Mountrath Quaker Burial Ground has been part of a riverside park since the 1970s. A wall plaque commemorating the community of Friends will be unveiled at 6.30 pm on Friday 18th September 2015.
The burial ground entrance is on the roadside at the T junction where the R445 meets the R423 which leads to the centre of the town.
Starting from Sunday 14th June 2015, for the Summer, Edenderry Meeting will open twice a month, on the 2nd Sunday and last Sunday of each month. Meeting for Worship starts at 11.30am.
Everybody is welcome.
Moyallon Preparative Meeting will meet twice a month from June 2015.
The first Sunday and third Sunday at 11.30 am followed by Tea/Coffee and biscuits.
Visitors are very welcome.
To become ‘the People of the Cross’:
Climate Change, Violence and some Meanings of Creation in Our Times
Ireland Yearly Meeting (Quakers) Annual Lecture 2015
Based on the extemporary delivery by Alastair McIntosh
at Dromantine, County Down, 10 April 2015
Please click on the following link: 2015-Ireland-YM-Lecture
Quakerism was established in Ireland in the 17th century by William Edmundson and an international gathering of his descendants will be held in Mountmellick in July.
For full details see http://www.edmundsonhomecoming.com/ . Events, which are open to all, include Meeting for Worship in the former Meeting House on Sunday 26th July at 11.30, followed by a picnic and visit to Rosenallis Burial Ground.
Dublin Monthly Meeting’s Peace Committee, in conjunction with the Institute for International Conflict Resolution and Reconstruction at Dublin City University, are holding a Conference on World War I and the Twenty First Century
“Have We Learned Anything About Peace Building?”
An open conference for Friends, students, academics and interested non specialists.
The nine speakers include; Glynn Douglas (Monkstown Meeting,Dublin) and Edouard Dommen (Swiss Friend).
Friday 15th May 2015
The Helix, Dublin City University, Collins Avenue, Dublin
Registration from 9 am. Conference starts 9.30am to 4.30 pm
Admission is FREE, sandwiches, tea/coffee provided.
PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE USING THE FOLLOWING LINK: World War I conference