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Central England Quakers is a group of Quaker Meetings within the Midlands: including the cities of Birmingham and Coventry, the Black Country, and the surrounding areas.  Join us for Meeting for Worship, and to experience freindship and community.

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Registration Open for Yearly Meeting 2018 - Britain Yearly Meeting: 04/05/2018 - 07/05/2018 at Friends House, London Yearly Meeting, the annual gathering of Quakers in Britain, is set to take place on 4–7 May 2018 at Friends House in London. The four-day event will see Friends come Continue Reading
Resource: ‘Our Common Home’ Lent Guide - Update: new easy-to-read version now available.  Apologies if you had difficulty printing out the previous version. 'Our common home: Caring for God’s creation study guide' is a Lent Course, written for churches to study in ecumenical groups during Lent 2018.  Continue Reading
Area Meeting details all in one place - Details of all Area Business Meetings for the year can now easily be found in one place. Use the link below, or find 'Area Business Meeting' under 'Quaker Meetings' in the website menu. View Upcoming Area Meetings. What is Area Continue Reading
From the Archives: Quakers and the Kindertransport - This is the first in a series of guest posts from the Birmingham and Warwickshire Quakers archive project at the Library of Birmingham.  Now that the project is complete, you can explore the archive catalogue online. Look out for more Continue Reading
Mindful Meditation - Quaker Howard Saunders offers a personal reflection on Mindlful Meditation, and offers and invitation to try it at Bournville Quaker Meeting House.   I have been a Friend for forty years but it has only been since I began to Continue Reading

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Events

  • Quaker Panto Workshop 23/02/2018 - 25/02/2018 at Selly Oak Quaker Meeting House, Selly Oak, Birmingham.  You are warmly invited to join this weekend-long workshop, in which participants will devise and then perform a Quaker Panto! Friends (aged 18+) who would fancy joining us for a weekend of theatre making and sheer ridiculousness would be very welcome. The pantomime will be a truly original retelling of…

  • Quaker Panto Performance: Peter Pan 25/02/2018 at Selly Oak Quaker Meeting House, Selly Oak, Birmingham.  You are invited you to a one-time-only Quaker event on Sunday 24th February - 'Peter Pan: A Quaker Pantomime'! Created in (less than!) 24 Hours by a group of Friends of all ages (18+) and abilities, the pantomime will be a truly original retelling of JM Barrie's classic tale, complete…

  • Talk on Quaker Schools Talk on Quaker Schools 28/02/2018 at Woodbrooke, Selly Oak, Birmingham.  You are invited to this talk from Nigel Newton (an education reseacher at the University of Cardiff) on: 'Quaker schools and what they teach us about the importance of school culture to educational engagement & student well-being'.

  • Creative Day at Northfield Creative Day at Northfield 03/03/2018 at Northfield Quaker Meeting House, Northfield, Birmingham.  Quakers in Northfield invite you to join their monthly Creative Days. Drop in any time between 10am-4pm on the first Saturday of the Month. There is a bring and share lunch at 1pm.

  • Exploring the Quaker Testimonies 14/03/2018 at Bournville Quaker Meeting House, Bournville Birmingham.  A monthly discussion group for Quakers to explore and deepen our understanding of the fundamental principles central to Quakerism which we strive to honour in our daily lives.


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