Peterborough Quakers
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Peterborough Quaker Calendar


August 2018


For further information or transport needs contact

Daphne Lynas (01733 756446)


Few events involve financial cost.  If even a modest outlay is difficult contact an elder, overseer or the clerk.  We should hope to cover the expense from the Meeting’s funds.

Meeting for worship takes place every Sunday from 10:30am to 11:30am and every Wednesday from 7—7:45


 Events are at the Meeting House unless otherwise stated.



Thurs 2nd 

7-9 pm

Progressive Christianity***




Sun 5th  

12 noon

Business Meeting —any non-members are welcome if they tell our clerk that they wish to attend.




Thurs 9th 

7-9 pm

Progressive Christianity*** 




Fri 10th

10 am -1.30 pm

Quiet Morning*** — a time for contemplation.




Sat 11th 

10 am -

4 pm

Peterborough Green Festival*** — volunteers are needed for help with our stall on Ferry Meadows. Details below. 




Sun 12th 

10.30 am

Children and Young People’s Meeting, followed by Soup and Bread Lunch




Fri 17th - 21st 


Rookhow visit (Lake District)*** Participants of any age still very welcome.




Looking ahead:




Sun 9th 

after MfW

Shared lunch and fellowship during a visit from some of the Ahmadiyya Muslims who used the Meeting House for Ramadan evening prayers.

Sat 15th 

likely to be all day

Special Area Meeting in Peterborough looking at the future of Quakerism in Cambridgeshire

Sat 22nd 

all day

Day Retreat using labyrinths   Postponed until Spring 2019.

Sun 30th 

all day

Area Meeting in Peterborough, including provision for children

The Appeal is for Spurgeon’s Children’s Charity

(Peterborough branch).

The Sustainability Theme for August is PLASTICS

*** Further information for these events is in ‘Notices’.

Click on the side bar tab to the right.


Peterborough Quaker Meeting House

21 Thorpe Road


See under 'Contact us' tab 

for further details.



Sunday 10.30–11.30 am


Wednesday 7–7.45 pm


Children’s meeting is held

on the second Sunday of

every month





For details of study groups, meditation, social events and other activities see 'Calendar' and 'Events in 2018'

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