Children & Young People

Young Friends, when gathered together, often form the most incredible communities in short periods of time. Communities of young Friends have the power to change lives for the better. Clair Reddy, Whispers of Faith.

Children and young people are valued and important members of the Central England Quaker community.

Events

Upcoming events for children & young people:

  • Monthly Group for Older Children (aged 10+) in CEQ 06/07/2019 at Selly Oak Meeting House, Birmingham.  This is a monthly Quaker group for young people aged 10+ years old in Central England area. This month the group will be meeting at Selly Oak Meeting House for activities around a bonfire in the grounds of the Meeting House. Please contact Helen Waters at Selly Oak Meeting for…

  • Free Children’s Taiko Drumming Workshops Free Children’s Taiko Drumming Workshops 06/08/2019 at Coventry Cathedral, Coventry.  Coventry Lord Mayor’s Peace Committee for Peace & Reconciliation and Coventry Cathedral invite children and young people to a Taiko Drumming Workshop run by Taikowest on Hiroshima Day 6th August 2019. Workshop 1: 1pm for Primary School students Workshop 2: 2.30pm for Secondary School students After the workshops, students can…

  • Monthly group for older children (aged 10+) in CEQ 07/09/2019 at Cotteridge Meeting House, Birmingham.  This is a monthly Quaker group for young people aged 10+ in Central England area. This month the group will meet at Cotteridge Meeting House. More information to follow. Please contact Helen Waters at Selly Oak Meeting for more information, using the form below:

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Children’s Meetings

Children are welcome at any of our Quaker meetings, and the following have regular children’s meetings alongside the main meeting for worship:

Most of our other Quaker meetings will be able to arrange a children’s meeting if you contact them in advance: please choose a meeting for more details.

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yq space

If you’re a young Quaker aged 11+ check out yq space for information about local, regional and national events, plus information and advice.