Friday, December 13th 7-9pm at 43 St Giles Join us for an informal evening discussion at the Meeting House every second Friday of the month from 7-9pm. This month, we are delighted to welcome Deb, Elisabeth, & Friends and converse around the themes of joy and celebration. All are welcome.
Friday, January 10th, 2020 19:00 – 21:00 Oxford Quaker Meeting House Political scientist and historian Iain McLean talks to astronomer Jocelyn Bell Burnell about life, the universe, and some other things in this Quaker conversation. Open to the public, all are welcome. Refreshments will be on sale. This is a fundraising event for the OxfordContinue reading “January 10: Jocelyn Bell Burnell”
One week until Marina Jenkyns Productions will be bringing their show “Sea Changes” to the Oxford Friends Meeting House. Join us for a play which explores the seaside and living with loss. Performances are at 4pm & 7pm on the 22nd of November. Tickets are £10, £8 conc. Please also join us for a freeContinue reading “One Week till “Sea Changes””
Saturday 23rd November, 2019 6.30 for 7pm till 9pm at the Meeting House, 43 St Giles Free admission + fundraising collection for the Garden Room & Quaker Centre + refreshments NEW COLLECTION! OXFORD LAUNCH! Lucy Newlyn will talk about creativity & read from her new collection, out this very November: VITAL STREAM (Carcanet, 2019). MostContinue reading “Poetry Reading: Lucy Newlyn, 23rd November”
Saturday 16th November, 2019 6.30 for 7pm till 9pm at the Meeting House, 43 St Giles Free admission + fundraising collection for the Garden Room & Quaker Centre + refreshments On Saturday the 16th of November, Fiona Sampson will read from her forthcoming collection: COME DOWN (Little, Brown, 2020), an exploration of belonging to placeContinue reading “Poetry Reading: Fiona Sampson, 16th November”
22nd November, 2019 4pm and 7pm at Oxford Quaker Meeting House, 43 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3LW Tickets: £10, £8 concession; buy on the door or by searching “Sea Changes in Oxford” on http://www.eventbrite.com Following on from its successful debut at the 2019 Camden Fringe, Sea Changes returns to the stage at the Friends MeetingContinue reading “SEA CHANGES by Marina Jenkyns”
Berks & Oxon Regional Meeting Saturday 26 October 2019 Reading Quaker Meeting House 11:00 (coffee etc. at 10.30) to about 16:00 ‘In what ways are you involved in the work of reconciliation between individuals, groups and nations?’ – Advices and queries, 32 Quakers strive for the peaceful resolution of conflict. This applies as much toContinue reading “Building Understanding and Tolerance in a Divided Society”