Quaker Resources

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 “Quakerphernalia”.

Go to our Youth Programming page for links to Bucks Quarter and Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Young Friends.

Several Friends organizations are based in the Newtown Area:

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 near Newtown.

Camp Onas is a Quaker summer camp for boys and girls in Ottsville, Bucks County, PA

Other websites of interest to Quakers and those who would like to learn more about the Religious Society of Friends.

American Friends Service Committee

www.quakerinfo.org (Quaker Information Center)

Friends Committee on National Legislation

Friends Council on Education

Friends Education Fund – Tuition assistance to attend Friends Schools.

Friends General Conference

Friends Journal

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

Quaker Parenting Project

QuakerSpeak, a series of short videos covering a wide range of topics on Quakerism-see video embedded below.

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