News and Notices June 10th

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The summer edition of EarthQuaker, the Quaker Living Witness Newsletter , is available from

Understanding Islam Saturday 16th June at the Central Meeting House 10am – 3.30pm

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Sunday June 17th after meeting for worship:

-Quaker men’s group will be meeting next Sunday after Meeting for Worship at 12pm in the Mezzanine room. Anyone interested who has not been and wants to find out more contact Mark Lallemand on or on 2666448.

-Talk on Hlekweni by Craig Barnett – with video – about 12 noon in room 1.

-Living Witness workshop: An all age cycle ride up the Porter Valley from Hunters Bar to Forge Dam.
-For those who do not cycle, a walk to Shepherd wheel, now open to the public, with restored and fully working water wheel.
-For both, meet at the entrance to Endcliffe Park at 2pm.
There will be no shared lunch this month, but there is the cafe in Endcliffe Park.

Renaissance of Local Government? Friday 22nd June 2012 6.00pm – 7.45 pm Town Hall, Sheffield

In collaboration with Sheffield City Council, Sheffield for Democracy is hosting an event to discuss proposals to strengthen the independence of local government.
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Meersbrook Walled Garden Open Day Party. Sunday 24th June 1.00 to 5.00 p.m.

Friends will be exhibiting some of their artwork and cards.

High Riggs Nursery and Freeman College Open Days. 24th and 30th June 2012

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Quaker Meditation Group

In July our weekday meditation slot will move from Friday at 10 to Monday at
12. Our first new Monday meeting will be on Monday 2 July.

Sheffield Renewables is looking for a General Manager

To deliver their main Community Share Offer. The post is offered initially for three months with a possible extension to one year. The details are now on our website: