Category Archives: News and Events

Eco-trip for Quakers

Eco Quakers Ireland have arranged a Sunday visit to Sonairte – the National Ecology Centre – at Laytown, Co. Meath on Sunday 25th September, setting out at 0945 from Churchtown Meeting House.  Detailed information will be available shortly.

Senior Moyallon Camp 2011

Moyallon Camp is organised by Young Friends for anyone who wants to get
inspired and excited about God, grow in their faith, make new friends and have a week of fun! 

We will be exploring the theme “Who do you think you are? Were Quaker’s really that quiet?” and are excited to have Scott Spurlock as our speaker for the week.

 When? 8th-15th July

Where? Moyallon Centre

Who? For anyone aged 14+.

 Follow the links to find out more.

 http://tinyurl.com/Leaflet2011           http://tinyurl.com/ConsentForm2011

 Moyallon Camp Missionary Meeting 2011

 There will be a Missionary Meeting at 3pm on Sunday 10th July at the Moyallon Centre. You are invited to join Moyallon Campers as we think about what it means to be a missionary.
There will be light refreshments after the Missionary Meeting. 

Munster Quarterly Quaker Meeting 19th June

  • At Quarterly Meeting at Limerick Meeting House, the topic for discussion will be Working with traumatised children in Gaza.
  • AGENDA
    11:00   Meeting for Worship
    12:00   Coffee
    12:15   Working with traumatised children in Gaza. 
    Presentation by Richard Kimball & Joe Fenwick

13:15   Lunch
14:15   Business Session

Business may include:
MQM Education Committee
Patron Minute of Record
IYM Coordinators Group
MQM Nominations Committee

 Lord, lead me where You would have me go.  Grant me strength to follow.
And grace to follow gladly. 
Lord, show me the work You would have me do.
Grant me the will to undertake it and the skill to accomplish it.
A prayer by Jo Philips

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Leinster Quarterly Meeting 25 June 2011

At Quarterly Meeting at Enniscorthy Meeting House the afternoon session will be Recollections of memorable Irish Quaker women

 Venue:    Enniscorthy  Meeting  House

 DATE:  Saturday 25th June 2011

 11.30  Meeting for Worship

 12.15       Leinster Quarterly Meeting  Business

 1.30           Picnic Lunch

 2.30           A panel of speakers to include:

I Rosalind I Matthews, Monkstown PM
Richard S Harrison, Cork PM
Robin B Goodbody, Monkstown PM
will introduce the topic

Recollections of Memorable Irish Quaker Women

 4.30          Tea (by kind invitation of Wexford Friends)

 Those not in membership and wishing to attend the business session please notify the Clerk on the day.

Childrens Agenda

At 2.15pm punctually Children will be brought by minibus to the Irish National Heritage Park at Ferrycarrig (www.inhp.com) where they will enjoy themselves ‘where Ireland’s heritage comes alive with sights and sounds from 9000 years of Irish History’.

There will be a charge of €10 per child. Parents must inform the clerk Valerie O’Brien (086) 2254358 or (valerieannobrien@yahoo.ie) by Monday 20th  June of children who will be coming.

Parents will be required to sign a Parental Consent Form before their children can be included in the outing.  

South Belfast Quaker Meeting – New Blog

Friends in South Belfast have launched  a new website featuring a blog with all the latest news and events – as well as an events calender, information about Quaker beliefs, contact information and directions to the meeting house.

The new  South Belfast Quakers website (external link) is worth a look,  if you are an existing member or new to Quakers.