Forthcoming Events

March 2017

  • Green Spirituality Retreat
    Friday 24th, 6:30pm - Sunday 26th, 2:00pm
    A retreat to be held at the Quaker Community, Bamford on 24-26 March. The facilitators are Living Witness trustees Ian Marshall and Andrew Taylor-Browne, Zee-Zee Heine from the Community, and Laurie Michaelis.
  • Digging the Dirt - play and discussion
    Friday 24th, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    The play explores parallels between the activism of the Diggers, a protest movement in the 17th century, and whistleblowers in today's world.
  • Philosophy for Quakers
    Friday 31st, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Everyone is welcome to join in philosophical enquiry using Advices and Queries as a stimulus and the P4C (Philosophy for Children) approach.

April 2017

  • Book group
    Saturday 1st, 4:35pm - 6:00pm
    This month we are discussing The Waves by Virginia Woolf Next month: The Statement by Brian Moore. Click the words above, in red, for more details about this group.
  • Encounters with the natural world
    Monday 3rd, 8:00pm - Friday 7th, 12:00pm
    Led by Terry Winterton & Margaret Calvert Join us at Glenthorne Quaker Centre in the heart of the lake district for time set aside to connect more deeply with nature.
  • Philosophy for Quakers
    Friday 21st, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Everyone is welcome to join in philosophical enquiry using Advices and Queries as a stimulus and the P4C (Philosophy for Children) approach.

May 2017

  • Book group
    Saturday 6th, 4:35pm - 6:00pm
    6th May City of Glass (New York trilogy) by Paul Auster. Click on the words above in dark red for more details about this group.

June 2017

  • Book group
    Saturday 3rd, 4:35pm - 6:00pm
    This month we are discussing 40 Rules of Love by Elif Shafak. Click on the dark red words above for more details about this group.

July 2017

  • Book group - choosing our reading programme
    Saturday 1st, 4:35pm - 6:00pm
    At this meeting we will plan our programme for the next few months... possibly for a full year, if we get enough good suggestions! Click on the dark red words above for more details about the group.
  • Quakers’ Yearly Meeting Gathering (YMG)
    Saturday 29th, 10:00am - Saturday 5th, 5:00pm
    To be held at Warwick University - a chance to come together to worship, make decisions and spend time as a community.