Newtown Friends Meeting has extensive historical and current connections with many other Quaker organizations. We are part of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, and one of fourteen Meetings in Bucks Quarterly Meeting. Click here for Bucks Quarter’s latest newsletter, “Quakerphernalia”.
Go to our Youth Programming page for links to Bucks Quarter and Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Young Friends.
Local Friends organizations:
Newtown Friends School is a Quaker elementary school (grade K-8) founded by and continues under the care of Newtown Friends Meeting.
George School, a Quaker day and boarding school for grades 9 – 12.
Newtown is home to Friends Home and Village, a retirement residence under the care of Bucks Quarter.
Chandler Hall is a Quaker Health Services organization dedicated to providing a full continuum of care for the older adult.
Pennswood Village is a Quaker-run continuing care retirement community located in Newtown.
Camp Onas is a Quaker summer camp for boys and girls in Ottsville, Bucks County, PA
Other Quaker Resources:
www.quakerinfo.org (Quaker Information Center)
Friends Education Fund – Tuition assistance to attend Friends Schools.
www.quakerbooks.org (Friends General Conference Bookstore)
www.quakerfinder.org (to locate Friends Meetings)
www.quaker.org Many links to other Quaker websites
Pendle Hill, a Quaker Center for Study and Contemplation
QuakerSpeak, a series of short videos covering a wide range of topics on Quakerism-see video embedded below.