New Haven Friends Meeting

Religious Society of Friends/Quakers

You are Welcome Here

 We believe that every person is loved by Divine Spirit. Our Quaker faith community includes people of any age, religious background, race, education, nationality, physical or mental ability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or economic circumstance.

You are welcome to join us as you are. Dress as you feel comfortable.  We come together in worship*:

  • To listen to God;
  • To know and be known by God;
  • To grow in our faith;
  • To be changed;
  • To support each other; and 
  • To help one another do what God asks us to do.

    Our time together looks like this:

    • Children gather upstairs for a family circle at 10:15, with songs and stories, then go downstairs for a children's program. All are welcome in the family circle.
    • During Meeting for Worship upstairs, we sit quietly together;
    • Listening to those who are moved by the Spirit to speak (we use a hand held microphone so all can hear clearly);
    • Shaking hands when worship is ended, led by a member of Ministry and Counsel;
    • Greeting those around us, followed by sharing food during fellowship downstairs.
    *Adapted from materials from Friends General Conference.

    If you have questions about our Meeting, contact the Clerk of Meeting - [email protected]

    Meeting Times

    Meeting for Worship Sun 10:30 - 11:30am (and Sept to May First Day School for children). Childcare for babies is provided year round.

    Fellowship Hour Sun 11:30 to 12:30 with light refreshments and conversation

    Handicap Accessible

    How to Get to the Meetinghouse

    To see a full page CALENDAR for this month click HERE

    What's New

    Event Date: 
    05/05/2018 - 10:30am to 3:30pm

    Information and Seeker Session about the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC). 

    Public
    Event Date: 
    05/05/2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

    Join Friends Center for Children for an amazing day of family fun and help expand access to high-quality early childhood education in our community.  Free and op

    Public
    Event Date: 
    05/06/2018 - 10:30am to 3:00pm

    The next gathering of Friends from around the CT Valley Quarter will be held at New Haven Friends Meeting.  Details on the program, to begin after lunch, will be posted when available.

    Public

    Memorial Meeting in the Manner of Friends:

    Public

    Stories and Strategies for Racial Justice and Authentic Communication
    with Dr. Amanda Kemp
    Friday April 20, 6-9 pm & Saturday April 21, 9am-6 pm
    Mt. Toby Friends Meeting, Leverett, MA

    Public

    Not For Ourselves Alone

    Public

    Worship with us!

    (203) 468-7364
    225 East Grand Avenue
    New Haven, CT 06513
    United States
    Meeting Times: 

    Meeting for Worship Sun 10:30 - 11:30am (and Sept to May First Day School for children). Childcare for babies is provided year round.

    Fellowship Hour Sun 11:30 to 12:30 with light refreshments and conversation

    Handicap Accessible

    How to Get to the Meetinghouse

    To see a full page CALENDAR for this month click HERE

    New Haven Friends Google calendar
    NHFM is entirely dependent on financial contributions from individuals. Please consider what your experience here means to you and give as you are able.

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