On this page you can find:
Note change: Distant healing group will meet at 10.30am from now on. Next meeting is as per schedule, 9th July.

1 What's going on in this month.
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Click here for all of our regular events for 2018.
3 Scroll down for more information on regular events.
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Young Friends events
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Our Newsletter page gives more information on local activities.


What's on: August and September:

Dates for August
Saturday 4th 2pm. Memorial Meeting in thanksgiving for the life of our dear Friend Margaret Slee.
The meeting will providing tea afterwards. Offers of help will be gratefully received. Chris Bainbridge is co ordinating the refreshments. Please contact her if you can bring cakes, scones, sandwiches etc. cpbainbridge@btinternet.com 01799 525590
Sunday 5th 10.30am Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting
Margaret Slee’s family invites you to Margaret’s home – French’s Farm, Campions End Hempstead CB10 2NZ on Sunday afternoon.
Please contact Bijon for instruction on how to find it. 01799 522411 bijon1@gmail.com
Tuesday 7th 6.30 – 7.30 pm Interfaith group at 2 Castle Street. Our lady of Compassion RC church parish hall
Sunday 12
th 10.30 am Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting
Monday 13th 10.30 am. Distant Healing Group In the Long Room
Tuesday 14th to Thursday 16th 12 to 5pm Chelmsford Meeting house, Rainsford Rd. CM1 2QL
’With a Tender Hand’, An exhibition of Quaker humanitarian initiatives in peace and war.’
Sunday 19th 10.30 am. Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting
Sunday 26th 10.30 am Meeting for Worship. No arranged Children’s Meeting this week.

Dates for September
Sunday 2nd 10.30am Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting followed at 12 noon by Local Meeting for Business.
Wednesday 5
th Experiment with Light group, 10.30 am in the Long Room
Sunday 9th 10.30am Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting followed at
12.45 pm by Area meeting at Saffron Walden. The Meeting will follow a light lunch provided by Saffron Walden Friends.
Monday 10
th 10.30 am Distant Healing group. 10.30 in the Long Room
Sunday 16th 10.30 Meeting for Worship and Children’s Meeting also Heritage Open Day.
Saturday 22nd 2.30 pm. Memorial Meeting to give thank for the life of our dear Friend Judith Effer. Tea will follow. You will be asked for contributions of food or help nearer the time!
Sunday 23rd 10.30 Meeting for Worship, no arranged children’s meeting.
Friday 28th Book Group in the Waitrose cafe. 2.00 pm. The book is ‘ My Brilliant Friend’ by Elena Ferranti
It’s Quaker Week Saturday 29
th to Sunday 7th October!
Saturday 29th 10.00 to 12.00 noon. Cake and Information Stall outside Boots as part of Quaker Week. Cakes and help will be needed.
ALSO
Regional Gathering at Bury St Edmunds Meeting House. The speaker will be Ben Pink Dandelion.
Sunday 30th 10.30 Meeting for Worship, no arranged children’s meeting.
Advance notice of two talks in October in association with Quaker week
Friday 5th Talk by the Recording Clerk Paul Parker and member of this Meeting of course. ‘Still Time for God?’
Friday 12th 7pm. Talk by Andy Davy, Ecumenical Accompanier.


Children and young people
 
5 Aug
Summer hols crafts, games, books
 
12 Aug
Summer hols crafts, games, books
 
19 Aug
Cooking and Shared Lunch
 
26 Aug - 
no formal CYPM (4th Sunday )
A new or visitor family can be welcomed by a designated member of Meeting and introduced to the Long Room Resources and CYPM contact information
 
2 Sept
Hols and New Term chat & side passage weeding if fine 




Regular Events for Saffron Walden Meeting 2018



Saffron Walden Local Meeting for Business 
Sunday 28th January
Sunday 4
th March
Sunday 3
rd June
Sunday 2
nd September
Sunday 28
th October
Sunday 2
nd December
All meetings to take place at 12 noon, after Meeting for Worship

Thaxted Area Meetings
Sunday 14th January, postponed AM from Dec, 12.45 Saffron Walden MH
Sunday 11th March at Dunmow MH
Sunday 10th June Bardfield MH
Sunday 9th September Saffron Walden MH
Sunday 9th 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

Essex and Suffolk Regional Gatherings 2018
Clerk: Susan Garratt, Tel:01277623271 sue@fairfield10.plus.com
Saturday Feb 24th Theme and venue tbc.
Saturday June 30th Family day at Saffron Walden MH
Saturday September 29th Venue and theme tbc

BYM
Friends House, Friday May 4th to Monday May 7th see National Quaker Website


Bring and Share lunches take place on the 3rd Sunday of the month
 
Experiment with Light - 4th Wednesday 10.30 in the Long Room
 
Friends’ Fellowship of Healing Distance Healing Group - 2nd Monday of the month at 10.30am. Contact Clare 01799 540860

Quaker Faith and Practice study group usually 12noon after MfW on 4th Sunday. Study Group based on ‘God, Words and Us’ to begin in March – details later

There will be an All Age Worship event centred around the garden in the Spring. Date tbc