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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 friendship and community.

News

Peacemakers Annual Report - Our project Peacemakers have launched their 2023 annual report, sharing their work educating for peace. "Our new three-year project Planting the Seeds of Peace was launched at the start of 2023 and the name really sums up what we are… Continue Reading
Midweek Meeting at Bull St - Friends are encouraged to join midweek Meeting for Worship at Bull St Quaker Meeting House, which is held every Wednesday 12:45 - 1:15pm. This is the only in-person midweek worship currently held in our area*, and Bull St Friends would… Continue Reading
Registration Open for George Fox Pilgrimage and Concert - 14/07/2024, 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm Pilgrimage1-4pm; Concert 5-6.30pm at Selly Oak Meeting House, Birmingham A pilgrimage and concert to mark 400 years since the birth of George Fox, one of the founders of Quakerism. All ages, families and friends… Continue Reading
Vacancy: QUNO Peace & Disarmament Rep - The Quaker United Nations Office (QUNO) in Geneva seeks a committed and motivated person with considerable knowledge and experience to carry forward QUNO’s work on Peace & Disarmament in the QUNO Geneva office. Leading the Peace & Disarmament Programme, the Representative will maintain… Continue Reading
Journeymen Theatre book – on sale now! - Journeymen Theatre is a husband and wife duo (Lynn & Dave Morris, of Stourbridge Local Meeting). Over the last 13 years, acting under Concern, they have written, produced and performed a number of powerful and thought-provoking productions on themes reflecting… Continue Reading

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Events

  • George Fox 400 Celebration Day George Fox 400 Celebration Day 25/05/2024 at Hartshill Quaker Meeting House, Hartshill. – Hartshill is the nearest Quaker Meeting to the village of Fenny Drayton where George Fox was born and has links to both Fox’s early life and the early years of the Quaker movement. The Meeting will be showcasing their George Fox and Hartshill Quaker heritage displays. They will also share…

  • Christians at Pride Christians at Pride 25/05/2024 at outside Carrs Lane Church, Birmingham. – Quakers are invited to join with other Christians at Birmingham Pride 2024. We will share a short time of prayer outside the Church at Carrs Lane before those who are marching leave at 11:15 to head to Colmore Row (Java Roastery). A group will also be staying at Carrs Lane…

  • Create and Connect at Cotteridge Create and Connect at Cotteridge 29/05/2024 at Cotteridge Quaker Meeting House, Birmingham. decorate cloth bags, hosting women from Hope House. Women only. – The first of two final sessions of Create & Connect.  Do you enjoy creative activities? Come and join in art/craft projects supplied by us, in a companionable, relaxed atmosphere. We will provide hot drinks and light refreshments. This month: using fabric pens to decorate cloth bags, hosting women from Hope…

  • Natural Art Exhibition Natural Art Exhibition 01/06/2024 - 02/06/2024 at Barnt Green & Redditch Quaker Meeting House, Barnt Green. Sat 1st, 10am to 4pm; Sun 2nd , 2pm – 4pm – Barnt Green Quakers invite you to a sustainable art exhibition created using pressed leaves and beeswax. By Hui-Ying Chang, an international award-winning nature artist from Taiwan. Free admission, all are welcome. Download a poster for the exhibition

  • Quaker Arts Network Day Quaker Arts Network Day 01/06/2024 at Online and at Bull St Quaker Meeting House, Birmingham. – Quaker Arts Network (QAN) invites Friends to join plans to hold a day event, to include QAN's 2024 AGM, arts activities and opportunities to meet informally in person. The Network aims to encourage the use of the arts for Quaker spiritual nurture, witness and outreach. There is more information on…

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