New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • 3 November 2016
    In North Dakota, the Standing Rock Sioux and their allies are struggling for the future of their land and people.
  • 6 December 2013
    We are: A People • A Network of Meetings • A Gathering • A Structure for Service • An Organization Empowering Ministry
  • Learn more about the new Living Faith gatherings this year
    16 September 2016
    Learn more and register for the new Living Faith gatherings coming this year to Maine and Rhode Island 

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.



Dec 20, 2016 • Legacy Gift Committee, (Legacy Gift)
Dec 5, 2016 • Sarah Gant (Beacon Hill, MA), clerk of Permanent Board, (Permanent Board)

Events Calendar

357th Annual Sessions • 5-10 August 2017

Workshops & Retreats

Jan 27 to Jan 28
Cambridge, MA
Feb 3 to Feb 5
Old Chatham, NY
Feb 3 to Feb 5
Deerfield, MA

Youth Programs

Jan 27 to Jan 29
Wellesley, MA
Feb 10 to Feb 12
Wellesley, MA
Mar 3 to Mar 5
Wellesley, MA
Mar 17 to Mar 19
W. Hartford, CT

Committee Meetings

Jan 28 Amesbury, MA
Jan 28 Location TBA
Feb 4 Location TBA
Feb 11 Framingham, MA

Other Events

Jan 29 Boston, MA
Jan 29 Canterbury, NH
Feb 4 Winthrop, ME
Feb 5 Leverett, MA

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...