IYM2020 is planned for April 16th – 19th, 2020 in Stranmillis University College, Belfast.
This information is posted so that those interested may note the dates for their diary – please do not make inquiries to either Stranmillis or the Quaker Office at this time, as details are not yet in place. Further information, booking forms etc will be available closer to the time.
Britain Yearly Meeting’s Quaker Committee for Christian and Interfaith Relations met for the first time in Ireland in June.
The committee was hosted by Friends from Limerick Meeting and two of the main topics considered were sustainability and peace, including the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel.
Read this report published in ‘The Friend’, which outlines how British Friends listened to Irish Friends describe 20 years of change.
Brummana High School – a Quaker school in Lebanon – needs more funds.
The school helps children in Lebanon get a high quality cross-community education. It caters for students from the Christian, Druze, Muslim faiths and those with none.
New office hours now in operation. Office is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. Closed for lunch from 1pm to 2pm.
As part of Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council Summer of Heritage Events, Temple Hill Burial Ground in Blackrock, Co Dublin will be open to the public for two tours each Tuesday until 27th August.
Tours start at 4.30pm and 6.30pm each Tuesday, meeting inside the main gates.
Click on the link below for more details.
Please note that from Sunday 7th July 2019 Rathfarnham Meeting, Dublin 14, will start at 9.30am.
This new time will be trialled for a period of one year.
We were delighted to be joined by more than 20 Friends from other countries for Ireland Yearly Meeting 2019, which took place in The High School, Dublin, from 25th – 28th April. The theme was ‘Education’.