Peterborough Quakers
Peterborough Quakers

Garden events in 2017

An Invitation to events at Peterborough Quaker Meeting House

21 Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6AB (beside Crescent Bridge)

 

Open Garden Day

our 'GREAT GET TOGETHER' event

in memory of Jo Cox MP

Sunday 18th June 2-5pm

Spend time in our peaceful garden, meet other people from the local community and enjoy afternoon tea together.

LET US CELEBRATE ALL THAT UNITES US AS CITIZENS OF PETERBOROUGH

 

Afternoon Team & Live Music

(some Light and some Classical)

Sunday 29th October 3-5pm

Bring your friends and /or make new ones as you enjoy afternoon tea and music in a cafe setting

(donations invited for our chosen charity at this event)

 

Silent Retreats

Saturdays

18th March, 22nd July & 11th November

10.00 am - 4.30 pm

We start with coffee followed by an introduction to the various aids to contemplation available - books, writing, art materials & the labyrinth etc, followed by a short guided meditation, after which the time of silence will begin. 

At lunch time there is the option to maintain the silence or join with others who wish to talk quietly in a separate room.

Please bring your own packed lunch - drinks with be available.

Complete silence will resume after lunch.  We end by gathering for a period of shared reflection followed by a final cup of tea. 

 

Quiet Mornings

2nd Friday of every month

10am - 1.30pm

 

Following coffee, we start with a guided meditation leading into a period of silent private contemplation, with opportunitites to read, write, draw & walk in the garden.  We end by gathering for a period of shared reflection and a light lunch.

 

NO CHARGE is made for any of these events though donations for the upkeep of the garden are welcome

 

Peterborough Quaker Meeting is a member of the Quiet Garden Movement and the Small Pilgrim Places Network

charity no.1134537

 

Enquiries tel. 01733 756446

 

WHERE WE MEET  


Peterborough Quaker Meeting House

21 Thorpe Road
Peterborough

PE3 6AB

See under 'Contact us' tab 

for further details.

MEETING FOR WORSHIP:

 

Sunday 10.30–11.30 am

 

Wednesday 7–7.45 pm

 

Children’s meeting is held

on the second Sunday of

every month

 

 

OTHER EVENTS:

 

For details of study groups, meditation, social events and other activities see 'Calendar' tab

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