New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

New England Quakers

  • 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.



Dec 5, 2013 •
Mar 13, 2017 • Karen Sanchez-Eppler (Northampton), clerk of Youth Ministries committee, (Sessions), (Youth Ministries)
Feb 28, 2017 • Fritz Weiss, presiding clerk
Feb 27, 2017 • New England Friends

Events Calendar

357th Annual Sessions • 5-10 August 2017

Workshops & Retreats

Apr 27 to Apr 30
Chatham, NY
Apr 28 to Apr 30
Deerfield, MA
May 13 Northampton, MA

Youth Programs

Apr 28 to Apr 30
Portland, ME
May 12 to May 14
Westport, MA
May 19 to May 21
Deerfield, MA

Committee Meetings

Apr 29 Newton, MA
May 6 Jaffrey, NH
May 13 Amesbury, MA
May 19 to May 20
Weekapaug, RI

Other Events

Apr 26 to Apr 29
Location TBA
Apr 30 West Epping, NH
Apr 30 Wellesley, 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...