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Quakers on Songs of Praise

In the latest episode of BBC Songs of Praise, presenter Sean Fletcher headed to Pendle Hill in east Lancashire

Loving Earth Project - Welcome

Climate change includes both global warming driven by human-induced emissions of greenhouse gases

Bridget Holton - New Local Development Worker

As you may already of heard, I am Bridget Holtom and I am the new Local Development Worker for Yorkshire.

Meeting for Worship for Dance (Sept)

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we offer a chance to experince what is happening for us at the moment.

Meeting for Worship for Dance (Oct)

Spend an hour to explore how using movement can bring a different but meaningfull space to your spritualality.

Meeting for Worship for Dance (Nov)

Spend an hour to explore how using movement can bring a different but meaningfull space to your spritualality.

Meeting for Worship for Dance (Dec)

Spend an hour to explore how using movement can bring a different but meaningfull space to your spritualality.

Crafting peace

The UK government is currently pressing ahead with its plans to increase its number of nuclear warheads by 44%.

YMG in pictures

How is your community engaging with Yearly Meeting Gathering? We’re keen to see pictures of your YMG activity.

Bohemian Rhapsody

Māori rendition of Bohemian Rhapsody

Join a pilgrimage to COP26!

As part of the build-up to the UN climate talks (COP26) in Glasgow in November,

Poetry resource for young people and teachers

Watch a video of the hard-hitting spoken work by Potent Whisper,

Help name our new office in Leeds

"The aim is to provide a base for action and work with Quaker communities across the north of England

Your picture please

Have a camera or a smartphone? We're building an image bank of real Quakers doing Quaker things.

Meeting for Worship for Dance (July)

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to discover what is going on for us at the moment.

Meeting For Worship For Dance (June)

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to discover what is going on for us at the moment.

In Fox's Footsteps

A recording of walking in Fox's footsteps across Pendle Hill with Tracy Chevalier.

Enough Is Enough

Enough is Enough by Karine Polwart, Oi Musica & The Soundhouse Choir

Telling the story of us all

Roots is a moving new animated short film written and produced by Catherine Henderson,

Meeting For Worship for Dance - May

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to embody our responses

Is Dance Worship

Is Dance worship? Come and explore this fascinating question in movement, words, art and worship.

Loving Earth Project

Celebrates people places creatures and other things that we love but which are threatened by growing environmental breakdown.

Gretchen Castle's talk given to interfaith leaders.

On Quaer engagement in sustainabilityy - Faith and Science: Toward COP26

Mary Ward: Beyond the painted life

The painted life of Mary Ward shows a woman of great personal holiness seeking God.

Thoughts in meeting

How do we live our life?

When you looked at me

When you looked at me by
St. John of the Cross

Not in vain by Emily Dickinson

A short poem by Emily Dickinson that came up in the after meeting - the meeting after worship.

If I can help somebody - song

If I can help someone sung by Mahalia Jackson
Song written by: A. Bazel Androzzo
(Suggested in meeting)

Journey COP26

Join us, our journey of awareness, understanding and action in the year of COP26.

Celebrating where we love: Journey to COP26.

The Loving Earth Project invites you to this session which will help you prepare to make a textile panel

Spring into action

Many thanks to those of you who sent in images last month. We still need your photographs of Friends doing their thing

Taking pictures

A short guide about taking pictures that mean something, inspire. How to record what happens.

Meeting For Worship For Dance (Apr)

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to embody our responses to what is going on for us.

Dovetailing art installation.

Dovetailing is an art installation due to take place at Farfield Quaker Meeting House (by appointment only) in June 2021.

A Quaker planned meeting!

"Friend Speaks My Mind"
From Jon Watts' album "The Art of Fully Being".

Meeting for Worship for Dance – March

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to embody our responses to what is going on for us.

But the silence of the mind

But the silence in the mind
is when we live best, within
listening distance of the silence

Little Robin

There is a robin who keeps hopping up to me with renewed interest and optimism every time I visit, to be fed.

Journey to COP 26: exploring sacred spaces

As part of the Quaker-led Journey to COP26,

There must be love, love, love, nothing more, nothing less

“Our life is love, and peace, and tenderness; and bearing one with another, and forgiving one another,

Adam and Eve

The tree of knowledge!

A Garden - Written after the Civil Wars

In its opening it appears to despise the human glorification of war, instead find repose in a garden and the glory of nature.

This Living Hand

I am reminded of Keat's last poem:

Wait for NOW - The Cinematic Orchestra

It occurred to me that these words seemed to fit well for me coming to meeting to join in the silence . . .

Roger Robinson - A Portable Paradise

The Darkening Red of Your Blood

Tom Foolery: 'The Great Realisation'

“Tell me the one about the virus again, then I’ll go to bed”.

The Doctors Tale

THE DOCTOR’S TALE is a version by actor/playwright Michael Mears of NAGASAKI 1945,

The Mistake

a new play about the day the world changed forever

THE PRIEST’S TALE

THE PRIEST'S TALE is an adaptation by actor/playwright Michael Mears of one of the survivor’s accounts from

This EVIL THING - A lockdown movie

Just over 100 years ago, British conscientious objectors were locked down

Go Inside to Greet the Light

James Turrell has designed Skyspaces around the world, simple chambers which use seating and an aperture in the ceiling

Meeting Voices

Ten Quakers meet, worship, eat, talk together and explore their differences.

Co-Co Throw

The clip shows you haw to play CoCo Throw a fun activity for all ages and abilities, and any language.

Spirituality and Creative Practice: Wax Wonders

This series of sessions will enable people to learn from practising artists about different creative

Meeting for Worship for Dance – February

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to embody our responses to what is going on for us.

Meeting for Worship for Dance – January

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to embody our responses to what is going on for us.

Choir in the Scottish Borders.

A choir in the Scottish Borders which has members of Kelso Meeting in it!

Scottish Choir

A choir in the Scottish Borders which has members of Kelso Meeting in it.

News letter: Friends House Moscow

Here is an illustration from one of the books that we are buying for migrant children.

Joining together to build back better

Since the launch of the wider campaign in June, Quakers in Britain have been working to 'build back better'

Quaker faith in action - Newsletter

Dear Friend,
Last month, many of you created beautiful white-poppy-themed posters and crafts to put in your windows.

A Friendly Advent

Explore advent with four Friends from different yearly meetings, Woodbrooke tutors and FWCC staff.

Quake!

Quaker Activist Gathering 2020
Join the EAPPI Olive Harvest Initiative launch
and other articals inside.

Deborah Rehmat's Quaker Week Collage

A collage of pictures from Deborah thinking about Quaker week.

Meeting for Worship for Dance with Woodbrooke

In the spirit of adventure and exploration we are offering a chance to embody our responses to what is going on for us.

Spiritual Sharing - 21.39

As a teenager I first really knew about the spirit within me when I danced.

Airton - A Year in Poems

The unique atmosphere and environment of Airton Meeting House and Malhamdale have drawn Friends and visitors for generations.

An evening with Martin Francis

Cancelled due to Coronavirus
Settle Area Refugee Support Fundraiser

Young peoples books of the month

FANTASTICALLY GREAT WOMEN WHO SAVED THE PLANET and other greate books.

Books of the Month for Children & Young Adults from the Quaker Centre Bookshop.

March flyer from Quaker Centre Book Shop

A Quaker take on... Sex

What do Quakers think about sex, sexuality and spirituality? How can we all talk with young people about relationships,

Children and Youing Peoples books

Nothing ever happens here and other book suggestions for February.

Books of the month - February

Rewilding a Life and other book suggestions for February.

Young Peoples Book of the Month

With special seasonal attractions, some of the suggestions are:

A Seasonal Book of the month

Some of the books they mention are:

Book of the month - November

November 2019 editions of Books of the Month and Children & Young Adults Books of the Month from the Quaker Centre Bookshop.

Young Peoples Books

November 2019 editions of Books for Children & Young Adults Books of the Month from the Quaker Centre Bookshop.

Book of the Month - October

From the Quaker Centre Book Shop.

Young Peoples Book List - October

From the Quaker Centre Book Shop

Choral and Chamber 2017 open for bookings

Leaveners invite experienced singers and instrumentalists to their annual event, Choral and Chamber.

Amnesty Concerts at Rawdon - 2015

The Cortona Quartet
Martin Pickard, Head of Music at Opera Nirth,

Amnesty Concerts at Rawdon - 2015

The Meltemi Ensemble
Joanna Lewis (flute), David Baker (bassoon) and John Truss (piano),

Amnesty Concerts at Rawdon - 2015

King Lear
Theatre of the Dales brings King Lear and his daughters to a northern setting where greed and betrayal,

Christmas Eve Carols

Bradford Women Singers

Time For Poetry

Rawdon Amnesty Concert Series ~ 2013

Rawdon Amnesty Concert Series ~ 2013

Rawdon Amnesty Concert Series ~ 2013

Rawdon Amnesty Concert Series ~ 2013

Rawdon Amnesty Concert Series ~ 2013

Rawdon Amnesty Concert Series ~ 2013

Contemporary Art Exhibition

Contemporary Art Show - Settle Quaker Meeting House

Open Garden

“come and visit our garden” day from mid-day to mid-afternoon.

'Climb up to the Moor' - Touring exhibition.

Please will you let your Local Meetings know that our 'Climb up to the Moor' Touring exhibition is now at The Folly, Settle

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee - Film

Living in the Light

Silent Motion

DramaQuest

If you are aged 7 to 11 and want to tell stories and make new friends then this is the project for you!

Stained Glass Workshop

Wool Works

Quaker Outreach YSP

Visit to YSP

Fox and Naylor: A Choral Weekend

Drama Workshop

The Leaveners will be at Airton Meeting House on Saturday 19th May - to take drama workshops with children and young people.


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