Welcome. Quakers are a faith group committed to working for equality and peace.

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Reading Quaker Meeting
Welcome to our Meeting
Welcome to our Meeting

We meet in seven towns and villages in the Mid Thames area. All are welcome to come to a Quaker Meeting.

Quakers try to live in truth, peace, simplicity and equality, and to find something of God in everyone.

flowers on the table at Meeting for Worship
Flowers on the table at Meeting for Worship

Latest news

  • Mindfulness walk for new students

    Mindfulness walk for new students

    New to Reading Uni?  Then do join Angela, our friendly Quaker chaplain, for a ‘Mindfulness winter walk’ on Friday 25 January. Meet at the Chaplaincy (behind the Library) at …..Read More »
  • Action through enterprise

    Action through enterprise

    ATE is a small charity giving practical support to Lawra, a community in Upper West Ghana with chronic food shortages where 100% of people live in poverty. Its focus …..Read More »
  • Pericles – all at sea

    Pericles – all at sea

    A production from multi story theatre suitable for age 14+. In this ancient tale, a pair of story-tellers evoke a world in which a young girl is sold to …..Read More »
  • Christmas at Newbury Quakers

    Christmas at Newbury Quakers

    ‘Mince pies and Music’ was enjoyed after our Meeting for Worship on December 23.  There was a trio of Piano, Flute and Cello, to lead and accompany the singing.  …..Read More »
  • Mince pie Sunday 16 December at Henley

    Mince pie Sunday 16 December at Henley

    Our mince pie celebration, following years of tradition, was held after meeting for worship on Sunday 16 December, when greetings and mince pies were shared...Read More »
  • Quakers at Christmas

    Quakers at Christmas

    17th century Quakers would have shunned any special celebrations for Christmas: they believed that each day, and all of life, was sacred and Christmas Day was no different. We’ve …..Read More »

Upcoming events

Jan
20
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Jan 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Jan 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
11:00 am Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
12:30 pm Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Jan 20 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring a dish to share with others for lunch.  All are welcome
Jan
25
Fri
1:00 pm Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
All students and staff are welcome at this Meeting for Worship, held every Friday in the Reading University Chaplaincy Centre.  Enjoy a short time of quiet and reflection at the start of a busy term:…
2:00 pm Mindfulness walk @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Mindfulness walk @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
New students are invited to join our Quaker chaplain for a guided ‘mindfulness walk’ around the Harris garden
Jan
27
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Jan 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Jan 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Jan 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Jan 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Jan 27 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Jan 27 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
11:00 am Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Jan 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jan
30
Wed
12:00 pm Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Jan 30 @ 12:00 pm – 12:40 pm
 
12:15 pm Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Jan 30 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
 

Where Quakers meet in the Mid Thames Area