Lecture and Q&A: Quaker History and Customs in New York

Bowne House 37-01 Bowne Street Queens, NY 11354

Speaker Rich Accetta-Evans will explore early Quaker history and customs, as practiced by the Bownes, Parsons, and other families in Flushing. The talk will be followed by a Q&A session. The Bowne House was built ca. 1661 by John Bowne, who settled in Flushing, Queens when New York was under Dutch rule. Over the course […]

Entwined Voices

15th Street Meeting 15th Rutherford Place, New York, NY, United States

Greetings Friends, ​ ​You are invited to attend a special evening of art, sharing, and making next Wednesday, June 15th, 7 PM-9 PM. The event is called Entwined Voices. We will gather in the Worship Hall of 15th Street Meeting for introductions to the evening's open house then walk down to the new Penington Project Space in […]

Cemetery Open

Friends Cemetery Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Come enjoy the serenity and beauty of our Quaker Cemetery in Prospect Park from 11am-3pm on June 18th. It's a great time to ramble about the cemetery at your own pace or just sit and relax on one of the many benches dotting the landscape and take in the flora and fauna. Arrive and leave […]

NYC Pride MARCH

Friends will once again be part of the NYC Pride MARCH ! ??? Please join us Sunday June 26th. Our check in time is 11:30AM at 29th Street between 6th Ave and 5th Ave. (Which needs to be approached from the west not the east.) The MARCH will be down 5th Avenue. Bring signs, banners, flowers, and other messages […]

NYYM Summer Sessions 2022

July 24-30, 2022 In Person at Silver Bay YMCA, Silver Bay on Lake George, NY and Online via Zoom Videoconference Registration for Summer Sessions is open for online participation! To register, click here.   NYYM Summer Sessions 2022 will take place both online and in person at Silver Bay on Lake George, NY. We gather together every […]

An Urgent Call to the Religious Society of Friends

Greetings in the Spirit of Love.     We write to share with you the attached “Urgent Call to the Religious Society of Friends” concerning the current extensive threats to our U.S. democracy. We are led to speak out against the lies, extremist movements, and anti-democratic actions that are the opposite of our Quaker understandings […]

Downtown Manhattan Quaker Meeting

Downtown Meeting Northwest corner of Battery Park, New York, NY, United States

Come and join us as we meet ot worship outdoors every Thursday evening from the beginning of May to the end of September, from 6:00 to 7:00 PM near the Labyrinth of Contemplation in the northwest corner of Battery Park. You can look for the colorful flower flags over the benches. We will be wearing masks […]

An Urgent Call to the Religious Society of Friends

Register for a National Zoom Call *Registrants will receive a Zoom invitation several days before the call. - National Zoom Call. Host: Earlham School of Religion. Sunday, July 31, 2022, 3-5PM EDT - National Zoom Call. Host: Pendle Hill Quaker Retreat & Study Center. Thursday, August 18, 7-9PM EDT For Registration please click on the […]

Downtown Manhattan Quaker Meeting

Downtown Meeting Northwest corner of Battery Park, New York, NY, United States

Come and join us as we meet ot worship outdoors every Thursday evening from the beginning of May to the end of September, from 6:00 to 7:00 PM near the Labyrinth of Contemplation in the northwest corner of Battery Park. You can look for the colorful flower flags over the benches. We will be wearing masks […]