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.
Felt Connections between Quaker and Butoh Practice As the novelist E.M. Forster once wrote, ‘Only connect’. This inspiring injunction has meant a lot to me throughout my life, and even become something of a habit. Today I would like to share with you some of the connections I see between my practice as a QuakerContinue reading “December 43 Newsletter”
In view of the upcoming Garden Room & Quaker Centre rennovations (learn more about the project here!) and any associated disruptions to the first floor spaces for hire in 43, we are renting out the rooms of our top flat! For more information, please consult the Room Hire pages of this website or contact usContinue reading “Top Flat!”
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”
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”
Friday 8th November, 2019 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 Juliet Henderson and converse around the theme “Friendly Fours.” All are welcome.
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”
Felt Connections between Quaker and Butoh Practice As the novelist E.M. Forster once wrote, ‘Only connect’. This inspiring injunction has meant a lot to me throughout my life, and even become something of a habit. Today I would like to share with you some of the connections I see between my practice as a QuakerContinue reading “The December 43 Newsletter”