Will Reid, Peace Corps Volunteer and Political Scientist, to Speak to Newtown Quakers about His Spiritual Journey

Will Reid, member of Newtown Friends Meeting, former Peace Corps volunteer, and Political Science Professor, will speak on Discovering I am a Quaker at the historic Quaker Meetinghouse, 219 Court Street, Newtown, Sunday, March 12 at 9:45 AM. Meeting for Worship in the manner of Friends will follow at 11 …

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Lasagna Dinner 2017

Come enjoy a Lasagna Dinner sponsored by the Children’s Religious Education Committee, Friday, April 7th from 5:30-7 p.m. to benefit Mercer Street Friends summer pre-school program. The children of the meeting will be serving delicious lasagna, bread and butter, salad, drinks, and desserts. In lieu of tickets, please donate as …

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Adult Class: “Adventures in Parenting, The High School Years: What to Expect”

Martha K. Holland, Newtown Friends Meeting member and educator will lead a discussion on Adventures in Parenting, The High School Years: What to Expect” for the Adult class of Newtown Friends Meeting, 219 court Street, on Sunday, February 12, at 9:45 a.m. (www.newtownfriendsmeeting.org). Traditional Quaker worship based on silence and …

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New Members Welcomed

People recently welcomed into membership of Newtown Friends Meeting​​​ are: Peter ​Vari, engineer, and wife Eva Jakabovics M.D. of Richboro; Jo Feldman of Newtown, Admissions Office George School, and son Alexander Feldman, student at George School; Lorraine Muth​ ​of Newtown​, ​Finance Manager, Lockheed Martin, and daughter Kimberly Muth, student at …

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Quaker Educator Joyce Ajlouny from Palestine to Speak on “Educating Toward Peace”

Joyce Ajlouny, Director of Ramallah Friends Schools in Palestine, will speak on Sunday, January 29 at 9:45 a.m. about “Educating Toward Peace” at the Quaker Meetinghouse, 219 Court Street. Newtown. The public is invited to attend. Joyce will be continuing the Quaker Meeting’s series on education. Last week, Newtown Quaker …

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Educator Drew Smith to Speak on “Quaker Schools Education Today” to Adult Class, Jan 22

Drew Smith, Executive Director of the Friends Council on Education, will speak at the historic Newtown Quaker Meetinghouse, 219 Court Street on Sunday, January 22 at 9:45 a.m. His talk, entitled, “Your Child Will Retire in 2081,” will speak about the future of education and the role that the foundational …

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