Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship

Quaker Meeting for Worship will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday morning, December 24, at the historic Friends Meetinghouse, 219 Court Street. That evening, the traditional Christmas Eve candlelight service will be held at 7 p.m. at the Meetinghouse​,​ ​​followed at 7:30 by​ ​​Newtown ​Quaker​ ​Meeting ​Homecoming with presentations …

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Teaching Religion(s) and Spirituality at a Friends School and Elsewhere — Sun, Dec 10

Tom Hoopes, teacher of world religions, peace studies, and holistic health at George School, will present on the theme of “Teaching Religion(s) and Spirituality at a Friends School and Elsewhere” at 9:45 a.m. on First Day (Sunday), December 10. Traditional Quaker meeting for worship based on expectant silence will follow …

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Former Swarthmore College Professor to Speak on “Viking Economics” in Adult Class

George Lakey, sociologist, Quaker, and former Swarthmore professor, will share from his newest book, “Viking Economics: How the Scandinavians got it right and how we can, too,” (2016, Melville House, NY & London) Sunday, December 3, at 9:45 a.m. at historic Newtown Friends Meetinghouse, 219 Court Street.. Worship in the …

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Interfaith Coalition of Bucks County Presentation (Quarterly Meeting) Nov 19

 “How an Interfaith Group is Helping Two Young Syrian Families Resettle in Bucks County” A panel of volunteers will speak about their ongoing successful resettlement efforts on behalf of two young Syrian refugee families in Bucks County, Sunday, November 19 at 9:45 a.m. at the Newtown Quaker Meetinghouse 219 Court Street. In attendance will be representatives …

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