This page is provides information about forthcoming events and activities at Hastings Local Quaker Meeting and is primarily for the use and information of local Friends and Attenders.
Saturday 14th October : 10.00 am at The Luxford Centre, Uckfield
Area Meeting for Quakers from local Meetings around East Sussex. The day is being devoted mainly to further discussion and consideration of the paper from Rye Local Meeting about withholding tax as a protest against the use of public money to finance war. There will also be a motion concerning divestment from companies that profit from illegal occupation of Palestinian lands. You are welcome to bring your own lunch to eat there, or else make your own arrangements to get something in the town. The Meeting is expected to finish around 3 pm.
Sunday 15th October : 12 noon Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings
Following Meeting for Worship the “sharing group” will consider the question of “forgiveness” introduced by Tony.
Sunday 22nd October : 12.30 pm Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings
Following Meeting for Worship we have our “shared lunch” in the Meeting House. Please join us, and bring whatever contribution you wish to add to the variety of food.
Sunday 29th October : 12 noon Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings
After Meeting for Worship we have set aside time especially for Attenders and newcomers to the Meeting to ask any questions or to raise any issues about Quakerism generally or about the way the Meeting works and functions. Everyone has something to contribute, whether it be asking questions (which other people may well have been privately wondering about as well) or to share the benefit of your experience and insights.
Sunday 5th November : 12 noon Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings
Following Meeting for Worship we have our “Meeting for Church Affairs” to discuss and arrange practical and administrative issues concerning the Local Meeting.
Sunday 12th November : 2.30 pm at Bexhill Quaker Meeting House, Albert Road, Bexhill
A “working group” session for the Area Meeting to deal with business and administration matters affecting the Sussex East Area. This meeting will be largely devoted to arranging the calendar for Area Meetings in 2018. Expected to finish around 4.30 pm.
* Note that for reasons of privacy and data protection, full details of people’s names and private addresses will not be given here. Local Friends will generally be aware of these already. If any Friends wishing to attend any of these events require fuller details please enquire by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org