2020! Wishing you a peaceful year ahead.

If you are looking to start something new, do consider coming along to a Quaker Meeting or broswing our Groups page and see if there is something happening at the Meeting House which may appeal. We also have a notice board in the foyer at 43 St Giles with information about local groups.

A Poem I Like & Why I Like It

Saturday, December 14th 6:30-8:30pm Oxford Quaker Meeting House Our own Poems in the Library Group invite you to an open-mike and mince pies festive celebration in the Meeting House from 6.30pm-8.30pm on Saturday December 14th. Bring a poem (preferably not by yourself!) and read it aloud to the rest of us. All welcome! This isContinue reading “A Poem I Like & Why I Like It”

Poetry Reading: Lucy Newlyn, 23rd November

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”

SEA CHANGES by Marina Jenkyns

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”

Building Understanding and Tolerance in a Divided Society

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”