Living very adventurously...

A recent activity of the Children's meeting, and some brave adults

A favourite ‘advice’ tells us to live adventurously… this looks pretty adventurous to me.

News and Notices October 14th

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SCACC AGM Tues 16th Oct and Frack Off meeting

You are invited to attend the 2012 AGM of Sheffield Campaign against Climate Change, at the Quaker Meeting House at 7pm on Tuesday 16th October (and please join us for tea and biscuits from 6.45pm)
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Area Meeting for Worship for Business, Sun 14th October, Nether Edge


The Area Meeting for Worship for Business for October is at Nether Edge, Shirley House on Psalter Lane on Sunday 14th October at 1.20pm.

Because Inner Quest is running at Sheffield Central from 12-1.00, Area Meeting will start 5 minutes later than normal, at 1.20, and the Inner Quest group has agreed to finish 5 minutes earlier, to give Friends attending more time to get across to Nether Edge, and lifts are being arranged.

Draft Agenda

1. Representatives to Area Meeting
2. Representatives to Quakers in Yorkshire
3. Membership

News and Notices October 7th

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Minutes of Meeting for Worship for Business of 7th October

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Earth & Economy update from Quaker Peace & Social Witness.

News of Margaret Chammings

From our friend Maurice Bartley:

Margaret Chamings has been in contact with me by phone. She has asked me, as her overseer, whether I could let members of the Meeting know that having had tests at the hospital she is now due to see one of the consultants again on Friday 5th Oct. Depending on the outcome of this consultation she may have to return to hospital in about two weeks for an operation. She would like us all to hold her in the light during this process.

Cliff Crellin Memorial Meeting Thur 11th Oct 2.45pm

We have heard the sad news of Cliff Crellin’s death on Saturday, September 29, following a long illness. A Memorial Meeting for Cliff will take place at the Meeting House next Thursday, 11th October at 2.45 p.m., after a private family funeral. There will be refreshments afterwards and Pat Crellin says that if anyone would like to bring some cake, it will be very welcome.

The Tower of Bagel story telling night, Friday 19th October


Our friends Simon Heywood and Shonaleigh will present “The Tower of Bagel” at the Meeting House on Friday 19th October, 7.30pm. Tickets £5/£3 on the door:

A man in search of his voice
A woman in search of her only son
A queen in search of her freedom
A world in search of its bread

Tax Justice Bus comes to Sheffield, October 10th


The Christian Aid Tax Justice Bus, highlighting the injustice of tax dodging at home and abroad will be in Sheffield from about 4pm-5.50pm, and from 7pm It will be outside the Cathedral, where there will be a Tax Justice Hearing.

Come aboard the bus to see the exhibition and talk to staff and partners, including Dr. Dereje Alemayehu, Country Manager for Christian Aid East Africa and Chair of the Tax Justice Network Africa. Dereje is a powerful advocate for Tax Justice and an expert on how tax dodging is harming the poor.