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Yearly Meeting – book before 28th June!

 

18 – 22 July 2018

Millennium Theatre

Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT).

Moylish

Limerick V94 EC5T

Start: Wednesday 18th July 2018 at 15.00

Finish: Sunday 22nd July 2018 at 14.00

Yearly Meeting is the annual gathering of Irish Friends. 

The theme this year is:

Discerning and Living our Testimonies Together

Historical Talk on Wednesday evening at 19.30

Subject: History of Friends (Quakers) in Limerick

Speaker: Hiram Wood

 

Public lecture on Friday evening at 20.00

Subject: Living our Faith Daily: the practice of testimony

Speaker: Ben Pink Dandelion

This year our sale will support the work of Quaker Service, more details are available here.

If you wish to attend even for part of the Yearly Meeting you are requested to register. The closing date for booking accommodation and registration is June 28th.

Please visit the following pages for more details:

Venue & Parking

Accommodation 

Meals

Outings

Youth Yearly Meeting

Programme

Registration

Volunteer

 

‘Quakers and the Enlightenment’ ~ 6 July

The title of this year’s annual lecture organised by Yearly Meeting Historical Committee is ‘Quakers and The Enlightenment’ and will be delivered by Julianna Minihan in Quaker House, Stocking Lane, Dublin 16, on Friday 6th July.

There will be an exhibition in the Quaker House Library from 7pm and the lecture will begin at 7.30pm.

Refreshments will be served afterwards.

Temple Hill summer tours

Temple Hill Burial Ground, Blackrock, Co Dublin, will once again be open to the public for summer tours.

Commencing Tuesday 26th June, these will take place every Tuesday until the end of August.

Tours start from the main gate at 2.30pm and 4pm.

All welcome!

Administrator/cleaner needed for Moyallon Centre!

Moyallon Centre, a project of the Religious Society of Friends in Ulster,

seeks to appoint an

Administrator/Cleaner

on a part time basis for 10 hours per week (flexible).  They will be based at the Moyallon Centre near Gilford and duties will include dealing with the administrative needs of the centre and also cleaning the Centre.  The Centre is used mainly at weekends and occasionally for day bookings, and this staff member is supported by committee members.

Salary: £20,000 pro rata

Application form and further details from: info@moyallon.org

Closing date for applications: 29/06/18 at midday.

Senior Moyallon Camp 2018

Senior Moyallon Camp for any F(f)friends aged 14+ will be held from 6th to 13th July 2018 at the Moyallon Centre. For more information and application forms visit http://www.moyalloncamp.co.uk

Senior Moyallon Camp invite Friends to join them at the Moyallon Centre on Sunday 8th July for a Missionary Meeting at 3pm. The Meeting will be led by campers and. It will be an opportunity to support the camp missionary project which is Cosmovision. An organisation that works with refugees and migrants in Athens. Light refreshments will be served after the Meeting.