotlight
    8 June 2017
    The 357th Gathering of New England Friends is on its way! Visit the Sessions landing page to register and find important advance information. More coming soon!
  • 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.



Jul 17, 2017 • Katherine Fisher (Beacon Hill) and Jay O'Hara (West Falmouth)

Events Calendar

357th Annual Sessions • 5-10 August 2017

Workshops & Retreats

Jul 9 to Aug 6 Richmond, IN
Jul 21 to Jul 23 Old Chatham, NY
Aug 18 to Aug 20 Old Chatham, NY
Aug 18 to Aug 20 Richmond, IN

Youth Programs

Aug 4 to Aug 5 Rutland, VT
Sep 15 to Sep 17 Deerfield, MA
Sep 15 to Sep 17 Location TBA
Sep 29 to Oct 1 Framingham, MA

Committee Meetings

Aug 5 Castleton, VT
Aug 5 Castleton, VT
Sep 16 Location TBA
Sep 17 Cumberland Foreside, ME

Other Events

Jul 23 Dartmouth, MA
Jul 23 S. Dartmouth, MA
Jul 30 Location TBA
Jul 31 to Aug 6 Frederick, MD

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...