New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

Young Friends

Young Friends 2016


Young Friends is the high-school-aged youth group for New England Yearly Meeting of Friends. We have four weekend retreats throughout the school year plus a four-day retreat in the winter. Young Friends has its own program at Annual Sessions, too.

What's a Young Friends retreat like? Click here to find out!

See this year's retreat schedule here.

Next Retreat

At this retreat we'll get to know each other, play games, make art, sing, and explore how being creative can be a way of getting in touch with...

Coordinator Info

Quaker Practice & Leadership Facilitator

NiaDwynwyn Thomas
nia [at]
(978) 886-7179
Home Meeting:

Young Friends Events Coordinator

Maggie Nelson
maggie [at]
Home Meeting:

Young Friends News

Young Friends enjoyed another year of our community in its many intermingling forms: beloved...
This past year started off with an air of uncertainty regarding what Young Friends would look like...
Dear Friends: We are excited to announce that beginning in March, Maggie Nelson (Portland, ME) will...

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