ACTIVITIES

 

 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 10th June :   10.00 am  at Herstmonceux Quaker Meeting House, West End, Herstmonceux

Area Meeting for Quakers from Local Meetings all over East Sussex. There will be a video shown of a conference on forced migration held at the Quaker College at Woodbrooke, and a guest speaker from QCEA with discussion afterwards, followed by a picnic lunch in the garden (bring your own food).

NB  This meeting will finish after lunch, and will not extend into the afternoon

AND  ON  THE  SAME  DAY

3 pm  at Alison and Roy’s house  *

The Hastings “oversight circle” is meeting. All are welcome, whether you happen to live in Hastings or St. Leonards.

 

Sunday 11th June :  12 noon  Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings

Following Meeting for Worship we will hear a presentation from Ana and Phil about their recent visit to an orphanage community in India.

 

Saturday 17th June :   10.30 am  at Westmeston Village Hall (near Ditchling)

Regional Meeting for Quakers from all the Local Meetings in East and West Sussex and Surrey, when we will hear a presentation about the life and the writings of James Naylor, one of the first generation of Quaker pioneers. Please bring a contribution of food for the shared lunch. The Meeting is expected to finish around 4 pm. 

 

Sunday 18th June :   12 noon  Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings

Following Meeting for Worship our “sharing group” considers the question: “Reasons for being a Quaker, or for letting go”.

AND  ON  THE  SAME  DAY

 6 pm  at Alison and Roy’s house  *

The “reading group” continues to study John Lampen’s essays in Quaker history. All are welcome.

 

Sunday 25th June :  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 2nd July :  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.

 

Saturday 8th July :  12 noon  Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings

Meeting for the ceremony of marriage between Naomi and May

 

Sunday 9th July :  12 noon  Quaker Meeting House, Albert Road, Bexhill

Area Meeting for Quakers from Local Meetings all over East Sussex takes place at Bexhill Meeting House following their morning Meeting for Worship (which you are also welcome to attend – starting 10.45 am). The theme for the Meeting is the Peace Testimony.

 

Sunday 16th July :  12 noon  Quaker Meeting House, South Terrace, Hastings

Following Meeting for Worship our “sharing group” considers the issue of “resilience”.

 

Saturday 22nd July :  3 pm at Phil and Ana’s house  *

The Hastings “oversight circle” is meeting. All are welcome, whether you happen to live in Hastings or St. Leonards.

 

Sunday 23rd July :  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.

 

29th July – 5th August :  University of Warwick

Yearly Meeting gathering all this week.

 

Sunday 6th August :  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.

 

*  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  hasqua@gmail.com

 

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