On this page you can find:

1 What's going on in this month.
2 Scroll down for a list of regular activities.
3
Young Friends events
4
Our Newsletter page gives more information on local activities.


What's on: January 2020


Sunday 5th Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting 10.30 am
Saturday 11th
Experiment with Light group at Stansted 10.30 till 12.00.
Sunday 12th Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting 10.30 am
Monday 13
th Distant Healing group. 10.00 Venue to be confirmed.
Sunday 19th Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting 10.30 am followed by Bring and Share Lunch Come and share a meal with other Friends.
ALSO at 10.30 am Churches Together in Saffron Walden. UNITED SERVICE at the start of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. URC, Abbey Lane
Monday 20th Book Club, 11.30 in the Waitrose cafe. The book is by Jean –Paul Didierlaurent and is ‘The Reader on the 6.27 train.’
Wednesday 22nd Bible study group at David Oelman’s home, 15 Borough Lane. Topic: Genesis 21 onwards. The time to be confirmed, probably afternoon.
Friday 24th Churches Together Agape Meal in the Meeting House,7.00 for 7.30pm. It is the turn of Saffron Walden Quakers to host the annual Churches Together Agape Meal next year. This is usually attended by about 50 people so it will need a team of volunteers to organise it. Chris Bainbridge has agreed to coordinate a team to prepare and serve food. John Capper will be responsible for preparing the Meeting Room for the meal. Elders will be responsible for the readings between courses. Please let Chris know if you can help. 07533 665 224 or 01799 525 590 cpbainbridge@btinternet.com
Sunday 26th Meeting for Worship 10.30 am No organised Children’s Meeting this Sunday, Parents and children are welcome to use the Long Room.
This will be followed by
Local Meeting for Business. Please stay if you can and support the business side of our Meeting.

Wednesday 29th 7.30pm at Saffron Walden County High School
United Nations Association as part of the 74th birthday. David Owen will speak in the Boatman Centre.  This follows on from the success of a series of lectures last year which captured the imagination of many people in the town.  His preliminary theme is Global Britain”.

Thursday 30th Meeting for Worship of Friends in Christ at 3.30 in the Catholic Church Hall.

Don’t forget to sign up for the coffee and flower rotas
Contact details for organisers of regular groups




Children and Young People Meetings
(Continuing activity – small insect hotels)
 
12 January
Complete Marine Life display - Advice and Query 42
 
19 January
Cooking, shared lunch. (RSPB bird count next weekend)
 
26 January – no formal CYPM (4th Sunday)
A new or visitor family can be met by a designated member of Meeting and introduced to the Long Room Resources and CYPM contact information.
 
2 February
Try out Sewing Machine OR Communication and Games
 
9 February
Pansies into Troughs
 
16 February
Cooking, shared lunch
 
23 February – no formal CYPM (4th Sunday)
A new or visitor family can be met by a designated member of Meeting and introduced to the Long Room Resources and CYPM contact information
 
1 March
To be announced



Quaker young peoples' events: http://www.yqspace.org.uk 11+ and teenagers

Quaker young adults' events: http://www.yqspace.org.uk/events/young-adults18-30 yrs

 

Regular Meetings in 2020
All Meetings in Saffron Walden MH unless specified otherwise.
CYPM is Children and Young Person’s Meeting
LBM is Local Business Meeting


January
Sun 5 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 8 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sat 11 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 12 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Mon 13 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 19 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch
Sun 26 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & LBM at 12.00
Thu 30 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall


February
Sun 2 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 5 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sat 8 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 9 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Mon 10 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 16 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch
Sun 23 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 27 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall


March
Sun 1 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 4 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sat 7 National Day of Healing at Stansted MH
Sun 8 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sun 8 Area Meeting 12.45 Dunmow MH
Mon 9 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 15 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch
Sun 22 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 26 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall
Sun 29 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & LBM at 12.00

April
Wed 1 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sun 5 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sat 11 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 12 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM Easter Sunday
Sun 19 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & & CYPM, Bring and Share lunch
Sun 26 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 30 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall

May
Sun 3 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 6 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sat 9 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 10 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Mon 11 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 17 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share
Sun 17 LBM at 12.0
Sun 24 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 28 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall
Sun 31 Meeting for Worship 10.30


June
Wed 3 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sun 7 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sat 13 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 14 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sun 14 Area Meeting at Gt Bardfield at 12.45
Mon 15 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 21 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch
Thu 25 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall
Sun 28 Meeting for Worship 10.30

July
Sun 5 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 8 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sat 11 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 12 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Mon 13 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 19 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch
Sun 19 LBM at 12.00
Sun 26 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 30 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall

August
Sat 1-7 Yearly Meeting Gathering at Bath University
Sun 2 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 5 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sat 8 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 9 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sun 16 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch.
Sun 23 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 27 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall
Sun 30 Meeting for Worship 10.30

September

Wed 2 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sun 6 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sat 12 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 13 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sun 13 Area Meeting at 12.45 SW MH
Mon 14 Distant Healing 10.00
Sat 19 12.30 -16.00 Area Meeting Open House Bardfield B & Share
Sun 20 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch
Thu 24 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall
Sun 27 Meeting for Worship 10.30

October
Sun 4 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 7 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sat 10 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 11 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Mon 12 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 18 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch.
Sun 25 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 29 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall

November
Sun 1 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Wed 4 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sun 8 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Mon 9 Distant Healing 10.00
Sat 14 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 15 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM & Bring and Share lunch.
Sun 22 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 26 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall
Sun 29 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & LBM at 12.00


December
Wed 2 Experiment w Light 10.30 Long Room
Sun 6 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sat 12 Experiment w Light 10.30 Stansted MH
Sun 13 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & CYPM
Sun 13 Area Meeting 12.45 Stansted MH
Mon 14 Distant Healing 10.00
Sun 20 Meeting for Worship 10.30 & & CYPM Bring and Share lunch.
Fri 25 Meeting for Worship 10.30 for 30 mins
Sun 27 Meeting for Worship 10.30
Thu 31 Meeting of Friends in Christ 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall




Local and Area Meeting are managed by our clerks and the other activities are organised by:


Bible Study - David Oelman, davidoelman@hotmail.co.uk
Friends in Christ - David Oelman,
davidoelman@hotmail.co.uk
Distant Healing - Clare Yerbury,
cy204@cam.ac.uk
Experiment with Light - Nina Zealey,
sunfirewater@icloud.com
Book Club - Nasreen Saxton,
nasreensaxton@hotmail.com


Saffron Walden Local Business Meetings (LBM)
Sunday 26th January
Sunday 29
th March
Sunday 17
th May
Sunday 19
th July
Sunday 27
th September
Sunday 29
th November
All meetings to take place at 12 noon, after Meeting for Worship

Area Meetings
Sunday 8th March at Dunmow MH
Sunday 14
th June Bardfield MH
Sunday 13
th September Saffron Walden MH
Sunday 13
th December Stansted MH

A light lunch may well (please check) be provided after Meeting for Worship, with Area Meeting starting at 12:45.  In December

Bring and Share lunches take place on the 3rd Sunday of the month

CYPM meetings - 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month

Distant Healing - 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month
 
Book Club and Bible study group - Please contact the organisers.

Experiment with Light - 1st Wednesday 10.30 in the Long Room and 2nd Saturday 10.30 at Stansted MH

Meeting of Friends in Christ - Held at 3pm in the Catholic Church Hall on the last Thursday of each month. This is a mostly Quaker offshoot organised by David Oelman, Penelope Cummins and one or two others plus one or two people from other churches.